In the BrainDead episode “Playing Politics: Living Life in the Shadow of the Budget Showdown — A Critique,” Senate Aide Laurel Healy (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) continues her investigation into the death of Dr. Daudier. The doctor’s daughter Rochelle Daudier (Nikki M. James) wants answers too, so she and eccentric genius Gustav Triplette conduct their own investigation as more bugs infect the nation’s capital.
Gustav Triplette is portrayed by Johnny Ray Gill. He’s known for his roles on WGN’s Underground (Sam), SundanceTV’s Rectify (Kerwin Whitman), True Blood (Tyrese), and Harry’s Law (Damien Winslow) with Oscar-winning actress Kathy Bates. BrainDead airs Mondays at 10pm on CBS.