Veteran T.V and film actress Nia Long will be appearing as a series regular in Season 9 of NCIS: Los Angeles, playing the role of Shay Mosely, the team's new executive assistant director.
“ The character was created specifically for Nia to capitalize on her strengths and personality and we are excited about the new opportunities and dynamics she brings to the show," said "We couldn't be happier to have her join our family,’’ says Showrunner R. Scott.
Long previously appeared in T.V shows including The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Boston Legal, and was in eight episodes of Empire. She has also had roles in movies including Friday, Big Momma’s House, The Best Man, Soul Food and The Best Man Holiday.
NCIS: Los Angeles Season 9 will premiere on the 1st of October.