The network's season kicks off on September 15 with Survivor: Nicaragua.
Ward takes place of the actress who just left the show yesterday.
The actress was on the show for all six seasons.
The actress will play the new love interest for Gary Sinise's Mac Taylor character.
Actress to play a singer.
The musical couple will play a criminal couple in the popular CBS series.
Stepping in for a three-episode arc of CBS' crime drama.
The hardest working man in showbiz also talks about his upcoming work on CSI:NY.
The deal will give the Apollo 13 actor $200,000 per episode.
Will make her acting debut and sing two songs on the season opener.
The actor plays a gifted lab technician on the show.