NCIS Season 20: When will the new episodes return on CBS?

NCIS Season 20: When will the new episodes return on CBS?
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When will the fans get to see more of this police procedural series? Continue reading to find out more about NCIS Season 20.

If you recall the events of the 12th episode, “Big Rig,” which aired a few hours ago on January 23, 2023, in which viewers saw that when an old pal of Torres’ comes to him for guidance amidst an undercover FBI operation and then disappears, NCIS helps track him down; McGee prepares to be a contestant on a popular game show. If you’re wondering what happens next in the season, we can assure you that there’s plenty to look forward to!

We know that the viewers have been anticipating if the season will resume its run with the remaining episodes in 2023 or not. If you are one of them, then you’ve come to the right spot, as we have compiled all the necessary information to get a head start on the forthcoming episodes.

So, if you’re looking for information about the likely release date and plot, then look no further! Here is everything we know so far about when NCIS Season 20 will be back on CBS.

NCIS Season 20: When will the new episodes return on CBS?

NCIS Season 20: When will the new episodes premiere?

The wait for information on the highly anticipated new episodes is finally over! To say the least, February appears to be jam-packed with more content than usual.

The 13th episode, “Evil Eye,” is now scheduled to release on Monday, February 6, 2023, at the same time slot of 9/8c on CBS and later on Paramount Plus. The runtime of each episode is approximately 39 to 44 minutes. Additionally, the network has also released the title of the 14th episode, “Old Wounds,” which will be released on February 13, 2023.

We would like to highlight that, as of January 25, 2023, the official synopsis of these episodes, along with the upcoming episodes, has not been revealed. Until CBS reveals them, we recommend that viewers watch the previous episodes to catch up with the season so far, and also check out the official post below, which confirms that NCIS Season 20 will return after its midseason break next month. 

NCIS Season 20: A quick recap of the story so far

Here’s what we know about NCIS Season 20 episodes thus far if you haven’t been able to catch up with the season. Stop reading if you want to avoid some major spoilers!

Episode 1: A Family Matter – September 19, 2022: This episode kicks off a crossover event that will culminate with the Season 2 debut of NCIS: Hawai’i. With Parker and his ex-wife on the run, the NCIS team looks into those who may have a personal grudge against Parker in the hopes of clearing his record. The episode concludes with Torres and Knight traveling to Hawaii with NCIS agent Jane Tennant and computer specialist Ernie Malik to stop the Raven, or Herman Maxwell, who has been liberated by his followers, members of an organization known as the Unkindness.

Episode 2: Daddy Issues – September 26, 2022: McGee is taken aback when it is discovered that a fellow father from his children’s school was involved in a break-in at a secret government vault. The situation makes McGee realize that some other parents at his children’s school regard him as aloof and antisocial.

Episode 3: Unearth – October 3, 2022: A murder investigation introduces NCIS to a longstanding curse that ultimately puts Torres and Dr. Grace Confalone in a tight spot. 

Episode 4: Leave No Trace – October 10, 2022: NCIS joins forces with the National Parks Investigative Service when a dead petty officer is found in the woods. The agent they work with, Gage Winchester, happens to be Knight’s ex-boyfriend who hopes to get back with her. However, this only pushes Knight closer to Jimmy as she agrees to go on a spa weekend with him, signaling a more concrete definition of their relationship.

Episode 5: Guardian – October 17, 2022: Vance is accosted by burglars in his home but subdues them, killing one of them. Parker takes it upon himself to be Vance’s protection detail at an upcoming conference in Berlin, while McGee assumes the role of acting director and Torres & Knight investigate. While in Berlin, an Interpol official with whom Vance is romantically involved is also attacked, leading the team to investigate a theft of diamonds.

Episode 6: The Good Fighter – October 24, 2022: While Kasie undergoes self-defense fight training, the body of an NCIS agent is discovered. The agent was moonlighting as a hacker to use paid funds from large corporations for charitable donations, and agents recruit Kasie for an undercover investigation which reveals that NCIS has a mole.

Episode 7: Love Lost – November 14, 2022: The estranged husband of the Secretary of the Navy, Tara Flynn, alleges she is trying to kill him, leaving the team with the uncomfortable task of investigating their boss’s boss.

Episode 8: Turkey Trot – November 21, 2022: At a Thanksgiving event, an explosion nearly kills an admiral, but the perpetrator, Charles Samuels, was aiming at Knight instead. Charles is the brother of a veteran who committed suicide despite Knight trying to talk him down during her time as a REACT agent. Having held a grudge all this time, Charles entered a romantic relationship with Knight’s sister Robin and ultimately takes the two of them along with Kasie hostage. Also, Knight and Robin are forced to confront their mutual animosity.

Episode 9: Higher Education – December 5, 2022: NCIS investigates the death of a college student who was killed while running across the street and had connections to McGee’s wife.

Episode 10: Too Many Cooks – January 9, 2023: NCIS agents from Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, and Hawaii, in D.C. to attend the retirement party of a beloved Federal Law Enforcement Training Center professor, find themselves investigating his shocking suicide.

Episode 11: Bridges – January 16, 2023: Parker discovers he’s a victim of identity theft while investigating the unusual murder of a Navy ensign; Knight and Jimmy face hurdles in their relationship as their connection heightens.

Episode 12: Big Rig – January 23, 2023: When an old pal of Torres’ comes to him – disheveled and bloodied – for guidance amidst an undercover FBI operation and then disappears, NCIS helps track him down; McGee prepares to be a contestant on a popular game show.

When NCIS Season 20 resumes its run, it will be available to stream on Paramount+, fuboTV, and Netflix, along with all the prior seasons of this major franchise on the streaming platforms. The viewers can also stream the series by renting or purchasing it on Vudu, Amazon Instant Video, iTunes, and Google Play, with a vast number of membership plans according to their preferences.

Moreover, the series is also available to watch exclusively on CBS, where the episodes are published after they air on the channel every Monday. You can also stream NCIS for free on Pluto based on the viewer’s location.

Catch up on previous episodes while you wait for NCIS Season 20 to return in a few days.