14 Jun 2023

Todd Lasance to star in NCIS: Sydney

The award winning, Screenwise Showreel Course graduate, Todd Lasance named as lead in NCIS: Sydney.

Exciting news for NCIS fans! The highly anticipated series, NCIS: Sydney, part of the renowned NCIS franchise, is currently in production in our very own vibrant city of Sydney. Joining the cast, is the talented Todd Lasance, a graduate of Screenwise Film and TV School For Actors’ Showreel Course.

In NCIS: Sydney, Todd Lasance will be taking on the role of 2IC Australian Federal Police (AFP) Sergeant Jim “JD” Dempsey, working alongside a stellar ensemble that includes former Neighbours star Mavournee Hazel, William McInnes, Tuuli Narkle from Mystery Road, and accomplished UK actors Olivia Swann and Sean Sagar.

While Todd Lasance is widely recognised for his portrayal of the charismatic Aden Jefferies in Channel Seven’s beloved soapie Home and Away and Julius Caesar in Spartacus amongst many more he is now set to captivate audiences as part of the NCIS: Sydney cast. The Down Under adaptation of this popular U.S. TV action franchise promises a thrilling narrative as the combined force tackles crime in the navy while navigating escalating tensions in the Pacific region.

This groundbreaking series marks the first time the NCIS franchise has ventured into an international version, following the success of spin-offs such as NCIS: Los Angeles, NCIS: Hawaii, and NCIS: New Orleans. Produced by Paramount+ and Channel 10, NCIS: Sydney is currently being filmed against the stunning backdrop of Sydney, Australia. Audiences can expect a dynamic collaboration between Australian Federal Police detectives and U.S. NCIS investigators, delivering riveting storytelling and captivating performances.

Todd Lasance’s journey to NCIS: Sydney is a testament to his dedication to the craft of screen acting. Having honed his skills through Screenwise Film and TV School For Actors’ Showreel Course, Todd is truly proving to be an dynamic and versatile actor.

Stay tuned for NCIS: Sydney, the latest addition to the NCIS franchise, and witness Todd Lasance’s exceptional acting skills in this thrilling series.

For more information on the screen acting course studied by Todd, visit the Showreel Course page and apply today.

“From where I am today and the absolute dream ride I have had in my acting to this day, I most definitely have Screenwise to thank for getting me on my feet and giving me great opportunities”.

Todd Lasance

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