Le Carnivale de la Mort is the fifteenth episode of the first season of the police procedural series NCIS: New Orleans which was aired on February 17, 2015.


The Petty Officer is found murdered in the midst of Mardi Gras events, the NCIS team investigates what parades and parties led to his untimely death. Also, Pride must decide what aspects of his strained relationship with his father he is willing to share with his daughter.[1]


  • Shows off Mardi Gras.


Sebastian: No, man, you're missing the point entirely.

Patton: While you were chanting "Chewbacchus"" I was screaming "Boobs-shocka-locka.

LaSalle: What are you two arguing about now?

Sebastian: Patton was kicked off the Intergalactic Krewe of Chewbacchus last year for wearing an elf shirt.

Patton: Permissible cyborg elf shirt.

Sebastian: You can't just wrap your arm in tin foil and claim that you're a cyborg.

Patton: Chewbacchus ain't got nothing on the Red Beads and Rice Krewe or the Krewe of Beyonce.

Sebastian: This is our Berlin Wall, and you're standing on the east side-- that makes you and Beyonce Communists so...

Brody: Please, someone, save me from this madness.


Series RegularsEdit

Name Portrayed by Role
Dwayne Cassius Pride Scott Bakula Senior Special Agent in charge of the NCIS New Orleans office, NCIS
Christopher LaSalle Lucas Black Special Agent, New Orleans Office, NCIS
Meredith Brody Zoe McLellan Special Agent, New Orleans Office, NCIS
Sebastian Lund Rob Kerkovich Forensic Specialist, Jefferson Parrish Coroner's office
Dr. Loretta Wade C. C. H. Pounder Medical Examiner, Jefferson Parrish Coroner's office

Recurring CastEdit

Name Portrayed by Role
Laurel Pride Shanley Caswell Daughter of Dwayne Cassius Pride.
Patton Plame Daryl Mitchell Investigative Computer Specialist

Guest CastEdit


NCIS New Orleans - Le Carnivale De La Mort (Preview)

NCIS New Orleans - Le Carnivale De La Mort (Preview)


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