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The Dragon and the Fairy is the eighteenth episode of NCIS: Los Angeles Season 3 as well as the 66th episode of the entire NCIS: Los Angeles series.


OSP investigate when a young man is shot outside the Vietnamese Consulate prior to an international conference at the venue that the SECNAV is scheduled to attend with the OSP team soon finding evidence suggesting that an illegal sweatshop may be a cover for a human trafficking ring or terrorists.


Kensi and Deeks after witnessing a car explosion near the Vietnam Embassy.


Series Regulars

Name Portrayed by Role
G. Callen Chris O'Donnell NCIS Special Agent and the leader of the Office of Special Projects field team.
Kensi Blye Daniela Ruah NCIS Special Agent with the Office of Special Projects.
Marty Deeks Eric Christian Olsen A Detective with the Los Angeles Police Department and also the LAPD/NCIS liaison.
Eric Beale Barrett Foa Tech Operator with the Office of Special Projects.
Nell Jones Renée Felice Smith Tech Analyst for the Office of Special Projects.
Henrietta Lange Linda Hunt Operations Manager with the Office of Special Projects.
Sam Hanna LL Cool J A former Navy SEAL-turned-NCIS Special Agent with the Office of Special Projects.

Other Cast

Name Portrayed by Role
James Cleary Dan Lauria
Mai Nguyen Lydia Look Tuan Nguyen's mother.
Tuan Nguyen Christopher Khai Mai Nguyen's son.
Yen Tran Sumalee Montano Binh Tran's wife.
Binh Tran François Chau Yen Tran's husband.
Qui VyVy Nguyen
Cadeo Hoang James Chen
Phuoc Sam Medina
Anh Kenji Nakamura
Niki Brea Cola
NGA Lee Chen
Security Guard (The Dragon and the Fairy) Andy T. Tran
Hanh Phan Mary Pham Uncredited role.
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