NCIS: Tony & Ziva’ Set to Start Production This Summer, Reveals Michael Weatherly

The much-anticipated return of Tony DiNozzo and Ziva David is set for this fall with the launch of a new spin-off series, “NCIS: Tony and Ziva.” This series, set in Europe, marks the comeback of Michael Weatherly and Cote de Pablo, reprising their iconic roles. The show promises to merge action-packed storylines with deep family bonds, all set against a picturesque European backdrop.

The series ignites with Tony’s security business falling under a mysterious attack, propelling him, Ziva, and their daughter Tali into a perilous situation. As they traverse the landscapes of Europe to escape their pursuers, the family works tirelessly to uncover who is behind the threats. This narrative setup guarantees a blend of intense action and strong emotional currents, characteristic of the best NCIS episodes.

“NCIS: Tony and Ziva” is slated to begin production this summer and will debut during the 2024/2025 television season. The pilot episode is crafted by John McNamara, known for his work on “Trumbo” and “The Magicians,” promising a compelling start to the series. Michael Weatherly and Cote de Pablo also step behind the camera as executive producers, adding a personal touch to the storytelling.

The series not only reunites fans with Tony and Ziva but also hints at potential appearances from other beloved NCIS characters. Although specific details remain unconfirmed, Rocky Carroll has expressed interest in Director Vance making a cameo, which could connect the spin-off more closely to its parent series.

In a joint statement, Weatherly and De Pablo shared their enthusiasm for the new series: “The world of Tony and Ziva, along with their daughter Tali, is an action-packed roller coaster fueled by love, danger, tears, and laughter. We’re excited to dive back into these characters’ lives and deliver a story that resonates with both new viewers and long-time fans.”

As anticipation builds, “NCIS: Tony and Ziva” is poised to become a significant addition to the NCIS franchise, blending nostalgia with fresh adventures.