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Endgame is the first episode of NCIS: Los Angeles Season Four as well as the 73rd episode of the entire series.


The OSP is left divided and in disarray following Hetty's retirement and Callen's suspension in the wake of Callen's shooting of The Chameleon.


Main Characters

Name Portrayed by Occupation
G. Callen Chris O'Donnell Special Agent-in-Charge, NCIS:OSP
Kensi Blye Daniela Ruah Special Agent, NCIS:OSP
Sam Hanna LL Cool J Special Agent, NCIS:OSP
Henrietta Lange Linda Hunt Operations Manager, NCIS:OSP
Eric Beale Barrett Foa Tech Operator NCIS: OSP
Marty Deeks Eric Christian Olsen LAPD Liaison to NCIS: OSP
Nell Jones Renée Felice Smith Intelligence Analyst, NCIS: OSP

Recurring Characters

Name Portrayed by Occupation
Owen Granger Miguel Ferrer Assistant Director of NCIS
Naseem Vaziri Alon Aboutboul
Marcel Janvier Christopher Lambert Arms Dealer and Identity Thief

Guest Characters

Name Portrayed by Notes
Hosein Khadem Erick Avari
Kelvin Atley Cooper Thornton
Justin Atley Daniel Okeefe
NCIS Agent #1 Lovensky Jean-Baptiste
NCIS Agent #2 Kim Swennen
Female Teller Candace Afia
Male Teller Adrian Gonzalez
Bodyguard A.J. Castro
Bartender Griff Kohout
Homeland Security Agent Mike Whaley
Iranian Roman Mitichyan Uncredited

Detailed Summary

Major Events

  • It's revealed that the Chameleon's death was staged and that Marcel Janvier is still alive.
  • Hetty officially returns to her original position as head of OSP.


  • "Endgame" was the title of a Season 7 episode in the original NCIS series which interestingly enough carried over events from NCIS: Los Angeles.
  • The title of the episode refers to the final stage and phases within a game of strategy such as chess, shogi, or go.
  • Lovensky Jean-Baptiste who plays NCIS Agent 1, and Kim Swennen who portrays NCIS Agent 2 in this episode played LAPD Officers in the previous episode.