It Happened Last Night

First aired
October 21, 2014.
Written by
Jack Bernstein
Directed by
Arvin Brown
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It Happened Last Night is the 5th episode of NCIS: New Orleans Season 1 and the 5th episode of the entire series. It marks the first appearance of Tobias Fornell.

Summary Edit

The NCIS team is given a 22-hour deadline after the murder investigation of a Chief Warrant Officer who specialized in counterintelligence reveals his wife had been kidnapped and is being held for ransom. Meanwhile, Senior FBI Agent Fornell travels to the Big Easy to assist with the case.

Major Events Edit

  • Tobias Fornell was introduce for the first time.


Trivia Edit

  • The first appearance of Tobias Fornell (Joe Spano) in this episode and Leon Vance is a guest appearance in the series.

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
Meredith Brody Zoe McLellan NCIS Special Agent
Sebastian Lund Rob Kerkovich Forensic Specialist, Jefferson Parrish Coroner's office
Loretta Wade C.C.H. Pounder Medical Examiner, Jefferson Parrish Coroner's office

Recurring Edit

Name Portrayed by Role
Tobias Fornell Joe Spano Senior FBI Agent
Leon Vance Rocky Carroll Director Of NCIS

Guest Edit

Name Portrayed by Role
Oliver Huntington Gabriel Olds
Bernard Lanier David Burke
Helaine Morgan Dorian Brown Pham Credited as Dorian Brown
Marilyn Reed Chelsey Crisp
Rance the Trainer Brandon Stacy
Maurice Weholt Kim Collins
Adams Hakim Callender Gunnery Sergeant
Albert Fontenot Gabe Begneaud

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