When is NCIS Season 20 returning with new episodes?

When is NCIS Season 20 returning after a break for new episodes?
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Will the new episodes premiere sooner than you anticipated? Continue reading for more.

We’re not even halfway through NCIS Season 20, and the show seems to be getting better with each episode, and this is just the beginning. We know that most fans of this exciting American police procedural have been watching it for quite some time, and you may wonder when the next episode will air. Then you’ve come to the right place, as we’ve compiled all the information you’ll need to get a head start on the next episode after the hiatus.

So, if you’re curious about the likely release date and time slot, look no further! We’ve compiled all of the pertinent information about the new season of NCIS to allay your apprehensions. Here is everything we know so far about the brand-new episode, which is all set to resume premiere next month. 

When is NCIS Season 20 returning after a break for new episodes?

NCIS Season 20: When will new episodes begin airing on CBS?

The series will return to premiere its remaining episodes starting on November 14, 2022, with its seventh episode of season 20, Love Lost, at the same time scheduled every Monday at 9/8c on CBS and later available to stream on Paramount Plus.

The official social media handle of the show also confirmed the news a few hours ago, quoting, “That’s a wrap #NCIS! Stay tuned for an all-new #NCISHawaii and we’ll be back on your screens with a new episode on November 14.” Take a look at the official post below: 

NCIS Season 20: Who is returning back for the new episodes?

The main cast members of the series include the actors with their respective character descriptions, as follows:  

  • Sean Murray as Timothy McGee: NCIS Senior Special Agent, second in command of MCRT
  • Wilmer Valderrama as Nick Torres: NCIS Special Agent
  • Katrina Law as Jessica Knight: NCIS Special Agent
  • Brian Dietzen as Dr. Jimmy Palmer: Chief Medical Examiner for NCIS
  • Diona Reasonover as Kasie Hines: Forensic Specialist for NCIS
  • Rocky Carroll as Leon Vance: NCIS Director
  • David McCallum as Dr. Donald “Ducky” Mallard: NCIS Historian and former Chief Medical Examiner
  • Gary Cole as Alden Parker: Supervisory Special Agent (SSA) of the Major Case Response Team (MCRT) assigned to Washington’s Navy Yard; former FBI Special Agent turned NCIS agent

The notable guests of the series include the actors with their respective character descriptions, as follows: Joe Spano as Tobias Fornell, Private Detective and former FBI Senior Special Agent; Teri Polo as Vivian Kolchak, Alden Parker’s ex-wife and DOD paranormal investigator and Laura San Giacomo as Dr. Grace Confalone, psychotherapist. 

The series is executive produced by Steven D. Binder, Chas. Floyd Johnson, Mark Horowitz, Mark Harmon, Scott Williams, David North, and Donald P. Bellisario. NCIS is produced by Belisarius Productions in association with CBS Studios.

When is NCIS Season 20 returning after a break for new episodes?

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

The channel has not yet revealed the season’s particular plotlines, but the available episode descriptions are enough to give you the full image of the season, which will help you understand the issue much better. Here’s what we know about NCIS Season 20 episodes thus far if you haven’t been able to catch up with the episodes.

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. Moreover, the details about the next two episodes are listed above for you to understand the plotline order of the series. 

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: When an NCIS agent turns up dead, and Kasie goes unaccounted for, the team must work quickly to find the killer.

When is NCIS Season 20 returning after a break for new episodes?

Where can you stream NCIS Season 20?

NCIS is currently available to watch on Paramount+, FuboTV, and Netflix. 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 available according to the preferences of the users.

Moreover, the series is also available to watch exclusively on CBS’s official website and for free on Pluto based on the viewer’s location. On the other hand, NCIS: Los Angeles Season 14 will stay in the time slot on Sunday at 10 p.m. (ET), and the series will be followed by the Monday premiere of NCIS: Hawai’i Season 2 at 10 p.m. (ET) time slot. 

When is NCIS Season 20 returning after a break for new episodes?

NCIS Official Synopsis

The official synopsis of the show, as per the CBS website, states, “NCIS revolves around a fictional team of special agents from the Naval Criminal Investigative Service, which conducts criminal investigations involving the United States Navy and Marine Corps. Based at the Washington Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., the NCIS team is led by Supervisory Special Agent Alden Parker, an ex-FBI Special Agent, and a skilled investigator.”

When is NCIS Season 20 returning after a break for new episodes?

Catch up on previous episodes while you wait for NCIS Season 20 to resume premiering new episodes on CBS next month.