NCIS and the AFP will be reluctantly forced to crack the case with overlapping jurisdictions after the victim was working for the Navy on a vessel – which is technically American territory – but fell into the water at Sydney Harbour on Australian soil.
Here’s where you may have seen the cast members of NCIS: Sydney before.
Who is in the NCIS Sydney cast?
Jim ‘JD’ Dempsey – Todd Lasance
Australian star Todd Lasance takes on the role of AFP counterpart Sergeant Jim ‘JD’ Dempsey, who instantly clashes with his American NCIS colleagues.
Lasance has appeared in The Secrets She Keeps, Spartacus, Without Remorse The Vampire Diaries and Bite Club.
Michelle Mackey – Olivia Swann
British actress Olivia Swann takes on NCIS Special Agent Michelle Mackey, who butts heads with JD.
She has previously appeared in The CW’s Legends of Tomorrow, River Wild and the recently cancelled BBC medical drama Doctors.
Dr. Roy Penrose – William McInnes
Veteran Australian actor and writer William McInnes stars as AFP Forensic Pathologist Dr Roy Penrose.
He has also starred in Blue Heelers The Slap, The Time of Our Lives, Deep Water and most recently The Newsreader.
Evie Cooper – Tuuli Narkle
Australian rising star Tuuli Narkle plays AFP Liaison Officer Constable Evie Cooper.
Narkle counts credits in All My Best Friends Are Racist, Mystery Road: Origin and Bad Behaviour.
Bluebird ‘Blue’ Gleeson – Mavournee Hazel
Australian star Mavournee Hazel takes on the role of the brilliant but socially awkward AFP Forensic Scientist Bluebird ‘Blue’ Gleeson.
Hazel is perhaps most familiar with British audiences thanks to her part as Piper Willis in Neighbours, Apple TV+ drama Shantaram and Halifax: Retribution.
DeShawn Jackson – Sean Sagar
Sean Sagar portrays NCIS Special Agent DeShawn Jackson, who seems to be the ladies’ man of the team.
British actor and model Sagar has appeared in Our Girl, The Gentlemen, Ill Manors, The Covenant and Fate: The Winx Saga on Netflix.
Other cast members in the episode includes Kate Jenkinson as Rebecca, Nathan Bates as Trt (Swat), Nicholas Brown as Peter Rennie and Daniela Farinacci as Susan Quinn.
NCIS: Sydney premieres on Friday, November 10 on Paramount+ in the UK