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J.J. Returns to 'Criminal Minds' to Send Away Emily

February 2, 2011 (6:54 am) GMT
A.J. Cook confirmed that she is reprising the role for an episode which would see the last of Paget Brewster's Emily.

Beloved alumna of "" will return for an episode this Spring. , whose departure from the CBS series last Fall invited protests among show's fans, will reprise her role as Jennifer "J.J." Jareau in an episode directed by Matthew Gray Gubler.

Cook confirmed via Twitter, writing "Heading back to Criminal Minds for @pagetpaget final episode. @GUBLERNATION is directing. It's going to be GOOD/WEIRD/SAD!!!" who has been with the show for almost five years is not returning to the series as well, replaced by a new agent played by .

The exit story of Brewster's Emily has been paved since last week when she was informed that a criminal she put away during her days with Interpol had escaped. It is unclear how J.J. would jump in the story. The last time she was seen, J.J. joined the government's Defense Department.

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