NCIS Promotes Emily Wickersham To Series Regular

NCIS Promotes Emily Wickersham To Series Regular

Gut CheckNCIS has promoted Emily Wickersham to series regular for its eleventh season, CBS announced Monday.

Wickersham, whose credits include Gossip Girl and Gone plays Emily Bishop -- a mysterious mixture of analytic brilliance, fierce determination and idealism who specializes in international threat assessment and global preparation.

“Emily Wickersham’s Ellie Bishop is proving to perfectly compliment the NCIS team,” said exec. producer Gary Glasberg in a statement. “Her energy and enthusiasm is contagious. Great things are planned for Bishop and we couldn’t be more thrilled to have her on board.”

Expect for Wickersham's Ellie Bishop to first appear on episode 9 titled "Gut Check".