Mark Harmon

'NCIS' executive producer Gary Glasberg has died

'NCIS' executive producer Gary Glasberg has died

Gary Glasberg, executive producer and show runner of  CBS’ hit “NCIS” and the creator and executive producer of its spinoff, “NCIS: New Orleans,” has died. He was 50.

A statement from the network said that Glasberg, who was born in New York City, had died in his sleep. No other information was given.

Glasberg joined “NCIS,” which revolves around a team of special agents from the Naval Criminal Investigative Service, in 2009 as a co-executive producer and writer. He became its show runner in 2011. The series, which stars Mark Harmon, is the highest-rated drama in the world, and has been the most popular...