“NCIS, one of the most popular and enduring series in the world, and fan favorite NCIS: Los Angeles have been hugely successful on the CBS schedule for years,” said Kelly Kahl, president, CBS Entertainment. “With the strong new addition of NCIS: Hawaii, we are able to expand the strength of this formidable franchise across our schedule. We couldn’t be more excited to have all three talented casts and creative teams back to bring more compelling NCIS stories to viewers in the U.S. and around the globe.”
NCIS is averaging just over 11 million viewers this season. Sean Murray, Wilmer Valderrama, Brian Dietzen, Diona Reasonover and Katrina Law are in the cast.
NCIS: Hawaii is averaging nearly 8.3 million viewers. Vanessa Lachey, Alex Tarrant, Noah Mills and Yasmine Al-Bustami are in the cast.
NCIS: Los Angeles is averaging nearly 7.3 million viewers. Chris O’Donnell, LL COOL J, Linda Hunt, Daniela Ruah and Eric Christian Olsen are in the cast.
CBS previously renewed The Amazing Race, Survivor, Tough As Nails, Young Sheldon, Bob Hearts Abishola, Ghosts, The Neighborhood, CSI: Vegas and Secret Celebrity Renovation. ■
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Michael Malone, senior content producer at B+C/Multichannel News, covers network programming, including entertainment, news and sports on broadcast, cable and streaming; and local broadcast television. He hosts the podcasts Busted Pilot, about what’s new in television, and Series Business, a chat with the creator of a new program, and writes the column “The Watchman.” He joined B+C in 2005. His journalism has also appeared in The New York Times, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Playboy and New York magazine.