‘CSI: NY’ Makes Transition With Little Hoopla and A ‘Genius’ Twist

CBS’ ‘CSI: NY‘ – which this fall moves to Fridays at 9/8c – has a lot to accomplish in its Season 7 premiere airing September 24. For one, there’s the none-to-small matter of how the Messers extricate themselves from the closing scene of the finale, in which Danny found cray-cray killer Shane Casey in their […]

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Sela Ward Joins ‘CSI: NY’ In Season Premiere

Sela Ward has officially been added to the the cast of ‘CSI: NY,’ it was announced on Tuesday – some 24 hours after word got out that original cast member Melina Kanakaredes was leaving the CBS series. Melina Kanakaredes Out At ‘CSI: NY’! Sela Ward In? Ward, who won Emmys for her work on ‘Sisters‘ […]

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Melina Kanakaredes Out At ‘CSI: NY’! Sela Ward In?

File this one under “CS-WHY?”: After six seasons as Stella Bonasera, Melina Kanakaredes is leaving CBS’ ‘CSI: NY.’ And according to at least one outlet, a familiar face is being eyed to replace her. “We hoped Melina would return to ‘CSI: NY’ for another season, but we respect her decision to move on,” reads a […]

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‘CSI’ Franchise Faces Possible Shake-Up, From Vegas to NYC

New time slots and the possible exit of at least one familiar face could help breathe new life into CBS’ aging ‘CSI’ franchise as the three series enter the 2010-11 TV season. Among the people who may be on the move: ‘CSI: Crime Scene Investigation‘ vet Marg Helgenberger told TV Squad that her contract is […]

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Melina Kanakaredes: ‘CSI: NY’ Is ‘Beating Me Up Again!’

Before the first question even comes her way, Melina Kanakaredes jumps in to describe this week’s ‘CSI: NY‘ like so: “They’re beating me up again!” Could her lament have something to do with the underwater stunt she’s seen rehearsing here? Kanakaredes took us inside CBS drama’s Stella-centric hour (airing Wednesday at 10/9c), in which Detective […]

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