"Survivor: Blood vs. Water" Wins Time Period in All Key Measures. Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/Tvbythenumbers/~3/Vfz3st7-XQo/
Someone turns up dead on the Sept. 25 season premiere of CBS's CSI . Who's the corpse in the casket? Executive producer Don McGill offers some clues: http://www.tvguide.com/News/Kecks-Exclusives-CSI-Mystery-Funeral-1070074.aspx?rss=breakingnews
“9021″-oh, yeah! Jason Priestley is coming to “CSI.” Former “Beverly Hills 90210″ star Priestley has been booked as a guest star on the CBS crime drama for its 300th episode, which will air Oct 23. Priestley will play Mr. Witten, a reclusive casino mogul who once threw the most lavish parties in Las Vegas until he was accused of murder. Still handsome and charming, years of battling his addictions have taken their toll. The heir to a classic movie studio empire and a lover of film magic, he’s looking to believe in his dreams again. Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/jason-priestly-to-guest-on-csi-300th-episode/
CSI is heading into it’s 14th season this September, but the series still manages to shock. In a series of images from the season premiere, “The Devil and D.B. Russell,” CBS reveals shocking scenes of women being chained and collared to beds. The episode will find the CSI team racing to rescue the kidnapped Morgan and Ellie Brass (Brittany Redman). D.B. Russell will lead the charge to find the sadistic kidnapper. Meanwhile, Eric Roberts ( The Dark Knight ) and James Callis ( Battlestar Galactica ) will guest star. Check out the photos in the gallery below. Read More... http://www.tvequals.com/2013/08/28/csi-prepares-for-dark-season-14-premiere-with-new-photos/
Yikes. CSI star George Eads (Nick Stokes) "will not appear in several episodes during the first half" of the show's 14th season, CBS TV Studios said in a statement. Why not? According to The Hollywood Reporter, he wasn't happy with the creative direction of his character — a role he's played since CSI started in 2000 — and he had "a heated exchange" with a co-writer of a recent episode, who happened to be 8 months pregnant. Showrunner Carol Mendelsohn reportedly heard about the altercation... http://feeds.wetpaint.com/~r/wetpaint/latest/excerpt/~3/QF1BgYzI9-Q/2013-08-28-csis-george-eads-leave-show
The 300th episode of "CSI" will bring a very familiar face back to the Las Vegas crime lab.Marg Helgenberger, who left the long-running CBS drama a couple years ago, will make a return appearance as Catherine Willows in the milestone episode, which is scheduled to air Oct. 23.Catherine's will return will be sparked by the reopening of a cold case from 14 years back. A former casino mogul becomes a suspect when someone is killed in his home, with the details similar to a case the team worked back in 2000.The episode will include, per TVLine, what executive producer Don McGill is calling "faux-backs" -- newly filmed flashback scenes that feature Catherine, Nick (George Eads) and other current cast members who were also around at the show's start.Helgenberger left "CSI" in January 2012 as Catherine took a job with the FBI. She stars in CBS' midseason series "Intelligence," which is scheduled to premiere in February.... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/08/csi-season-14-marg-helgenberger-returning-for-300th-episode.html
Fast National ratings for Wednesday, June 19, 2013A high-scoring overtime game in the Stanley Cup Finals gave NBC a win Wednesday night, continuing the run of solid ratings for the NHL's final series. FOX's "Masterchef" was down a little from last week but still put up decent numbers for FOX.Elsewhere, "The American Baking Competition" had its biggest overall audience yet for CBS and matched its 18-49 rating from last week.NBC drew 6.2 million viewers and a 3.6 rating/6 share in households for the night, pending updates for its live broadcast. CBS (5.95 million, 3.9/7) was a close second in viewers, and FOX (5.3 million, 3.3/6) finished third. ABC (3.75 million, 2.6/4) took fourth, and The CW trailed with 1.2 million viewers and a 0.8/1.NBC's 2.2 rating among adults 18-49 edged FOX's 2.1 for the lead. CBS came in third with a 1.1, followed by ABC at 1.0. The CW came in at 0.4 in the... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/06/tv-ratings-stanley-cup-finals-and-masterchef-lead-wednesday.html
Fast National ratings for Wednesday, June 5, 2013It's a slow night indeed when no network averages over 5.4 million viewers. The lead show of the night was a rerun of "CSI," followed by the second hour of "Masterchef,"FOX led Wednesday with 5.4 million viewers and a 3.4 rating/6 share in households. CBS was close behind at 5.3 million, 3.7/6. NBC was third with 4.3 million viewers and a 3.0/5, then ABC at 3.9 million viewers and a 2.6/4 and the CW at 1.2 million viewers and a 0.8/1.The adults 18-49 demo also went to FOX with a 2.2 rating, followed by CBS and ABC tied at 1.1, NBC at 0.9 and the CW at 0.4Wednesday hour by hour:8 p.m.NBC: "Dateline" (5.2 million viewers, 3.7/7)FOX: "Masterchef" (4.9 million, 3.1/5)CBS: "The American Baking Competition" (4.6 million, 3.1/6)ABC: "The Middle" rerun (4.1 million, 2.7/5)/"Family Tools" (3.4 million, 2.3/4)The CW: "Arrow" rerun (1.4 million, 0.9/2)18-49 leader: "Masterchef" (2.0)9 p.m.FOX:... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/06/tv-ratings-csi-rerun-and-masterchef-lead-a-quiet-wednesday.html
"CSI" original recipe will return to CBS this fall, the last franchise entry standing, but after Wednesday (May 15) night's season finale, could the series wind up mourning a series regular? Of course, we're referring to Elisabeth Harnois' Morgan Brody, who would up missing by the end of the hour. After chasing a serial killer murdering prostitutes in manners that fit the circles of Hell in "Dante's Inferno," the team sent Morgan undercover, to the protestations of Ecklie. READ MORE...
CSI Season 13 Episode 22 "Skin In The Game" airs Wednesday May 15 (10:00-11:00PM, ET/PT) on CBS. Episode Synopsis: CSI Season 13 Episode 22 "Skin In The Game" — As Russell and his team investigate a series of murders, one of their own confronts peril on a dangerous undercover mission to get close to the killer, on the 13th season finale cliffhanger of CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION, Wednesday, May 15 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Guest stars include Eric Roberts as brother Daniel Larson, James Callis as writer John Merchiston, Tim Matheson as Oliver Tate, Annabella Sciorra as Nancy Brass and Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi, Thomas D. Clufetos Jr., and Geezer Burler as themselves. READ MORE...