Michael Weatherly on Ziva's Exit: NCIS Has a 'Remarkable Core DNA' That Withstands Change
When Cote de Pablo wraps her eight-year run as Ziva David, it will by no means be the first, but rather the latest, of several major shifts that CBS’ NCIS has sustained since debuting almost 10 years ago.
As original cast member Michael Weatherly prepared to film his final scenes with scene partner de Pablo, he shared with TVLine …READ MORE
NCIS Season 11 Sneak Peek: Ziva's Wanted Dead -- Is This Goodbye for Her and Tony?
“Talk to me, Ziva…. Where are you?”
With those seven words, the first promo for NCIS Season 11 sets the stage for longtime castmember Cote de Pablo‘s exit. The question is: Will her character make it out alive? READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
NCIS Exclusive: Meet Ziva's Successor
NCIS has officially begun planning for life after Ziva.
TVLine has learned that the search for a full-time cast member to fill the void left by departing leading lady Cote de Pablo is currently underway at the CBS hit.
According to just-released casting intel, the new twentysomething female character …READ MORE
NCIS Boss: Why We're Not Killing Off Ziva
NCIS fans dreading the looming departure of leading lady Cote de Pablo, we present you with some blow-cushioning good news: The show isn’t shipping Ziva off in a body bag. READ MORE
NCIS Boss Opens Up About Cote de Pablo's Surprising Decision ('I Really Wasn't Planning for This'), Hints at 'Romantic' Exit Storyline
As caught off-guard as he was by Cote de Pablo‘s decision to walk away from NCIS after eight seasons as Ziva David, showrunner Gary Glasberg recognizes the seriousness of the situation and as such hopes he will do the character justice during her swan song.
On Monday night …READ MORE
NCIS: New Details on Ziva's 'Emotional' Exit
Has Ziva dodged a literal bullet?
The first clue about how NCIS plans to write out departing leading Cote de Pablo was parsed out by CBS on Monday, and it appears the beloved character will not be given a permanent send-off. READ MORE
CBS Boss Addresses Cote de Pablo's NCIS Exit: 'We Offered Her a Lot of Money'
CBS didn’t let NCIS leading lady Cote de Pablo go without a fight.
“I really want to clarify: We offered Cote de Pablo a lot of money — and then we offered her even more money,” CBS Corp. president and CEO Les Moonves shared Monday morning at the Television Critics Assoc. summer press tour in Beverly Hills. “We really didn’t want to lose her …READ MORE
NCIS Scoop: Cote de Pablo to Exit This Fall, Producers Promise 'Appropriate Closure' for Ziva
Cote de Pablo is invoking Gibbs’ Rule No. 11 — “When the job is done, walk away” — and has decided to leave CBS’ NCIS.
The actress, whose contract expired at the end of Season 10, will appear at the start of Season 11 …READ MORE
NCIS Recap: Who Lived? And Who Died?
Warning: The following contains major spoilers from this Tuesday’s episode of CBS’ NCIS.
CBS’ NCIS this week wasted no time sorting through the aftermath of the gnarly car crash which Tony and Ziva were involved in, and by hour’s end, a key player in the Ilan Bodnar case was dead. READ MORE
NCIS Shocker: Did Ziva [Spoiler]?! Watch Video
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times for NCIS‘ “Tiva” fans on Tuesday night.
The pair traveled to Berlin to hunt down Ilan Bodnar, yet found time for lighter moments amid their dark agenda — including “diamond shopping,” dancing (punctuated by a meaningful Eli flashback) and, yes, hand-holding. And that’s where the fun ended. READ MORE