American actress Pauley Perrette, popular for her character Abby Sciuto in the TV series NCIS is also an accomplished writer, singer and civil rights activist.
Taking a look at the life of the talented actress, one would find a Southern USA breed that was born on March 27, 1969. She attended Crestwood High School and went on to Valdosta State College to study Criminology before going to New York to study Criminal Justice at John Jay College. To support herself in college, Pauley had to take up numerous small paying jobs in New York which include being a bartender and a cook. It was a colleague at one of her odd jobs that linked her to a director and she started appearing in commercials. Pauley moved to Los Angeles in the bid to increase her chances of landing roles in movies and started off making guest appearances in some series.
The actress landed her first recurring role in the sitcom Special Unit 2 as Alice Cramer. As her fame kept rising, she was booked for a role in the sitcom NCIS and has appeared in NCIS: Los Angeles and NCIS: New Orlean. She has also been in several movies like The Ring and Almost Famous, Red Skies, Hungry Hearts, Ash Tuesday, Cut and Run, A Moment of Grace, Potheads: The Movie, The Singularity Is Near, Satan Hates You Marie Flowers and I Am Bad.
The actress is a poet who has written a short story titled Cheers. Additionally, she loves taking pictures and she is a human rights activist who has released a documentary titled Citizen Lane in 2013.
As a musician, Pauley loves rock music and she recorded a song titled Fear but used the name ‘Stop Making Friends’ rather than her name. The song was actually released for the NCIS series and was used as a soundtrack for one of its episodes titled Aliyah. Other songs she has been featured in include The Unnamed Feeling and Fire in Your Eyes by Las Vegas hip-hop singer B. Taylor.
Is Michael Bosman Pauley Perrette’s Husband?
The actress and Micheal Bosman are said to have dated for about four years and he proposed officially to her in 2008. However, the engagement never led them to the aisle as the pair parted ways in December 2011. She is currently engaged to Thomas Arklie who is said to be a retired member of the British Royal Marine.
The only marriage Pauley has been in so far is with the actor and musician Coyote Shivers which lasted for only three years. She filed for divorce as she was being physically abused as well as facing emotional trauma and sexual violence from her husband which made the court to grant her a restraining order against him.
Does Pauley Perrette Have Kids?
Rumours were being spread that the actress intended to expand her family with fiance Thomas Arklie but she revealed that the expansion was not about kids as they were dog lovers and wanted to have dogs as children. Their decision actually makes one wonder whether having dogs can be the same as kids good luck to them though on the expansion!.
Pauley Perrette Tattoos
The talented NCIS star is known to love tattoos and it is evident all over her body. Sources have it that she has about 20 permanent tattoos on her body and 2 temporary ones, making it a total of 22 tattoos on her body.
Pauley Perrette Net Worth
The actress has made a decent sum over the years from her acting career. She is also known for endorsing brands like Sprite and Volkswagen, ranking her net worth high at $16 million.
Is Pauley Perrette Dead or Alive?
If you have any doubt about the energetic actress being alive, doubt no more because she is alive and well. Of course, as a celebrity, she has been a victim of the celebrity death hoax as well as a one time attack by a stranger in November 2015 which terrified her as it was revealed on her social media page but luckily for the actress, she survived. In other words, she’s not dead but alive and well.