Born in Chile but raised in Miami, actress Cote de Pablo developed an impressive resumé on both stage and screen. In 2001, she appeared in a New York City Public Theater production of Measure for Measure, and in 2005, she made her Broadway debut in The Mambo Kings. In 2006, she joined the cast of the series NCIS, playing Mossad operative Ziva David.
Biography by Cammila Collar
- Made her TV debut as the host of Spanish-language talk show Control.
- First small-screen acting job was on long-running ABC soap All My Children.
- Made her Broadway debut in a 2005 musical adaptation of The Mambo Kings.
- Though born in Chile, de Pablo played an Israeli Mossad agent on CBS crime drama NCIS, where she was frequently required to speak in Hebrew.
- Writes and performs original music in her spare time.