History Characters / NCIS

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* CatchPhrase: "I hate it when he/she/they does/do that."

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* CatchPhrase: "I hate it when he/she/they does/do that."" Also, "Gibbs! Gibbs! Gibbs! Gibbs! Gibbs!"
27th Jan '17 12:00:05 PM ChaoticNovelist
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* AFatherToHisMen: Ziva directly calls him "the closest thing she has to a father". (Note that her father is very much alive--or, at least, he ''was'' at the time.)

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* AFatherToHisMen: AFatherToHisMen:
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Ziva directly calls him "the closest thing she has to a father". (Note that her father is very much alive--or, at least, he ''was'' at the time.)



* [[FourTemperamentEnsemble Five Temperament Ensemble]]: Choleric



* MemeticBadass: In-universe.

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* MemeticBadass: In-universe. Whenever TheTeam sets up an UltimateShowdownOfUltimateDestiny, they give him the edge.



* [[OldSoldier Old Marine]]

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* [[OldSoldier Old Marine]]OldSoldier: Specifically, an old marine.



* PapaWolf: Do ''not'' endanger his people. Just don't. ''Especially'' Abby.

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* PapaWolf: PapaWolf:
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Do ''not'' endanger his people. Just don't. ''Especially'' Abby.



* BoringButPractical: Her job as TheLabRat.
** Abby would vehemently disagree.

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* BoringButPractical: Her job as TheLabRat.
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TheLabRat isn't as conventionally exciting as chasing down suspects but Abby would vehemently disagree.



* [[FourTemperamentEnsemble Five Temperament Ensemble]]: Melancholic.



* TheLabRat / MisfitLabRat

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* TheLabRat / MisfitLabRatTheLabRat



* ARiddleWrappedInAMysteryInsideAnEnigma: See her character quote.

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* %%%* ARiddleWrappedInAMysteryInsideAnEnigma: See her character quote.



* VanityLicensePlate / CoolCar: "4NS CHIK" displayed on her red 1932 Ford Deuce Coupe. The car before this one was a hearse.

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* VanityLicensePlate / CoolCar: VanityLicensePlate: "4NS CHIK" displayed on her red 1932 Ford Deuce Coupe. The car before this one was a hearse.



* [[FourTemperamentEnsemble Five Temperament Ensemble]]: Leukine.



* [[HappilyMarried HappilyEngaged]]: To Delilah Fielding as of Season 14.

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* [[HappilyMarried HappilyEngaged]]: To HappilyMarried: Engaged at least to Delilah Fielding as of Season 14.



* [[DisposableWoman Disposable Man]]: Is revealed to dating an Afghani interpreter (several seasons after getting divorced) who was rescued in a previous episode [[spoiler: The second episode featuring their relationship is also when he's shot to (brain)death by a Chinese financial terrorist because he cracked the terrorist's code]].

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* [[DisposableWoman Disposable Man]]: Is DisposableWoman: Genderflipped; is revealed to dating an Afghani interpreter (several seasons after getting divorced) who was rescued in a previous episode [[spoiler: The second episode featuring their relationship is also when he's shot to (brain)death by a Chinese financial terrorist because he cracked the terrorist's code]].



* CombatPragmatist / ImprovisedWeapon: In [=S11E01=], Ducky took down a random mook with a random bowl, saving Palmer in the process.

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* CombatPragmatist / ImprovisedWeapon: CombatPragmatist: In [=S11E01=], Ducky took down a random mook with a random bowl, saving Palmer in the process.



* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: Which leads to...
** PunnyName: With a name like that, what did you think he'd be called, Mousey?
** Ari actually first thinks of the locomotive, mildly surprising Ducky.

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* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: Which leads to...
** PunnyName: With a name like that, what did you think he'd be called, Mousey?
** Ari actually first thinks of the locomotive, mildly surprising Ducky.
Few people call him "Donald".



* PunnyName: With a name like that, what did you think he'd be called, Mousey?
** Ari first thinks of the locomotive, mildly surprising Ducky.



* BrokenAce: Was a great field agent until...
** MyGreatestFailure: ...she was traumatized by the death of her partner because (from her POV) her partner, a new mother, just wanted to give her some privacy during a stakeout and [[TooDumbToLive got out of the car right in front of the criminals they were watching and got shot to death]]. Additionally, because the reason her partner died (again from Quinn's POV) was an argument with her (Quinn's) fiance...
** ReallyGetsAround: ...her engagement ended and she's been extremely reluctant to have any sort of steady relationship ever since.

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* BrokenAce: Was a great field agent until...
** MyGreatestFailure: ...she was traumatized by the death of her partner because (from her POV) her partner, a new mother, just wanted to give her some privacy during a stakeout and [[TooDumbToLive got out of the car right in front of the criminals they were watching and got shot to death]]. Additionally, because the reason her partner died (again from Quinn's POV) was an argument with her (Quinn's) fiance...
** ReallyGetsAround: ...her engagement ended and she's been extremely reluctant to have any sort of steady relationship ever since.
until MyGreatestFailure broke him.



* {{Troll}}[=/=]ItAmusedMe: Quinn always remembers her trainees. Bishop was one of them. Quinn says she doesn't remember Bishop, although she later tells [=McGee=] that she definitely remembers her. She's just messing with her because she's so tightly wound.

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* {{Troll}}[=/=]ItAmusedMe: MyGreatestFailure: ...she was traumatized by the death of her partner because (from her POV) her partner, a new mother, just wanted to give her some privacy during a stakeout and [[TooDumbToLive got out of the car right in front of the criminals they were watching and got shot to death]]. Additionally, because the reason her partner died (again from Quinn's POV) was an argument with her (Quinn's) fiance...
* ReallyGetsAround: ...her engagement ended and she's been extremely reluctant to have any sort of steady relationship ever since.
* {{Troll}}:
Quinn always remembers her trainees. Bishop was one of them. Quinn says she doesn't remember Bishop, although she later tells [=McGee=] that she definitely remembers her. She's just messing with her because she's so tightly wound.



* JerkWithAHeartOfGold / KnightInSourArmor: Is deeply reluctant to go out of his way to help a witness (a former sailor who will be deported to Mexico as soon as he's turned over to FBI) see his mother in Ohio one last time until the witness and Bishop [[MostAnnoyingSound threaten to torture him by singing in the car all the way back to DC]]. At the house he covers for him ("He's being redeployed" "Where?" "It's... classified"), stays long enough for mom to make dinner and for her son to tell the truth, and even gives him his cellphone back and lets him go make a call by himself without fear he'll run away. Torres explains that meeting the witness' mom "made it personal" -- he knows people like him and his mom -- and he couldn't ''not'' help him.

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* JerkWithAHeartOfGold / KnightInSourArmor: JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Is deeply reluctant to go out of his way to help a witness (a former sailor who will be deported to Mexico as soon as he's turned over to FBI) see his mother in Ohio one last time until the witness and Bishop [[MostAnnoyingSound threaten to torture him by singing in the car all the way back to DC]]. At the house he covers for him ("He's being redeployed" "Where?" "It's... classified"), stays long enough for mom to make dinner and for her son to tell the truth, and even gives him his cellphone back and lets him go make a call by himself without fear he'll run away. Torres explains that meeting the witness' mom "made it personal" -- he knows people like him and his mom -- and he couldn't ''not'' help him.



* DarkSecret / MyGreatestFailure: Screwed something up ''really bad'' in the past to the point he wasn't sure if he would be able to stay in MI6.
** TheAtoner: Possibly why he apparently signed up for an operation that Quinn described as a suicide mission.
** TheAloner: Part of the reason was that "he didn't want anyone with a family" to put themselves at risk (he was in the foster care system). While he might not know the team's exact family situations (he knows Bishop's and he clearly doesn't know he's not one to talk to Gibbs about the lacking a family) he's aware they consider themselves LikeFamily.
*** LonersAreFreaks: Bishop becomes increasingly disturbed that he apparently has no friends as of his MI6 partner's betrayal and only has himself as an emergency contact.

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* DarkSecret / MyGreatestFailure: Screwed something up ''really bad'' in the past to the point he wasn't sure if he would be able to stay in MI6.
** TheAtoner: Possibly why he apparently signed up for an operation that Quinn described as a suicide mission.
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TheAloner: Part of the reason was that "he didn't want anyone with a family" to put themselves at risk (he was in the foster care system). While he might not know the team's exact family situations (he knows Bishop's and he clearly doesn't know he's not one to talk to Gibbs about the lacking a family) he's aware they consider themselves LikeFamily.
*** LonersAreFreaks: Bishop becomes increasingly disturbed that * TheAtoner: Possibly why he apparently has no friends signed up for an operation that Quinn described as of his MI6 partner's betrayal and only has himself as an emergency contact.a suicide mission.
* DarkSecret: Screwed something up ''really bad'' in the past to the point he wasn't sure if he would be able to stay in MI6.



* LonersAreFreaks: Bishop becomes increasingly disturbed that he apparently has no friends as of his MI6 partner's betrayal and only has himself as an emergency contact.



* BlatantLies[=/=]{{Hypocrite}}: She and her friends conducted themselves with dignity on spring break, she says. College fraternities are bizarre, she says. Tony's MaleGaze habit is sick and wrong, she says. But then they walk in on a photo shoot for the [[MrFanservice US men's water polo team]] and she gets DistractedByTheSexy about as easily as Tony ever did.

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* BlatantLies[=/=]{{Hypocrite}}: BlatantLies: She and her friends conducted themselves with dignity on spring break, she says. College fraternities are bizarre, she says. Tony's MaleGaze habit is sick and wrong, she says. But then they walk in on a photo shoot for the [[MrFanservice US men's water polo team]] and she gets DistractedByTheSexy about as easily as Tony ever did.



* [[FourTemperamentEnsemble Five Temperament Ensemble]]: Melancholic
* FormerTeenRebel: [=DiNozzo=] finds out that when she was a university student, she once engaged in (and won) a wet T-shirt contest. This also falls under BlatantLies[=/=]{{Hypocrite}} since she lied to Tony about what she did during Spring Break.

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* [[FourTemperamentEnsemble Five Temperament Ensemble]]: Melancholic
* FormerTeenRebel: [=DiNozzo=] finds out that when she was a university student, she once engaged in (and won) a wet T-shirt contest. This also falls under BlatantLies[=/=]{{Hypocrite}} BlatantLies since she lied to Tony about what she did during Spring Break.



* [[FourTemperamentEnsemble Five Temperament Ensemble]]: Phlegmatic



* [[IHaveNoSon I Have No Father]]: To the point of changing nations just to give him a TakeThat.

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* [[IHaveNoSon IHaveNoSon: I Have No Father]]: To have no ''father'' in this case. It gets to the point of changing nations just to give him a TakeThat.



* TheLadette: She rotates between this and;

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* TheLadette: She rotates between this and;TheLadette:



* [[SharpDressedMan Sharp Dressed Woman]]: After dying in a hail of bullets, Abby commented on how Jenny was always such a sharp dressed lady.

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* [[SharpDressedMan Sharp Dressed Woman]]: SharpDressedWoMan: After dying in a hail of bullets, Abby commented on how Jenny was always such a sharp dressed lady.



* TheyDo: With Ziva; they have a daughter.



** TheyDo: With Ziva.



* TheBusCameBack: Shows up in "Chasing Ghosts" to tell Vance what Ziva has been up to, as well as trying to keep them from hunting down Ilan Bodnar.
* BusCrash: Is killed in Season 13 by a vengeful ex-MI6 agent, although it's actually recurring character CIA agent Kort covering his tracks.



** TheBusCameBack: Shows up in "Chasing Ghosts" to tell Vance what Ziva has been up to, as well as trying to keep them from hunting down Ilan Bodnar.
** BusCrash: Is killed in Season 13 by a vengeful ex-MI6 agent, although it's actually recurring character CIA agent Kort covering his tracks.

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** TheBusCameBack: Shows up in "Chasing Ghosts" to tell Vance what Ziva has been up to, as well as trying to keep them from hunting down Ilan Bodnar.
** BusCrash: Is killed in Season 13 by a vengeful ex-MI6 agent, although it's actually recurring character CIA agent Kort covering his tracks.



** This scene from [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BF-qyJGAvCI "Short Fuse"]] says it best...

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** This scene from [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BF-qyJGAvCI "Short Fuse"]] says it best...best.



* BackForTheDead: And one episode later, is gunned down by every single field agent on Team Gibbs for murdering Ziva. He says it wasn't his intention to have her killed, but at this point no one cares what his motivations are.
* TheBusCameBack: He's back as of "Dead Letter".



** TheBusCameBack: And he's back as of "Dead Letter".
*** BackForTheDead: And one episode later, is gunned down by every single field agent on Team Gibbs for murdering Ziva. He says it wasn't his intention to have her killed, but at this point no one cares what his motivations are.



* [[AbusiveParents Abusive Parent]]: He uses his own children as tools in his schemes. One (Ziva) ends up killing another (Ari Haswari) and on Eli's orders.

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* [[AbusiveParents Abusive Parent]]: AbusiveParents: He uses his own children as tools in his schemes. One (Ziva) ends up killing another (Ari Haswari) and on Eli's orders.



* ButNotTooForeign[=/=]MixedRace: His father is Russian and his mother is a Palestinian Arab.



* MixedRace: His father is Russian and his mother is a Palestinian Arab.



* BadassGrandpa: Though technically, he isn't a grandfather anymore.

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* BadassGrandpa: Though technically, he isn't a grandfather anymore.anymore, he's still old and badass.



** RetiredBadass



* RetiredBadass



* HappilyMarried: He and Bishop were very much in love, but their jobs caused some tension. When they both worked at NSA, they could freely talk about their days but when Bishop moved to [=NCIS=], Jake became legally prohibited from divulging anything about his work to his own wife so all they could talk about are the murders Bishop investigates. With this, the marriage became increasingly strained, with his recent workplace affair putting the final nail in the coffin, and they are now divorced.

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* HappilyMarried: He and Bishop were very much in love, but their jobs caused some tension. When they both worked at NSA, they could freely talk about their days but when Bishop moved to [=NCIS=], Jake became legally prohibited from divulging anything about his work to his own wife so all they could talk about are the murders Bishop investigates. With this, the marriage became increasingly strained, with his recent workplace affair putting the final nail in the coffin, and they are now divorced.



* [[BigBrotherInstinct Big Sister Instinct]]: She goes far out of her way to protect her main asset.

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* [[BigBrotherInstinct BigBrotherInstinct: Big Sister Instinct]]: She ''sister'' instinct in this case; she goes far out of her way to protect her main asset.



* [[HappilyMarried HappilyEngaged]]: To [=McGee=] as of Season 14.

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* [[HappilyMarried HappilyEngaged]]: HappilyMarried: Happily ''Engaged'' at least to To [=McGee=] as of Season 14.
24th Jan '17 6:05:35 PM Bissek
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Added DiffLines:

* RankUp: [[spoiler:Passed the Medical Examiner's examination at some point in season 14 and didn't tell the others because he didn't want to leave the team.]]
12th Jan '17 12:32:16 AM Lanthorn
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* [[DisposableWoman Disposable Man]]: Is revealed to dating an Afghani interpreter (several seasons after getting divorced) who was rescued in a previous episode [[spoiler: The second episode featuring their relationship is also when he's shot to (brain)death by a Chinese financial terrorist because he cracked the terrorist's code]].



* MysteriousPast: Not all of it has been explained...yet.

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* MysteriousPast: Not all of it has been explained...yet. We do know he's quite happy to be out of the field.



** TheAloner: Part of the reason was that "he didn't want anyone with a family" to put themselves at risk (he was in the foster care system). While he might not know the team's exact family situations (he knows Bishop's and he clearly doesn't know he's not one to talk to Gibbs about the lacking a family) he's aware they consider themselves LikeFamily.
*** LonersAreFreaks: Bishop becomes increasingly disturbed that he apparently has no friends as of his MI6 partner's betrayal and only has himself as an emergency contact.



* SeparatedByACommonLanguage: Apparently his RunningGag to parallel Ziva's BluntMetaphorsTrauma: One of Bishop's brothers reminds his other brother that "mate" means "friend" in British; Reeves insists his gift to Bishop are "''crisps''" not "chips".

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* SeparatedByACommonLanguage: Apparently his RunningGag to parallel Ziva's BluntMetaphorsTrauma: One of Bishop's brothers reminds his other brother that "mate" means "friend" in British; Reeves insists [[InsistentTerminology insists]] his gift to Bishop are "''crisps''" not "chips"."chips".
* ShipperOnDeck: Is clearly not bothered that Bishop's brothers suspect he's in a relationship with her (he isn't [[spoiler: but what with the sudden death of her boyfriend...]]).
6th Jan '17 2:26:24 PM DoctorCooper
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* BerserkButton: Messing with his coffee, although his reaction to this is fairly minor in comparison to the others.

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* BerserkButton: Messing with his coffee, although his reaction to this is fairly minor in comparison to the others.coffee.



** She is this to all of Team Gibbs. If she's missing, off they go to find her.



* BerserkButton: Hurting or murdering his family, his friends, or any of his agents will have him out for blood.
6th Jan '17 2:15:58 PM DoctorCooper
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* ActionDad

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* %%* ActionDad



* {{Badass Grandpa}}: He's well into his 60's and still going strong.

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* {{Badass Grandpa}}: BadassGrandpa: He's well into his 60's and still going strong.



* BerserkButton: Do not insult, desecrate or harm the US Marines or anyone associated with them to the Nth degree. Do not hurt any member of his team or anyone else he cares about. And seven ''thousand'' times never hurt Abby (though Abby usually has the situation well in hand).
** People who do harm to kids, especially their own.
** Messing with his coffee, although his reaction to this is fairly minor in comparison to the others.
* [[BornInTheWrongCentury Born In The Wrong Decade]]: Fairly consistent throughout the series. Example: he tried to get a USB drive to work by biting it.

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* BerserkButton: Do not insult, desecrate or harm the US Marines or anyone associated with them to the Nth degree. Do not hurt any member of his team or anyone else he cares about. And seven ''thousand'' times never hurt Abby (though Abby usually has the situation well in hand).
** People who do harm to kids, especially their own.
**
Messing with his coffee, although his reaction to this is fairly minor in comparison to the others.
* [[BornInTheWrongCentury Born In The Wrong Decade]]: BornInTheWrongCentury: Fairly consistent throughout the series. Example: he tried to get a USB drive to work by biting it.



* ByronicHero

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* %%* ByronicHero



* CoolOldGuy

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* %%* CoolOldGuy



* {{Embarrassing First Name}}: Though it's never stated that he's embarrassed by it, [[DoNotCallMePaul no one except residents of his hometown or his ex-wives call him 'Leroy']].

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* {{Embarrassing First Name}}: EmbarrassingFirstName: Though it's never stated that he's embarrassed by it, [[DoNotCallMePaul no one except residents of his hometown or his ex-wives call him 'Leroy']].



* FairCop

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* %%* FairCop
24th Dec '16 2:51:48 PM TheMysteriousTroper
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* LikeBrotherAndSister: With McGee whom she treats like a younger brother. Also {{Zigzagged|Trope}} with Tony DependingOnTheWriter. She also treats Abby like a younger sister.

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* LikeBrotherAndSister: With McGee [=McGee=] whom she treats like a younger brother. Also {{Zigzagged|Trope}} with Tony DependingOnTheWriter. She also treats Abby like a younger sister.



* LikeBrotherAndSister: With Abby and Elle whom he treats like younger sisters. Also treats McGee like a younger brother. Also {{Zigzagged|Trope}} with Ziva DependingOnTheWriter.

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* LikeBrotherAndSister: With Abby and Elle whom he treats like younger sisters. Also treats McGee [=McGee=] like a younger brother. Also {{Zigzagged|Trope}} with Ziva DependingOnTheWriter.



* RealLifeRelative: He is the son of producer of the show Donald Bellisario, and brother of Troian Bellisario (Sara [=McGee's=] actor). He is also the step-brother of Sean Murray (Timothy [=McGee's=] actor).

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* RealLifeRelative: He is the son of producer of the show Donald Bellisario, and brother of Troian Bellisario (Sara [=McGee's=] [=McGee=]'s actor). He is also the step-brother of Sean Murray (Timothy [=McGee's=] [=McGee=]'s actor).
13th Dec '16 6:02:47 PM Bissek
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* TheThingThatWouldNotLeave: In the wake of all the trauma he experienced in later seasons, he begins Season 14 having taken residence in Gibbs' living room, eating all the food in the kitchen, watching endless TV, and wearing Gibbs' bathrobe. Gibbs has made it abundantly clear he'd like Fornell to move out, but Fornell is cheerfully oblivious.

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* TheThingThatWouldNotLeave: In the wake of all the trauma he experienced in later seasons, he begins Season 14 having taken residence in Gibbs' living room, eating all the food in the kitchen, watching endless TV, and wearing Gibbs' bathrobe. Gibbs has made it abundantly clear he'd like Fornell to move out, but Fornell is cheerfully oblivious. [[spoiler: After three months of this, Emily tricks him into moving back home by having her entomologist boyfriend seed Gibbs' home with termites. At which point Gibbs moves into ''his'' living room while his place gets fumigated.]]
12th Dec '16 7:07:26 PM spiritsunami
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Gibbs' third wife. She was also married to Fornell, whom she has a daughter. She works for the I.R.S.

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Gibbs' third second wife. She was also married to Fornell, whom she has a daughter. She works for the I.R.S.



->'''Shannon is Played By''': Darby Stanchfield

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->'''Shannon is Played By''': Aviva Farber and Darby Stanchfield
8th Dec '16 11:38:55 PM Lanthorn
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** TheAtoner: Possibly why he apparently signed up for an operation that Quinn described as a suicide mission that no one else wanted to sign on for.

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** TheAtoner: Possibly why he apparently signed up for an operation that Quinn described as a suicide mission that no one else wanted to sign on for.mission.
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