Gary Glasberg, the long-time showrunner of NCIS and creator of NCIS: New Orleans has died, Mashable has confirmed.
Glasberg, 50, was “known for his creativity, ever-present smile and kindness to all, was adored by his cast, crews and everyone who had the fortune of knowing him,” according to a release put out by CBS.
He joined NCIS in 2009 and became an executive producer the following year. He had been showrunner of NCIS since 2011, and in 2014 created NCIS: New Orleans.
“Gary was our rock, our cheerleader, our team captain,” the cast and crew of NCIS said in a statement. “He inspired us with his leadership, his creative instincts and keen insight. ‘NCIS’ will not be the same without him, and each of us will miss his smiling face and unwavering humor, which lifted us every day.” Read more…