Season 7 Episode 17

Double Identity

Aired Tuesday 8:00 PM Mar 09, 2010 on CBS



  • Trivia

    • TRIVIA: When the Park official takes McGee's fingerprints and runs it, he learns that McGee broke into a police impound yard. This occurred in the episode, "The Inside Man."

    • TRIVIA: It is revealed that Ducky's mother has passed away recently. The actress that played the role in the Season 2 episode "The Meat Puzzle" and the Season 3 episode "Untouchable," Nina Foch, passed away on December 5, 2008.

  • Quotes

    • Tony: (after Lt. Mayne's first wife calls his second wife a bimbo) Have you ever been married, doc?
      Dr Tallridge: Twice, but not at the same time.

  • Notes

    • Rocky Carroll is credited but doesn't appear.

    • Guest star Randy Vasquez previously appeared NCIS' mother show, JAG, in the recurring role of Sergeant Galindez.

    • Featured Music (available on the second NCIS soundtrack album):
      "Someday The Rains Will Fall" - John Mellencamp (during the teaser, and later when Major Holcomb goes to see Leah Mayne)

    • Original International Airdates:
      Canada: March 9, 2010 on Global
      Australia: April 27, 2010 on Channel Ten
      Sweden: April 27, 2010 on TV3
      Spain: September 10, 2010 on LaSexta
      Germany: September 12, 2010 on SAT 1
      Norway: October 12, 2010 on TV3
      Finland: January 4, 2011, on Nelonen
      Czech Republic: March 21, 2011 on TV Nova
      Slovakia: June 28, 2011 on Markiza

  • Allusions

    • Leah and Rachel were the names of two sisters in ancient Canaan who, according to the Bible, were married to Jacob. His sons with these women and their maids became the basis for the names of the 12 tribes of Israel, another name for Jacob himself.

    • Tony: He IS the weakest link, and I am on it, boss!

      In the 2001 television game show The Weakest Link, host Ann Robinson would dismiss an eliminated player with the phrase, "You ARE the Weakest Link. Goodbye!"