For nearly 15 years, David McCallum played the fan-favorite NCIS character Donald “Ducky” Mallard, the fatherly, kind-hearted chief medical examiner. In 2017, however, McCallum exchanged his series regular contract for a limited role. Though he wasn’t quite ready to say goodbye to NCIS, he was over 80 years old at that point and wanted a little more time to spend with his family.
Last night’s “NCIS” penultimate episode revealed a blossoming relationship between Jimmy Palmer (Brian Dietzen) and Jess Knight (Katrina Law). But will anything come of it in next week’s finale episode?. According to Brian Dietzen, who spoke with TV Insider earlier this week, we only get a...
After losing his wife in NCIS Season 18, Jimmy Palmer (Brian Dietzen) devoted all of his time to work and his daughter, Victoria. Now that Season 19 is coming to a close, however, a new romance is blossoming, this time between Jimmy Palmer and NCIS newcomer Special Agent Jessica Knight (Katrina Law).
Spoiler alert! Do not proceed if you have not watched Monday's episode of NCIS. Are Jimmy Palmer and Jessica Knight going all-in with a NCIS romance? As Monday's action-packed episode revealed, the answer is a little more complicated than a simple yes or no. For several weeks now, the duo...
First, there was DiNozzo and Ziva, then it was McGee and Delilah, and we almost had a hookup between Torres and Bishop, but after watching the “All or Nothing” episode, it looks as if we are at the start of a new NCIS romance with Medical Examiner Jimmy Palmer (Brian Dietzen) and Special Agent Jessica Knight (Katrina Law).
NCIS episodes have dropped hints for much of the spring about a possible romance between two of its characters. Jimmy Palmer, the awkward but brilliant medical examiner, decided to date again at the end of the Feb. 28 episode called “The Helpers” (you can refresh your memory from the Outsider recap here.) His wife, who died in 2020 of complications from Covid-19), came back to Jimmy in a dream. After nearly dying himself, Jimmy didn’t look far for a possible love interest. Jess Knight, the newest agent, asked him to be her plus one at a relative’s wedding. Honestly, they look good together.
Jimmy Palmer has been slowly accepting that there is a life for him after he experienced a tragic loss.
[Warning: The below contains MAJOR spoilers for NCIS Season 19, Episode 20 “All or Nothing.”]. Will fighting for their lives bring Dr. Jimmy Palmer (Brian Dietzen) and Special Agent Jessica Knight (Katrina Law) closer together, just as it seems a romance might not happen between them on NCIS? Well, chances are looking much better at the end of “All or Nothing” than they were at the beginning.