Leroy Jethro Gibbs is true the place he oughta be, entrance and middle (and within the diner!), in the important thing artwork poster for NCIS Season 19.
The poster options collection frontman Mark Harmon, together with Wilmer Valderrama, Sean Murray, new collection common Katrina Legislation, Rocky Carroll, new collection common Gary Cole, Diona Reasonover, Brian Dietzen and David McCallum. It additionally touts the CBS procedural’s first time slot change ever, from Tuesday to Monday (the place it would air at 9/8c, main into the freshman offshoot NCIS: Hawai’i).
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TVLine requested CBS Leisure president Kelly Kahl about any “message” the poster is likely to be sending, by prominently that includes Harmon within the wake of studies that the collection vet may need a lowered presence this season. “We’re highlighting our forged in an attention-grabbing and enjoyable and provocative approach,” he answered. “That’s all it’s making an attempt to say.”
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Within the Season 19 premiere, airing Monday, Sept. 20 and titled “Blood within the Water,” because the NCIS workforce searches for Gibbs after wreckage from his boat is found, they discover out he was monitoring a serial killer with Marcie Warren (performed by Pam Dawber), the journalist who wrote an exposé on him.
Having seen Gibbs swim away from the fiery explosion of his newly completed boat on the shut of the Season 18 finale, “We all know he’s not lifeless proper there, and we all know he’s in a position to swim nicely sufficient,” showrunner Steven D. Binder famous to TVLine. “All issues are nonetheless potential with Gibbs.”
Binder additionally mentioned that, with the arc about Gibbs’ suspension winding down in some trend, and having dealt with the exits of two characters (Jack and Ellie), TV’s most watched drama will quickly return to its acquainted formulation.
“One of many issues we mentioned to ourselves was let’s get again to some attention-grabbing circumstances with none overarching arcs,” Binder shared. “I believe it’s time for us to kind of regroup and get again to telling good mysteries of the week with attention-grabbing characters, attention-grabbing tales and emotional hooks, and a satisfying ending.”
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