The sixth season of the police procedural drama NCIS premiered on September 23, 2008. The new NCIS director Leon Vance (played by Rocky Carroll) became a regular cast character and Agent Gibbs's new team members were introduced: NCIS Agents Michelle Lee from Legal, Daniel Keating from Cybercrime, and Special Agent Brent Langer from the FBI. Langer is killed in the first episode of the season. After the end of the second episode, McGee, Ziva, and Tony return to the team, while Lee and Keating are transferred back to Legal and Cybercrime, respectively.
Rocky Carroll's character of Leon Vance was introduced in the fifth season episode entitled Internal Affairs (episode). The conclusion to the fifth season finale, Judgment Day Part 2 (episode) marked the debut of Rocky Carroll as the new Director of NCIS, Leon Vance.
With the sixth season premiere episode, Last Man Standing (episode), Rocky Carroll's name was added as a series regular and he was also added to the opening credits, even being given the credit \"With\", a credit he continues to hold up until NCIS Season 19 when after Gary Cole (Alden Parker) joined NCIS, Carroll began sharing the \"With\" alongside David McCallum (Donald Mallard).
NCIS: The Sixth Season finds the highly skilled NCIS team still under the able command of Special Agent Jethro Gibbs (Mark Harmon, an uncompromising leader who will see justice done- even if it means bending the rules. This season, Gibbs welcomes new members to the unit while directing the veteran agents in their dangerous investigations outside the chain of Naval and Marine command. Co-starring Michael Weatherly, Pauley Perette, David McCallum, Sean Murray, Cote de Pablo and Rocky Carroll, this 6-disc set includes all 25 action-packed Season 6 episodes along with high-caliber behind-the-scenes special features. 59ce067264