The variety of authentic CSI cast members showing on CBS’ forthcoming revival has elevated.
Per Deadline, Paul Guilfoyle is the most recent cast member locked in.
The actor performed Jim Brass on the unique sequence and can be a part of fellow franchise vets William Petersen (Gil), Jorja Fox (Sara), and Wallace Langham (Hodges).
But there’s fairly the caveat concerned with this casting information:
Petersen, Fox, and Langham are all set as sequence regulars on CSI: Vegas, however Guilfoyle is barely set to look in two episodes.
Still, it is good to know that followers will likely be attending to meet up with the character on the brand new sequence.
Guilfoyle was a pivotal a part of CSI when it launched, staying with the show for 14 seasons, exiting forward of CSI Season 15, which was the ultimate season.
The sequence is bringing in a wealth of latest blood, together with Matt Lauria (Friday Night Lights), Paula Newsome (Chicago Med), Mel Rodriguez (Last Man on Earth), and Mandeep Dhillon (After Life).
Jamie McShane (SEAL Team) can be on board in a recurring capability.
“Facing an existential risk that would carry down the Crime Lab, a superb new group of forensic investigators should welcome again old buddies and deploy new methods to protect and serve justice in Sin City,” reads the official logline.
While the sequence has been in the works for a while, it solely lately snagged a proper pickup.
“Twenty-one years in the past, we launched ‘CSI’ and watched in awe as this new cinematic sequence launched a whole style and have become a groundbreaking juggernaut that also has world resonance at the moment,” stated Kelly Kahl, President, CBS Entertainment, when the sequence order was introduced.
“We are thrilled to welcome the subsequent technology of forensic criminalists to the ‘CSI’ model and unite them with the legendary characters from the previous who we nonetheless love, together with the extraordinary Billy Petersen and Jorja Fox.”
“Crimefighting expertise has superior dramatically during the last a number of years, and mixed with basic ‘CSI’ storytelling, we will not wait to observe this new ‘CSI’ group do what they do finest: comply with the proof.”
“I’m excited to be bringing again the ‘CSI’ franchise to all our followers who’ve been so loyal to us for all these years,” stated Jerry Bruckheimer.
“And to be again in Las Vegas the place it began over 20 years in the past makes it much more particular. We’ve loved engaged on this mission with CBS and sit up for welcoming again Billy, Jorja and Wallace as they be a part of a brand new group of gifted actors in CSI: VEGAS.”
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