NCIS: we know the face of Mark Harmon’s successor

NCIS: we know the face of Mark Harmon’s successor
NCIS: we know the face of Mark Harmon’s successor

Mark Harmon’s successor finally has a face! Who will take over as the head of NCIS?

In 2021, Mark Harmon announced his departure from NCIS, but remains involved as an executive producer and close friend, according to showrunner Steve Binder.

Alden Parker, an FBI agent, was introduced as Gibbs’ replacement in an episode broadcast on March 8 on M6, marking a turning point in the series.

Gary Cole, an actor with a storied career in television and film, succeeds Mark Harmon in the lead role of NCIS.

The bad news came three years ago. In 2021, Mark Harmon announced his departure from NCIS. “As an executive producer and close friend, Mark continues to be an integral part of the series’ storyline. showrunner Steve Binder then assured the media Deadline..

Many fans were hoping to see Agent Gibbs again in the special episode in tribute to the late David McCallum, aka Ducky, broadcast in France on M6 on May 11. Mark Harmon was unfortunately to absent subscribers. Asked by TVLineSteve Binder judges that it was more coherent from a narrative point of view to bring back Tony DiNozzo (Michael Weatherly) rather than his famous colleague: “It was obvious”.

Which character replaces Gibbs in NCIS?

According to the showrunner, “Regarding Gibb’s futures, as long-time fans have noticed over the years…you should never completely oust Leroy Jethro Gibbs.” Despite everything, the production had to find a replacement while waiting for a possible comeback of the character in the detective series. The latter was introduced on screen in an episode titled The second manbroadcast on March 8 on M6.

There we get to knowan FBI agent named Alden Parker. The character briefly teamed up with Gibbs as part of an investigation into a serial killer. It is therefore logical to see it replace the NCIS team leader exiled to Alaska. Alden Parker also appeared in several versions of the series. This can be seen in particular in NCIS: Hawaii And NCIS: Los Angeles.

Which actor succeeds Mark Harmon in NCIS?

The production of NCIS offered this leading role to a certain Gary Cole. The actor aged 65, five years since Mark Harmon, began his career on screen in the 1980s. Television then offered him his first roles. We meet him in The Fifth Dimension, Two Cops in Miami And Moonlight with Bruce Willis. His career then exploded and the actor appeared in cult series like To the White House, Desperate HousewivesThe Good Wife And Veep.

On the cinema side, his CV is as long as an arm. The name of Gary Cole appears in the credits of Photo Obsession with Robin Williams and Dodgeball! Not even hurt ! alongside Ben Stiller. He also frequently lends his voice to animated series. It can be heard in Batman, the next generation, The Penguins of Madagascar, Bob’s BurgersAmerican Dad! or Rick and Morty. Gary Cole was married to actress and screenwriter Teddi Siddall, who died in 2018. He is father of a daughterMary, 31 years old, suffering from autistic disorders.



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