James Bamford is currently in Hawai’i conducting prep to direct an episode of the first season of NCIS: Hawai’i, the latest series of the highly successful NCIS franchise.

Official series synopsis

The world’s most successful television series continues on the seductive shores of Hawai’i as the first female Special Agent in Charge of NCIS Pearl Harbor takes command. She and her team balance duty to family and country, investigating high-stakes crimes involving military personnel, national security, and the mysteries of the island itself. This NCIS: Hawai’i team is a skilled mix of mainland transplants who’ve re-located to the tranquility of the Pacific and wizened locals who know their mahalo from kapu.

NCIS: Hawai’i IMDB

The cast includes:

  • Vanessa Lachey (Jane Tennant)
  • Yasmine Al-Bustami (Lucy)
  • Noah Mills (Jesse Boon)
  • Alex Tarrant (Kai)
  • Jason Antoon (Ernie)
  • Kian Talan (Alex)
  • Tori Anderson (Kate Whistler)

The series premieres in the US on Monday 20 September 10 PM ET on CBS.