The Queen's Gambit is the third episode of NCIS: Los Angeles Season 8 and also the 171st episode of the entire NCIS: Los Angeles series.
As Kensi is left comatose in the ICU following the mission in Syria and with Hetty in D.C., Callen and the rest of the OSP team investigate an abduction case.
- Kensi remains in a deep coma.
- Deeks learns that Kensi will highly possibly suffer paralysis from her injuries.
- Deeks proposes to Kensi while she remains in her coma.
|G. Callen||Chris O'Donnell||NCIS Special Agent and the leader of the Office of Special Projects field team.|
|Sam Hanna||LL Cool J||A former Navy SEAL-turned-NCIS Special Agent with the Office of Special Projects.|
|Henrietta Lange||Linda Hunt||Operations Manager with the Office of Special Projects.|
|Marty Deeks||Eric Christian Olsen||A Detective with the Los Angeles Police Department and also the LAPD/NCIS liaison.|
|Kensi Blye||Daniela Ruah||NCIS Special Agent with the Office of Special Projects.|
|Eric Beale||Barrett Foa||Tech Operator with the Office of Special Projects.|
|Nell Jones||Renée Felice Smith||Tech Analyst for the Office of Special Projects.|
|Owen Granger||Miguel Ferrer||NCIS Assistant Director.|
|Corbin Duggan||Jackson Hurst||Under Secretary of Defense|
|Julia Feldman||Laura Harring||Kensi Blye’s Mother|
|Shu Chen||Lisa Maley|
|Curtis Oleksiuk||James Shanklin||Secretary of Defense|
|Jasmine Garcia||Alyssa Diaz|
|Gabriel Mir||James Sayess|
|Bryson Khan||Mayank Saxena||AKA "David Allen"|
|Adams (The Queen's Gambit)||Anne-Marie Johnson||Doctor.|
|Samantha Rogers||Katherine Kamhi|
|Ben Mir||Salem Mikhael|
|Young Worker||Anthony Ma|