LL Cool J: Confirmed for NCIS: Los Angeles

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Breaking news on the much-hyped NCIS spin-off:

It has a name and a star!

LL Cool J has closed his deal to co-star on the series, which will be called NCIS: Los Angeles.

LL Cool J

The backdoor pilot for the series will air as a two-part episode of NCIS this spring. The former rapper will portray Special Agent Sam Hanna, a former Navy SEAL who works in the undercover unit of NCIS in Los Angeles.

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This all seems confusing to those of us who are fans of NCIS. We just want the old cast. Who can replace Abby, Gibbs, Anthony, McGee and Ms. David? I guess we will have to settle on watching all the old episodes. This casting crew has been one of the best that I have seen on television.