Paulk was from Prattville, Alabama, near where Perrette had once lived as a child.

Perrette also donated ,000 to Detroit law enforcement officials to be used as a reward for information regarding the disappearance/murder of Raven Jeffries, The story originally aired on America's Most Wanted on September 8, 2007 on Fox.

During the fall of 2008, Perrette opposed the California ballot initiative Proposition 8, writing a public letter urging Californians to vote against the measure.

She was engaged to cameraman Michael Bosman, however the two were not legally married, saying they would wait until everyone can get married in the United States.

NCIS actress Pauley Perrette accused ex-husband Francis 'Coyote' Shivers of terrorizing her while posing as a woman online and bizarrely helping her cope with the ordeal, a Los Angeles court heard Thursday.

The 45-year-old is fighting to extend a restraining order against Shivers indefinitely, as the pair have been locked in an exhausting legal war since divorcing in 2004 after just three years of marriage.

Perrette's initial appearances as the character were on two episodes of JAG aired in spring of 2003 that served as a backdoor pilot and introduced the characters.

She has since appeared as Abby in two 2009 episodes of NCIS: Los Angeles, as well as an episode of NCIS: New Orleans in 2014. She also appeared as a waitress at Cafe Nervosa in Frasier during season four (in the episode "Three Dates and a Break Up"), and later guest starred in season one of 24.

In 2001, as a recurring character introduced in season two of Special Unit 2, she played Alice Cramer, the Unit's public relations person.

She then landed her current role, playing Abby Sciuto, an eccentric forensic scientist, on NCIS, a TV series based on the Naval Criminal Investigative Service.

In 2007, she began production on a documentary about U. She was an undergrad student in sociology, psychology, and criminal science.