Check out NCIS Season 16 A Living Breathing Encyclopedia in which Vance offers Ducky a unique retirement gift. The series is on CBS Tuesdays, at 8/7c.

NCIS Season 16 – Ducky, A Living Breathing Encyclopedia

NCIS Lowdown

The series, NCIS (Naval Criminal Investigative Service) is more than just an action drama. With liberal doses of humor, it’s a show that focuses on the sometimes complex situations. It’s shows the always amusing dynamics of a team forced to work together in high-stress situations.

NCIS Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs is a former Marine gunnery sergeant. His skills as an investigator are unmatched. He leads this troupe of colorful personalities. Gibbs, a man of few words, only needs a look to explain it all.

Team Members

The team includes NCIS Special Agent Anthony DiNozzo, an ex-homicide detective. His instincts in the field are unparalleled and whose quick wit and humorous take on life make him a team favorite.

NCIS Special Agent Timothy McGee, an MIT graduate with a flash of brilliance for computers.

Plus the newest member of the team, Probationary Agent Eleanor “Ellie” Bishop. A mysterious mixture of analytic brilliance, fierce determination, and idealism. She specializes in international threat assessment and global preparation.

Assisting the team is the youthful and energetic forensic specialist Abby Sciuto. A talented scientist whose sharp mind matches her unconventional style and eclectic tastes.

Then there is medical examiner Dr Donald “Ducky” Mallard, who knows it all because he’s seen it all. Also, he’s not afraid to let you know it. Plus Ducky’s protégé, Assistant Medical Examiner Jimmy Palmer.

Overseeing the operations is NCIS Director Leon Vance. He is an intelligent, highly trained agent who can always be counted on to shake up the status quo.

These special agents investigate all crimes with Navy or Marine Corps ties. This varies from murder and espionage to terrorism and stolen submarines!


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