"The Chicago Fire" Cast Celebrates Show's 200th Episode
UPDATE: Jesse Spencer volition marque an quality successful the play 10 finale of Chicago Fire.
Executive shaper Derek Haas confirmed the news, telling Deadline connected April 27, "We went to him and said, ‘You're truthful loved connected this show. And with the Severide wedding coming up, there's nary mode Casey would miss seeing his champion person getting married. Come on, man!' So, helium graciously agreed to travel backmost for the finale."
This update comes respective weeks aft Haas revealed that helium was successful talks with Spencer astir returning.
This quality is hotter than the fires Truck 81 is putting out!
Chicago Fire's play 10 is good underway, but a instrumentality favourite whitethorn marque an quality conscionable successful clip for the finale. During the #OneChicago Day property junket, co-showrunner Derek Haas revealed that he's successful talks with Jesse Spencer, a.k.a. firefighter Matt Casey, to instrumentality for the past occurrence of the season, TVLine reports.
"That would beryllium amazing. That would beryllium a coup for our amusement if we could speech Jesse into coming back," Haas said connected March 30. "So presumption connected that is each systems looking good. And yes, I talked to him past week truthful I'm precise hopeful that that's going happen."
Though Haas doesn't privation to "promise thing until cameras are rolling," he explained, "It is our large anticipation that we volition spot some Casey and [his woman Sylvie] Brett successful the [season] finale, due to the fact that giant, large breathtaking things are going to beryllium happening. This volition beryllium the champion finale ever, I'll spell up and accidental it."
Best finale ever? Wow, it's a large time to beryllium a Chicago Fire fan.
Spencer exited the bid backmost successful October aft 10 seasons, during the show's 200th episode. His crushed for leaving? He realized helium had been moving connected web tv for 18 years.
"I called Derek [Haas] and broke him the news," helium told TVLine astatine the time, "said I thought it was clip to permission the show, and helium agreed that we should astatine slightest get Casey to 200 episodes.
"It was a hard determination due to the fact that I've loved the amusement from the start," helium continued, "but determination are different things that I would similar to bash successful the future, and there's immoderate household that I request to instrumentality attraction of, and 18 years is simply a agelong time."
Before Chicago Fire, Spencer appeared connected House from 2004 to 2012, and the Australian soap Neighbours from 1994 to 2005.
But earlier we tin spot Spencer's return, tune into Chicago Fire erstwhile it airs Wednesdays connected NBC.
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(A mentation of this communicative primitively published April 4 astatine 10:54 a.m. PT)
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