Genre: Crime Drama, Action, Adventure, Mystery
Premise: Naval Criminal Investigative Service Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs leads a group of colorful personalities in investigating crimes -- ranging from murder and espionage to terrorism -- that have evidence connected to Navy and Marine Corps personnel. The team includes witty ex-homicide detective Anthony DiNozzo, quirky forensics specialist Abby Sciuto, and the brilliant -- if insecure -- Timothy McGee. Dr. Donald ``Ducky'' Mallard brings his vast experience in forensics into play to help solve cases.
Evidence from the murder of a Navy captain leads the NCIS team to Ducky's deceased mother; the team exchanges holiday gifts; Gibbs has Christmas dinner with Fornell.