Powder Keg
Powder Keg

First aired
April 17, 2018
Written by
Talicia Riggs
Directed by
Mary Lou Belli
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High Stakes is the 20th episode of NCIS: New Orleans Season 4 and also the 91st episode of the entire series.

Summary Edit

Pride and his bar patrons, including Sydney Halliday who is visiting Pride after leaving the Army, are held hostage by a group of volatile thieves.

Major Events Edit

  • It reveals that Curtis girlfriend named Riley Egan was dead after being shot by Davis.
  • Sonja Percy were all mentioned but do not appear.


  • Agent Pride killed Captain Davis
  • Captain Davis killed Boomer

Trivia Edit

  • This is the first episode not to star Shalita Grant (Sonja Percy) when it was removed from the opening credits.

Cast 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 Former U.S. army and Dwayne new friend.

Guest Edit

Name Portrayed by Role
Captain Estes Matt Servitto NOPD officer
Curtis Pierre Jean Gonzalez A man who appears in this episode.
Captain Steven Davis Andrew Stewart-Jones A murder
Boomer Slate Holmgren
Red Nicholas Logan
Wallace Leroi Donovan Mitchell
Lorna Catherine Dee Holly A waitress
Vince Mem Shannon

Related Page Edit

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