NCIS - Los Angeles Database

Season Five of NCIS: Los Angeles premiered in the United States on September 4, 2013, in the 9:00-10:00 PM Eastern Standard Time slot on Tuesday evenings immediately following NCIS. The season finished on May 13, 2014.


Series Regulars

  Name   Portrayed by   Occupation
  G. Callen   Chris O'Donnell   Special Agent, 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
  Owen Granger   Miguel Ferrer   Assistant Director, NCIS

Recurring Characters

  Name   Portrayed by   Occupation
  Dr. Nate Getz   Peter Cambor   Operational Psychologist, NCIS:OSP
  Arkady Kolcheck   Vyto Ruginis  
  Dan Evans   Matthew Grant Godbey   LAPD Detective
  Michelle Hanna   Aunjanue Ellis   Sam's Wife
  Jack Simon   Matthew Del Negro  
  Joelle Taylor   Elizabeth Bogush   CIA Officer
  Thompson   Jeronimo Spinx   NCIS Special Agent
  Marcel Janvier   Christopher Lambert  
  Isaak Sidorov   Timothy V. Murphy  
  Naseem Vaziri   Alon Aboutboul  
  Talia Del Campo   Mercedes Mason   DEA Agent
  John Booker   Andrew Leeds   NCIS Tech Operator
  Vince Jones   Geoff Brown   NCIS Special Agent
  Vostanik Sabatino   Erik Palladino   CIA Officer

Cast Notes

Having appeared on NCIS: Los Angeles for the last two seasons, CBS announced on February 3rd, 2013 that Miguel Ferrer had been promoted to the role of series regular, resulting in him becoming the newest member of the NCIS: Los Angeles cast.


NCIS: Los Angeles   Season Five - Episode List
Episode Number Title Airdate Notes
Series Season
97 1 Ascension 24 Sept. 2013   As Callen and Kensi along with Granger and the rest of the OSP team continue searching for arms dealer Isaak Sidorov with assistance from Sam's wife, Michelle AKA "Quinn", both Sam and Deeks struggle to come to terms with the vicious and brutal torture they both received at the hands of Sidorov and his men.
98 2 Impact 1 Oct. 2013   Hetty contacts operational psychologist Nate Getz to help Sam and Deeks come to terms with the torture both men received at the hands of Isaak Sidorov while the remaining members of the OSP investigate the killings of a former Navy Vice Admiral and a controversial journalist on board a private jet.
99 3 Omni 8 Oct. 2013   The team must find who compromised a classified vaccine project from a bio tech company. Meanwhile, Deeks struggles with his emotions upon returning to the field.
100 4 Reznikov, N. 15 Oct. 2013   While investigating a kidnapping case of a man who claims to be Callen's father, the NCIS team soon find themselves in grave danger. Meanwhile, Callen learns more about his past.
101 5 Unwritten Rule 22 Oct. 2013   Nell joins the team in the field after the team discover that the ransom demand for a former Navy officer's girlfriend who has been kidnapped is intelligence information while Deeks remains unaware that he has broken one of Hetty's rules.
102 6 Big Brother 29 Oct. 2013   Callen goes undercover at a prestigious high school after a 15-year-old hacker compromises terrorist missions.
103 7 The Livelong Day 5 Nov. 2013   OSP must notify Homeland Security when a murder investigation into the death of a security guard exposes a larger threat to a Los Angeles-based train.
104 8 Fallout 12 Nov. 2013   When an antiterrorism device is stolen, the team must quickly find the suspect and the device before an attack is made against Los Angeles. Meanwhile, Hetty realizes the case is bringing her back to someone from her past.
105 9 Recovery 19 Nov. 2013   Kensi goes undercover as a nutritionist and Deeks poses as a new patient at a rehab center to investigate the death of a Navy officer.
106 10 The Frozen Lake 26 Nov. 2013   Callen and Sam enlist the help of a Gurkha, an elite Nepali soldier specializing in knife fighting, to retrieve a missing thumb drive. Meanwhile, Kensi and Deeks struggle to find a balance in their partnership.
107 11 Iron Curtain Rising 10 Dec. 2013   Upon discovering that a former Romanian communist leader and suspected war criminal is now living in Los Angeles under a false identity, OSP attempt to capture the criminal before he disappears again. Kensi arrives in Afghanistan where she receives her assignment.
108 12 Merry Evasion 17 Dec. 2013   A senator's daughter is the victim of a home invasion. The team investigate to determine if it was a random crime or a targeted attack due to her father's crackdown on international cyber warfare. Meanwhile, Kensi's holiday spirit changes after she receives a surprise Christmas gift.
109 13 Allegiance 14 Jan. 2014   A federal agent tied to hawala, an ancient system of money transfer is murdered with the resulting investigation reuniting the OSP team in Los Angeles with Kensi and Granger who are in Afghanistan.
110 14 War Cries 4 Feb. 2014   When two private military contractors are murdered, the team's investigation leads them back to one of their unsolved cases from the episode Impact, with the search bringing OSP to a suspect who eventually puts one of their own in grave danger while Sam sets up Callen on a blind date.
111 15 Tuhon 25 Feb. 2014   Sam and Callen search in Mexico for a diplomatic murder suspect. Nate and Deeks assist the pair from Los Angeles.
112 16 Fish Out of Water 4 Mar. 2014   In Los Angeles, Sam and Callen investigate the explosion of a fish market with the help of an undercover DEA agent, Talia Del Campo, while in Afghanistan, Kensi and Granger are on the case of a helicopter crash.
113 17 Between the Lines 18 Mar. 2014   The team must find a mole when an undercover agent later to be an agent for the ATF is killed by a gang. Meanwhile in Afghanistan, Granger is worried when Kensi disappears.
114 18 Zero Days 25 Mar. 2014   The team must investigate when one of Eric's friends is attacked. In Afghanistan, Kensi sees a person from her past.
115 19 Spoils of War 1 Apr. 2014   The team travels to Afghanistan after learning of Kensi's disappearance.
116 20 Windfall 8 Apr. 2014   The team investigates a marine who had embezzled money. Kensi is forced to stay with Eric after returning from Afghanistan, while Nell is teamed with Deeks.
117 21 Three Hearts 15 Apr. 2014   An undercover NCIS agent is taken into custody when he is suspected of working for the smuggler he is supposed to be investigating. Meanwhile, Kensi and Deeks discuss their relationship when Kensi returns to the field.
118 22 One More Chance 29 Apr. 2014   A 10-year-old girl Sam once provided protection detail for in Saudi Arabia goes missing, and he's convinced her disappearance is directly connected to the theft of software for a new unmanned-aerial vehicle being developed by her engineer mother.
119 23 Exposure 6 May 2014   An explosion at a military charity event kills a soldier and another man. Thought to be a terrorist attack, the team is tasked to find those responsible.
120 24 Deep Trouble, Part 1 13 May 2014   The suspicious death of a Navy submarine engineer brings NCIS to the case with DEA Agent Talia Del Campo assisting them while Hetty braces herself for the fallout from the White Ghost case.