Meet the entire new Top Gear crew that will be presenting the TV show once it returns in May

WATCH: Kendall screams at Caitlyn about the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in a new episode of KUWTK

CSI: Fishburne out, Ted Danson in

2011-07-13 13:44
 

New York - It's a long way from running a bar on the TV comedy Cheers, but this fall Ted Danson will join the cast of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (CSI: Las Vegas to SA fans), CBS announced on Tuesday.

Danson will play the new supervisor for the Las Vegas CSI team. It's the position originally held by William Petersen and then filled by Laurence Fishburne, who had been on the show since its 2008-09 season.

Besides his CSI duties, Danson will remain a series regular on the HBO comedy series, Bored to Death, CBS said.

The 63-year-old Danson first found TV stardom nearly 30 years ago playing Boston bar owner Sam Malone on Cheers, a comedy hit on NBC that ran for 11 seasons.

CSI will begin its 12th season with Danson on September 21.

Read more on:    laurence fishburne  |  ted danson  |  tv  |  csi
NEXT ON CHANNEL24X

Meet the new Top Gear crew!

2016-02-11 10:56

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
7 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
 

Recent News

Meet the new Top Gear crew!

2016-02-11 10:56

Top Gear revealed the full crew that will be presenting the TV show once it returns in May. Read More »

SONA 2016 will see the largest contingent of local TV reporters and producers ever assembled in Parliament. Read More »

inside channel 24

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.