‘NCIS’ Season 21 — 8 Main Cast Members are coming back, 1 in Reduced Role!
NCIS fans can’t wait for the show to come back!
In February 2022, CBS announced that the network had renewed NCIS for Season 21, which will air during the 2023-2024 TV season.
The network said in a statement at the time, “We are excited to announce that we have renewed NCIS for Season 21. We look forward to seeing you next season.”
While no release date has been announced yet, CBS has confirmed that the series will remain in its Monday night time slot at 9:00 PM ET, with new NCIS: Hawaii with new Season 3 episodes airing at 10:00 PM ET following.
Here’s what we know so far:
The cast members have all renewed their contracts
One of the main cast members has taken on a much reduced role
Sean Murray as Special Agent Timothy McGee – RETURNING
Wilmer Valderrama as Special Agent Nick Torres – RETURNING
Katrina Law as Special Agent Jessica Knight – RETURNING
Gary Cole as Supervisory Special Agent Alden Parker – RETURNING
Brian Dietzen as Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Jimmy Palmer – RETURNING
Diona Reasonover as Forensic Specialist Kasie Hines – RETURNING
Rocky Carroll as NCIS Director Leon Vance – RETURNING
David McCallum as NCIS Historian and former Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Donald “Ducky” Mallard – REDUCED ROLE
I am pleased to announce that I have made a deal with CBS to remain with NCIS for the upcoming 16th season. Again, it will be on a limited schedule. This arrangement allows me to spend more time with my wife, Katherine, our four children, six grandchildren, and our great-granddaughter, Nickie.
Dr. Donald Mallard, 89, wrote for fans on social media.