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NCIS: Prime Suspect

A media frenzy surrounding an unidentified criminal prompts Gibbs' barber to question his son's involvement and ask for Gibbs' help in ruling out his son as a prime suspect.

Source: CBS

Episode Info

Episode number: 10x17
Airdate: Tuesday March 05th, 2013

Alternate Airdates:

CA (Global) Mar 05, 2013
AU (ten) Apr 30, 2013
UK (FOX) May 03, 2013
Hungary Oct 07, 2013


Guest Stars
Matt L. JonesMatt L. Jones
As Probationary Agent Ned Dorneget
Andrea BogartAndrea Bogart
As Melissa Tourney
Derek MagyarDerek Magyar
As Cameron Dean
Jay AcovoneJay Acovone
As Frankie Dean
Keir OKeir O'Donnell
As Ramsey Boone
Mathew St. PatrickMathew St. Patrick
As Metro Detective Quinton Shard
Paul CassellPaul Cassell
As Bart Crowley

Co-Guest Stars
Dio JohnsonDio Johnson
As Marine Lance Corporal Douglas Alexander
Jamie HillJamie Hill
As Chloe Chandler
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 woman in the shower. She steps outside the shower and starts cleaning the foggy mirror. She senses someone standing behind her. She turns around, and the attacker stabs her several times. Gibbs is getting a haircut when he sees Bart Crowell on television, reporting the death of the woman. He also reports the return of the famous serial killer, “The Dead Rose Slasher”. Gibbs’s barber doesn’t want to hear anymore of all this, and turns off the television. ..

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ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
Trent DabbsBetter Off NowBarber Cleaning Up After Haircut, Closing Scenes

Other Episode Crew

CreatorDonald P. Bellisario  |  Don McGill
Executive ProducerGary Glasberg (1)  |  George Schenck  |  Frank Cardea  |  Mark Horowitz  |  Donald P. Bellisario  |  Chas Floyd Johnson  |  Shane Brennan
Co-Executive ProducerMark R. Schilz  |  Nicole Mirante-Matthews  |  Scott A. Williams  |  Steven D. Binder
Supervising ProducerAvery C. Drewe
ProducerJoshua Rexon  |  Richie Owens
Co-ProducerChristopher J. Waild
Production DesignerRobert J. Bacon
EditorDavid Cook (2)
CastingSusan Bluestein  |  Jason Kennedy (1)
Unit Production ManagerMark R. Schilz
First Assistant DirectorPaul Snider
Second Assistant DirectorJosé Clemente Hernandez
MusicBrian Kirk
Music EditorStephen M. Rowe
HairstylistCarla Dean
Make-upJoe Hailey
Key GripBill Baker (1)
Set DesignerJim Walters
Set DecoratorLynn Wolverton-Parker
Location ManagerJames McClafferty
Transportation CoordinatorGreg Nutt
Property MasterMichael L. Cunningham
Construction CoordinatorThom Schaefer
Production Sound MixerSteven Bowerman
Script SupervisorSuzanne McRobert
Production CoordinatorSara Chaiken
Assistant EditorJames Hightower (1)
Post Production SupervisorTrish Hadley
Supervising Sound EditorGreg Schorer
Re-Recording MixerRoss Davis  |  Aaron Levy
GafferJames Krattiger
Director of PhotographyWilliam Webb (1)
Story EditorGina Lucita Monreal
Stunt CoordinatorDiamond Farnsworth
Production SupervisorDavid Schiller
Art DirectorChas. Butcher
Assistant Production CoordinatorMelissa Reilly
Costume SupervisorGregory B. Peña  |  Rachel Good
Production AccountantTed Martinez
Series DirectorJames Whitmore, Jr.
"A" Camera OperatorGeorge Loomis
AssistantShawna Hoppes  |  Erica McIntosh
Casting AssociateKrysti Baxter  |  Meredith Fordney
Post Production AssistantJustin J. Kilmer
Graphic DesignerDouglas S. Reilly
Set Production AssistantChalis Romero
Special Effects CoordinatorLarry L. Fuentes
Additional MusicJeff Burns  |  Greg Burns (1)
Key CostumerJake Jacobs (1)
Technical AdvisorLeon Carroll Jr.  |  Craig Harvey
"B" Camera OperatorChristos C. Bitsakos
Supervising EditorGregory Gontz
Video CoordinatorMatt Minshall
WriterGeorge Schenck  |  Frank Cardea
Writers' AssistantScott J. Jarrett
ThemeMaurice Jackson  |  Matt Hawkins (1)  |  Neil Martin
Pre-production SupervisorSusan Hollander
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