CBS has renewed veteran NCIS: Los Angeles for a 13th season and also has given a straight-to-series order to new offshoot NCIS: Hawaii, the first installment in the franchise with a female lead.
They will join the original NCIS, recently renewed for a 19th season and NCIS: New Orleans, which is wrapping its seven-season run.
NCIS: Los Angeles will see stars LL Cool J and Chris O’Donnell return along with executive producer / showrunner R. Scott Gemmill.
NCIS: Hawaii will follow the first female Special Agent in charge of NCIS Pearl Harbor and her team as they balance duty to family and country, investigating high-stakes crimes involving military personnel, national security and the mysteries of the island itself. Cast are yet to be announced.
CBS Studios will utilise the extensive production base on the islands built for Hawaii Five-O and subsequently Magnum P.I.