Actor Rocky Carroll attends the 2010 CBS UpFront at Damrosch Park, Lincoln Center on May 19, 2010 in New York City

*Rocky Carroll has inked a new deal to return for the upcoming 10th season of TV’s number one drama “NCIS,” TVLine reports.


The actor plays Director Vance and often guest-stars on spin-off “NCIS: Los Angeles.”

Carroll will join David McCallum, who re-upped last month, back on the CBS procedural, while the futures of stars Michael Weatherly, Pauley Perrette and Sean Murray remain uncertain.