Ward will play “an experienced investigator from Washington, D.C., whose work is driven by her empathy for the victim,” CBS said.
“We are delighted to have Sela joining CSI: NY,” said executive producer Pam Veasey. “With the exciting stories planned for Season 7, she’ll be a dynamic addition to the cast and the team.”
Ward will star opposite “CSI:NY” thesps Gary Sinise, Carmine Giovinazzo, Eddie Cahill, Anna Belknap, Hill Harper, A.J. Buckley and Robert Joy.
Ward’s credits include “Once and Again” and “Sisters,” as well as the TV movie “Almost Golden: The Jessica Savitch Story” and the features “The Day After Tomorrow” and “The Fugitive.”