One of the most popular couples in TV Series is Ziva David (played by Cote de Pablo) and Tony DiNozzo (played by Michael Weatherly). Ever since the characters were introduced in the NCIS series their romance had uprooted. In real life too they ended up together after a long dilemma. Today you will get rid of one query whether Cote de Pablo is married to Michael Weatherly or not and whether she is returning to NCIS or not. We will also discuss what is actress Cote de Pablo doing now.
Early Acting Career Of Cote de Pablo
At the age of 15 actress, Cote de Pablo joins Hollywood with a talk show Control on Univision where she hosted some episodes. After completing her graduation she worked as a waitress in an Indian restaurant. In the year 2000, she had a small role in The Street. In the year 2001, she played the role of Gina in the CBS drama The Education of Max Bickford. She was part of one episode (Do It Yourself) in this drama.
Actress Cote de Pablo joins actor Michael Weatherly in the Season 3 of the NCIS series. It also brings up the best combination from the NCIS team. Ziva David and Tony DiNozzo pair got a new name from fans as a Tiva relationship. The chemistry of both put viewers engaged and the audience liked the story.
It was Season 13 which puts heartbreak to fans. The character of Ziva shown as killed by a mortar attack (though later it was revealing that Ziva is still alive). With this, the relationship comes to an end in a midway between Ziva & DiNozzo pair.
Cote de Pablo Awards & Nominations
We all know how talented actress Cote de Pablo is especially after watching her character Ziva David from the NCIS series. As a result, she was rewarded 3 times in her career. She was nominated 10 times out of which she won thrice. In 2006, she won the Best Supporting Actress (Television) award in Imagen Awards for the role of Ziva David. For the same category, she was also nominated in 2008, 2009 & 2020. During Imagen Awards 2011 she was nominated for the Best Actress (Television) too for the same role. The character Ziva was also given a reward to her in ALMA Awards. In 2012 she won the Favorite Television Actress (Leading Role in a Drama). In the same year, she was also nominated for Favorite TV Actress (Drama). She was nominated twice in 2008 & 2009 in ALMA AWARDS for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Television series. Not only Television, but Cote de Pablo also won the Best Supporting Actress (Feature Film) for the movie THE 33 at Imagen Awards 5 years ago.
Why Did Cote de Pablo Leave NCIS Show ?
What we know actress Cote de Pablo’s exit was not planned. In an interview with TV Line, she revealed that had makers gave her character a better choice she wouldn’t have left the show. She gave political reasons for her exit. She was unhappy with the script. She wanted more respect for the Ziva character. She also revealed that Ziva’s character was supposed to send her back to Israel and make her an unfortunate woman. Cote de Pablo thinks it was unfair to her character.
She still didn’t make it clear about her NCIS exit reason. In a media interview, she said, “I am not ready to talk about that yet. One day I will reveal. I was neither tired nor wanted to leave the series. Actually, I didn’t have an option.” For further detailed updates you can check here why did Cote de Pablo leave the NCIS show ?
Are Michael Weatherly & Cote de Pablo Friends ?
Both, actress Cote de Pablo and actor Michael Weatherly had a strong friendship outside the show too. Fans got excited with one incident of Michael Weatherly. When he deleted his Twitter account that Cote de Pablo was with him to watch his last episode from the NCIS series. On 16th May he tweets, “Thank you and I love you all. Cote is here with me now.”
Why Did Cote de Pablo Change Her Name ?
Actress Cote de Pablo who played the character of Ziva David in the NCIS series is the favorite leading lady of the fans. But we have one more surprise for you. Cote de Pablo is not the real name of Ziva David. Now you are thinking what is Ziva’s name in real life. The real name of the character Ziva David to whom you know as Cote de Pablo is Maria Jose De Pablo Fernandez. The question comes to everyone’s mind why she changed her name. It was a very interesting incident when Cote de Pablo’s family moved to Miami from Chile. A lot of kids in the school fail to pronounce her real name. Then she changed her name to Cote whereas De Pablo is a common nickname in Chile.
How Old Is Cote de Pablo Today ?
Actress Cote de Pablo was born on 12th November 1979 in Santiago, Chile. Right now her age is 42 years (42 Years 79 Days) as of today. She is popularly known as Ziva David from the NCIS series. [Updated 30th January 2022].
What Languages Does Cote de Pablo Speak ?
As per language speaking is concern actress Cote de Pablo is fluent in English and Spanish. But, due to her character role in various projects she learned German, Arabic and Russian. According to her, it’s fun to play different languages characters.
Is Cote de Pablo Returning To NCIS ?
As per one local reporter in San Francisco asking whether she is coming back to the NCIS series or not, she simply skipped the question. On social media, there were few pictures published regarding the shooting of Michael Weatherly and fans thought it’s from NCIS’s upcoming episode. But, as we said below it’s from CBS’s new project MIA shooting. So far what we know Cote de Pablo is not returning to NCIS yet as she is busy with MIA.
What Is Cote de Pablo’s Nationality ?
Actress Cote de Pablo was born in Santiago, Chile. At the age of 10, she went to the United States of America for her acting career. She studied acting and completed her education at Carnegie Mellon University. As per her nationality is concern actress Cote de Pablo is a Chilean-American.
Cote de Pablo Biography
|Cote de Pablo||Biography|
|Real Name||Maria Jose de Pablo Fernandez|
|Nick Name||Cote de Pablo|
|Date Of Birth||12th November 1979|
|Father’s Name||Francisco de Pablo|
|Mother’s Name||Maria Olga Fernandez|
|Sister’s Name||Andrea de Pablo Fernandez|
|Brother’s Name||Francisco de Pablo Fernandez|
|School||Arvida Middle School|
|College||Carnegie Mellon University|
|Net Worth||6.1 US Million Dollars|
|Favorite Actor||Tom Cruise|
|Favorite Actress||Daniela Ruah|
|Favorite Color||Sky Blue|
|Favorite Food||Chefs Salads|
|Cote de Pablo||Body Measurements|
|Height (feet)||5 feet 7 inches|
|Height (m)||1.70 meter|
|Weight (kg)||64 kg|
|Weight (pound)||141.09 pounds|
|Bra Size||34 inches|
|Waist Size||29 inches|
|Hip Size||35 inches|
|Hair Color||Light Brown|
What Is Actress Cote de Pablo Doing Now ?
If you don’t know at moment Cote de Pablo is living in San Francisco, City in California, United States of America. Since actress Cote de Pablo left the NCIS series 8 years ago but her fan following remains intact. Now the question in everyone’s mind is where is she performing today ? Right now she is busy in a new project MIA (Detective Drama) along with Michael Weatherly which is also under CBS network production. NCIS lead actress is also the joint producer. Today she is performing on this project.
Good news for all Cote de Pablo fans as the first schedule of Detective Drama MIA has been completed. Cote de Pablo is working hard on this project. She is gearing up for the second schedule of this project. She also celebrated her 43rd birthday a few days ago. Unfortunately, she didn’t share any pictures of that celebration in the media house so far.
After completion of the first schedule, today actress Cote de Pablo began the second schedule of MIA (Detective Drama). The second schedule is taking place near Atlanta. As many as four scenes were completed in the second schedule. Approximately 15 to 20 members were present during the workout.
News is coming that actress Cote de Pablo has visited a local hospital in California recently. We are not sure what’s the main reason. Some news spread that NCIS actress is pregnant. On the other hand, it could be her routine test for Cervical cancer symptoms. We are trying for the actual reason for her visit.
So far we came to know that she has made a routine Cervical Cancer test. Alright, some tests which had been given by for NCIS leading actress has been known. She had given the following routine tests Creatinine, Urine, Fasting Blood Sugar, Haemoglobin, A1C Test, Glucose Tolerance, and Random Blood Sugar test. This is a routine test that she has to perform every 6 months or 1 year.
Alright, medical reports came for former NCIS lead actress. Good news for all the Cote de Pablo fans. Her Creatinine report is 0.75 mg/dL which is normal. Her urine test is also normal no virus was found. Her Fasting Blood Sugar test reads at 102 mg/dL whereas her Random Blood Sugar Test founds at 144 mg/dL. Her A1C level is around 6% (normal). Hemoglobin reads at 10.7. Overall, she is normal and alright as blood tests are concerned. She has to complete two more tests such as Pap Test and HPV DNA Test. We will give you detailed information on that too. Meanwhile, you check her video where she talks about her Cervical cancer scare and shares advice for other women. [Updated on 18th April 2022].
Is Cote de Pablo Married To Michael Weatherly ?
Now everyone has a query is Cote de Pablo married to Michael Weatherly? The answer is yes. Michael Weatherly is married but not with his co-star and lovable friend Cote de Pablo. He married to Bojana Jankovic (who is a medical practitioner). Both, Michael Weatherly and Cote de Pablo remain as close friends. You can also check to whom Cote de Pablo is married too.