29_35x90 knx_35x90

Local

Hollywood Reporter: Ted Danson Replaces Laurence Fishburne On ‘CSI’

View Comments
Popular TV star Ted Danson joins the cast of "CSI" this fall. (credit: AP)

Popular TV star Ted Danson joins the cast of “CSI” this fall. (credit: AP)

Photo Galleries

HOLLYWOOD (CBS) — The “CSI” team is getting a new boss, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

The publication reports former “Cheers” and “Becker” star Ted Danson will replace Laurence Fishburne when “CSI” returns for its 12th season premiere in September.

Fishburne spent the past 2+ seasons in the lead role of the popular crime drama replacing original series lead William Peterson.

Danson, an Emmy and Golden Globe winner best known for comedy, won great notices playing on the seies drama “Damages,” opposite Glenn Close.

Danson’s character presumably comes to Las Vegas having worked in Portland.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,373 other followers