NCIS: Los Angeles (2009– )

Matryoshka, Part 2 

In Russia, Callen, Sam and Anna hatch a plan to break Anna's father and his CIA companion out of prison.


Terrence O'Hara


Shane Brennan (created by), Kyle Harimoto | 2 more credits »





Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Chris O'Donnell ... G. Callen
Daniela Ruah ... Kensi Blye
Eric Christian Olsen ... Marty Deeks
Barrett Foa ... Eric Beale
Renée Felice Smith ... Nell Jones
Miguel Ferrer ... Owen Granger
Linda Hunt ... Hetty Lange
LL Cool J ... Sam Hanna
Vyto Ruginis ... Arkady Kolcheck
Bar Paly ... Anna Kolcheck
Daniel J. Travanti ... Garrison
Salvator Xuereb ... Balinski / CIA Officer Randall Sharov
David S. Lee ... Pavel Volkoff
Zack Sayenko ... Vlad Lukov
Jonno Roberts ... CIA Analyst Robert Lester


Sam, Callen and Anna go to Russia to get her father and a CIA man out of prison. They try to see if they can break him out but it's impossible so they turn to Pavel for help. He says he can get them out but first he wants them to arrest a man in LA. So Kensi and Deeks are sent to get him, Granger tells them to bring Beale with them and with his help they get him. So Pavel arranges for Arkady and the man to be injured so that they would be brought out of the prison to a hospital for treatment. So while on route, they grab them and when they have no exit plan, the CIA man says he can find them a way out but Callen is uncertain if they can trust him but he decides to take the chance. And they meet a man who seems familiar to Callen. Written by

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Action | Crime | Drama


TV-14 | See all certifications »





English | Russian

Release Date:

22 February 2016 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital



Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Did You Know?


When Callen, Sam and the others drive up to the rendezvous point, their contact speaks to them from a handheld radio that is sitting on a rock. As the scene changes back and forth to that radio, its position changes. See more »


Garrison: Do svidánija, Grisha.
G. Callen: Grisha?
Garrison: Grisha Alexandrovic Nicolaev. Your mother wanted you to know from where you came.
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References Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) See more »


Addicted to a Memory (feat. Bahari)
Performed by Zedd
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