The series is executive produced by creators Carol Mendelsohn, Anthony E.NYPD Blue creator Steven Bochco called the 60-year-old Golden Globe winner 'cancerous' and 'impossible' and revealed David thought he was 'too good for TV' while playing Detective John Kelly on the ABC series.'He was emotionally unavailable to everyone, and he was volatile, moody or sullen, depending on the day.
Kim Delaney joined the series following the pilot episode's broadcast.
When Calleigh, while working a case with Delko, crosses paths with young Austin again, she takes a look at the lad’s life and how it might be better, as well as what’s missing from her own. “I think Calleigh’s probably starting to notice she’s always in the lab, she just only works.” And upon seeing what Austin’s been up to, “She finally realizes if he’s going to be in the foster system, she’d rather he be with her,” says Procter. “She decides she’s going to adopt addition to her life once longtime coworker and sometime flame Delko gets wind of what she’s up to. “And when I find out what’s happening, I offer to take on that responsibility with Calleigh — if she wants me to.” Um, “take on that responsibility with Calleigh”? I hope we’re actually going down the road and see what there is to see as opposed to just imagining it.” But it’s perhaps the ever-patient Delko/Calleigh ‘shippers for whom Procter and Rodriguez are most excited.
He’s sweet….” Surveying his CSI’s motivations, Rodriguez notes that Delko has always been game for romance with Calleigh, while she has expressed reservations based on past relationships gone sour.
Horatio investigates the murder of a model intentionally run down outside of a Miami hotel by a driver who fled the scene.
When the evidence leads to a suspect, governmental red tape puts an unexpected twist on the proceedings.
Most people don't function well in a dysfunctional environment, but Caruso loved it because he was the source of all the discontent, and it empowered him.'After his first season - the hot-tempered redhead demanded '0K per episode, Fridays off, a 38ft trailer, an office suite on the lot, two Manhattan hotel suites when on location, a dozen first-class plane tickets, and additional security to shield him from his adoring public.'When Bochco refused, Caruso got his contracted ,500 per episode for four final episodes and then promptly 'left the set, the stage, and the lot' without saying thanks or goodbye to his cast and crew.