‘NCIS’ & ‘NCIS:NOLA’ EP Gary Glasberg Has Died


NCIS and NCIS: New Orleans Executive Producer Gary Glasberg passed away in his sleep last night, at the age of 50. In an obituary shared by the network, CBS Entertainment President Glenn Geller made the following statement:

      Today is an overwhelmingly sad day for ‘NCIS,’ CBS and anyone who was blessed to spend time with Gary Glasberg. We have lost a cherished friend, gifted creative voice, respected leader and, most memorably, someone whose warmth and kindness was felt by all around him. Our heartfelt thoughts and sympathies go out to his wife, Mimi, his two sons and all his family and friends.

CBS TV Studios President David Stapf made a statement as well:

      We are devastated by the passing of our dear friend and colleague Gary Glasberg. He epitomized the word mensch and brought kindness, integrity and class to everything he did. His remarkable talent as a writer and producer was only matched by his ability to connect with people. Gary was a beloved member of our family and we are so honored that he called CBS his home for so many years. Our hearts go out to his wife, Mimi, two sons, his entire family and all those who loved him.

Here is a small collection of tweets expressing condolences to Glasberg’s family and friends, including a statement from the cast and crew of NCIS (Edited to add more tweets):

Love now. Be grateful. Cherish today. #GaryGlasberg#gratefulforyou #NCISNewOrleans

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