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Will Jamie Lee Curtis Return to NCIS?

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Jamie Lee Curtis' guest arc in NCIS Season 9 was as controversial as it was crucial, leaving fans polarized regarding Dr. Samantha Ryan and her relationship, professional and otherwise, with Leroy Jethro Gibbs.

What can we expect from her in the coming season?

Not a lot, if anything, according to the show's boss.

Gibbs With Ryan

Executive producer Gary Glasberg recently told TV Guide that the loss of Dr. Ryan isn't particularly hard on Gibbs, given everything else that transpired in the Season 9 finale and the fact that Ryan is alive.

"I really didn't want to treat this relationship as if she was dead," Glasberg said.

"The show has a history of doing that and that's not the case here. I'd like to believe that we approached it realistically, and that [she left because] there are priorities she has in her life."

As for whether we'll see Curtis' complex DOD PsyOps brain gramer on the show again, Glasberg says: "If they were able to reconnect down the road, I'd love to have Jamie Lee come back."

It certainly sounds like her story arc is over now, however. For more on what we can expect come September, follow this link for the NCIS Season 10 spoilers and teasers we know so far!

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I am one who does not want JLC on NCIS at all even for a few episodes, i think that relationship with Gibbs should end. She was just all look at me, wanted to outshine the regular cast. I do not want her back.

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Ive been watching ncis since day one. If jlc comes back I will NOT watch. Her role was absolutely pointless last season! It was too forced - like "hey I'm a celeb and I want to be on this show; make a part for me!" it screamed desperation on jlc part - like she was reaching for any handout. I love ncis - but her storyline was stupid was nauseating.

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most of the comments i am reading are saying that Ryan should not come back at all. period. end f discussion. My hope is that a little bit after they finish and kill or capture Harper Dearing (more than likely he will be killed) they will bring back Ryan for no more than 3 or 4 episodes. Just to finalize things. The whole reason she ran was Dearing knew how to get inside her head, which Ryan claimed to have thick walls for. However, he knew where her son went to school and all the extra-curricular activities he did. And he knew how to get her to run for the hills scared. Dearing did something with a judge who had her ex-husband released from prison and it terrified her. her priority was to keep her son as well as herself safe from harm. Dearing knew that was the only way to get rid of her without having the entire DOD after him as well as NCIS. My opinion is that after everything ends with dearing, there will be a showdown with Ryan's ex, that will be very interesting. I will take that as the end of Dr. Ryan on the show. Not death of the character, just that ends all reasoning for JLC to still be on the show.

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To me age really has no bearing, i dated men 20 years older, for me i do not like the charcter JLC on the show, there is no chemistry, she is secretive, withholds information, he can not trust her and he knows that. She makes it like she is the boss over the team instead of Gibbs character. So the age is not a problem with me. I think people do not want her on the show because she is just not a good fit with the team.

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How come when a man date a woman his age people freak out but when a man date someone near his daughter its okay

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Oop!! No LONGER watch the show!!😜

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NCIS is my favorite show---but if JLC returns I will NO LOOKED watch!!! She ruins the greatness of the show!!!! Please don't have her on any more!!!!

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No more Jamie Curtis as a love interest for Gibbs. They look like brother and sister and seeing them in a romantic situation makes my skin crawl.

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Jamie Lee Curtis...BAAAAA!!! Can't stand her!!! Hope to never see her on this show again! Get back to good Investigative Crime Drama. If Ducky doesn't come back....Goodbye NCIS!

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1st - to Martha Hennemann. No Mark Harmon is not married to Kate harmon. He is married to Pam the one who played 'Mindy' from Mork and Mindy. 2nd - the basic concept of Gibbs dating on his age is good. JLC might have been good for/with him if they had not made her character the way they did. Too many mind games. By the way -JLC doesn't look like his mother it is everyone is used to an older man with an younger to much younger woman. Hollywood needs to get real and stop with the December-May romances. While they are out there in the real world - most couples in the real world are closer in age. 3rd - Everyone-be honest no one really wants to see any of the characters, other than Palmer and Ducky, in a serious relationship. If they do give Gibbs one, she needs to not try to save him from his past or himself as the writers keep doing. She needs to be strong but not over power Gibbs as some of they try to do - remember Sgt.Mann? Was glad to see that one go-couldn't stand her!!
Looking forward to season 10 with ALL of the regulars!

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McGee: All right. Well you should probably know that Abby and I used to date?
Bishop: Ew. Like, each other?
McGee: Yeah.
Bishop: Wait - isn't that a violation of rule 12, never date a....
McGee: It was a long time ago. After we'd broken up, one night I went to her lab. Found a scribbled piece paper; a list. Potential boyfriends had to fulfill certain conditions by a pre-arranged date or else, goodbye.
Bishop: Such as.
McGee: Things started off relatively normal: opening the door for her, flowers, putting the seat down. Then around number 8, it gets uh...
Bishop: What?
McGee: Does she know you have these?
Bishop: Does she know you have these?
McGee: Yeah she wasn't happy when she found out.
Bishop: These are all very specific.
McGee: Yeah.
Bishop: These ideas apply to you?
McGee: No those rules weren't in place when we were together. At least I don't think so.
Bishop: What's with the two month cutoff? Abby's sabotaging herself. I've seen stuff like this before. We have to talk to her.

McGee: Rule number 70 - keep digging till you hit bottom.
Abby: McGee! There is no rule 70.
McGee: Well, I--
Abby: You just made up a rule. This McGibbs thing has really gone to your head. I don't even recognize you right now.