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NCIS: Up in Smoke

The NCIS team analyzes what secrets could be in the hands of a terrorist targeting the Navy when a high-tech bug is found inside a probationary agent’s tooth. Meanwhile, the festivities for Jimmy Palmer’s upcoming wedding continue with the bachelor party.

Source: CBS

Episode Info

Episode number: 9x23
Airdate: Tuesday May 08th, 2012

Alternate Airdates:

CA (Global) Jul 17, 2012
AU (ten) Sep 16, 2012


Special Guest Stars
Jamie Lee CurtisJamie Lee Curtis
As Samantha Ryan

Starring Roles
Brian DietzenBrian Dietzen
As Jimmy Palmer

Guest Stars
Matt L. JonesMatt L. Jones
As Probationary Agent Ned Dorneget
Richard SchiffRichard Schiff
As Harper Dearing
Rick PetersRick Peters
As Vincent Maple
Dimiter D. MarinovDimiter D. Marinov
As Ghenna Kozlov
Jason Gray-StanfordJason Gray-Stanford
As Dr. Jay Berman
Loren LesterLoren Lester
As Dr. Edgar Cromwell

Co-Guest Stars
Dylan KennDylan Kenn
As Freddie Fountain
Main Cast
Mark HarmonMark Harmon
As Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs
Pauley PerrettePauley Perrette
As Forensics Specialist Abby Sciuto
Sean MurraySean Murray
As Special Agent Timothy "Tim" McGee
Rocky CarrollRocky Carroll
As Director Leon Vance
David McCallumDavid McCallum
As Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Donald "Ducky" Mallard
Cote de PabloCote de Pablo
As Special Agent Ziva David
Michael WeatherlyMichael Weatherly
As Special Agent Anthony "Tony" DiNozzo


The episode begins with a dentist pulling out a dental implant from one of his patient’s mouth. But when the dentist checks the implant, he realizes that it is not a regular implant; it is a listening device. The patient realizes that somebody bugged his mouth! The patient is Agent Ned Dorneget. Next, at the office, Palmer wants to know as to what Abby has planned for his bachelor’s party. Tony warns him to get his hepatitis vaccinations and a pair of kneepads. McGee suggests helmets as well. Ned arrives with Ziva and Ziva hands over the implant to Gibbs. Abby examines the device. Ziva tells Duckie that Ned had the implant for years but then he gets a call from his dentist; not the regular one, saying that there is a recall on his implant. ..

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CreatorDonald P. Bellisario  |  Don McGill
Executive ProducerChas Floyd Johnson
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