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Michelle Obama to appear on May episode of CBS’ ‘NCIS’

First lady Michelle Obama speaks at a panel discussion during South By Southwest at the Austin Convention Center on  March 16 in Austin, Texas. (Rich Fury / Invision/AP)
First lady Michelle Obama speaks at a panel discussion during South By Southwest at the Austin Convention Center on March 16 in Austin, Texas. (Rich Fury / Invision/AP)
Associated Press

WASHINGTON – Michelle Obama is making a cameo appearance in support of military families on an upcoming episode of the CBS hit drama “NCIS.”

The network says the episode, airing May 3, features the first lady welcoming NCIS Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs, played by Mark Harmon, and the wife of a Marine to the White House for a “Joining Forces” discussion with military spouses.

Joining Forces is the nationwide initiative that Mrs. Obama and Vice President Joe Biden’s wife, Jill, launched in 2011 to support service members, veterans and their families.

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