The Sopranos vet Emily Wickersham has landed a multi-episode arc on NCIS, TVGuide.com has confirmed.
As first reported by TVLine.com, Wickersham will play Bishop, a focused and socially awkward new agent. Since Wickersham has the potential to appear in additional episodes, she seems like a likely candidate to replace Ziva when Cote de Pablo exits at the beginning of this season. She will first appear on the CBS series during November sweeps.
Best known for playing A.J.'s girlfriend Rhiannon on the acclaimed HBO mob drama, Wickersham's other credits include I Am Number Four and The Bridge, on which she recurs as Charlotte's stepdaughter.
NCIS returns Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 8/7c on CBS.
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