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Get A Little Slice Of Paradise With NCIS' Wilmer Valderrama

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Wilmer Valderrama keeps his cool in Hawaii


Head to beautiful Honolulu with NCIS actor Wilmer Valderrama, who Watch! photographed for our special NCIS issue (July/August 2017) at The Kahala Hotel & Resort. From chilling out beachside to poolside perfection, the NCIS star brings his signature smolder to this sexy photo shoot. Check out these gorgeous photos, including bonus, never-seen-before images exclusive to CBS.com plus fun interview tidbits on Wilmer Valderrama.

Character study

Before his role as Special Agent Nick Torres on NCIS, Wilmer Valderrama starred as the main villain in From Dusk till Dawn: The Series. That part helped prep him for his darker character on CBS's hit drama.

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Bad boy

"The undercover world really reached out at me: the character has to become the enemy in order to take the enemy down." — Wilmer Valderrama

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Work buddies

Fun fact: Wilmer is good friends with Emily Wickersham and Mark Harmon, both on and off set.

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Fostering friendships

"It's just about kindness and doing the work, and slowly the bonds happen and the chemistry comes." — Wilmer Valderrama

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Latin roots

Fun fact: Wilmer Valderrama was born in Miami and raised in Venezuela.

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Natural leader

Wilmer Valderrama has become a strong voice speaking on behalf of immigrant communities and hopes to encourage young people and families to tell their stories of immigration. We love this inspiring interview where the NCIS star shares what the American flag means to him.

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Proud heritage

"An immigrant is a fearless individual who goes to an unknown land and makes something greater. That's someone you ought to celebrate." — Wilmer Valderrama

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Afternoon pick-me-up

Wilmer's favorite snacks on set are a homemade vegan chocolate cake and iced green tea with ginger.

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Cultural diversity

"I'm very proud to be representing an effortless form of inclusion in the mainstream, specifically in one of the most-watched TV series in the world." — Wilmer Valderrama

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Creative mind

Wilmer Valderrama has a production company and independently produces a variety of entertainment projects.

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Charmed to meet you

One of these upcoming productions will be his first animated feature Charming, the untold story of Prince Charming.

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Modern romance

Fun fact: In Charming, Wilmer Valderrama voices the first Latin Prince Charming in fairy tale history.

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Spanish lesson

Wilmer Valderrama also lends his voice and bilingual skills to this adorable reading of a children's book in Spanish for Watch! Magazine.

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Sharp-looking special agent

He even looks dashing in black and white. We can't get enough!

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