TVLine Items: CSI: NY Recast, Men at Work Scoop, 90210 Nabs Denise Richards and More!

CSI: NY RecastCSI: NY is giving little Lucy Messer a rather extreme makeover.

Brooklyn Silzer — who currently plays Patrick and Robin’s daughter on General Hospital — has been tapped to take over the role of Danny and Lindsay’s daughter in Season 9 of the CBS drama, reports.

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The child actor — who first appears in Episode 4 of the upcoming season — replaces twins Nadia and Talia Hartounian.

Ready for more of today’s TV dish? Well…

• TVLine has learned exclusively that Maz Jobrani (Better Off Ted) will appear in Season 2 of Men at Work as the owner of a Lebanese chicken restaurant who befriends James Lesure’s Gibbs.

• Denise Richards will guest-star in the 100th episode of 90210 this fall, per, playing a West Bev alum-turned-socialite mean girl.

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• ABC Family has given the green light to two new pilots: the Jennifer Lopez-produced The Fosters, which follows a multi-ethnic family of foster and biological kids being raised by two moms; and Socio, a Dexter-eqsue drama about an alleged teenage sociopath.

• Fox’s new fall drama The Mob Doctor has landed TV vet Timothy Busfield (The West Wing) for a guest spot, reports. He drops by as a dirty congressman.

• Lori Petty (Tank Girl) will appear in a Season 3 episode of Shameless. Per, she’ll play a woman who meets Fiona and Steve while searching for her lost daughter.

• In shameless self promotion news… I recently took part in HuffPost TV’s critics series, in which a group of 20 or so reporters named the season’s best new comedy and new drama, as well as our most anticipated returning series and the star we’re most excited to see. I’ve linked each video to the categories above, so click away for my picks!

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  1. HeatherInNY says:

    Wait ,so does this mean that she won’t be playing Emma Scorpio-Drake anymore?

  2. he’ll always be Poindexter to me…

  3. Jayne Morgan says:

    Thanks for the #CSINY scoop!!

  4. Jane says:

    I’m shocked that 90210 has made it to a hundred (a hundred!!) episodes. Also hearing about the new ABC Family shows makes me mourn Jane by Design even more.

  5. Rhylee says:

    Thanks for the CSINY scoop. Love the Messer Family.

  6. Jarrod says:

    What is with 90210 grabbing people Carman Electra and Denise Richards for the 100th episode? That episode is going to be cray cray.

  7. Zed says:

    LEBANESE!!! I’m Lebanese :L
    i always get excited when i see something about Lebanon on TV

    • Eli says:

      Maz Jobrani is Iranian…he looks Iranian and sounds Iranian. There’s nothing even close to Lebanese about him and he does not look like Lebanese people do. This casting is a FAIL when there are tons of good Lebanese-American actors out there…

  8. Stacie says:

    Awe the new Lucy is cute. I love her as Emma on General Hospital. Hopefully they’ll give her some lines for CSINY as well :)

  9. jena says:

    The show Men at Work is so… blah. For one thing, it tries too hard. For another thing, it doesn’t work.

  10. Lisa says:

    Thanks for the great CSI:NY scoop! She is adorable.

  11. sandee says:

    Hopefully she can do both. Love her on GH and her repoire with Jason Thompson (Patrick) is so good.

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