CBS has renewed NCIS for an 11th season after closing a contract extension with star and executive producer Mark Harmon, the network announced Friday.
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"In a world gone niche, NCIS
keeps getting bigger, and Mark Harmon continues to define the role of leading man on the #1 show on television," CBS President and CEO Leslie Moonves said in a statement. "NCIS
is the type of franchise every company wants in today's global content ecosystem — high-quality storytelling that generates passionate viewers and drives revenue on every conceivable platform."
Since premiering in 2003, NCIS
' ratings have only grown. Currently in its 10th season, the popular procedural is the No. 1 drama on television, averaging 21.48 million viewers and a 4.2 in the adults 18-to-49 demographic. Last month, it delivered its second-largest audience ever with 22.86 million viewers.
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