Latest Gil Grissom Stories

2011-05-04 05:04:00

NEW YORK, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- It's that time of year again - May sweeps. This is the season where television writers give viewers cliffhangers, births (who is the father of Shirley's baby on Community?) and weddings (Callie and Arizona on Grey's Anatomy). It's also the time of year where viewers learn if their favorite show will come back next season (Fringe, How I Met Your Mother), fade into the sunset (Smallville, Stargate Universe) or be on the dreaded bubble (Chuck). But one...

2009-07-20 20:12:12

Jorja Fox has signed up to reprise her role of Sara Sidle in multiple episodes of the U.S. crime drama series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, CBS announced. We're thrilled for Jorja's return to 'CSI,' executive producer Carol Mendelsohn said in a statement Monday. The viewers and longtime 'CSI' fans will be excited to discover where life has taken Sara Sidle and what brings her back to the 'CSI' team in Las Vegas in our premiere episode. CSI will begin its 10th season this fall. Fox, who had...

2009-05-15 09:20:00

Interactive Forensics Stage Show Designed to Involve Every Member of the Family MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Freestyle Music Park today announced the addition of "CSI:Live!"(R) entertainment show for the 2009 season. Based on the popular CBS television series, and a Mad Science(R) production, "CSI: Live!" is a family-friendly show that incorporates cutting-edge forensic science, unparalleled audience interaction and amazing visual effects into a fast-paced production. The...

2009-04-21 16:52:41

U.S. actor William Petersen says a film version of his police procedural CSI is in the works. Petersen gave up his starring role on the long-running television series in its ninth season, but is still an executive producer on the show and may return to his character at a later date. Laurence Fishburne is now the lead on the flagship crime scene investigation series, which has two popular spinoffs. I can understand people are a little trepidatious because of the franchise around the world and...

2009-01-16 17:24:30

More than 24 million people tuned in to watch character Gil Grissom leave the long-running U.S. crime drama series CSI, CBS announced Friday. Thursday's episode, which witnessed original cast member William Petersen's departure, delivered the series' largest audience since its Season 8 premiere in September 2007. The episode, which will be rebroadcast Jan. 22, also delivered the largest audience for a scripted program this season, the network noted.

2008-10-21 18:00:16

"Leave Out All the Rest," the new hit single from the U.S. rock band Linkin Park, will be prominently featured in an episode of "CSI," CBS said Tuesday. This is the first time a television series has taken the melody of a rock song and incorporated it into the underlying score of an episode in such a unique fashion, the network said in a release. The Nov. 6 episode opens and closes with and is named after "Leave Out All the Rest," the fifth single from Linkin Park's latest album, "Minutes...

2008-10-09 06:00:28

By Bill Keveney LOS ANGELES -- There's a reason there are no maggots -- actual ones, not the criminal variety -- on the CSI set. "We had them in a scene one night. We went away, and when we came back the next day, they had stunk the whole place up," William Petersen explains to Laurence Fishburne, who will join the cast as Petersen exits later in the hit drama's ninth season, which starts tonight (CBS, 9 ET/PT). Petersen, who plays supervisor Gil Grissom, is giving Fishburne a short...

2008-09-23 06:00:22

By Christopher Lawrence This being premiere week, there's a lot of information to get to. So I won't waste any time before sharing the 10 things you should know about the new fall season. Except to say this: Yes, "Lipstick Jungle" returns for its second season Wednesday on NBC. And no, the title is not in any way a jab at Sarah Palin. 1. IT'S A DOWN YEAR In the scramble to get shows back on the air after the writers strike, ABC and NBC held back five of last fall's new dramas to give...

2008-09-19 21:00:22

SEX AND THE CITY (Cert 15, 139 mins, Entertainment In Video, Comedy/Drama/ Romance, also available to buy DVD pounds 22.99/two-disc DVD pounds 24.99/Blu-ray pounds 29.99) Starring: Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis, Cynthia Nixon, Chris Noth, Jennifer Hudson, Jason Lewis, Evan Handler, David Eigenberg, Lynn Cohen, Mario Cantone, Candice Bergen, Willie Garson. ***** Carrie Bradshaw (Parker) and her gal pals Samantha (Cattrall), Charlotte (Davis) and Miranda (Nixon)...

2008-08-20 00:00:00

By Lynn Elber LOS ANGELES -- "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" has solved the mystery of who will replace departing CBS series star William Petersen: It's Laurence Fishburne. Fishburne, an Emmy and Tony award winner, will be introduced in the ninth episode of the upcoming 10th season, the network told The Associated Press on Monday. He'll play a forensics scientist with a secret. "I am elated and delighted to be joining the cast of 'CSI,'" Fishburne said in a statement, adding that he...

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