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.

Synopsis – 1.7 Rescuers

When a Navy petty officer is murdered, Jane and the team investigate while protecting the victim’s friend and colleague, on the CBS Original series NCIS: HAWAI`I. Source: CBS

Air Date: Monday, Nov. 8 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network, and available to stream live and on demand on Paramount+.

Regular cast

Vanessa Lachey (Special Agent in Charge Jane Tennant)
Alex Tarrant (Kai Holman)
Noah Mills (Jesse Boone)
Yasmine Al-Bustami (Lucy Tara)
Jason Antoon (Ernie Malik)
Tori Anderson (Kate Whistler)
Kian Talan (Alex Tennant)

Guest cast

Moses Goods (Wally)
Mark Gessner (CGIS Special Agent Neil Pike)
Ashleigh Lathrop (Navy Petty Officer Tracy Miller)
Ashton Holmes (Eddie Frazier)
Jason Lee Hoy (Petty Officer Kyle Williams)
Chris Moss (Helo Pilot Neil Hunan)
Anthony James Silva (Akamu Lui)
Padrick Shadeck (Petty Officer David Andrews)

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