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CSI: NY: Misconceptions

Mac investigates a 20-year-old case involving a missing boy when the prime suspect is found murdered on the anniversary of the boy's disappearance. Meanwhile, Flack's day off helps him deal with some lingering family issues.

Source: CBS

Episode Info

Episode number: 9x5
Airdate: Friday October 26th, 2012

Director: Nathan Hope
Writer: John Dove

Alternate Airdates:

UK (Channel 5) Sep 03, 2013
AU (Nine Network) Jan 23, 2014


Guest Stars
Kathleen MunroeKathleen Munroe
As Samantha Flack
Megan DoddsMegan Dodds
As Christine Whitney
Natalie MartinezNatalie Martinez
As Detective Jamie Lovato
Alex CarterAlex Carter
As Nathan Lewis
Brooklyn McLinnBrooklyn McLinn
As Tony Davis
Elaine KaganElaine Kagan
As Irene Flack
Jamie McShaneJamie McShane
As Mitch Ventri
Karina LogueKarina Logue
As Emma Milner
Meredith MonroeMeredith Monroe
As April Lewis
Zack WardZack Ward
As Keith Milner

Co-Guest Stars
Austin KaneAustin Kane
As Tommy Lewis
Brooke RobinsonBrooke Robinson
As Young Samantha
Len CordovaLen Cordova
As Henry Flack
Luc AustinLuc Austin
As Young Don
Michael AntonacciMichael Antonacci
As Young Mitch Ventri
Main Cast
Gary SiniseGary Sinise
As Detective Mack "Mac" Taylor
Sela WardSela Ward
As Jo Danville
Carmine GiovinazzoCarmine Giovinazzo
As Danny Messer
Anna BelknapAnna Belknap
As Lindsay Messer
Robert JoyRobert Joy
As Dr. Sid Hammerback
A.J. BuckleyA.J. Buckley
As Adam Ross
Hill HarperHill Harper
As Dr. Sheldon Hawkes
Eddie CahillEddie Cahill
As Detective Donald "Don" Flack, Jr.


The episode begins with people reading the headlines that say that the mysterious disappearance of Tommy Lewis still haunts the neighborhood after twenty years. Monroe and Mac are discussing the case and Mac tells her that he was on the case and that time Tommy was eight. He then drives up to Tommy’s house. He tells her that Tommy’s parents had let him take the dog for a walk and that was the last they saw him. The owner of a shoe repair store was the first to see Tommy and he gave him a quarter to buy a lollipop from the store, the clerk at the candy store remembers Tommy buying the lollipop. ..

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorAnthony E. Zuiker  |  Carol Mendelsohn  |  Ann Donahue
Executive ProducerJerry Bruckheimer  |  Jonathan Littman  |  Carol Mendelsohn  |  Ann Donahue  |  Anthony E. Zuiker  |  Pam Veasey  |  Zachary Reiter
Co-Executive ProducerJohn Dove  |  Trey Callaway  |  Vikki Williams
Supervising ProducerAdam Targum  |  David Hoselton
ProducerRichard H. Prince  |  Bryan Wynbrandt  |  Steven Lilien  |  David Yoneshige  |  Gary Sinise
Co-ProducerDevon K. Gradek
Production DesignerVaughan Edwards
CastingJennifer Cooper (1)
Unit Production ManagerRichard H. Prince  |  Craig Amendola
First Assistant DirectorLawrence M. Wagner
Second Assistant DirectorSamantha Lavin
MusicBill Brown (1)  |  Pete Townshend
Music EditorJoshua Winget
Music SupervisorJason Alexander (2)
Costume DesignerElizabeth Palmer
Key GripDavid Donoho
Set DecoratorCindy Coburn
Location ManagerTimothy Hillman
Transportation CoordinatorDonald R. Casella
Property MasterLeonard E. Hancock Jr.
Construction CoordinatorChris Forster
Production Sound MixerWalter Hoylman
Script SupervisorTracy L. Moody
Assistant EditorStephanie Hernstadt
Post Production SupervisorHuey M. Park
Supervising Sound EditorMark Relyea
Re-Recording MixerAndy D'Addario  |  Onnalee Blank
GafferStephan Dalyai
Director of PhotographyJohn C. Flinn III
Stunt CoordinatorNorman Howell
Production SupervisorChuck Conway
Art DirectorCraig Keller
Costume SupervisorStephanie Siemens
Key Makeup ArtistBen Robin
Visual Effects SupervisorBrad Powell
Production AccountantByron MacDonald
"A" Camera OperatorDan Ayers
Department Head HairBruce Samia
Casting AssociateLindsay Jameyson
Visual Effects ProducerJeff Crocker
Special Effects SupervisorDavid Kelsey
Department Head Make-upPerri Sorel
Graphic DesignerJamie Neese
ColoristJohnny Kirkwood
Key CostumerLawrence Quon
Sound Effects EditorDavid Barbee
"B" Camera OperatorBonnie S. Blake
Second 2nd Assistant DirectorJason C. Brown
Video SupervisorRob Nelson (1)
2nd Unit DirectorMike Vejar Jr.
Graphics ProducerLindsay Levitt
2nd Unit VFX SupervisorChris Hagerthy
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