NCIS: LA First Look: Hetty Gives the Guys a Workout -- Plus, Is She Pals With POTUS?

You don’t win consecutive Teen Choice awards without putting in a little time at the gym — and Linda Hunt’s NCIS: Los Angeles alter ego does precisely that in this exclusive photo from an upcoming episode of the Tuesday CBS drama.

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In a fun moment from the Oct. 23 episode titled “Dead Body Politic,” the NCIS boss lady joins Callen and Sam for a morning workout, and from the look on Sam’s face, he knows he better keep up the pace!

The episode as a whole, meanwhile, plays out against the backdrop of this November’s presidential election — a race in which Hetty may have a horse. “Hetty is very well connected,” teases NCIS: LA showrunner Shane Brennan. “Even in the Oval Office….”

NCIS: LA airs Tuesdays at 9/8c.

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