is set to air a primetime special titled “A Salute to ‘'” immediately after the two-part conclusion of the long-running crime show on May 21.
Capping off 14 seasons of programming, the first part of the series finale airs May 14 (10-11 p.m. ET) on CBS. The second part will be released May 21 (9-10 p.m. ET), followed by the one-hour farewell special at 10 p.m. ET.
“Wrapping up a series is always bittersweet. We were blessed to have 14 seasons together, so bringing it to a satisfying end was extremely challenging after so many years,” said showrunner and executive producer R. Scott Gemmill. “Fortunately, CBS was gracious enough to give us an extra episode in order to send off our characters in a way befitting their stories that hopefully the fans find both satisfying and hopeful.”
The final two episodes follow the NCIS team as they investigate a case of stolen military-grade weapons, all while Callen (Chris O’Donnell) and Anna (Bar Paly) plan their imminent wedding. “NCIS: Los Angeles” was created by Shane Brennan, who also serves as an executive producer on the series, and was produced by CBS Studios.
Hosted by “” co-host , “A Salute to ‘NCIS: Los Angeles'” will feature interviews with “NCIS: Los Angeles” cast members from the past 14 years along with behind-the-scenes footage. The special will also be available for streaming on Paramount+.