The NCIS boss promises plenty of romance in Season 20

NCIS spoilers follow.

NCIS Showrunner Steven D Binder has promised some serious romance in the upcoming 20th season of the police procedural.

The season 19 finale saw Special Agent Knight (Katrina Law) and Dr Jimmy Palmer (Brian Dietzen) share a kiss, and according to Binder, it looks like season 20 will see their relationship blossom in a different way than the way who have done other romances on the show. before.

While he was talking to TVLineBinder recalled Tony and Ziva’s uncertain relationship and the pairing of Torres and Special Agent Ellie Bishop, explaining that both couples were “just in denial”.

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However, when it comes to Jess and Jimmy this season, Binder promises that their workplace relationship will be treated “more realistically.”

“This is something we birthed ourselves, in a vacuum,” he said. “We didn’t want to go down the same path we’ve taken before. Instead, we wanted it to be more realistic — two people at work, who have real feelings for each other and aren’t so shy. It.”

He continued: “There are hesitations that they will have, based on their own personality, but there’s a lot to explore when you get down with a microscope and look at the details of how a relationship develops – the trial, the awkwardness, how the Jimmy was out of the game for a while, how do you imagine Knight was all game.

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“We really try to break it up and explore the fun of every moment.”

That’s not the only romance we should be looking forward to either, as Binder has labeled the 20th outing as “the season of love,” adding, “So we get to see a lot of things happen, with a bunch of our characters.” Interesting!

NCIS is ventilated CBS in the USA. Seasons 1-19 continue Disney+ in the UK.

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