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CSI to host Craig T. Nelson

Actor Craig T. Nelson has made a good living in comedy. The actor is best known for his Emmy-winning performance on Coach has recently hit the big screen with Will Farrell in Blades of Glory, voiced Mr. Incredible in The Incredibles, and played a prison warden in My Name Is Earl. But now it's time to get serious again.

Nelson has signed on for a three-episode arc for CBS's stern blockbuster CSI, says The Hollywood Reporter. He'll play a high-level executive for a New York publishing firm who happens to be the nemesis of Mac Taylor (played by Gary Sinise).

Seriousness won't be a problem for Nelson. His last major television role was playing police chief Jack Mannion in the CBS cop drama The District.

CSI is currently undergoing a major casting change. Actor William Petersen, who plays Gil Grissom, is phasing out slowly, and Laurence Fishburne is beginning his transition as CSI's new male lead.

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Finally, some good news.
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He is always fun to watch.
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good to see him back on TV
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This'll be interesting
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Excited to see what Craig T Nelson brings to CSI, he's a great actor. Looking forward to it.
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Okay, I'm confused. Is Nelson appearing on CSI:NY or CSI? Paragraph 2 names CSI and then the lead actor from CSI:NY. Then para 4 gives details on CSI(LV). Poorly written.
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I love coach. I am very excited to see him in this role.
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yea its sad that coach hasnt been completely released aside from seasons 1-3, i loved the district it was awesome lynee thigpen and craig's chemistry was the best sad when she passed away he seems to be doing a few movies like the family stone (love it) and the incredibles (awesome) and i think one other since the district ended. awesome to see him back on tv. we need those shows on dvd
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This is great news. Craig is one actor who excells in both drama and comedy. I'm sure he'll make an excellent nemisis for Mac.
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Craig will do a good job on CSI: NY, he's an actor with a lot of presence when he walks into a room.
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Good luck Craig T Nelson. I'm sure you will do a good job.
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I heard that Pee Wee Herman my be Fish's nemesis in CSI...
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