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NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service (original title)
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The cases of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service's Washington DC Major Case Response Team, led by Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Mark Harmon ...  Leroy Jethro Gibbs 355 episodes, 2003-2018
David McCallum ...  Donald Mallard 355 episodes, 2003-2018
Pauley Perrette ...  Abby Sciuto 354 episodes, 2003-2018
Sean Murray ...  Timothy McGee 340 episodes, 2003-2018
Michael Weatherly ...  Anthony DiNozzo 307 episodes, 2003-2018
Brian Dietzen ...  Jimmy Palmer 256 episodes, 2004-2018
Rocky Carroll ...  Leon Vance 247 episodes, 2008-2018
Cote de Pablo ...  Ziva David 192 episodes, 2005-2016
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Storyline

Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs is the leader of a team of special agents belonging to the NCIS (Naval Criminal Investigative Service) Major Case Response Team. Gibbs, a former Marine, is a tough investigator and a highly skilled interrogator who relies on his gut instinct as much as evidence. Gibbs' second in command is Senior Field Agent Tony DiNozzo, a womanizing, movie-quoting former Baltimore Homicide Detective, who despite being the class clown always gets the job done. The team also consists of probationary field agent Eleanor Bisbop, a former NSA agent, as well as Junior Field Agent Timothy McGee, a computer-savvy agent often mocked by DiNozzo. Assisting them are Abby Sciuto, the energetic-but-Goth lab tech who is like a daughter to Gibbs and is famously quoted as saying "mike hunt won't stop bleeding!!", and Dr. Donald Mallard, nicknamed Ducky, the eccentric medical examiner full of unusual stories. This team of elite agents, based in Washington, D.C., solve criminal cases ... Written by NCIS Lover

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Details

Official Sites:

CBS [United States]

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 September 2003 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Santa Clarita, California, USA

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Michael Weatherly once stated this when rumors that Mark Harmon was leaving NCIS, "He's the spine of the show. Without him it's a show about jellyfish. We need our spine." See more »

Goofs

Even though they should be sending a large contingent of NCIS agents, police and/or other federal agencies to many emergencies, many times it is just Gibbs and his team confronting dangerous criminals and are often outgunned by the bad guys who have automatic weapons. See more »

Quotes

Abby Sciuto: I am the Energizer bunny of forensic science: I never sleep and I never give up.
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Crazy Credits

This definition appears in the opening credits of season 1; The Naval Criminal Investigation Service [NCIS] is a worldwide federal law enforcement organization whose mission is to protect and serve the Navy and Marine Corps and their families. To counter the evolving threats NCIS has implemented a new proactive strategic plan which emphasizes the following priorities; -Prevent terrorism and related hostile acts against DoN forces and installments -Protect DoN systems and information against compromise -Reduce criminal activity and mitigate the impact on Navy and Marine Corps operational readiness See more »

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Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.96 (2011) See more »

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User Reviews

Awesome
7 December 2004 | by twylyght86See all my reviews

When the show first started out it was a little shaky, but since then has grown into its own. The characters are believable, both annoying and enchanting, and the plots are wonderful. There's a depth and a comradeship that isn't often showed this well in television. It isn't forced or faked; it's entirely true to life and believable.

The underlying sexual tension between several of the characters is also intriguing and interesting to watch, the most obvious of these being the relationship between Tony and Kate, but there's also hints at Kate and Gibbs, McGee and Abby, and so on. It's a crime drama that's both serious and light-hearted, and a wonderful show for anyone who likes fascinating stories, good humor, and great character interaction.


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