The departure of Mark Harmon from his role as Agent Leroy Gibbs in the 19th season of CBS drama NCIS left fans saddened. However, there’s a glimmer of hope for his return in the season 20 finale, according to hints dropped by Harmon’s friend and co-star Rocky Carroll in a recent interview. Other cast members, including Sean Murray, and showrunner Steven D. Binder, have also expressed optimism about Harmon making a comeback. The likelihood of his return is bolstered by his continued role as an executive producer. Despite Harmon’s exit, NCIS has pressed on, but the show’s future without Gibbs remains uncertain.

Harmon departed the show to pursue new and challenging projects but has left the door open for possible guest appearances in the future. Gibbs’s legacy is being kept alive through references in recent episodes, sparking speculation about his return. While no confirmation has been made, various signs suggest a probable comeback for Agent Leroy Gibbs.

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