Inside CSI: NY's Nearly-Silent Artist-ic Episode, What It Means for Flack, Mac and the Messers

Tonight’s installment of CSI: NY (CBS, 9/8c) will reveal a whole new side to the long-running procedural: a silent one.

Written by executive producer Pam Veasey, the impactful hour — an homage of sorts to 2012 Oscar fave The Artist — explores the aftermath of a shooting at a political rally that leaves Lindsay badly injured. The first half of the investigation, however, is sans dialogue, and is instead narrated seamlessly by …READ MORE

Fall TV Preview: CSI: NY Serves Up 'Fun' Days Off, Temptation for Flack and... a New Li'l Messer?

Perpetually on the bubble, CBS’ CSI: NY was blessed earlier this year with an unexpected ninth season, which launches tonight at 8/7c. Given the 11th hour reprieve, it would have been entirely understandable for executive producers Pam Veasey and Zach Reiter to approach this season as the long-running procedural’s last — but is it? Perhaps not, say the showrunners. READ MORE