The Season 12 of the NCIS Los Angeles series ends on a bit emotional note. The most cutest character of the team Nell Jones (played by actress Renee Felice Smith) says goodbye to the series. Fans get very emotional. They are still searching for the real reason behind this decision. They want to know badly why did Renee Felice Smith leaves the NCIS Los Angeles. In the next few paragraphs, we will explain briefly.
For those who don’t know for them, actress Renee Felice Smith who is playing the character of Nell Jones in the NCIS Los Angeles series has officially not signed on as the Operations Manager for the next venture. Rather she is joining with her partner Eric Beale (played by actor Barrett Foa) on an adventure to Tokoyo to head up his technical venture. In an interview with TV Line, actress Renee Felice Smith shared her emotional experience.
Why Did Renee Felice Smith Leave NCIS Los Angeles ?
According to her, “I think it’s complicated. I mean, I think that I have been ready for my next venture for a while now, in whatever form it will take. But, it’s sure to be centered around storytelling. I hesitate to be part of the ‘Predictable Actress’ calling herself a storyteller but I really am one. I am a director. I am a writer. Currently, we are developing television. I want to tell compelling stories that offer an escape and chance of reflection for the viewer, so that’s where my focus is right now.”
Actress Renee Felice Smith elaborated the character of Nell Jones from the NCIS Los Angeles series. She enjoyed the character very much. She described it as follows, “I absolutely loved Nell’s journey for last 10 seasons. She really got to stand in her power. She really found her voice, and as a young lady, it was an encouraging side to play that scene. Nell, I think is a natural leader, and I really do think her strength as a leader is her vulnerability. Nell shares the feelings of others and it is reflected for all characters involved in the story. She can see all sides of the story. She is intelligent and emotional. It’s a gift for me to play such a character in the NCIS Los Angeles series. I really loved her evolution. I had a superb time playing this character.”
The main question remains why Renee Felice Smith leaves the NCIS Los Angeles series. Well, Television writer and showrunner of NCIS Los Angeles series R.Scott Gemmill reveals few things. According to him, “Renee Felice Smith has been on the show a long time, and she is a very ambitious individual who had projects that she wants to do on its own. Actually, we are giving her time to do so. It’s a bit natural to let her go off, and do some other things, and give her character happy hopefully end.” From the above statement, it’s clear that there is no rift reason for the exclusion of Renee Felice Smith from the NCIS Los Angeles series. She wanted to take a break for the time being. Hopefully, she will return in the future.
The cutest character (Nell Jones) of the NCIS Los Angeles series has shown her desire to be part of the 300th episode. Actress Renee Felice Smith jumps high on asking part of new season especially episode 300 and said “Of course. I will love to be a part of the 300th episode.”
Let’s hope fans got their answer as to why did Renee Felice Smith leave NCIS Los Angeles. We will try to give you more facts in the future whether this was the real reason or something else forced to take this decision. We will also reveal a special thank you message from her to the fans.
Is Renee Felice Smith Married ?
Fans have a lot of queries regarding Renee Felice Smith’s personal life. The common question now comes to everyone’s mind is she married. The answer is no. She is yet not married. But, she is in a long-term relationship with producer Christopher Gabriel. You will be surprised to hear that both know each other from primary school days. In fact, both had worked together in the movie THE RELATIONSHIP. Stay tuned for more updates. In the meantime, you check 4 secrets of Nell Jones from the NCIS Los Angeles series.