logo
Getty Images
Getty Images

ET: Shemar Moore Gives Fans a Glimpse inside the Upcoming Season of SWAT

Odette Odendaal
Nov 12, 2020
06:00 A.M.

With the imminent return of the hit series "S.W.A.T." for its fourth season, actor Shemar Moore spilled details about their filming progress and the focus of the upcoming season's storyline.

Advertisement

Early in August, "S.W.A.T." resumed filming of season 4, one of the first scripted series to get back to business after the novel coronavirus turned pandemic. However, fans can expect important issues to highlight the upcoming season.

In a new interview, Shemar Moore, who plays the role of the SWAT team leader Hondo, gave a glimpse into the issues the police drama felt is important to shed light on during season 4.

Shemar Moore visits Hallmark's "Home & Family" on February 27, 2018, in Universal City, California. | Source: Getty Images.

Shemar Moore visits Hallmark's "Home & Family" on February 27, 2018, in Universal City, California. | Source: Getty Images.

THEIR FILMING PROGRESS

Three months into filming, the CBS series completed the first eight episodes of season 4. Since the cast and crew diligently adhere to health and safety protocols, they've remained COVID-19 negative and ready to bring their concerns in a raw and powerful way.

Advertisement

"It's taking some discipline but we're on episode eight, going on almost three months and have no positive cases, and we're still bringing in that thrill ride," Moore told ET.

Advertisement

WHAT SEASON 4 IS ALL ABOUT

Police brutality against George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and several others headlined the year, and with "S.W.A.T." being a police drama, Moore said that fans should get ready for a "special and poignant" season.

"You'll see with our first episode and many more to follow, we're talking about some real issues. We're talking about racial injustice, we're talking about the perception of police -- the good and the bad -- and I think we're going to see some powerful messages from us this year," Moore elaborated.

Advertisement

While real-life SWAT Units usually step in during hostage situations or to take down heavily armed offenders, the team on the television series focus more on regular police work to allow a bigger variety of storylines.

WHEN WILL SEASON 4 PREMIERE?

Fans of "S.W.A.T." can tune into CBS at 9/8c on Wednesday, November 11 to watch the premiere of season 4, and it jumps right into racial tension. As Los Angeles grapples with the tension between the black community and law enforcement, Hondo and his team confront the situation.

Advertisement

Moore is biracial and proud of the work they've done on what he called the "strongest" season of the show yet. The 50-year-old's name is also a beautiful blend, as it is a combination of his mother and father's first names, Sherrod and Marylin.

Sadly, Shemar Moore lost his mom when she passed in February this year. The pair were very close, and on what would have been her 77th birthday, Moore shared a special message in her honor.

Wishing his "heavenly birthday momma" a happy birthday, Moore thought about all the lives she affected with her "sass" and kindness of heart. Alongside a sweet picture wherein he kissed her on the cheek, Moore expressed how much he loves her.

Advertisement
info
Please fill in your e-mail so we can share with you our top stories!
By subscribing, you agree to our Privacy Policy
Advertisement
info

We at news.AmoMama.com do our best to give you the most updated news regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, but the situation is constantly changing. We encourage readers to refer to the online updates from CDС, WHO, or Local Health Departments to stay updated.Take care!

Related posts

Malia Obama, 25, Makes 1st-Ever Red Carpet Appearance, Igniting Mixed Reactions About Her Comfy Outfit

April 28, 2024

Gray-Haired Tom Selleck, 79, Called 'Sexiest Man Ever' as He Poses at His Ranch in Rare New Photoshoot

April 17, 2024

Malia Obama, 25, Flaunts Gorgeous Red Hair & Toned Figure in Sports Set on Hiking Trip: Photo

April 16, 2024

Demi Moore, 61, Looks Like a 'Goddess' in a Tight Black and White Swan-Shaped Gown

January 24, 2024

Teen Idol Rob Lowe, 59, Found Happiness with an Older Wife – Meet the Woman Who Saved His Life 3 Decades Ago

March 14, 2024

5 Celebrities Who Don't Look the Same as in the 80s – Photos of Radical Transformations

May 04, 2024

Demi Moore Wows in a Chic Mini Dress & Ignites an Online Discussion about Her Legs at 61

February 13, 2024

Jay Leno and His Wife Mavis Make Red Carpet Appearance Together with a Rare Interview

May 01, 2024

'This Should Remain Private': Bruce Willis & Demi Moore's Daughters' Breastfeeding Photo Sparks Controversy

March 15, 2024

Demi Moore, 61, Draws Attention as She Rocks Sheer Lacy Dress, Sparking Online Discussion

May 17, 2024

'Fillers Ruined Him': Fans Can't Understand What Happened to Ryan Gosling, 43, after Seeing His Face at SXSW

April 24, 2024

Why Gwen Stefani & Blake Shelton Rang in the New Year Separately: Inside Their Marriage

January 25, 2024

7 Celebrities Who Stunned at Cannes 2024 — Astounding Photos

May 20, 2024

This Star Is Now Living Privately with Famous Spouse - He Proposed on 2nd Date & Still Loves Her at Any Weight

May 02, 2024