When “Psych” premiered back in 2006, it was a modest success but many worried the off-kilter, tongue-in-cheek mystery-of-the-week comedy starring relative unknowns would get the ax.
“We were still finding our niche,” recalls co-star Maggie Lawson in a video interview. “People really hadn’t seen that sort of hour-long procedural dramedy before. Thankfully, the network gave us time to find it.” Find it they did, in 120 episodes and now three TV movies.
In “Psych 3: This Is Gus,” the crime-solving goofball duo at the show’s center — hyper-observant Shawn (James Roday Rodriguez) and former ladies’ man Gus (Dulé Hill) — are starting to grow up. One’s married to longtime detective foil Juliet (Lawson), while Gus, whose story drives the plot in this outing, has both