Baitfish is the eleventh episode of the first season of the police procedural series NCIS: New Orleans which was aired on January 6, 2015.

Summary Edit

The NCIS team investigates a deadly explosion at the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Gala event they were attending, and discovers that Pride was the intended target of the bomb.[1]

We know from IMDB that Laurel Pride will appear in this episode and that Orion will be injured from the explosion[2][3]


  • First non-Navy/Marine Corps-related case (although the bomb was at the Navy/Marine Corps Relief Gala)
  • First major episode featuring a main character's past.


Loretta: I'm undaunted. I will not quit until I find a rear admiral willing to shake his rear admiral.
Brody: Where's Jackfish Jordy's located?
Frank Broussard: Google it, bitch
Brody slams him and handcuffs him.
LaSalle: Now that was the wrong answer
LaSalle: Make another move, and the gun goes boom.


Series RegularsEdit

Name Portrayed by Role
Dwayne Cassius Pride Scott Bakula Senior Special Agent in charge of the NCIS New Orleans office, NCIS
Christopher LaSalle Lucas Black Special Agent, New Orleans Office, NCIS
Meredith Brody Zoe McLellan Special Agent, New Orleans Office, NCIS
Sebastian Lund Rob Kerkovich Forensic Specialist, Jefferson Parrish Coroner's office
Dr. Loretta Wade C. C. H. Pounder Medical Examiner, Jefferson Parrish Coroner's office

Recurring CastEdit

Name Portrayed by Role
Laurel Pride Shanley Caswell Daughter of Dwayne Cassius Pride.
Patton Plame Daryl Mitchell Investigative Computer Specialist
Orion Roberto Aguire Boyfriend of Laurel Pride.
Ross P Contact of Christopher LaSalle.


NCIS New Orleans - Baitfish (Sneak Peek 1)

NCIS New Orleans - Baitfish (Sneak Peek 1)

NCIS New Orleans - Baitfish (Sneak Peek 2)

NCIS New Orleans - Baitfish (Sneak Peek 2)


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