If you are starting to watch NCIS: Los Angeles, you might be curious about which actors star in the series. Here is an overview of the main actors of NCIS: Los Angeles.
Eric Christian Olsen
Eric Christian Olsen plays Marty Deeks. Olsen made his debut as a television actor in 1997 in the series Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction.
The following year he had roles in the television movies Black Cat Run and Arthur’s Quest.
In the same year, Olsen also received a recurring role in the television series Get Real. He played the character Cameron Green until 2000.
In 2001, Olsen made his film debut in the movie Pearl Harbor, starring Ben Affleck. In 2005, he took on a recurring role in the television series Tru Calling. Olsen became known after starring in the 2001 film Not Just Another Teen Movie. He is also known for his appearance in the 2009 film Fired Up! Olsen joined the cast of NCIS: Los Angeles as Marty Deeks in 2010.
Medalion Rahimi plays Fatima Namazi. Rahimi made her acting debut in 2011 in a short film titled This Never Happened, in which she played the role of Lola.
In the same year, she appeared in the film Fat City, New Orleans, in which she played the role of Miss Barnett. Rahimi made her television acting debut in 2013 in the series Boychicks. Her other acting roles include appearances on Criminal Minds, NCIS and Jane the Virgin.
Rahimi landed her first recurring role on the series Still Star Crossed in 2017, playing the role of Princess Isabella.
The following year, Rahimi played the role of Wren in the series My Dead Ex.
Chris O’Donnell plays G.
Callen. O’Donnell made his debut as a television actor in 1986 in an episode of the series Jack and Mike titled “Cry Uncle”. He played the character Evan. O’Donnell made his film debut in 1990 in the movie “Men Don’t Leave”, in which he played the role of Chris Macauley.
The following year, O’Donnell played Buddy Threadgoode in Fried Green Tomatoes. O’Donnell landed his first recurring television role in The Practice. He played Brad Stanfield for four episodes in 2003.
O’Donnell’s other film credits include appearances in School Ties, Scent of a Woman, The Three Musketeers, Circle of Friends, Batman Forever and Batman & Robin.
Daniela Ruah plays Kensi Blye. Ruah made her acting debut in 2000 in a Portuguese Daytime drama titled Jardins Proibidos, in which she played the character Sara.
After that, Ruah appeared in the TV movie Querida Mãe in 2001. Next, she played the role of Constança Valadas in the Daytime drama Filha do Mar.
In 2008, Ruah appeared in her first American acting role when she starred in the short film Blind Confession.
The following year, she played the character GiGi in the Daytime drama Guiding Light.
LL Cool J
LL Cool J plays Sam Hanna. LL Cool J made his first film appearance in the 1985 film Krush Groove, in which he sang the song “I Can’t Live Without My Radio.” In 1986, he appeared in the movie Wildcats.
In 1991, the rapper played the role of Billy in the movie The Hard Way, with actors Michael J.
Fox and James Woods.
In 1995, LL Cool J got his own TV show called In the House. He played the character Marion Hill until the end of the series in 1999. His other acting roles include appearances in Any Given Sunday, In Too Deep, House and 30 Rock. Since 2009, LL Cool J has played the role of Sam Hanna in NCIS: Los Angeles.
Caleb Castille plays Devin Roundtree.
Castille made his acting debut in 2015 in the film Woodlawn. In 2017, he landed a recurring role in the television series In the Vault, where he played the character Evan Watson for 16 episodes.
In 2019, Castille appeared in the series Wu-Tang: An American Saga. He played the character Darryl ‘Chino’ Hill for 10 episodes.
Castille’s other television appearances include Tell Me a Story, 9-1-1, The Rookie and The Third Act.
Linda Hunt plays Hetty Lange. Hunt made her acting debut in 1972 in a production of Hamlet, playing the role of Lucianus. She made her Broadway debut in 1975 in the role of Nora in Eugene O’Neill’s Ah, Wilderness! Hunt then appeared in the television movie Fame.
Hunt made her film debut in the 1980 film Popeye.
The actress had her big break with the role of Billy Kwan in the 1982 film The Year of Living Dangerously, and Hunt won an Academy Award for her performance.
This made her the first person to win an Oscar for portraying a character of the opposite sex.
Barrett Foa plays Eric Beale.
Foa made his acting debut in 2007 in an episode of the television series Six Degrees. He appeared in an episode titled “Get a Room.” The following year, he starred in a short film titled Prop 8: The Musical.