Couple Renée Felice Smith and Chris Gabriel are a pair of animal lovers who both work in the TV and film world.
Smith is best known for her role as Nell jones on the hit series “NCIS: Los Angeles,” while Gabriel is a film score composer and producer.
The pair recently teamed up for a new children’s book based on their real-life dog Hugo, who overcame some obstacles in his life.
“Hugo and the Impossible Thing” tells the story of a brave little dog on a mission in the forest.
The couple spoke with the PIX11 Morning News on Wednesday about the book.