Reality TV World Show Updates   People News   TV Ratings News   Entertainment News   RealityTVDB   POP Hollywood   Spoiler News
Features & Interviews   Sexy Social Pics of the Day   Things to Know Profiles   Message Boards   Shows Listing


'CSI' star William Petersen returns home to Minnesota

UPI News Service, 06/20/2005 

William Petersen, the lead forensics scientist on CSI, returned to his roots Monday, participating in a charity golf event in Duluth, Minn.

Petersen was born in Evanston, Ill., but his mother was from Minnesota, and his family spent summers there.

"I remember lying in bed in my grandfather's house, listening to the ore boats whistling at night," Petersen told the Duluth News-Tribune. "That sound gets right into your gut. I've always found Duluth to have that kind of drama."

Petersen's cousin, Kevin Hoene, a board member at the Duluth Area YMCA, recruited him for the golf tournament. Hoene said that having a celebrity player got more people interested in forking over $150 for the event.

Petersen planned to auction a day on the CSI set as well. He says that as a starving young actor he often stayed in YMCAs and still works out at one in Los Angeles.

After the tournament, the star hopes to catch a few days fishing with some of his relatives.

Get more Reality TV World! Follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook or add our RSS feed.

Copyright 2005 by United Press International

Take Our User Survey

Page generated Sun Oct 23, 2016 10:21 am in 1.2195110321045 seconds

About Reality TV World   •   Advertise on Reality TV World  •   Contact Reality TV World  •   Privacy Policy   •   RSS Feed

Page fetched in 1.2309670448303 seconds