Though Season 18 of the CBS drama is winding down, a new agent is set to make her debut with the team on the May 18 episode (“Blown Away”). NCIS REACT Special Agent Jessica Knight will be integral to the conclusion of the season, and there’s a potential for her to return to the show for Season 19.
Many fans are predicting that the character will be asked to take Ellie Bishop’s job, as actress Emily Wickersham is rumored to be leaving the series after Season 18.
Agent Knight is introduced to the regular NCIS agents after several of her team members are killed in an explosion. As the only survivor of the tragedy, and as an expert in high-risk situations Agent Knight feels a responsibility to find out who caused the explosion.
She also wants to seek the appropriate revenge, which may put her at odds with the others.
Ahead of her NCIS debut, a few other details were revealed about Agent Knight’s personal life. She’s the daughter of a single mother, who had to work hard for her achievements. Agent Knight is also a married mom, and her husband takes care of their son full-time.
Though her character is a recent addition to the CBS drama, actress Katrina Law isn’t new to the network.
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