William Petersen joins Steppenwolf

'CSI' star set for McPherson's 'Dublin Carol'

William Petersen is the latest thesp to join the longtime ensemble at Steppenwolf Theater, the Chicago company that recently spawned the Putlizer- and Tony-winning play “August: Osage County.”

Petersen, who this season departs as the regular lead of CBS hit “CSI,” is appearing in Steppenwolf’s production of Conor McPherson’s play “Dublin Carol.”

Thesp, who also founded Chi’s Remains Theater in 1979, joins an ensemble that includes John Malkovich, Gary Sinise and Laurie Metcalf.

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