You as a viewer aren't always sure where the story will take you as far as the personal stories are concerned. There's not a single character I'd change — none that irritate — they're all excellent. The other characters are strong and well played, also essential but they are a team because Hetty centers them. Kate Todd Sasha Alexander , killed in the Season 2 Finale, who came from Secret Service, and made a point of bringing it up whenever the occasion presented itself, and came off as quite the uptight girl; all in all, the weakest character in the show, though her witty 'Hepburn-Tracy' rapid-fire dialogues with DiNozzo were great, and she had with him the strongest hetero almost-text this side of Gil Grissom and Catherine Willows. The producers and writers are making good choices for this show as far as killing off characters, eliminating dead weight and developing the areas of back story and character that we love or have come to love. Did it really get through trial screenings? Jackson , Admiral Sterling Bridges James Remar and Retired Captain Charles Langston Carl Lumbly. It is unbelievably entertaining and fun to watch.
Finally Bellisario got it right. The characters are believable, both annoying and enchanting, and the plots are wonderful. I have serious doubts about the taste of those who highly rated this show!!! They also have personalities and eccentricities that make them a better ridealong than overstarched Harmless Rabbit and whatever babe he happens to be working with this season, such as Gibbs' coffee addiction, Ducky's intellectual ramblings, DiNozzo's attempts at being a cool womanizer, Abby's interesting blend of science nerd and goth grrrl, and Kate as the token vaguely normal neophyte thrown into the mix. He likes the music Abby plays, but not distorted by speakers, lives with his mother, who, wearing only Chanel N°5 when she goes to bed, hosts very awkward slumber parties and has various dogs, he is the one who has worked the longest with Gibbs and looked like 'Ilya Kuryakin' when he was younger. I especially enjoyed her recent character arc while she dealt with her father's past and his death, working on her trust issues. Carlisle April 30, 2017 2017-04-30 822 9. Erik Palladino, Anslem Richardson, and Aunjanue Ellis guest star.
Easily one of the best shows on television today, suspenseful, humorous and real-not always pleasant or formulaic-but real! I sure hope they keep most of the cast in the next season, as they seem to play off each other brilliantly. I'm looking forward to Season 6! The audience enjoys watching them no matter the current difficulties, whether it's just a threat to national security or literally saving the world. Sure this team could be managed by yet another grizzled actor playing a tough as nails former Navy Seal type, whose life has been touched by tragedy because his wife died of breast cancer or his little girl choked on a marble. He is very loyal, and actually cares for his team, but has problems with women evidence of this being three failed weddings. SigInt doesn't work, and we need humans in there gathering info HumInt. Gibbs is more direct and impatient.
And having Director Vance and Abby make short crossovers is excellent. Then we have the reason for Rule 12-Special Agent Catlin Todd-the writers don't always have a clue as to her portrayal but she always pulls it off and that humor of hers-the end lines alone are great! We also get a few characters making cameos for the show like Director Vance. They've slowly gotten some chemistry. In my opinion it was smart to link her to the Hawaii Five-O crossover as of all the characters we knew the least about her and it immediately added depth to her character. Overall, this so far is a nice spin-off.
True it has no gibbs, tony or elf lord, but the characters are growing on me, and Linda Hunt who plays the boss is a good actress and quite amusing in her role. I think Pauley Perette was the ideal actress to cast. He has proved his valor, though, time and time again. Wilson March 12, 2017 2017-03-12 817 9. Highly recommended to fans of the series. Comes from money, but doesn't get an allowance because if he did, he wouldn't work, and it seems there is bad blood between him and his family.
Not as good as the original ncis pilot but they seemed to have pulled it off imo. His obsession with Ari the terrorist , his list of rules, then his tendency to think out of the box just adds to the spice and pace of this show. Deeks' personality is such that he's a great foil for the distrustful Kensi, he can wear her down and teach her intimacy. In fact I feel most of the cast was chosen to enhance the stupidity of what the industry feels they can subject us to. This season picks up where Seanson 3 left offÂ with Callen facing the fallout of shooting The Chameleon.
There's also the occasional twist. Abby Sciuto Pauley Perrette a perky Goth not as oxymorous as it sounds who has an imprecise number of tattoos on her body and is the greatest at her job. As we watched we found their characters balanced each other out nicely as well. I go back each week. I try to stay positive wherever possible but i'm afraid, for me, there is no redemption. Can someone help me out here??? You can believe his background as a former U. Bland is being too kind in description.
While Anna partners with Nell on the case, Deeks tries to help Kensi deal with the extensive therapy required for her recovery. Eric Christian Olsen gradually won me over as his partnership with Kensi developed in tandem to the flourishing of her character. This is merely beefcake without any redeeming characteristics. Her development really kept you watching during the first couple years of the show as you could see her character come into her personality. Archived from on June 10, 2017.