S9 E17 41min TV-PG Top-secret clearance from a Naval research laboratory is jeopardized when the murder of a Chief Petty Officer is connected to an international arms dealer. Meanwhile, Probationary Agent Ned Dorneget tries to butter up Gibbs in hopes of joining the team. The plan began to go awry when Wiley was busted for drug possession and tried to talk to Gibbs forcing the Russians to kill him to save their operation. Executive producer Gary Glasberg tells The Hollywood Reporter that this "heart-wrenching" death helps propel a story arc that will continue through Tuesday's season 12 finale and into next season. In the episode, a Chief Petty Officer is murdered right before Gibbs' eyes when he is about to reveal information connected to an international arms dealer. Episode Summary EDIT The team's search for a terrorist targeting the Navy takes a bizarre turn when a high-tech bug is found in Probationary Agent Ned Dorneget's tooth. Ned Dorneget “The Lost Boys” (Season 12, Episode 23) Dorneget (Matt Jones) worked with the team to track down terrorists recruiting children, and he … In total viewers, "Need to Know" easily won NCIS and CBS the night, beating FOX's American Idol for the first time ever, having 16.11 millions. Schenck and Cardea was given the task revisiting NCIS agent Ned Dorneget (Matt L. Jones), as the new "probie", by showrunner Gary Glasberg. Probationary Agent Ned Dorneget : I'd have to tell him. "[The finale] continues down the road, building the relationship between Gibbs and this young man Luke (Daniel Zolghadri), and then carries us all the way through to a very shocking and disturbing season-ending moment," Glasberg says. NCIS' season 12 finale airs Tuesday at 8 p.m. on CBS. Christopher Pacci. Shows ... McGee meets with Ned Dorneget. Special Agent Ned Dorneget or Dorney died like a hero on 'NCIS' episode The Lost Boys [s12e23].Name of the song is Friction - Imagine Dragons. | Do Not Sell My Personal Information Steve Marsi from TV Fanatic gave the episode 4.5 (out of 5) and stated that "last night was terrific [...]. 7:00am PT Meanwhile, the young and bumbling Probationary agent Ned Dorneget tries to butter up Gibbs in hopes of joining the team. Gibbs decides to send him and Special agent Timothy McGee to pick up the mistress, but it is revealed that she is an SVR agent, and quickly escapes custody. [1] Compared to last week's episode "Psych Out", "Need to Know" was down a bit in both viewers and adults 18-49. Bayar, who was aware of the plan, acted as the middleman while the SVR agent was the courier. Mouse over thumbnail for slideshow Gibbs and Director Leon Vance then deduce that the entire case was a DIA plot to leak faulty information to the Russians in order to sabotage their stealth communication research, using Wiley as the patsy. Check out our photo gallery for NCIS Season 12 Episodes 21 to 24. Besides Luke's story, we also have another dark storyline in this episode: the death of Ned Dorneget. The episode is written by George Schenck & Frank Cardea and directed by Michelle MacLaren, and was seen by 18.20 million viewers.[1]. "Need to Know" was seen by 18.20 million live viewers following its broadcast on February 28, 2012, with an 11.3/17 share among all households, and 3.5/9 share among adults aged 18 to 49. Ned Dorneget (or "Dorney" to his colleagues) was an NCIS Special Agent assigned to the Navy Yard in Washington D.C and a member of the NCIS Cyber Operations division.. © 2021 The Hollywood Reporter, LLC. ", Glasberg reveals that the finale picks up with Ned's mom, a CIA officer who "proves to be an important figure politically and with our group," and then it sees Gibbs and Tony (Michael Weatherly) finding themselves in "some very dangerous territory.". Top-secret clearance from a Naval research laboratory is jeopardized when the murder of a Chief Petty Officer is connected to an international arms dealer. She is the mother of NCIS Special Agent Ned Dorneget (Matt Jones), a computer expert who while trying to track down the leader of the terrorist … This is the first episode directed by MacLaren on NCIS, who has previously worked on shows like "Breaking Bad", together with Jones, "The X-Files" and "The Walking Dead". Check out our photo gallery for NCIS Season 12 Episodes 21 to 24. | EU Privacy Preferences, Gary Glasberg tells THR that this season's last episode will find Gibbs and Tony in "some very dangerous territory. "Need to Know" is written by George Schenck & Frank Cardea and directed by Michelle MacLaren. [2][3], The Arms Dealer in the episode, Agah Bayar (Tamer Hassan), has appeared in the episodes "Broken Arrow" and "Kill Screen", both from Season 8, and now returning to "[make] a great foil for Gibbs and the team".[2]. Ned Dorneget's (Matt Jones) death isn't the last of the scary moments for the team this season on NCIS. Special Agent Anthony DiNozzo : Well, then I guess I'd have to tell him about your little antics at the Halloween party last month, with Susan Grady from Polygraph down in the copy room. Matt L. Jones.Matt L. Jones (born November 1, 1981) is an American actor who appeared in a recurring role in NCIS, playing Probationary-later-fully fledged NCIS Special Agent Ned Dorneget.He also appeared in the NCIS: Los Angeles Season 2 episode, "Deliverance" and also appeared in the fellow CBS crime drama series, "Hawaii Five-0". Dorneget saved as many lives as he could, but he had to give his own to do so. "Gibbs (Mark Harmon) always takes a loss to his team very, very seriously," Glasberg says. Terms of Use | She told him she was tired of her heroes dying, listing former colleagues Caitlin Todd, Jenny Shepard, Ned Dorneget, Ziva David and Reeves, while villains survived. He temporarily worked on the Major Case Response Team … Check out our photo gallery for NCIS Season 12 Episodes 21 to 24. Ned Dorneget's (Matt Jones) death isn't the last of the scary moments for the team this season on NCIS.. Sitemap | Position: NCIS Special Agent who helped the Major Case Response Team. Usually known as "Dorney" to the rest of the team, he is often assigned to the evidence locker against his wishes and desires to become a full field agent. Matt Jones was born on November 1, 1981 in Sacramento, California, USA as Matthew Lee Jones. Twitter: @_RyanGajewski. THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER is a registered trademark of The Hollywood Reporter, LLC. AdChoices More about that in a minute, but the death scene itself was perfect. Special Agent Ned Dorneget from NCIS cyber operations assists the team when an ensign who worked in the Office of Naval Intelligence is murdered. Melinda McGraw as Diane Fornell, Gibbs' and Fornell's ex-wife (episodes 11 & 15) Robert Wagner as Anthony DiNozzo, Sr., DiNozzo's father (episodes 17 & 20) Matt L. Jones as Ned Dorneget, NCIS Special Agent, Cyber Division (episodes 22, 23 & 24) Mimi Rogers as Joanna Teague, CIA Officer and Ned Dorneget's mother (episodes 23 & 24) The word "troll" instantly brings to mind angry comments flooding the Internet but the official synopsis of the episode indicates otherwise. When Chief Petty Officer Wiley is murdered before he can divulge information about infamous arms dealer Agah Bayar, Special agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs is immediately on the case. Season 1, Episode 16 Air date: March 2, 2004 IMDb rating: 8.6 “Bête Noire” translates loosely to “pet peeve,” and the use of “noire” (“black” in French) here was fitting because this episode’s most shocking revelation was that terrorist Ari Haswari had sneaked into NCIS disguised as a corpse in a black body bag. Ned Dorneget. Special Agent Ned Dorneget from NCIS cyber operations assists the team when a Navy ensign who worked in the Office of Naval Intelligence is murdered. [2] Dorneget was introduced in the episode "Sins of the Father", which aired in November 2011. “The Lost Boys” – The NCIS cyber case turns into a united global effort after evidence confirms “The Calling,” an international terrorist group that recruits children through the internet, has been purchasing S-bombs off the black market, on NCIS, on the CBS Television Network. Tragically, Dorneget's life and also his career as an NCIS Special Agent came to an end in May 2015 when he was killed in a hotel blast in Cairo, Egypt with his death greatly devastating the NCIS agency and its members. "Need to Know" is written by George Schenck & Frank Cardea and directed by Michelle MacLaren. The official synopsis for the episode, as per this article at The Futon Critic, is as follows:. However, Gibbs is then approached by the DIA and ordered to halt the investigation. Jones also appeared as Probationary Agent Ned Dorneget in the CBS show NCIS, between 2011 and 2015. Jones also appeared as Probationary Agent Ned Dorneget in the CBS show NCIS, between … In early 2012, Jones was cast in Steven Levitan's new pilot Rebounding for FOX, but the show was not picked up. Cause … ", TV Shows That Failed to Survive the 2014-15 Season, 'NCIS' Star on Gibbs' "Huge" Secret, Season's "Scary" New Threat. 4.5 / 5.0 1 2 As he and his team investigate, they discover that Wiley sold top secret information about America's stealth communication network to Bayar. by He is an actor and director, known for El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie (2019), Brightburn (2019) and Home (2015). It originally aired on CBS in the United States on February 28, 2012. Matt Jones, Actor: El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie. NCIS Special Agent Ned Dorneget CBS. A disgruntled McGee accuses Dorneget of getting seduced by her, but Dorneget counters by admitting that he is gay. All rights reserved. Special Agent Ned Dorneget (Matt L. Jones) is a probationary agent first introduced in the Season 9 episode "Sins of the Father". Privacy Policy | Ned Dorneget's time with the NCIS team didn't last long, but he was an integral part of the crew. The loss of Ned Dorneget probably came as a kind of sad relief to many. [1][5] The spin-off NCIS: Los Angeles drew third and was seen by 15.85 million viewers. The crime under investigation was both serious enough to keep you interested and detest the bad guy(s) but not so serious that the team couldn't let loose at times", and "overall, an excellent episode from start to finish, blending just the right portions of all the things we've grown to love about the show. Schenck and Cardea was given the task revisiting NCIS agent Ned Dorneget (Matt L. Jones), as the new "probie", by showrunner Gary Glasberg.Dorneget was introduced in the episode "Sins of the Father", which aired in November 2011. On NCIS Season 12 Episode 22, a murder of an ensign from the Office of Naval Intelligence has Special Agent Ned Dorneget from NCIS cyber operations joining the team. 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Kate Todd (S2 E23) When watching police procedurals, most fans know that their favorite stars will … Also, the team discovers that Jake and Gibbs have become good friends. Ned Dorneget's (Matt Jones) death isn't the last of the scary moments for the team this season on NCIS. Matt Jones returns as NCIS Special Agent Ned Dorneget. After a short one-week hiatus, "NCIS" will return with its season 12 episode 22 entry, "Troll." "Need to Know" is the 17th episode of the ninth season of the American police procedural drama NCIS, and the 203rd episode overall. The characters on the CBS drama suffered a … Meanwhile, Probationary Agent Ned Dorneget tries to butter up Gibbs in hopes of joining the team. After Gary Glasberg and Emily Wickersham both hinted at the loss of … Gibbs then decides to pursue Bayar's mistress. "Throughout the next episode and then the season opener as well, [the agents will] all be very focused on catching not only Dorneget's killer but getting to the bottom of this terrorist organization and trying to put a stop to whatever they have planned. I hope we get more like it coming down the home stretch of this season". The characters on the CBS drama suffered a … May 12, 2015 Jones appeared in four episodes of The Office ("Junior Salesman However, in season 3 episode "Overdrive", it was revealed that she had a relationship with Assistant U.S. Attorney Hannah Lee, making her the first main LGBT character in the franchise (though a recurring gay character, Ned Dorneget, had been previously introduced in the main series). [1][4] A rating point represents one percent of the total number of television sets in American households, and a share means the percentage of television sets in use tuned to the program. 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