Exclusive: CSI Books Tim Matheson for Arc to Span Finale and Season 14 Premiere

CSI Season 13 Finale Cast Tim MathesonHart of Dixie‘s Tim Matheson is again playing doctor, in a two-episode arc on CSI. Only this time, it sounds like he might leave a lot of (gulp) dead bodies in his wake.

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TVLine has learned exclusively that Matheson will guest-star in the CBS crime drama’s Season 13 finale (airing May 15) as Mr. Tate, a handsome, sophisticated and highly intelligent Ph.D. and M.D. who emerges as a suspect in a series of Dante’s Inferno-themed killings.

Matheson will continue the role this fall, in the already renewed series‘ Season 14 opener.

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In addition to his current run on The CW’s Hart of Dixie (where he also directed the upcoming Season 2 finale), Matheson’s TV credits include The West Wing and, more recently, Burn Notice and White Collar.