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Sam fears for his family’s safety when his wife is called to resume a former CIA cover after a case suggests ties to the infamous Sidorov and his stolen nukes.

Source: CBS

Episode Info  

Episode number: 4x17
Airdate: Tuesday March 05th, 2013

Alternate Airdates:

CA (Global) Mar 05, 2013
UK (sky 1) Apr 28, 2013
AU (ten) May 14, 2013
Hungary Sep 30, 2013

Guest Stars
Andrew HowardAndrew Howard
As Dmitri Greshnev
Aunjanue EllisAunjanue Ellis
As Michelle Hanna/Quinn
Erik PalladinoErik Palladino
As Vostanik Sobatino
Joel BissonnetteJoel Bissonnette
As Viktor Varlamov
Marcus GiamattiMarcus Giamatti
As CIA Agent Michael Snyder
Timothy V. MurphyTimothy V. Murphy
As Isaak Sidorov
Vyto RuginisVyto Ruginis
As Arkady Kolcheck
Ravil IsyanovRavil Isyanov
As Anatoli Kirkin

Co-Guest Stars
Dawn Noel PignuolaDawn Noel Pignuola
As LAPD Partner (as Dawn Noel)
Jeff De SerranoJeff De Serrano
As LAPD Sergeant
Main Cast
Chris OChris O'Donnell
As Special Agent "G" Callen
Daniela RuahDaniela Ruah
As Special Agent Kensi Blye
Eric Christian OlsenEric Christian Olsen
As LAPD Detective Martin A. "Marty" Deeks
Barrett FoaBarrett Foa
As Tech Operator Eric Beal
Renée Felice SmithRenée Felice Smith
As Intelligence Analyst Nell Jones
Linda HuntLinda Hunt
As Operational Manager Henrietta "Hetty" Lange
LL Cool JLL Cool J
As Special Agent Sam Hanna


The episode begins with a man, Victor Varlamov, arriving at the park and pulling out a note from under a bench. Just then another man stabs Victor with an ice-pick in the back of his neck and then in his chest. The killer then cuts off one of his fingers. Sidirov is watching this on his computer. Next, at the precinct, Kensi is filling out a survey form from a bridal magazine and Deeks tells her that her biological clock is ticking. Nell arrives and tells them that Victor Varlamov was killed this morning. Nell and Eric tell the team that the footage was pulled from a Venice chess park. ..

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorShane Brennan
Executive ProducerShane Brennan  |  John Peter Kousakis  |  R. Scott Gemmill
Co-Executive ProducerFrank Military
Supervising ProducerCheo Hodari Coker
ProducerRick Tunell  |  David Bellisario  |  Dave Kalstein
Co-ProducerJoseph C. Wilson  |  Erik Whitmyre
Consulting ProducerJoe Sachs  |  Gil Grant
Associate ProducerChristopher J. Molnar  |  Chad W. Murray (1)
Production DesignerThomas Fichter
EditorM. Edward Salier
CastingJason Kennedy (1)  |  Susan Bluestein
Unit Production ManagerRick Tunell
First Assistant DirectorEric A. Pot
Second Assistant DirectorSuzanne Saltz
MusicJay Ferguson
Music SupervisorMark Wike
Costume DesignerDarryl Levine
HairstylistBrooks Stenstrom
Key GripJerry L. Marshall
Set DecoratorMichele Poulik
Location ManagerTony Salome
Transportation CoordinatorDavid Bassett
Property MasterSteven B. Melton
Construction CoordinatorMike Brooks (1)
Production AssistantKelly N. Stephens
Production Sound MixerDavid M. Schneider
Script SupervisorDiana Valentine
Production CoordinatorLaura P. Napoli
Script CoordinatorJimmey Donchey
Assistant EditorEric J. Lucas
Re-Recording MixerChris Elam  |  Chris Haire
GafferDavid B. Jarrell
On-Line EditorJacob Tillman
Director of PhotographyVictor Hammer
Production SupervisorRussell Dague
Art DirectorAnthony D. Parrillo
Post Production CoordinatorDillon Gemmill
Executive Story EditorJordana Lewis Jaffe
Visual Effects SupervisorDylan Chudzynski
Main Title DesignJohn McKnight
Production AccountantMatthew Klipper
"A" Camera OperatorRuss McElhatton
Sound SupervisorWilson Dyer
AssistantDana Scanlon  |  Chad Mazero  |  Erin Broadhurst
Casting AssociateMeredith Fordney  |  Krysti Baxter
Special Effects SupervisorDon Frazee
Sound Effects EditorKevin Fisher
Technical AdvisorOsama Shofani
Makeup ArtistChris Burgoyne
"B" Camera OperatorScott Browner
ADR SupervisorJay Keiser
1st Assistant AccountantDana Michaelsen
ThemeJames S. Levine
Multi Media CoordinatorJustin Maradiegue
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