Che hoo! The CBS franchise series, NCIS: Hawai’i has almost completed their first season and is already renewed for a second. The series stars two Fil-Am actors, Vanessa Lachey and Kian Talan playing the parts of Jane and Alex Tennant. With the current season finale set for May 23rd, viewers will be excited to see both Fil-Am actors again back on-screen for Season 2 during the next run of fall shows.
Vanessa Lachey plays Jane Tennant who juggles her career with NCIS as Special Agent in Charge (SAC) while navigating through a new family dynamic as a recently divorced parent. Starring alongside her is new Fil-Am newcomer, Kian Talan who plays Alex Tennant, the eldest between the Tennant siblings who’s struggle with the changes from his parent’s divorce. He has a good head on his shoulders, but doesn’t always make good choices.
See how this season ends for Jane and her team and get ready for another season where her and the NCIS crew balance duty to family and country. Catch up on episodes on-demand or on the Paramount+ app and tune in on Mondays on CBS for new episodes!
Cover Photo Credit: NCIS: Hawai’i Instagram
The trailer for NCIS: Hawai’i starring Vanessa Lachey as Jane Tennant is finally here. We don’t have to wait much longer for the premiere as we’ll get to watch it starting September 20th! Vanessa plays Jane Tennant Special Agent in Charge (SAC) and the first woman in the NCIS franchise to do so.
Along with Yasmine Al-Bustami and Jason Antoon who were casted as series regulars, another Fil-Am Kian Talan is also slated to co-star in the series. He’ll play Alex Tennant, the eldest between the two Tennant siblings. Alex is struggling with his parents’ divorce and all the changes that come along with that. Talan’s character is described as a strong willed, mature teen who’s good at his core, but not always make good choices. The New Hampshire native previously appeared on Netflix’s Brainchild, Cicada, Homebound, Shadows, La Passion, and Mukbang. NCIS: Hawai’i will be Talan’s biggest break yet. He wrote an essay about the experience of auditioning for a Filipino character, here on Backstage.
The trailer gives us a glimpse of what to expect in the series. There’ll be action, great backdrops, and teamwork. Vanessa as the leader and SAC which is so refreshing to see and she does it so effortlessly. Who wouldn’t want to be on her team?
Jane Tennant is described as being as diplomatic as she is hard-charging both in her career and personal life. She looks to thrive in a male-dominated profession through her confidence in her team and strategy. She’s also a single mother raising her kids while juggling her career with NCIS. She tasked with balancing the duty to both her children and her country. Check it out on CBS on September 20.
Cover Photo Credit: NCIS Hawaii Trailer.