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NCIS: Los Angeles: Season 1 (2009-2010)

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Critic Consensus: Much like the original, NCIS: Los Angeles employs high-tech gadgetry, likeable characters, and tight pacing, with similarly successful results.

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An "NCIS" spinoff that follows the efforts of Los Angeles-based agents to protect the nation's security. In the first series, special agent G. Callen (Chris O'Donnell) returns to the team and partner Sam Hanna (LL Cool J) after being shot on the job several months prior. Eric Christian Olsen, who becomes a regular in Series 2, makes his first appearance on the series as a guest star in two Series 1 episodes.

Cast

Chris O'Donnell
as G. Callen
LL Cool J
as Sam Hanna
Linda Hunt
as Henrietta Lange
Daniela Ruah
as Kensi Blye
Peter Cambor
as Nate Getz
Barrett Foa
as Eric Beal
Adam Jamal Craig
as Dominic Vail
Rocky Carroll
as Leon Vance
Miguel Ferrer
as Owen Granger
Ronald Auguste
as Mowahd "Moe" Dusa
Brian Avers
as Mike Renko
Rod Rowland
as Det. Douglas Grozen
Pauley Perrette
as Abby Sciuto
Brian Gross
as Morris Raspen
JR Bourne
as Dallas
Seidy Lopez
as Gail Ramirez
Charlie O'Donnell
as Michael Donnelly
Matt Battaglia
as Kurt Holgate
Barry Levy
as Sheriff
Tzi Ma
as Jun Lee
Julianna McCarthy
as Esther Balmore
Kirk "Sticky Fingaz" Jones
as Rashad "Slide" Hollander
Dichen Lachman
as Allison Pritchett/Allysia Takada
Devon Sawa
as Det. Matt Berhart
Bernard White
as Ben Darva
Albert Garcia
as Det. Mekowitz
Jeffrey Pierce
as Cdr. Neil Corby
Andrew Connolly
as Jacobus Troyger
Monet Mazur
as Natalie Giordano
Brian Goodman
as Damien Salerno
Paul James
as James "Junior" Dobbs
Rich McDonald
as Stanton Olin
Onahoua Rodriguez
as Claudia Taro
Matt Gerald
as Victor Janklow
Faran Tahir
as Hassad Al-Jahiri
Eli Danker
as Karim Akhbari
Vyto Ruginis
as Arkady Kolcheck
Michael Reilly Burke
as Malcom Tallridge
Audrey Marie Anderson
as Kristin Donnelly
Jake McLaughlin
as Keith Rush
Cheryl Wilson
as Aubrey Darva
Yancey Arias
as Rick Medina
Chris Tardio
as Walton Flynn
Charles Esten
as John Cole/Ethan Stanhope
Maurice Compte
as Rafael Taro
Nancy Linehan Charles
as Jessica Haymes
John Siciliano
as Hastings King
Henri Lubatti
as SafarJaddalah
Mac Brandt
as Mick Benelli
John Lafayette
as Mr. Dobbs
Clare Carey
as Helen McGuire
Angela Oh
as Jane Lee/Lipsger
Graham Hamilton
as Scott Davis
Jeanette Brox
as Cherise Dawson
Kelly Hu
as Lee Wuan Kai
Jana Kolesarova
as Katya Vitkoya
Scott Alan Smith
as Connor Lavery
James Harvey Ward
as Lt. Cdr. Vic Stearnard
David Andriole
as Cdr. Garrison Timmons
Dayo Ade
as Nelson Shabazz
Mathew St. Patrick
as Bobby Nixon
Kris Lemche
as Tom Smith
Assaf Cohen
as Tariq Barad Al-jabiri
April Parker-Jones
as Susan Brosnan
Kenny Johnson
as Tommy Boyd
Brook Kerr
as Saphhire
April D. Parker
as Susan Brosnan
Mark Rolston
as Sgt. Jerrod `Pallet' Mullhearn
Brian Letscher
as Cpl. Scott Reilly
Dameon Clarke
as Gage Jenson
V.J. Foster
as Ronnie Miller
Carlo Rota
as Kalil Abramson
Lily O'Donnell
as Young Amy
Jonathan Adams
as Peter Caldwell
Nicholas Jandl
as Jerry Tyre
Everton Lawrence
as Ala A Din Keswar
Kelvin Yu
as Jimmy Su
David Monahan
as Jon Donnelly
Burt Bulos
as Simon Amputan
Elaine Kao
as Xue-Li
Brandon Scott
as LCpl. Alex Walder
Gregory Sims
as Max Tyrus
Sean Wing
as Ted Brock
Sean Carrigan
as Craig Mangold
Alex Fernandez
as Luis Perez
Caitlin Keats
as Kim Johnson
Ian Harding
as Curtis Lacross
Walter Perez
as Omar Alvares
Tanya Clarke
as Magda McEllon
Fernando Chien
as Bobby Tang
Patrick Pankhurst
as Mister Ross
Jonathan Kowalsky
as Dale Johnson
Ariel Gade
as Emma Perez
Tyler Jacob Moore
as LCpl. Brandon Valdivia
Bru Muller
as Blond Man
Rob Evans
as Jim Rivers
Andrew Rothenberg
as Teddy Morgan
Michael Irby
as Montrell Perez
Matthew Grant Godbey
as LAPD Detective
Lew Temple
as Mr. Loobertz
Mandell Butler
as Ron Ostrawski
Mark Saul
as Ethan
Josh Kelly
as PO Mostel Renney
Dawn Stern
as Gretchen Jenkins
Vachik Mangassarian
as Sadiki Hassan
Aliah Whitmore
as Ameenah Shah
Jay Malone
as Adriano Carlson
Cory Tucker
as Capitol Policeman
Fay Wolf
as Delores
Nondumiso Tembe
as Linda Pierce
Adrian LaTourelle
as Frank McEllon
Nikki Hahn
as Elly Johnson
Jason Hastings
as PO Derrick Dolenz
Winston Story
as Eddie Fisk
Mo Darwiche
as Jihadist
Isaiah Mustafa
as Brent Duffy
Jeremy Shranko
as Brian Roth
Bambadjan Bamba
as Deng Oyat
Robert Alonzo
as Joey Gale
Marvin Jordan
as L.A. County Sheriff Deputy
Kyle Dietz
as Young Callen
Liisa Evastina
as Hannil Rostoff
Zadran Wali
as Soldier
Matt Lasky
as Bartender
Richard Brake
as John Bordinay
Tony Tambi
as Yassan
Josh Thomson
as Himself
Karl Noons
as Himself
Cung Le
as Himself
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Critic Reviews for NCIS: Los Angeles: Season 1

All Critics (23) | Top Critics (14)

If Chris O'Donnell has a thousand faces, they all have the same expression, and it's asking why he ordered ranch dressing instead of creamy Italian.

September 22, 2009 | Full Review…

NCIS: Los Angeles is as old as the hills - the Hollywood Hills, to be exact.

September 22, 2009 | Rating: C+ | Full Review…
Top Critic

It all adds up to an hour of decent entertainment, and there's room for enough character development to give NCIS: Los Angeles a personality of its own.

September 22, 2009 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

It's all about the crimes, the technology, the guns, and, mostly about not having - or wanting - to think too much.

September 22, 2009 | Full Review…

It's all about the energized action, the cool tech and the momentum, all of which made this a top ten show and the number two rated scripted drama in TV (right behind the original NCIS) in its debut season.

September 2, 2010 | Full Review…

It was a surprising and compelling cliffhanger.

May 26, 2010 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

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