From Donald P. Bellisario comes NCIS, a show bringing us the inner workings of the government agency that investigates all crimes involving Navy and Marine Corps personnel, regardless of rank or position. From murder and espionage to terrorism and stolen submarines, these special agents traverse the globe to investigate all crimes with Navy or Marine Corps ties.

SDCC 2010 EXCLUSIVE: Pauley Perrette Talks ‘NCIS’ Season 8

CBS has been sticking true to their successful spin-off formula for several years now. As JAG was winding down its successful run, they spun that series off into NCIS, a long-running staple on the network which has even birthed its own spin-off in last year's highly-successful NCIS: Los Angeles. One of the most popular actresses on NCIS is Pauley Perrette, who plays Abby Sciuto and she was down in San Diego for Comic-Con 2010. We were able to speak with the actress about the show's upcoming eighth season, which premieres on Tuesday, September 21 at 8 PM ET, and you can click on the video interview below to see what she had to say.

NCIS debuts its eighth season on Tuesday, September 21 at 8 PM ET on CBS.

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CBS Announces 2010 Fall Premiere Dates

CBS announced today that most of its new and returning series will premiere during the week of Sept. 20, the official start of the 2010-2011 season. The exceptions are Survivor: Nicaragua, which launches a week earlier, and The Good Wife and CSI: Miami, which both debut a week later.

CBS will get an early start on the season with the premiere of Survivor: Nicaragua, the 21st edition of the hit reality series, which launches in its new time period on Wednesday, Sept. 15 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT).

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LL Cool J Set for ‘NCIS’ Spinoff

LL Cool J has been set to star in CBS' planned spinoff of NCIS. He'll play a tough but charming former Navy SEAL who works undercover for the NCIS unit in L.A. and is an expert on the Middle East.

The spinoff of CBS' durable drama will air as one half of a two-part episode of NCIS later this season. NCIS showrunner Shane Brennan created the untitled spinoff and exec produces for CBS Paramount Network TV.

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3 Join ‘NCIS’ Spin-Off Cast

A new CBS spin-off pilot has cast three of its leads. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Louise Lombard, Peter Cambor and Daniela Ruah have signed up for lead roles in the NCIS spin-off series.

Chris O'Donnell and LL Cool J are in negotiations for the other two leads in the series. Lombard will portray Clara, the female lead of the series, who was a former military police officer and now a sharp investigator. Cambor will play Nate, a sharp-witted psychologist who has vast knowledge of American culture. Ruah will play Kensi, a young investigator who also studied criminology and forensics in college.

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Chris O'Donnell and LL Cool J Up for ‘NCIS’ Spin-Off

A highly-popular spin-off series is getting another spin-off of its own, and has lined up two actors to star. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Chris O'Donnell and LL Cool J are in talks to join a spin-off of the hit CBS series NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service.

It is said that a pilot will air as a regular episode of NCIS this spring, following in NCIS's footsteps, as its pilot originally aired as an episode of JAG.

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Rocky Carroll Joins Next Season of ‘Navy NCIS’

Carroll will play NCIS Director Leon Vance, an intelligent, highly trained agent who in the season finale showed his power over Gibbs (Mark Harmon) by re-shuffling his team. In this past season, Carroll was a recurring guest star portraying the Assistant Director, but following the murder of Director Jenny Shepard (Lauren Holly) in the season finale, Vance was promoted to Director.

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