Checkmate (Part 2)

First aired
May 15, 2018
Written by
Christopher Silber
Directed by
James Whitmore Jr.
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Checkmate (Part 2) is the 24th episode of NCIS: New Orleans Season 4 and also the 95th episode of the entire series.

It is also the Season 4 finale episode.

Summary Edit

Pride assembles an off-the-books team with retired Green Beret Sydney Halliday, journalist Oliver Crane and attorney Elliott Newman to search for a loophole when he faces a grand jury indictment for abuse of power. Also, Pride and the team uncover a sinister plot during the New Orleans Tricentennial Fleet Week celebration.

Major Events Edit


  • Agent Pride killed 1 person
  • Coast Guard killed Gossett

Trivia Edit

  • This marks the guest appearance of Lou Diamond Phillips.
  • This is also the cliffhanger season finale were the character was shot to his chess in this episode.

Cast Edit

Main Edit

Name Portrayed by Role
Dwayne Cassius Pride Scott Bakula Senior Special Agent in charge of the NCIS New Orleans office, NCIS
Christopher LaSalle Lucas Black NCIS Special Agent
Tammy Gregorio Vanessa Ferlito Former FBI turned NCIS Special Agent
Sebastian Lund Rob Kerkovich Former forensic specialist turned NCIS Forensic Special Agent and Patton's Co-Tech Operator
Patton Plame Daryl "Chill" Mitchell Investigative Computer Specialist and Tech Operator
Loretta Wade C.C.H. Pounder Medical Examiner, Jefferson Parrish Coroner's office

Recurring Edit

Name Portrayed by Role
Sydney Halliday Riann Steele A retired Green Beret
Zahra Taylor Amanda Warren Mayor of New Orleans

Guest Edit

Name Portrayed by Role
Gossett Lou Diamond Phillips A Deputy Chief
Oliver Crane Mark Gessner
Barlow Doug Savant
Amelia Parsons Ellen Hollman
Victoria Gabrielle Platt
Sullivan Jones
James Denton

Related Pages Edit

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