Paige Turco (The Agency, Person of Interest) has joined the cast of NCIS: New Orleans, CBS’ upcoming NCIS spin-off set in the federal law enforcement agency’s New Orleans field office, TVWise has learned.
Turco, who is a series regular on The CW’s upcoming mid-season drama The 100, has been cast as Linda, the wife of NCIS Special Agent Pride. The proposed spin-off is in second position to The 100. On NCIS: New Orleans she joins a cast which includes Scott Bakula (Star Trek: Enterprise, Men Of A Certain Age), CCH Pounder (Warehouse 13, Sons Of Anarchy), Zoe McLellan (JAG, Dirty Sexy Money) and Lucas Black (Fast & Furious).
This potential spin-off, which is currently untitled, will be set in the NCIS New Orleans field office, which handles cases from Pensacola through Mississippi and Louisiana to the Texas panhandle. The spin-off is being piloted as a back door pilot which will air as a two-part episode of NCIS in the spring. CBS Television Studios is producing with Gary Glasberg and Mark Harmon serving as executive producers.