Penelope ‘Nell’ Jones
Episode Count
First Appearance
"Special Delivery"
Last Appearance
Penelope ‘Nell’ Jones
Hair Color
NCIS intelligence analyst
NCIS Special Agent
Family Members
Sydney Jones (older sister)
Eric Beale (Dating)

Penélope 'Nell' Jones es un analista de inteligencia con NCIS asignado a la Oficina de Proyectos Especiales en Los Árabes.

She works alongside and is currently dating Eric Beale in OSP.

She was introduced as a recurring character in the season two episode 'Special Delivery', Nell joined the main cast as of episode 2.11 'Disorder'.


Renee Felice Smith

A recent Ivy League graduate whose analytical skills and technological aptitude have rendered her an invaluable aide to the OSP team.

She is type A with mild ADD and control issues over men she admires, such as Eric Beale. This manifests itself as interrupting and finishing people's sentences which brought her into conflict with Eric during (Special Delivery).

Nell is able to read Arabic (Harm's Way)

Nell is fluent in Spanish and an expert on South America (Enemy Within). Her cover is as a TV News Editor. (Higher Power)

She likes to receive flowers and strawberries; in Episode:Greed, she sends flowers to herself and reveals to Eric only after his never ending pestering. The flowers are noticed at first by Sam Hanna who comments, "Looks like somebody has a secret admirer." When Eric notices it, he stops mid-sentence and says, "Nice flowers."

In Episode:Plan B, Sam and Callen are impressed by Nell's idea that the arms dealer Nelson told the mexican gang, the Southend Kings, that Ray had enough information to put them to jail. Sam comments, "Maybe we need to get you out of the office more often." Eric hears this through her tablet and says, "Hear that rockstar."

She also has an unknown relationship with Nate Getz, the team's former operational psychologist. She secretly has romantic feelings for Eric, who also appears to return those feelings.

Además de ir al campo, Nell ha sido visto portando un arma en los episodios, Episodio: Standoff, Episodio: Blye, K., Episodio: Blye, K., Parte 2 y Episodio: Regla no escrita.josenumel

FunAndLoveLA Edit

Nell has an online dating profile under the username FunAndLoveLA. She told Eric that her little sister made the profile, and also that Nell really doesn't care or know about football. The last statement was caused by Eric giving her a DVD about football in Episode:Neighborhood Watch. However later in the series it is revealed that she watched the DVD and is a fan of the New York Jets.

About Me
I am kind of a tom-boy. I love watching games and going out for beers. I like to be active and do lots of traveling in my free time. Looking for some fun.
Buffalo Wings
Action Movies
Pole Dancing
Imported Beer
Poker Night
Spa Days
Girls Night
The Mall

Pre-Series Edit

NCIS: Los Angeles Season 2 Edit

NCIS: Los Angeles Season 3 Edit

In Episode:Higher Power Nell's family appears onscreen in a video call.

NCIS: Los Angeles Season 4Edit

In Episode:Recruit Nell reveals that her favorite element is ununoctium.

In Episode:Collateral Nell admits that she has watched the football DVD given to her by Eric.

In Episode:Free Ride Nell and Eric had their first kiss.

NCIS: Los Angeles Season 5 Edit

En el episodio: Merry Evasion, Nell entra en el campo, se asocia con Deeks, como Kensi está en Afganistán. También he visto el trabajo en el campo un par de veces a lo largo de la temporada.

NCIS: Los Angeles Season 6 Edit

In Episode:Praesidium, Nell goes undercover as Hetty and ends up having to kill someone for the first time.

In Episode:The 3rd choir, Nell has a hard time dealing with her first kill and this leads to her questioning if she ever wants to be on the field again. Although Nate Getz tries to help her, it is not until instructed by Hetty to do something that Nell goes back to normal.

NCIS: Los Angeles Season 7 Edit

In Episode:Blame It On Rio, Nell reveals that she is a member of the furry fandom. Her fursona is a fennec fox, and she has attended Los Angeles' local convention (which really exists), CaliFur.

In Episode:Talion, Nell and Eric share another kiss.

NCIS: Los Angeles Season 8 Edit

Nell is seen in the field throughout season 8, partnering with Deeks whilst Kensi recovers.

In episode:Black Market, Nell admits to Granger that although she wants to be on the field, she does not want to be there as a replacement for Kensi.

In Episode: Getaway, Nell and Eric share several kisses.


  • Despite being right-handed, she wears her watch on her right wrist, a trait she shares with former NCIS Director Jennifer Shepard.
  • Nell formerly drove an Ice Blue 2011 Chevrolet Cruze, and she currently drives A Red 2003 Mini ONE.
  • As a NCIS Special Agent she carries a a Gun.