After eight seasons on NCIS, Cote de Pablo is parting ways with "Ziva David." With her character about to be written off the police procedural series, de Pablo is now opening up about her decision to exit the show.
[SPOILER ALERT: Details of the upcoming season of NCIS are featured below.]
"As far as my decision to leave, that's a personal thing, and I'd rather leave it at that," she said in an exclusive interview with TV Guide Magazine. "The idea of leaving was not something I toyed around with for a long time. It was an overwhelmingly hard thing—at times terrifying."