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In the season finale, “A Tale of Two Igors,” Deeks was kidnapped by an associate of Kirkin in need of his help and NCIS is investigating the shooting of a militarized dolphin equipped with a Russian chip, and Beale made an interesting offer to Nell.
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Renee and Barrett, who played Eric Beale and Nell Jones, will be leaving the series for the upcoming season 13.
Barrett had been promoted to the series regular in the middle of season 1. He left the series in season 11, but returned last season.
As for Renee, she became a series regular in season two, and also took a hiatus from the series starting in seasons 11 and 12. She has appeared in a handful of episodes since then.
According to showrunner R. Scott Gemmill, that doesn’t mean they won’t both come back.
“Renée and Barrett have been on the show for a long time, and they’re both very ambitious individuals who have projects that they want to do on their own – and we’ve given them time to do it,” he said. he stated on the TV line. “It seemed like a natural time to let them go and do other things, and give [their characters] which is a happy ending hopefully.
He adds that this is not the very end for Eric or Nell.
“There’s a little flaw in that, when Nell says she’s going to be alone in Tokyo with Eric, and gives him ‘six weeks’ before she comes back,” Scott noted. “Then we’ll see what happens. “
NCIS: LA airs Sundays on CBS.
This isn’t the only cast reshuffle that has happened this week on CBS.