TVLine Items: Bates Motel First Look, Big C Books Brian Dennehy, CSIs Crossover and More

The doors of Bates Motel are finally open.

A first look at A&E’s upcoming Psycho prequel — featuring Finding Neverland‘s Freddie Highmore as teenage Norman Bates, Vera Farmiga as his ‘Mother! Oh God, Mother!’ and the infamous residence itself — has surfaced. READ MORE & VIEW PHOTO

Gary Sinise: CSI: NY's Uncertain Fate Led to 'A Lot of Emotion' In 'Very Reflective' Finale

Tonight at 9/8c, CBS’ CSI: NY presents its season finale, in which a shooting leaves Mac hovering between life and death, precipitating a visit from his late wife, Claire. Meanwhile, the crime drama itself finds itself hoping to cheat death by earning the Season 9 renewal that thus far has eluded it. TVLine spoke with series lead Gary Sinise about the “very reflective” hour, why the show’s uncertain fate made it extra-emotional, and … READ MORE

Fall TV Preview

CSI: NY Preview: Mac's Emotional Closure, Danny's New Family, and Jo's Blast from the Past

The strictures of the fall TV season didn’t allow CBS’ CSI: NY to air its 9/11-centric Season 8 premiere on the 10th anniversary of the terror attacks, but the episode is no less powerful.

Airing this Friday at 9/8c, the hour finds Gary Sinise’s Mac AWOL from the lab and instead … READ MORE

Exclusive

CSI: NY Exclusive First Look Video: Who Takes a Bullet During This Week's Explosive Shootout?

Peter Fonda’s CSI: NY guest stint wraps this Friday (CBS, 9/8c), and as you can see in TVLine’s exclusive sneak peek clip, the big-screen legend is going out with a bang — literally. WATCH VIDEO AND READ MORE