Details for Season Five Episode 2, “Dead Lift”; for iZombie Revealed

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will play Zed, just one of two city council members who didn’t flee the town of Seattle in The CW’s iZombie. With the fifth and final season almost upon us, we’re getting more news. Like the synopsis for the season’s second episode, which will be called Dead Lift. You can check out the details below, provided by

KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR GUEST STARS — Liv (Rose McIver), on fitness guru brains, and Clive (Malcolm Goodwin) continue investigating a murder with no body and no evidence. Meanwhile, Peyton (Aly Michalka) approaches councilman Zed (guest star Kareen Abdul-Jabbar) with a request but doesn’t get the answer she was hoping for. Lastly, Liv surprises Major (Robert Buckley) with a thoughtful gesture just when he needs it the most. Rahul Kohli, David Anders, and Bryce Hodgson also star. Michael Fields directed the episode written by Philip Hoover & Jacob Farmer.

iZombie returns on May 2nd. You can check out the official teaser trailer below: