Christine Lahti Joins Katie Holmes In ‘Mania Days’

By | Wednesday April 24, 2013 @ 7:23am PDT
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Christine Lahti will star with Katie Holmes in Mania Days, the Paul Dalio-directed indie that will be produced by Spike Lee. Lahti will play the mother of Holmes’ character. Lahti recently shot the pilot Beverly Hills Read More »

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Christine Lahti To Co-Star In CBS’ ‘Beverly Hills Cop’ Pilot, Clark Johnson In Amazon’s ‘Alpha House’

By | Monday February 25, 2013 @ 10:01am PST
Nellie Andreeva

Christine Lahti will co-star opposite Brandon T. Jackson in the CBS drama pilot Beverly Hills Cop. The project, written by Shawn Ryan and directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, is a continuation of the movie franchise and centers on Axel Foley’s police officer son Aaron (Jackson), who takes down the criminal elements of the rich and famous in Beverly Hills. Lahti will play Helen, the Captain of the Beverly Hills Police Department. Kevin Pollak, David Denman and Argo‘s Sheila Vand co-star. Lahti has kept a presence on CBS since her Emmy-winning starring turn on Chicago Hope. She has been recurring on Hawaii Five-0 and toplined the network’s 2011 pilot The Doctor. Read More »

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‘Hawaii Five-O’ Adds Christine Lahti

By | Tuesday July 3, 2012 @ 11:35am PDT

Christine Lahti Hawaii Five-0 Season 3Christine Lahti has joined Hawaii Five-O. The Emmy winner will play Doris McGarrett, the mother of Alex O’Loughlin’s Steve McGarrett, during the next season of the CBS drama. “The mysterious character … Read More »

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Christine Lahti Joins ‘Truck Stop’ Cast

By | Monday April 16, 2012 @ 12:29pm PDT

Christine Lahti has joined the cast of Tony Aloupis’ directorial debut Truck Stop.She joins Evan Peters, Kevin Alejandro and Juno Temple in the 1970s coming-of-age drama playing Peg, the relationship-scarred owner of a truck stop. The film, shooting in Los Angeles, … Read More »

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PILOT SEASON: The End Of Ageism?

Nellie Andreeva

Part of a series that takes an analytical look at the current broadcast pilot season and some of its trends and heroes.

Maybe it’s the Tom Selleck/Kathy Bates effect, but the broadcast networks seem more open than ever to shows fronted … Read More »

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Christine Lahti To Star In CBS’ ‘The Doctor’

By | Wednesday February 16, 2011 @ 10:00pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

Thirteen years after Christine Lahti won an Emmy for Chicago Hope, she is back at CBS as the star of another medical drama. Lahti is set to topline CBS’ medical-family drama pilot The Doctor, written by Privileged creator Rina Mimoun … Read More »

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