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Marg Helgenberger Not Quitting 'CSI', Just Recurring

March 2, 2011 (2:44 am) GMT
Fans of the long-running CBS show can take a breath of relief as the actress plans to come back to the show in some capacity in Fall season.

is not leaving "" after all. There was a fear that the depicter of Catherine Willow in the crime series would follow the footsteps of who exited the show when his contract was up.

It is now reported that Helgenberger's contract would indeed expires at the end of the season but the actress is expected to return in some capacity next fall. Helgenberger told People, "We're talking maybe [only] doing a few episodes".

For one, she would like to channel her time and energy more into theater works. "The older you get, the more comfortable you become with who you are and who you are continuing to become," she said. "I'm looking forward to the next chapter."

Helgenberger is one of the original cast who sticks through the show's eleven seasons. Gary Dourdan who played Warrick Brown was the first original cast member to leave the show in 2008, followed by Petersen the next year.

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