Motive is a police procedural drama television series. Its premise is to show the murderer at the beginning of the episode and then focus on the investigation, including the murderer’s motive.
Dr. Kate Robbins in the episode “The One That Got Away” (1×13)
Dr. Kate Robbins is a psychiatrist who seduces two of her young male patients. She gets involved in a murder.
Amanda was asked to do the season finale of season two and she immediately accepted since she knew the producers and writers of the show, refusing to even read the script first. When she finally had the chance to read it, she was taken aback, as the character was psychotic and manipulative.
Amanda created a background story for the character in order to try to understand her better, but she was still very creeped out by the character.