Ted Danson in "CSI" (Photo: Sonja Flemming/CBS)

‘CSI’ Boss: Season 13 Will Pull the Team Apart

“CSI: Crime Scene Investigation’s” season finale proved that even though the procedural drama has been on the air for 12 seasons, it’s still got what it takes to surprise viewers. The kidnapping of D.B. Russell’s (Ted Danson) granddaughter Kaitlyn (Mia Hayes) and the resignation of Nick Stokes (George Eads) set such dramatic — and unforeseen […]

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Playlist: CBS Showrunners Share What They’re Watching (Hint: It’s Not Each Other’s Shows)

If you’re not watching “Breaking Bad,” “Game of Thrones,” “Mad Men” or “Homeland,” you may be missing out. These shows are overwhelmingly the favorite TV viewing of the executive producers and showrunners from CBS procedural shows — “Criminal Minds,” “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,” “CSI: NY,” “Elementary,” “Hawaii Five-0,” “NCIS,” and “NCIS: Los Angeles” — and […]

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"Homecoming" -  D.B. Russell (Ted Danson) and Barbara Russell (Peri Gilpin) in the season finale of CSI (Photo: Sonja Flemming/CBS)

‘CSI’ Finale Promises the Introduction of Mrs. Russell – and the Ultimate Home Invasion

Season 12 was kind of a game changer for “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” with the introduction of several new characters and the departure of a long-time favorite. Ted Danson joined the cast as D.B. Russell, replacing Lawrence Fishburne’s Dr. Ray Langston, but actually coming in more as an equal to Gil Grissom (William Petersen), as […]

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Elisabeth Shue Joins Cast of ‘CSI’

Elisabeth Shue is returning to Sin City. The Oscar-nominated star of “Leaving Last Vegas” has been cast as “CSI’s” new leading lady. Shue replaces departing series regular Marg Helgenberger, who will exit her full-time role as Catherine Willows in January. She’ll first appear in the show’s Feb. 15 episode alongside this season’s other new recruit, […]

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TNT Orders Crime-Solving Dog Pilot

BY: Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – TNT is going to the dogs with its next project. The network has ordered a pilot for an adaptation of the Susannah Charleson book “Scent of the Missing,” about her experience with Puzzle, a dog with a strong aptitude for rescue missions. The pilot’s log line says of […]

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Burlesque Queen Dita Von Teese to Tease ‘CSI’

Lady Heather, look out! There’s a new dark beauty on the (crime) scene. Dita Von Teese, burlesque star, retro style goddess, model/actress and former Mrs. Marilyn Manson, is set to guest star on ‘CSI: Crime Scene Investigation‘ this season, reports Entertainment Weekly. She’ll play a femme fatale, but of course, in an ‘L.A. Confidential’-style episode […]

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‘CSI’ Finale: Langston Pushed to ‘The Breaking Point,’ Says Exec Producer

There’s no question that Langston (Laurence Fishburne) has been losing his mind over the Dr. Jekyll case. But could his obsession with the serial killer lead to losing his own life in ‘CSI‘s May 20 finale? “The goal was to push him to the breaking point – because what doesn’t kill you, makes you stronger, […]

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