CSI: Crime Scene Investigation launched a brand new style of forensic crime dramas within the US after its launch in 2000 and, regardless of being placed on ice in 2015, the present is getting a reboot.
CSI: Vegas will, in accordance to Deadline, reunite unique CSI stars William Petersen (Gil Grissom) and Jorja Fox (Sara Sidle), a significant reunion in any reboot as a result of their relationship was the emotional core of the unique.
The brand new season of the crime scene procedural has but to be commissioned by mum or dad community CBS and was meant to tie in with the 20th anniversary in October, however COVID-19 has put paid to that plan.
CSI: Vegas won’t be a easy resumption of the earlier present and the investigators will face a struggle for his or her very existence when the drama resumes in Las Vegas. The group led by Grissom and Sidle will welcome again outdated associates and utilise new methods and applied sciences because it battles to hold onto its place within the tumultuous Vegas crime world.
4 new characters can be launched in CSI: Vegas, together with:
- Maxine: the brand new head of the Vegas Crime Lab who’s a specialist in genetics, not too long ago divorced and coping with son who has a drug drawback.
- Josh: a Degree III CSI who is often the lead investigator on circumstances, and has a knack for crime scene reconstruction. He’s particularly helpful as a result of he comes from an area crime household.
- Allie: an immigrant who’s a younger Degree II CSI and a genius with a PhD from Harvard in forensic archaeology.
- Chris: a rising Degree II CSI who comes from privilege however has had to earn his stripes within the discipline.
- Hugo: who grew to become Head Medical Examiner three years in the past and for whom the “morgue is his comfortable place”.
CSI was an sudden hit when it premiered on CBS within the Friday evening graveyard in 2000 and its reputation was such that it spun off into long-running series CSI: Miami, starring David Caruso, CSI: New York, starring Gary Sinise, and CSI: Cyber, starring Patricia Arquette.
At its peak CSI was watched by greater than 25 million viewers and it grew to become the most-watched US drama within the 21st Century.
It’s not clear when manufacturing would begin on the series, which can reportedly be run by Elementary author Jason Tracey and produced by Jerry Bruckheimer TV and CBS TV Studios.
CSI screened on Channel 5 within the UK.
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