Cast Member

Senior Agent Sam Hanna

LL Cool J


LL Cool J stars as Senior Agent Sam Hanna in NCIS: Los Angeles. LL Cool J is best known for his role on the film "The Deal" opposite William H. Macy and Meg Ryan. He also starred in "Last Holiday," opposite Queen Latifah, and "Edison," starring Morgan Freeman, Kevin Spacey and Justin Timberlake.

LL Cool J has appeared in more than 30 films and starred opposite acclaimed actors such as Samuel L. Jackson and Colin Farrell in "S.W.A.T.," Al Pacino, Jamie Foxx and Cameron Diaz in "Any Given Sunday" and Gabrielle Union in "Deliver Us from Eva." Other film credits include "Rollerball," "Charlie’s Angels," "Kingdom Come," "In Too Deep," "Toys" and "Slow Burn.” LLCool J received a Blockbuster Award for best comedic performance as the "Chef" in the action film "Deep Blue Sea." His television credits include his dramatic performance on the second season premiere of "House," as well as his performance as hip hop mogul Ridiculous on “30 Rock.” 

An entertainment icon, LL Cool J has championed every possible field aside from film and television, including music, fashion design and philanthropy. He is the first rap artist to amass 10 consecutive platinum-plus selling albums and he is currently tied for third place for most Billboard chart debuts by a rapper. As an author, he has released numerous books including “LLCool J’s Platinum Workout,” “And The Winner Is,” and his autobiography, “I Make My Own Rules.”