Crescent City Part 2 is the nineteenth episode of Season Eleven of NCIS and the 253rd episode of the entire NCIS series.
This episode is also the second part of the backdoor pilot for the spin-off series NCIS: New Orleans.
As the hunt for the copycat killer of the infamous Privileged Killer continues, Gibbs and Bishop trek the length and breadth of New Orleans to search for answers with the help of Special Agent Dwayne Pride and Pride's own team while back in D.C., as Tony receives a gift from Bishop, he, McGee and FBI Special Agent Tobias Fornell continue to track political connections to the case.
The episode opens with a recap of what happened in the previous episode and ends with the unidentified Privileged Killer murdering FBI agent Lynette Doyle in her car in a street in downtown New Orleans.
- It's revealed that Bishop is originally from Oklahoma.
- Following the case, NCIS Special Agent Meredith Brody is permanently reassigned to the NCIS: New Orleans office, resulting in her becoming the newest member of the NCIS: New Orleans team.
- This is one of the few episodes of the entire NCIS series to have the credits for the episode including the Guest Stars appear after the first act.
- This episode also marks the final appearance to date of Forensic Scientist Wendell Hobbs who has not made an appearance in the NCIS: New Orleans spin-off series.
|Leroy Jethro Gibbs||Mark Harmon||Special Agent in charge of the NCIS Major Case Response Team.|
|Anthony DiNozzo||Michael Weatherly||Senior Special Agent and second-in-command of the NCIS Major Case Response Team.|
|Timothy McGee||Sean Murray (actor)||Special Agent of the NCIS Major Case Response Team.|
|Abigail Sciuto||Pauley Perrette||Chief Forensic Specialist for the NCIS Major Case Response Team.|
|James Palmer||Brian Dietzen||Assistant Medical Examiner for the NCIS Major Case Response Team. Credited but didn't appear.|
|Eleanor Bishop||Emily Wickersham||NCIS Probationary Agent.|
|Leon Vance||Rocky Carroll||Director of NCIS.|
|Donald Mallard||David McCallum||Chief Medical Examiner for the NCIS Major Case Response Team.|
|Dr. Loretta Wade||C. C. H. Pounder||Jefferson Parish Coroner.|
|Christopher LaSalle||Lucas Black||NCIS Special Agent.|
|Meredith Brody||Zoe McLellan||NCIS Special Agent.|
|Dwayne Cassius Pride||Scott Bakula||NCIS Special Agent and the Agent in Charge of the NCIS field office in New Orleans.|
|Tobias Fornell||Joe Spano||Senior Supervisory Agent with the FBI.|
|Allison||Brit Shaw||A woman who appears in the episode.|
|Josef Hanlon||Chelcie Ross||Spencer Hanlon's father. Later commits suicide by intentionally overdosing on some pills.|
|Spencer Hanlon||Drew Waters||Business heir and the true Privileged Killer. Is later shot dead by Gibbs and Pride when Spencer attempts to kill a female Naval officer.|
|Maurice Drenault||Garrett Kruithof||A man who appears in the episode.|
|Carla Meade||Jen Nikolaisen||Navy Petty Officer.|
|Teenager||Jimmy Deshler||A young boy who appears in the episode.|
|Lamar||LaJessie Smith||A young boy who appears in the episode.|
|Haley||Nicole Pettis||A woman who appears in the episode.|
|Felix Betts||Stuart Margolin||One of the three surviving members of the Fed. Five along with Agents Dwayne Cassius Pride and Leroy Jethro Gibbs. He is now retired, living in Florida. He has also demonstrated some form of dementia which has affected his memory.|
|Wendell Hobbs||Aaron Moten||Forensic Scientist.|