Title: “Can I Get a Witness?”
Airing: November 5th
Filming: April 26th to May 5th (filmed at the end of season eight)
What CBS is telling us: LAPD Detective Whiting (Karina Logue) calls in a favor from Deeks after his former partner, LAPD Lieutenant Bates (Patrick St. Esprit), goes rogue and only Deeks can bring him in, on NCIS: LOS ANGELES.
What we think is happening: Partner?
Be on the lookout: GUEST CAST:
Patrick St. Esprit as LAPD Lieutenant Roger Bates
Last seen being rude in the “Party Crashers” season premiere. He was also in Thursday’s SWAT pilot as the LAPD official in charge of SWAT.
Karina Logue as LAPD Detective Ellen Whiting
Last seen playing let’s make a deal with Deeks in “Golden Days” in season eight.
Jeff Kober as Harris Keane
Long Nguyen as Dang
Both back from “Se Murio El Payso” on October 8th.
Alex Wyse as Simon Atwater
Wyse played Steven in Bored to Death, Kyle (Harold’s assistant) in Marvel’s Iron Fist, Nate in Indoor Boys and is currently Saul Feinberg in The Bold and The Beautiful. Appeared in episodes of Masters of Sex, Bad Judge, A to Z, Modern Family, Switched at Birth and Agent X.
Johnathan McClain as Ryan Wallace
Starred in the series Retired at 35 as David Robbins (who was retired at 35). Was Patric in The Bad Girl’s Guide and is currently Liam in Bizaardvark. Guest roles include CSI, CSI: Miami, Without a Trace, Valentine, 24, Medium, Scoundrels, The Glades, Mad Men, Major Crimes, The Exorcist, School of Rock, Trial & Error, SEAL Team and In the Vault.
Georgia Mischak as Camille Butler
Mischak appeared in Renee Felice Smith’s film “The Relationtrip” as Sara. She was also Sofia in the Chad Mazero/Anastasia Kousakis series We Don’t Hate It Here. Had a guest role in The Good Place.
Caleel Harris as Cooper
A child actor who played Michael Bourdet in Hawthorne and had guest roles in episodes of Men at Work, Jimmy Kimmel Live‘s post-Oscars show in 2013, Boys in Blue and Game Shakers. Provides the voice of the characters of AJ in Blaze and the Monster Machines and Clyde in The Loud House.
Zachary Hinrichs as Ruben
Another child actor who had guest roles in Preacher, Henry Danger, Alex Inc., Teachers and the pilot of Me, Myself and I.
Lauren Boles as Tessa
Also a child actor. Boles played Ciara Brady in Days of Our Lives, Rachel as a toddler in the early seasons of Glee and had guest roles in Grey’s Anatomy and Austin and Ally.
Written by: Chad Mazero co-wrote “Internal Affairs” and “Revenge Deferred” in season seven and wrote “Tidings We Bring” in season eight.
Directed by: James Hanlon directed “War Cries”, “The Grey Man”, “Kolcheck, A”, “Driving Miss Diaz”, “Angels and Daemons, “Where There’s Smoke”, “Black Market” and “Tidings We Bring” (written by Mazero).
Insider Intel: Nothing this week.
Official Photographic Evidence: SpoilerTV has the photos this week.
LL Cool J hanging with Sam’s car:
A little bit of episode info from guest star Alex Wyse
Some behind the scenes fan photos:
Several of the young stars on set:
Today in having your photo taken with LL Cool J, director James Hanlon and Chris O’Donnell:
Today in having your photo taken with just LL Cool J when you’re the director:
Feeling the love on the set:
A little family time:
And counting down the days left to filming last May:
Cammy seems like a delight.
Always a delight to see Det. Whiting.
Possible Sports Related Delays: CBS has a full doubleheader this Sunday with all of the country except San Francisco and Seattle getting the Kansas City Chiefs at Dallas Cowboys game. I will update the start time if there is a delay (there is a planned 9:30PM ET/8:30PM CT start for this episode) in the comments section Sunday night Other places to find the start time include the show’s official Twitter account (@NCISLA) and CBS’s official twitter account (@CBSTweet).
Any late info from the cast or crew will also be in the comment section.
This is the end of the episodes shot at the end of last season. We’re on track for the 200th in just two weeks.
Tess DiCorsi is a wikiDeeks contributor. You can read more by Tess HERE.