CBS's successful CSI franchise gets transplanted to the Big Apple. Cases involving sewer rats as witnesses, a victim whose head was slammed in a pizzeria oven, and murders of commodities traders, and--of course--a Red Sox fan. CSI: NY is a bleaker, grimmer version of its Las Vegas and Miami cousins. The team is made up of a pleasantly New Yawk but indistinct cast of characters. The teams leader Detective Mac Taylor (Gary Sinise), is a former Marine from Chicago. Mac is a veteran of the NYPD who lost his wife on 9/11, and as such must work to rebuild his personal life while supervising his team. He is organized, efficient, dedicated, and very proper in his management style. His second in command for the first 6 seasons is Detective Stella Bonasera (Melina Kanakaredes), Stella is half-Greek, half-Italian, and entirely New York City. She helped Mac through the impact of his wife's death and has been by his side ever since. She is a savvy investigator, yet she often speaks before she ...
In the city that never sleeps, CSI: NY never rests.
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Did You Know?
No obvious in story-universe reason, within the first episode of season two, is given for the radical change of location for the new look CSI:NY offices, or where most of the season one featured core CSI staff went since the events of season one. Or, how much time has passed within the story universe. See more
Throughout the series it is clear that the show is not filmed in New York as the same set is used for all the streets. See more
You take the bottom; I'll take the top.
I like being on top.
Referenced in The Town
Written by Pete Townshend
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