TVLine Items: CSI: NY Vet Visits Hawaii, Obama Joins Colbert Special and More

Melina Kanakaredes

A former CSI: NY detective is heading for warmer weather.

Melina Kanakaredes — whose extensive TV credits also include roles on ProvidenceN.Y.P.D. Blue and Guiding Light — will guest-star on a Season 5 episode of Hawaii Five-0.

The news was broken late Thursday via the CBS procedural’s official Twitter account:

Ready for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well…

* President Barack Obama will appear Monday on Stephen Colbert’s special Stephen Colbert Presents: Mr. Colbert Goes to Washington, D.C. Ya Later, Legislator: Partisan Is Such Sweet Sorrow: A Colbert Victory Lap 0’14 (Comedy Central, 11:30/10:30c).

* Ana Ortiz will guest-star on multiple episodes of NBC’s Marry MeEntertainment Weekly reports. The Devious Maids star will play Hailey, a love interest for Tymberlee Hill’s Kay.

The Musketeers‘ second season kicks off Saturday, Jan. 17, at 9 pm on BBC America. Marc Warren (The Good Wife) joins the cast as the Comte De Rochefort.

Dexter‘s C.S. Lee will recur on the second season of HBO’s True Detective, according to The Hollywood Reporter, playing State Attorney General Richard Geldof.