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'NCIS: New Orleans' to stage 'Quantum Leap' reunion with Dean Stockwell

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NCIS: New Orleans will stage a Quantum Leap reunion during November Sweeps.

Dean Stockwell has booked a guest-starring role on the CBS procedural, reuniting him with Leap co-star Scott Bakula, EW has learned exclusively.

The Battlestar Galactica alum will play Tom Hamilton, a proud and spirited retired New Orleans cop who still has his wits about him. When confronted by investigators about a murder 40 years ago, he arrogantly pushes back using his knowledge and experience. Tom Hamilton is also the father of Councilman Douglas Hamilton (recurring guest-star Steven Weber).

“We did it!” executive producer Gary Glasberg says. “We found an opportunity for the tremendously talented Dean Stockwell to reunite on-screen with Scott Bakula. What a treat for November sweeps. We are thrilled to have him join us for some Thanksgiving fun and intrigue in NOLA.”

NCIS: New Orleans airs Tuesdays at 9 p.m. ET on CBS.

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