Producers of U.S. Tv cop drama Rizzoli & Isles are to address the death of castmember Lee Thompson Young in upcoming episodes.

The 29 year old committed suicide last August (13), and now his Tv colleagues will pay tribute in the first two shows of this summer's (14) season five.

Rizzoli & Isles star Angie Harmon shared the news on Twitter.com after the season four finale aired in America on Tuesday (18Mar14), writing, "Hope you enjoyed (Rizzoli & Isles) season 4 finale. Season 5 eps (sic) 1&2 address our beloved Lee w/ (with) love, honour & respect."

Young had been with the series since it began in 2010.

The fifth season premieres in the U.S. on 17 June (14).