Ashley Scott

Former Jericho star Ashley Scott will appear on an upcoming episode of NCIS, TVGuide.com has confirmed.

Scott, 32, will play a missing ZNN reporter who becomes the subject of an NCIS investigation, according to Entertainment Weekly, which first reported the casting. In the episode, scheduled to air in May, Agent DiNozzo (Michael Weatherly) will take a special interest in the case.

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After her role on the cult favorite Jericho, Scott most recently guest-starred on an episode of CSI: Miami.

Are you excited to see Scott back on the small screen?