Title: “Fool Me Twice”
Airing: November 26th
Filming: October 2nd to October 10th
What CBS is telling us: Callen and the team question CIA Agent Joelle Taylor’s (Elizabeth Bogush) backstory after she escapes from a kidnapping and turns to Callen for help, on NCIS: LOS ANGELES.
What we think is happening: Joelle is back – where’s AJ and his oar when you need him?
Be on the lookout: GUEST CAST:
Elizabeth Bogush as Joelle Taylor / Beth
Last seen telling Callen to stay away in “Getaway” – my how things have changed.
Andrew Bowen as Nick
Bowen is a longtime working actor, appearing in series like Saved by the Bell in 1992 to NCIS (Merrick Gowen in “Love Boat”) in the fall of 2016. Worked on MAdTV, ER, Charmed and She Spies in the late 1990’s, early 2000’s; CSI: NY, Las Vegas, Cold Case and Dollhouse in the mid-late 2000’s; Big Time Rush, Leverage, Criminal Minds, Maron and Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn in this decade.
Besides an NCIS appearance, Bowen played Lt. Jergenson in the mothership’s mothership, the season 9 JAG “Pulse Rate” episode. Played Divin’ Dave Donahue in Magic City and Nick Trever in The Division.
Provides voices for a lot of animated series and video games (especially “Star Wars” games).
Phil Morris as Colton Leach
Phil Morris’s first acting job was in a Star Trek (original series) episode in 1966 as a child. Morris has appeared in so many programs, it may be a shorter list to mention what series he hasn’t had a guest star role. Every series from Vegas in the 1980 (where his father, Greg Morris, was one of the series’ stars) to Fuller House season one – Morris has a long acting resume that includes appearing in LL Cool J’s In the House sitcom in 1997.
Was Captain Paul Martino in the “Deception” episode of NCIS and two character in two different JAG episodes, Captain Koonan in the season two “Force Recon” episode and Captain Max Engler in the “Bridging the Gulf” episode in season ten.
Played Grant Collier in the late 1980’s, early 1990’s revival of Mission Impossible – Collier was the son of Barney Collier, the part his father Greg Morris played in the original Mission Impossible series in twenty years earlier. Also played Tyrone Jackson in The Young and The Restless, Jerry Stockton in Marblehead Manor, Eddie Brock in WIOU, Walter in Melrose Place, Jackie Chiles in Seinfeld, Chief Purser Will Sanders in Love Boat: The Next Wave, Bradley Grimes in Wanda at Large, Miles Dyson in Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, John Jones/Martian Manhunter in Smallville, Dr. Curtis Blue in Shake It Up!, Black Velvet in Shelf Life and Delroy Jones in Love That Girl.
Was the voice of Thurgoode Orenthal Stubbs in The PJ’s and provided voices for a number of DC Comic Justice League animated series, Kim Possible, Danny Phantom and Men in Black: The Series.
Jack Fisher as Peter
Plays the young Ray Palmer in DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, Lucas Slattery in The Last Ship and had a guest roles in Stitchers and America Horror Story.
Jason Jin as Larry
Jin appeared in episodes of Fresh Off the Boat and Casual.
Roy Abramsohn as Businessman
Played a TV reporter in Picket Fences and Rick Levine in Weeds. Appeared in episodes of Reasonable Doubts, Sisters, Charmed, Diagnosis Murder, The Practice, Judging Amy, The Parkers, The Bernie Mac Show, Monk, Without a Trace, All of Us, American Dream, Zoey 101, Medium, No Ordinary Family, Happily Divorced, CSI, Desperate Housewives, CSI: NY, Glee, Franklin & Bash, Anger Management, Mystery Girls, Scorpion, American Crime Story, The Orville and Evil Things. Played a reporter in a number of these guest roles too.
Written by: Andrew Bartels wrote or co-wrote “Allegiance”, “Zero Days”, “The Grey Man”, “Humbug”, “Fighting Shadows”, “Driving Miss Diaz”, “Angels & Daemons”, “Where There’s Smoke…”, “Glasnost”, “Old Tricks” and “Battle Scars”.
Directed by: Benny Boom directed “Ghost Gun” and “767” last season. He also directed the feature film “All Eyez on Me” which was released last summer.
Official Photographic Evidence:
The musical portion of the episode.
Hanging with the guest cast:
This week in having your photo taken with LL Cool J:
Possible Sports Related Delays: CBS has a full doubleheader this Sunday with most of the country getting the New Orleans Saints at Los Angeles Rams but some viewers getting either the Denver Broncos at Oakland Raider or the Jacksonville Jaguars at the Arizona Cardinals. I will update the start time if there is a delay 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).
Rerun next week (“Queen Pin” and an hour later than the typical start time) but back on December 10th with a new episode:
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