Cote de Pablo

Cote de Pablo starred for eight seasons as ‘Special Agent Ziva David’ on television’s top-rated drama series, NCIS. For her performance she won both an Imagen Award (2006) and an Alma Award (2011) for “Best Supporting Actress in a Television Series.” She was nominated again in 2011 for an Imagen Award for “Best Actress in a Television Series” and in 2014 for an Alma Award.

De Pablo is one of a stellar cast, alongside Antonio Banderas, Juliette Binoche and Rodrigo Santoro, in The 33, the feature film based on the 2010 rescue of the Chilean miners in the Copiapo gold and silver mine and released by Warner Bros. this past November. She also starred, this past spring, in The Dovekeepers; the four-hour CBS special event presentation from executive producers Roma Downey and Mark Burnett, based on Alice Hoffman’s acclaimed historical novel.

Other television credits include the Fox TV series, The Jury, a recurring roles on ABC’s All My Children, CBS’s The Education of Max Bickford and guest appearances on such shows as The $treet and Fling. For over three years, De Pablo co-hosted Control, a popular television talk show on Univision, with actor/singer Carlos Ponce.

She co-starred in the feature film The Last Rites of Ransom Pride opposite Kris Kristofferson, Dwight Yoakam, Peter Dinklage and Scott Speedman.

On stage in New York, de Pablo starred in director Arne Glimcher’s stage adaptation of his film, The Mambo Kings and in the Public Theatre's Shakespeare in the Park production of Measure for Measure.

Cote de Pablo was born in Chile, and moved with her family to Miami, Florida at the age of ten. She was a National Foundation for the Arts Finalist and holds a BFA in Acting and Musical Theatre from Carnegie Mellon University. She currently lives and works in Los Angeles.