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09.12.2016

WHILE THE NCIS TEAM IS UNDER INVESTIGATION BY THE UNDER SECRETARY OF DEFENSE, ONE OF THEIR OWN IS SEVERELY INJURED DURING A MISSION IN SYRIA, ON THE SPECIAL TWO-HOUR EIGHTH SEASON PREMIERE OF “NCIS: LOS ANGELES,” SUNDAY, SEPT. 25

Editor’s Note: Please note the revised airdate for the eighth season premiere.

High-Value Target” and “Belly of the Beast” – After NCIS fails to locate a mole in the department, Under Secretary of Defense Corbin Duggan (Jackson Hurst) insists on new leadership and takes over the Los Angeles unit from Hetty and Granger. Also, the team travels to Syria to apprehend a High Value Target where one team member is severely injured when the mission goes awry, on the special two-hour eighth season premiere of NCIS: LOS ANGELES, Sunday, Sept. 25 (8:30-10:30 PM, ET/8:00-10:00 PM, PT), on the CBS Television Network.

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REGULAR CAST:

Chris O’Donnell

(Special Agent G. Callen)

 

LL COOL J

(Special Agent Sam Hanna)

 

Linda Hunt

(Henrietta “Hetty” Lange)

 

Daniela Ruah

(Special Agent Kensi Blye

 

Eric Christian Olsen

(LAPD Detective Marty Deeks)

 

Barrett Foa

(Tech Operator Eric Beale)

 

Renée Felice Smith

(Intelligence Analyst Nell Jones)

 

Miguel Ferrer

(Assistant Director Owen Granger)

 

 

HIGH VALUE TARGET” CREDITS:

GUEST CAST:

Jackson Hurst

(Under Secretary of Defense Corbin Duggan)

 

Alexander Wraith

(Bassel Rizvi)

 

Cherami Leigh

(Hope)

 

Harry Katzman

(Moshe)

 

Bryce McBratnie

(Intern)

 

AJ Meijer

(Elias Keating)

 

Lisa Maley

(Chen)

 

Ben Cain

Nadia Sloane

Sammy Sheik

(Homeland Security Captain Kane)

(Pool Honey)

(Ahmed Han Asakeem)

 

 

WRITTEN BY: R. Scott Gemmill

DIRECTED BY: Tawnia McKiernan

GENRE: Drama, Crime, Mystery

BELLY OF THE BEAST” CREDITS:

GUEST CAST:

Jackson Hurst

(Under Secretary of Defense Corbin Duggan)

 

Sammy Sheik

(Ahmed Han Asakeem)

 

Gretchen Palmer

(Heather)

 

Grinnell Morris

(Navy Doctor Smith)

 

Monib Abhat

(Insurgent)

 

Lisa Maley

(Chen)

 

Stephen Hailo

 

 

(Masked Gunman)

 

 

 

WRITTEN BY: R. Scott Gemmill

DIRECTED BY: Terrance O’Hara

GENRE: Drama, Crime, Mystery

Photos are available at: http://cbspressexpress.com

Official CBS Website: http://www.cbs.com/primetime/ncis_los_angeles

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ncisla

Twitter: http://twitter.com/NCISLA

Instagram: @NCISLA

CBS Twitter: http://twitter.com/CBS

Cast on Twitter:

Chris O’Donnell

@ChrisODonnell

 

LL COOL J

@LLCOOLJ

 

Daniela Ruah

@DanielaRuah

 

Eric Christian Olsen

@ericcolsen

 

Barrett Foa

Renée Felice Smith

@BarrettFoa

@ReneefSmith

 

Miguel Ferrer

 

@Miguel_J_Ferrer

 

 

 

Cast on Instagram:

 

 

 

Chris O’Donnell

@ChrisODonnell

 

LL COOL J

@LLCOOLJ

 

Daniela Ruah

@DanielaRuah

 

Eric Christian Olsen

@EricCOlsen

 

Barrett Foa

@BarrettFoa

 

Renée Felice Smith

@ReneefSmith

 

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Press Contacts:

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Katie.barker@cbs.com

818-655-1591

Kristen Hall

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818-655-7237

Photo Contacts:

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818-655-1542

Timothy Kuratek

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212-975-7068