The NCIS hierarchy will be fleshed out some when viewers meet Jerome Craig, the deputy director who serves under Vance.
And playing the potentially recurring role, TVLine has learned exclusively, will be Greg Germann, whose myriad TV credits include Ally McBeal and most recently, Showtime’s House of Lies.
“I’ve been a big fan of Greg’s going back to Ally McBeal and [the mid-'90s legal drama] Sweet Justice, and he’s a gifted actor with incredible timing and a wonderful sense of humor,” NCIS showrunner Gary Glasberg tells TVLine. “Playing the NCIS Deputy Director means carrying a lot of weight on his shoulders. He’s really going to bring the character of Jerome Craig to life.”
Germann — whose other recent guest-starring gigs include Common Law and Drop Dead Diva — will make his first NCIS appearance sometime in January.
NCIS fans, what do you make of Deputy Director Craig’s introduction? Think Gibbs will appreciate another layer of supervision?