CBS drama NCIS: New Orleans is expanding its regular cast with the promotion of recurring players Shalita Grant and Daryl Mitchell. They join returning stars Scott Bakula, Lucas Black, Zoe McLellan, Rob Kervovich and CCH Pounder.
Grant, who appeared in four episodes from Season 1, plays Sonja Percy, a whip-smart ex-ATF agent who is used to — and most comfortable with — operating undercover and alone, and will now have to adapt to work as the newest NCIS Agent alongside Pride (Bakula) and his team. Wheelchair-bound Mitchell, who guest starred in 11 episodes, plays Patton Plame, a confident and brilliant Investigative Computer Specialist for darryllmitchellNCIS, who has a long-standing competitive history with Agent Pride and a budding competitive rivalry with Forensic Scientist Sebastian Lund (Kerkovich). Grant, who is currently shooting the BBC miniseries Mercy Street, is repped by D2 Management and TalentWorks. Mitchell’s previous series credits include NBC’s Ed and Fox’s Brothers. NCIS: New Orleans will launch its second season on September 22 in its post-NCIS Tuesday slot.
Tuesday, Sept. 22
8:00-9:00 PM NCIS (13th Season Premiere)
9:00-10:00 PM NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (2nd Season Premiere)
10:00-11:00 PM LIMITLESS (Series Debut)
CCH Pounder, who portrays Dr. Loretta Wade on “NCIS: New Orleans,” will read from Donald Rawley’s “Slow Dance on the Fault Line” on Saturday (June 13) at 8 p.m. at the Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp St.
Monica McIntyre will provide vocal and instrumental music for the evening, which will also feature a reception and a raffle of a necklace that Pounder designed.
General-admission tickets are $75 for CAC members and $100 for the general public. Tickets for the first three rows are $150, and box seats are $200 apiece.
Tickets may be reserved by calling 504.528.3800 or visiting cacno.org.
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