CSI: NY "Officer Involved" Season 8 Episode 4 – Well, I guess there is going to be a pay-off for Danny being separated from the rest of the group after all. After last week’s episode showed the newly minted sergeant having a beer with some other members of his crew, I was a bit confused as to why we were learning so much about these other characters outside of the crime lab. Well CSI: NY returned with "Officer Involved" this week, and showed us that there was a reason for all of these scenes of camaraderie between Danny and his troops that we’ve seen this season.
It was clear from the beginning that the other cops weren’t telling the whole truth, and there was obviously a lot of heat being directed towards Danny as he’s the new sergeant. A lot of this heat was being thrown by none other than Breaking Bad‘s Dean Norris, playing Lieutenant Adler. Fresh off one of the best seasons of the greatest shows of all time, as well as a guest stint on the original CSI, it seems that Norris is a hot commodity these days.
Norris did a great job in his scenes, and he naturally injects a sense of seriousness and gravitas to the show that isn’t always there. He’s definitely playing a similar character to Hank from Breaking Bad, but he plays it well so I’m not complaining. Also, it’s great to see him walking around again! Read More...