‘NCIS’ Renewed For Season 17 at CBS https://t.co/vYo012idzV— Variety (@Variety) April 11, 2019
“NCIS has been a global juggernaut for almost two decades,” said Kelly Kahl, the president of CBS Entertainment. “Its viewers are clearly the most loyal of any drama on television."
"We are delighted that the show will remain a lynchpin of the CBS schedule this coming season.” Khal continued.
According to The Hollywood Reporter the renewal hinged in part on star and executive producer Mark Harmon signing a new deal.
NCIS is thesecond-highest-rated series in television, behind CBS’ “The Big Bang Theory.” It is also the seventh longest-running primetime scripted series of all time.
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