Cote de Pablo is the professional name of María José de Pablo Fernández. She is a famous Chilean-American actor and singer. She is well-known for co-hosting in talk shows and enacting in roles in movies and television series. Cote de Pablo is most renowned for playing the lead role of Ziva David of CBS networks television series, ‘NCIS.’ Continue reading to find the estimated net worth of Cote de Pablo as of 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Cote de Pablo is the professional name of María José de Pablo Fernández. As per Spanish custom, Pablo is derived from her paternal name. While, her last name, Fernández is derived from the maternal name. María José de Pablo Fernández was born as on 12th November 1979 in Santiago in Chile. Cote de Pablo’s father is Francisco de Pablo, and her mother is María Olga Fernández.
Cote de Pablo has a younger sister named Andrea. Her younger brother, Francisco works as a disc jockey. When Cote de Pablo was ten years old, her mother, María Olga Fernández got a job in Miami, Florida, at a Spanish-language television network. Cote de Pablo relocated to the United States with her family.
Cote de Pablo attended Arvida Middle School and studied musical theatre in New World School of the Arts. While in 5th grade, Cote de Pablo realized people had difficulties pronouncing her first name ‘María José’ so to simplify she called herself ‘Coté,’ the nickname of Chilean ‘María José.’ Cote de Pablo studied music and theatre at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania.
While studying, Cote de Pablo appeared in many plays. These included ‘And the World Goes ‘Round,’ ‘Indiscretions,’ ‘The Fantasticks,’ ‘A Little Night Music,’ and ‘The House of Bernarda Alba.’ Cote de Pablo graduated with a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre in 2000.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Cote de Pablo relocated to New York to appear in advertisements and commercials. She played in minor roles on television series called ‘All My Children.’ Cote de Pablo was a well-known onstage actress. She performed in shows at New York Public Theatre.
Cote de Pablo commenced her on-camera profession when she was in her early teens. She co-hosted the Univision’s talk show called ‘Control’ with Carlos Ponce the former host of Entertainment Tonight. Cote de Pablo took a break from on-camera work to complete her education. After graduation, Cote de Pablo pursued her acting and singing career full time.
Since then, Cote de Pablo has appeared as guest-host on various talk shows. These include ‘The Street,’ ‘The Education of Max Bickford’, and ‘The Jury.’ Also, Cote de Pablo appeared in the movie entitled ‘The Last Rites of Ransom Pride.’ Cote de Pablo made a name for her work enacting Ziva David on the CBS television series of ‘NCIS.’ On this show, Cote de Pablo appeared during its 3rd season. It is reported she would leave after the 11th season since she got multiple physical injuries during the set.
Cote de Pablo enacted as Ziva David in CBS television series of NCIS and won the ALMA Award for playing a role in 2011.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The estimated net worth of Cote de Pablo is $7.5 Million. Cote de Pablo’s salary for appearing in television series is around $120 Thousand per episode. Most of her fortune and net worth comes from her enacting as the lead role of Ziva David in CBS television series of ‘NCIS.’ Also, Cote de Pablo earns from her profession as a popular and successful vocalist.
Cote de Pablo made fame and fortune performing in the portion of Tom Wait’s song called ‘Temptation’ for NCIS. She is known for her singing in Roberto Pitre’s Vivo En Vida CD.