The NCIS team takes on a renowned hacker who could hold the key to tracking down the most-wanted cyber-terrorist in the world, on "NCIS." pictured: Mark Harmon (Photo: Monty Brinton/CBS)

‘NCIS’ Executive Producer: It’s a Real ‘Nail Biter’ When the ‘Canary’ Sings

When “NCIS” returned with new episodes in January, it began with a shocking two-parter of the kind normally reserved for ratings periods. It featured the deaths of Ziva’s (Cote de Pablo) father Eli David (Michael Nouri), head of Mossad, and Jackie Vance (Paula Newsome), wife of “NCIS” Director Leon Vance (Rocky Carroll). DVR the Next […]

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"NCIS" stars Cote de Pablo, Rocky Carroll, and Mark Harmon (Photo: Monty Brinton/CBS)

Gary Glasberg on Shocking ‘NCIS’ Deaths: We Wanted to Shake Things Up

“NCIS” took a bold action on its return from its holiday hiatus and launched 2013 with a two-part episode that was literally a killer and saw the deaths of Ziva’s (Cote de Pablo) father Eli David (Michael Nouri), head of Mossad, and Jackie Vance (Paula Newsome), the loving wife of “NCIS” Director Leon Vance (Rocky […]

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"NCIS": David McCallum (Photo: Cliff Lipson/CBS)

‘NCIS’ Executive Producer Teases Fates of Two Major Characters

How do you follow-up an explosion that had the potential to wipe out the entire NCIS staff? Track down the bomber. And that is just what the focus of the Season 10 premiere of “NCIS” (Tuesday, Sept. 25) is about, as well as dealing with the emotional fallout from the bombing — and Ducky’s (David […]

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Mark Harmon in the Season 10 premiere of "NCIS" (CBS)

Scoop: ‘NCIS’ Planning Special Two-Part PTSD Episode for Thanksgiving

When “NCIS” returns for its 10th season on Tuesday, Sept. 25, the theme for the year will be fallen heroes. It began when Ducky (David McCallum) was literally felled by a heart attack while on the beach for Jimmy Palmer’s (Brian Dietzen) wedding in the season finale. Now, in the premiere, he literally has to […]

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“Extreme Prejudice” -- Harper Dearing’s latest act of terrorism ripped through NCIS headquarters in last season’s cliffhanger finale, sparking a cross-agency manhunt for the criminal mastermind on the 10th season premiere of NCIS. Pictured: Pauley Perrette (Sonja Flemming/CBS)

‘NCIS’ Boss: Action-Packed Season Premiere a ‘Roller Coaster Ride’

Harper Deering (guest star Richard Schiff) definitely got his revenge in the season finale of “NCIS” last May. He blew up the building that housed the criminal investigative unit with several members of the team inside — his revenge for the death of his son for which he blamed the Navy. Add “NCIS” to Your […]

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Playlist: CBS Showrunners Share What They’re Watching (Hint: It’s Not Each Other’s Shows)

If you’re not watching “Breaking Bad,” “Game of Thrones,” “Mad Men” or “Homeland,” you may be missing out. These shows are overwhelmingly the favorite TV viewing of the executive producers and showrunners from CBS procedural shows — “Criminal Minds,” “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,” “CSI: NY,” “Elementary,” “Hawaii Five-0,” “NCIS,” and “NCIS: Los Angeles” — and […]

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Cote de Pablo, Sean Murray and Michael Weatherly in the season finale of NCIS (Photo: Michael Yarish/CBS)

‘NCIS’ Executive Producer Promises a ‘Genuine Cliffhanger’ of a Finale

The ninth season of “NCIS” was celebrated with a special 200th episode that revisited major events in the life and career of Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs’ (Mark Harmon) but with a twist — we had the opportunity to see what would have happened if he had made different choices. “It was our looking back […]

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