Actress who won an ALMA Award for her starring role as Ziva David on the series NCIS, which became the most popular American television show of 2012.
She worked as a waitress while she picked up acting parts such as a role on the series The Street in 2000.
She did her own stunts on NCIS, and therefore she frequently injured her body, including her neck.
She was in a long term relationship with actor Diego Serrano, but the couple split in 2015.
She starred in the drama The Jury, which starred Billy Burke.