News for Season 9

What's Hot Today

NCIS Photo Preview: What a Mess!

Photos from next week's NCIS show the team trying to clean up a real mess. Ironic, since the episode promo made it clear they'll be investigating the death of a Marine whose life was - superficially at least - squeaky clean! After Tuesday's NCIS season premiere , it looks like this episode will feature the team functioning as a cohesive unit again - a welcome change - and really getting their hands dirty. Okay, we'll stop with the jokes. Check out CBS' promotional images from "Restless" here ... //

NCIS Promo: A Restless Situation

NCIS returned last night with a season premiere that explained Tony's mission and the many layers therein. Fan response to "Nature of the Beast" has been wide-ranging, with passionate reactions across the board. If you missed it, read our official NCIS review and chime in with your opinions, good or bad, on the ninth season debut of TV's #1 drama. Then take a look at the teaser for next Tuesday's episode below. In what looks like a more conventional episode, the team members are dispatched to investigate a startling surprise after a young Marine shows up to his homecoming party with a fatal stab wound. Read More... //

NCIS: Will Tony's Mole Hunt Force Him to Grow Up?

Is NCIS 'Tony DiNozzo really the best man to carry out the Navy secretary's search for a mole? With all possible respect to DiNozzo ( Michael Weatherly ) as an agent, isn't he a little too goofy for super-secret spy work? "You ask the question that's on everyone's mind," Weatherly tells with a laugh. "When Tony gets to play James Bond, he takes it very seriously...  //

DiNozzo Remembers Who Shot and Framed Him on 'NCIS' Premiere (VIDEO)

For its Season 9 premiere, 'NCIS' (Tue., 8PM ET on CBS) crafter a rather clever mystery adventure, told in dramatic flashbacks as we, and DiNozzo, tried to figure out what went down during the summer break. He suffered short-term memory loss after waking up in a hospital, so it was through bits and pieces as his memory came back to him that we were able to figure out what happened. It was a different storytelling device, and one that proved very effective in creating a slow burn of tension throughout the episode. It turns out that the old adage of never trust the FBI is a good one, as Agent Stratton betrayed and set up DiNozzo to take the fall for the shootings of EJ and Cade. With Cade dead and EJ missing, there's more to be uncovered yet. //

TV ratings: 'New Girl' has strong start, 'Glee' and 'Body of Proof' down Tuesday

Fast National ratings for Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011FOX's new comedy "New Girl" premiered to solid ratings Tuesday, building on its "Glee" lead-in and snagging the night's best adults 18-49 rating. CBS' drama "Unforgettable" also had a solid debut, as did the two "NCIS" shows, which were both up from last season. "Glee," meanwhile, was down significantly from its debut last season, and "Body of Proof" also began its season below its premiere last year. "Ringer" dipped a bit from its premiere last week but is still well ahead of last season's time-period average for The CW.CBS led the night in viewers with 16.7 million, along with a 10.4 rating/16 share in households. ABC (11.65 million, 7.8/12) took second overall, followed by FOX at 8.7 million viewers and a 5.2/8. NBC (5.8 million, 3.7/6) was fourth, and The CW (1.8 million, 1.1/2) trailed.Thanks to "New Girl" and "Glee," FOX won the adults 18-49 demographic with a... //

NCIS “Restless” Season 9 Episode 2 Photos

NCIS  "Restless" Season 9 Episode 2  airs Tuesday September 27 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Episode Synopsis:  The NCIS team uncovers a startling surprise after a young Marine shows up to his homecoming party with a fatal stab wound, on NCIS, Tuesday, Sept. 27 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Read More... //

NCIS “Nature of the Beast” Season 9 Premiere

NCIS  "Nature of the Beast" Season 9  Episode 1  airs Tuesday September 20 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television  Network. Episode Synopsis:  After spending months tracking down his target, Tony is left with the blood of an NCIS agent on his hands and it’s up to Gibbs to help him put the pieces of the puzzle together, on the ninth season premiere of NCIS, Tuesday, Sept. 20 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS TelevisionNetwork. Sarah Jane Morris returns as Special Agent E.J. Barrett; Wendy Makkena returns as Dr. Rachel Cranston; Scott Wolf guest stars as FBI Agent Casey Stratton. Read More... //

'NCIS' Episode 9.2: Photos from 'Restless'

In episode 2 of NCIS ? 9th season, the team investigates the murder of a young Marine who arrives at his own homecoming party with a stab wound. ?Restless? airs on Tuesday, September 27 at 8pm on CBS. //

NCIS Season 9 First Look: Tony and E.J.!

Sarah Jane Morris returns to NCIS next week as E.J. Barrett. But in what capacity? If you recall from the Season 8 finale, E.J. finagled a microchip from the arm of one of her dead team members, a shady maneuver that was neither noticed by our favorite agents or explained to viewers at all. It makes you wonder ... as does the fact that as the season faded to black, Tony was assigned a classified file folder and tasked with taking down one of NCIS' own agents who is selling classified information.   Read More... //

NCIS Promo: R.E.S.P.E.C.T.

Aretha Franklin would be proud of this NCIS promo. The CBS procedural returns for its ninth season September 20, having gained a larger and larger following each year. Now that's a feat worthy of our ... No doubt about it, as the top-rated drama around, NCIS has earned TV Fanatic's R.E.S.P.E.C.T. Follow the jump for a shorter version of the NCIS and NCIS: LA promo teasing both of next week's season premieres: //