CBS Entertainment has released the Official Synopsis of NCIS: New Orleans episode “Biased” (6.17) that will be aired on Sunday, March 22 at 10:00-11:00 PM.
Racial tensions rise in New Orleans when a white NOPD officer shoots a black Navy officer he believed was armed in the middle of a busy street party.
“NCIS: New Orleans” is starring Scott Bakula (NCIS Special Agent Dwayne Cassius Pride), Vanessa Ferlito (NCIS Special Agent Tammy Gregorio), Necar Zadegan (NCIS Special Agent Hannah Khoury), Rob Kerkovich (Forensic Scientist Sebastian Lund), Daryl “Chill” Mitchell (Investigative Computer Specialist Patton Plame), CCH Pounder (Jefferson Parish Coroner Doctor Loretta Wade).
Guest Cast are Brandon Gill (Gerald Young), Keith David (NOPD Gene Holloway), Mandy Levin (Louisiana State Police Detective Christina Cooper), Matthew James Thomas (NOPD Detective Ted Bradley), Shelley Robertson (Nessa Mitchell), Dr. Arielle B. Reece (Neighbor #10), Chauncey Slack (Pastor), Clyde R. Jones (Black Man), Delish Da Goodness (Neighbor #2), Dennis Thomas IV (Neighbor #9), Gary Dewayne Brown, Jr. (P.O. Ali Morgan), Grace Hinson (Reporter), Jasmine Johnson (Jasmine Bennet), Joshua R. Ford (Neighbor #1), Landon Turner (Neighbor #7), Normeka Ageous (Neighbor #8), Princeton Drake (Neighbor #6), Shameka Gray (Neighbor #3), Stylist B. (Neighbor #5), Tevin Marbeth (Neighbor #4), Thomas Owen (NOPD Union Rep Drakes).
NCIS: New Orleans is a drama about the local field office that investigates criminal cases affecting military personnel in the Big Easy, a city known for its music, entertainment and decadence. This colorful city that harbors a dark side is a magnet for service personnel on leave, and when overindulgence is followed by trouble, Pride’s team is at its best.
NCIS: New Orleans is from CBS Television Studios with executive producers Garry Glasberg, Mark Harmon, Jeffrey Lieber and James Hayman.