The Naval Criminal Investigation Service's Office of Special Projects takes on the undercover work and the hard to crack cases in LA. Key agents are G. Callen and Sam Hanna, streets kids risen through the ranks.

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 G. Callen (182 episodes, 2009-2017)
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 Kensi Blye (182 episodes, 2009-2017)
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 Eric Beale (182 episodes, 2009-2017)
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 Hetty Lange (182 episodes, 2009-2017)
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 Sam Hanna (182 episodes, 2009-2017)
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 Marty Deeks (160 episodes, 2010-2017)
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 Nell Jones (155 episodes, 2010-2017)
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 Owen Granger (105 episodes, 2012-2017)
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The Naval Criminal Investigation Service's Office of Special Projects takes on the undercover work and the hard to crack cases in LA. Key agents are G. Callen and Sam Hanna, streets kids risen through the ranks.

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When Dom (Adam Jamal Craig) was written out of the show, a main cast position was offered to Brian Avers, (Special Agent Mike Renko) who also appeared in the backdoor pilot on "NCIS." Avers turned down the contract but remained a recurring role. As a result, the popular character of Marty Deeks was created. See more »

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When ever a handgun is fired the muzzle remains level and steady. Even in the hands of the most experienced shooter there is recoil and slight muzzle rise, or "bounce", especially when firing multiple shots in quick sensation. This never happens to the agents. See more »

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Referenced in Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.92 (2010) See more »

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Slow start but has gotten better
14 July 2011 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

NCIS:Los Angeles was something I wasn't expecting to like. At first, it was rather rocky, with some sluggishly paced and unoriginal stories, clichés in the writing and characters that didn't come into their shell for a bit. Over time though, while it is not as good as the original series NCIS:Naval Crimimal Investigative Service, it has gotten better.

The series is handsome to look at, and the music is memorable and clever. The writing, pace and stories have gotten better and more interesting, and the characters more absorbing. When it comes to the acting, Chris O'Donnell and LL Cool J, two actors that I initially thought "no way is this going to work" are surprisingly good, and casting Linda Hunt I agree as the show's most interesting character to date is a masterstroke.

Overall, far from perfect but over time it has gotten better after a rocky start. 7/10 Bethany Cox


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