More shock value are added in the next "The Mentalist". The CBI are scouring a dessert when suddenly a heavy object lands in front of their feet. Turns out, it is the personnel director of Carnelian, Inc who plummets to his death during a skydiving exercise.
In the March 24 episode, Patrick Jane takes on corporate America when the CBI investigates a series of murders at a financial firm's retreat. The story of greed and betrayal pits Patrick against a group of financiers at a corporate retreat in the wilds of the Sierra Nevada foothills.
On other news, Simon Baker who plays Patrick Jane has been named the Sexiest Man on TV in the new issue of TV Guide magazine that arrives on newsstands on March 26. He takes over the title from "Grey's Anatomy" Patrick Dempsey who has been on the position for two straight years. Commenting on the honor, Baker said, "My wife said to me this morning, 'I could take a photo of you right now and they might take that title away from you.' "