Fact: Wilmer Valderrama has been cast as a series regular on long-running TV drama NCIS. The That '70s Show alum will join the show's upcoming 14th season, alongside veteran stars Mark Harmon and Pauley Perrette. Wilmer's addition comes after the departure of Michael Weatherly, who left the programme after 13 years last month (May16).
Fact: Movie and Tv star Chris O'Donnell is to be honoured with the 2,544th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The actor's NCIS: Los Angeles co-star LL Cool J will be among the celebrities saluting the Batman & Robin star at a plaque unveiling ceremony scheduled for 5 March (15).
Quote: "I'm just spraying my hair black all the time and then, because of that... Abby (her Tv character) has black nail polish now all the time because otherwise it looks like I've been digging in a coal mine!" Naturally blonde NCIS actress Pauley Perrette has to constantly sport dark polish on her nails to hide the residue from her coloured hair spray after developing an allergy to black dye.
Quote: "With Cote leaving, it's up to this highly professional group to use that as a springboard, to improve and stay number one." Actor Mark Harmon is determined to keep crime drama NCIS on top of the Tv ratings following the summer (13) departure of his longtime co-star Cote de Pablo after eight seasons on the show.
Fact: NCIS star Mark Harmon is to be honoured with the Richard 'Diamond' Farnsworth Award at the upcoming Stuntmen's Association annual prizegiving gala. Movie and film veteran Robert Wagner will present the actor with his latest accolade on Saturday (14Sep13).
Fact: My Big Fat Greek Wedding star John Corbett is heading back to Tv to front a new NCIS: La spin-off. The actor will play a former Ncis Special Agent who now works as a top analyst. Corbett played fan favourite Aidan on Sex and the City.
Quote: "It was a quick little cameo, it was in a casino, it was the thrill of a lifetime... She said, 'Now you call the showrunner, I've thought of some storylines that could bring us back.' And she goes, 'You don't understand, I have to tell everyone about it now and everyone wants to talk to me...' She's totally bitten by the bug, but she's fine. It was a great thrill for all of the mums." Chris O'Donnell's mother is badgering her actor son to find a way to bring her back on his U.S. Tv cop drama NCIS: Los Angeles after landing a small role on the show alongside three other castmembers' mums in September (12).
Fact: Actor Mark Harmon is to be honoured with the 2,482nd star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame to mark the 10th anniversary of his hit Tv drama NCIS. Harmon will be feted on Hollywood Boulevard on 1 October (12).
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