De Pablo tried to do a Czech accent for her character, Ziva David, only to be told to drop it and stick with her natural voice.
Despite the disapproval, de Pablo hasnt let the lack of vocal support get her down and figures thats why she was hired to be the shows newest cast member.
As she puts it, All I knew was they wanted someone who was very sure of herself professionally and who wouldnt fall apart in a life-endangered situation.
NCIS has its season premiere on Tuesday (Sept. 20) and de Pablo is already on a crash course to learn how to shoot a ..22, a .45 a .9 and to throw lots of knives because, in her words, Ziva LOVES knives.
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