PUBLISHED: 10:11, Wed, Oct 14, 2020 | UPDATED: 10:11, Wed, Oct 14, 2020
NCIS LA fans were delighted by the news the show has been given an official release date of November 8. To mark the announcement, Nell Jones star Renée Felice Smith posted on Instagram, teasing an exhausting shoot for the new outing.
The 12th season of NCIS Los Angeles will be premiering next month on CBS.
This follows on from the 11th outing, which was cut short earlier this year.
Now viewers are eager to know what will happen next in the crime-solving drama.
To celebrate the release date announcement, Nell star Smith posted on Instagram on October 13 as she updated her fans on the new series with a behind-the-scenes look.
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NCIS Los Angeles: Is Nell Jones set for dramatic storyline? Star teases exhausting shoot (Image: CBS/GETTY)
NCIS Los Angeles: Nell star posted on Instagram (Image: INSTAGRAM/RENEEFELICESMITH)
She dropped an image of her in the NCIS LA office on her trusty computer while being filmed for season 12.
However, it was the caption which revealed the most about what to expect from the new season.
She wrote: “Yesterday, I did 12 pages of material while block shooting, which essentially means the scenes were filmed ‘back to back.’
“And here is the last take of the day where I’m actively trying to remember how to pronounce my own name.
NCIS Los Angeles: Nell will be returning (Image: CBS/GETTY)
“#ncisla #nelljones #dementiaprevention101 @ncisla PS WE PREMIERE NOV 8.”
The star then went