The Assassination of Dwayne Pride

First aired
May 8, 2018
Written by
Chad Gomez Creasey (Story), Katherine Beattie (Story/Teleplay), Ron McGee (Teleplay)
Directed by
Edward Ornelas
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The Assassination of Dwayne Pride is the 22nd episode of NCIS: New Orleans Season 4 and also the 93rd episode of the entire series.

Summary Edit

When journalist Oliver Crane posts a scathing article documenting Pride’s “reckless use of justice,” the team is concerned about the fallout from the piece and the confidential information included in the story. Also, Pride's girlfriend Rita Devereaux warns him that someone in D.C. has coordinated this attack on him, and the article is just the beginning

Major Events Edit

  • It reveals that protesters smash the van where they didn't want to see Pride.


Trivia Edit

  • Scott's wife Chelsea Field is a guest appearance 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
Rita Devereaux Chelsea Field Councilwoman and Dwayne's love interest
Captain Estes Matt Servitto NOPD Officer

Guest Edit

Name Portrayed by Role
Oliver Crane Mark Gessner
Sanchez Carlos Gómez A Deputy Director
Dell Whitman Michael A. Newcomer
Karen Izzo Sharon Conley AUSA member

Related Pages Edit

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