NCIS: New Orleans is 1 step closer to reality, with the release of the casting breakdowns for the 4 series leads.
To be executive-produced by NCIS showrunner Gary Glasberg and series star Mark Harmon, the CBS pilot � to be introduced as a spring 2014 episode of NCIS suitable � will follow the New Orleans office as it handles situations from Pensacola by means of Mississippi and Louisiana to the Texas panhandle.
Per ShowBiz411, the 4 lead characters shake out as follows each is open to �any ethnicity.� Give every single function a once-over, then see if youre on board with any of our knee-jerk casting ideas.
AGENT PRIDE | A male in his 50s, Pride is described as �charismatic and complete of life� but �stubborn, direct� and �no-nonsense.�
TVLINE SUGGESTS | Jason Isaacs (Awake), Julian McMahon (Nip/Tuck), Frederick Weller (In Plain Sight)
AGENT LASALLE | This �muscular,� �devilish� and �charming� 30something fella was born and raised in Louisiana, a former Sheriffs deputy whos been via some rough occasions.
TVLINE SUGGESTS | Tom Welling (Smallville),
Scott Speedman (The Final Resort), Wes Brown (Deception)
AGENT BRODY | Hailing from the Excellent Lakes office, this 30something female boasts an Ivy League mind and �Grace Kelly-like class, pomp and circumstance.� Unpredictable, funny and fierce, shes determined to be the ideal female agent NCIS has ever recognized.
TVLINE SUGGESTS | KaDee Strickland (Private Practice), Anna Camp (Accurate Blood), Alona Tal (Veronica Mars)
DR. WADE | presumably the Ducky of the team, shes �outspoken,� �eccentric� and �void of social boundaries.� Shes also a college football nut who �doesnt give herself adequate credit for nonetheless becoming very a looker.�
TVLINE SUGGESTS | Merrin Dungey (Alias), Marisa Tomei (My Cousin Vinny), Rachel Griffiths (Brothers & Sisters)
Now youve heard our off-the-cuff picks � who are yours?