NCIS: Hawai'i Season 1 Episode 1 introduced us to Jane Tennant, her team, and the conflicts plaguing this group investigating high-stakes crimes involving military personnel, national security, and the mysteries of the island.
There was a decent amount of exposition into the past of these characters for a series premiere, so we knew what to expect throughout the season ahead.
The positive out of the gate is Vanessa Lachey as Jane. The casting announcement earlier this year took me by surprise because I never imagined the actress in the NCIS universe, but she's the real standout of the show.
Jane's warm but tenacious personality is infectious. She's one of the best leaders I've seen in the franchise, and the lengths she will go to keep her team safe while cracking these cases show how much of a great person she is.
However, it's hard not to feel like the