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Katharine McPhee Lands a Role in 'CSI: NY'

February 19, 2009 (3:35 am) GMT
'CSI: NY' will put 'American Idol' finalist Katharine McPhee as a singer in their April episode.

One more "" alum joins "" for a guest starring role. In an exclusive report, EW dished out that fifth season runner-up is to appear in an episode of the crime drama, doing what she does best, singing.

The episode where she will be a singer, is scheduled to be aired in April. No other details included. This would be the second experience for McPhee in appearing in a prime-time series. In 2007 she made a cameo as herself in an episode of "".

The "CSI: NY" stint report comes right after her other casting news, which is in a feature movie called "Wedlocked". She will star opposite "" .

Previously, another "Idol" finalist landed a role in "CSI: NY" in a November 2008 episode as one of the people whose name is in rhyme with Mac Taylor's.

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