Eads was born in Fort Worth, Texas and grew up in Belton.His father is Arthur Coleman "Cappy" Eads, a retired DA who died November 1, 2011. Eads has an older sister, Angela Eads Tekell, who is an attorney in Waco, Texas. George graduated from Belton High School in 1985 and from Texas Tech University in 1989 with a degree in marketing."George Eads will not appear in several episodes during the first half of the season. The actor signed on to return as a regular, along with the rest of the cast, when CBS renewed the series in March.His absence, sources say, is not considered an attempt to renegotiate his contract.
UPDATED: "We look forward to him returning to ' CSI' very soon," a CBS TV Studios rep says of the original star, who will temporarily depart after the first three episodes of this season after sparring with a pregnant writer.
will be without one of its original stars for at least several episodes this coming season.