Trivia / CSI: Miami

  • Acting for Two: In "Show Stopper," Lucy Hale plays a pop star and her Body Double, who's killed in the opening.
  • Actor Allusion: When Aldis Hodge guest-starred all the poker players got Leverage-style titles (he was "Rap Mogul"; others were "Movie Star" and "Housewife").
  • Fan Nickname:
    • The Sunglasses of Justice : Horatio's shades.
    • The Hummer of Justice: The Hummers they drive.
    • Super H : Horatio, especially during his dramatic escapes without injury.
  • Life Imitates Art: The actress who plays Natalia Boa Vista sister's image was found among the many, many photographs of Serial Killer/The Dating Game contestant Rodney Alcala. Fortunately she wasn't a victim and the story was later Ripped from the Headlines, with her sister in a cameo (also not as a victim).
  • Playing Their Own Twin: Grant Gustin played twins in the episode "Terminal Velocity".
  • Retroactive Recognition:
    • Closer to Simultaneous Recognition: Adam Baldwin got famous playing Jayne on Firefly, but while it was airing and before it had become a cult classic, he was running a radiation response team in a first-season episode of CSI: Miami.
    • Similarly, Kim Coates played recurring villain Ron Saris in seasons six and seven just as he was finally gaining some mainstream recognition as Tig Trager in Sons of Anarchy.
      • Hilariously, there's an episode where he accidentally kills Juice (Theo Rossi)!
    • Colby Granger hit someone with his car during the hurricane evac.
    • Before playing Captain Kirk in Star Trek, Chris Pine played a murder suspect in "Extreme".
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