Series 9 - 3. The Penelope Papers

The Penelope Papers

About this programme

3/24. US Navy lieutenant Paul Booth is shot dead while sitting on a park bench. It turns out that the last people he called were his boss, his wife and Penelope Langston - a rebellious academic who also happens to be McGee's grandmother. She says that the victim was an old student of hers who kept in touch, but later reveals she was recruited to work on a special project during the Vietnam War by the head of a top-secret think tank Booth was a member of. Guest starring Lily Tomlin, with Mark Harmon and Sean Murray.

Cast and crew


Leroy Jethro Gibbs
Mark Harmon
Anthony DiNozzo
Michael Weatherly
Abby Sciuto
Pauley Perrette
Ziva David
Cote de Pablo
Timothy McGee
Sean Murray
Dr Donald `Ducky' Mallard
David McCallum
Jimmy Palmer
Brian Dietzen
Lily Tomlin
David Clennon
Sam McMurray


Arvin Brown
Executive Producer
Donald P Bellisario
Executive Producer
Shane Brennan
Executive Producer
Gary Glasberg
Executive Producer
Mark Horowitz
Executive Producer
Chas Floyd Johnson