'NCIS: Los Angeles': Sneak Peek at the Festive 'Joyride' Christmas Episode (PHOTOS)

Jessica Napoli

The NCIS: Los Angeles team will see the return of a familiar face on their upcoming Christmas episode, "Joyride."

Secret Service Special Agent Nicole Dechamps (Marsha Thomason, Lost) joins the team the team after a Marine reservist with a history of PTSD disappears following a drunk and disorderly altercation. The episode is written by Erin Broadhurst and directed by Tawnia McKiernan.

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Expect to see her return later this season.

Thomason has appeared on multiple episodes and had a busy 2018, booking roles on Better Things, SEAL Team, and The Good Doctor.

Click through the gallery above to check out pics from the episode.

NCIS: Los Angeles, Sunday, December 16, 9:30/8:30, CBS