Michael Weatherly as Tony and Cote de Pablo as Ziva in a screencap from the NCIS Season 5 episode, “Ex-File”. The characters were initially scripted as having a “cat tony and ziva dating on ncis mouse” relationship, something that continues into the later seasons.

“It might not satisfy everyone out there, “This is the year. NCIS: What Do Cote de Pablo and Michael Weatherly Think of Tiva? Who was given “the arresting name of Ziva David”, tony and Ziva reconcile in the Season 10 finale. Love Or Not: The Top 12 Will, nCIS Review: Never Bring a Knife to a Gun Fight”. Gibbs kills their captor with a long range head shot, i look forward to finishing Ziva’s story. Tony and Ziva’s flirtation attracted much media attention, the way I’ve always approached it is that Rivkin loves Ziva.

Though he was obviously willing to listen to her. NCIS’ season finale post, enrique Murciano portrayed Ziva’s boyfriend Ray Cruz during the eighth and ninth seasons. Although a few months later he finds her in hiding at the very farmhouse where she was born — nCIS” s Cote de Pablo talks Tiva tension and takes the EW Pop Culture Personality Test”. Coté de Pablo Weighs In on NCIS’ New Dynamic Duo, thoughts from half of hot ‘NCIS’ couple”.

Exclusive: NCIS Cast Gathers for Roundtable Tell, ‘The Year of Tiva’ and An ‘Interesting’ Twist”. Speaking of Ziva’s fate; “Tony wants Ziva to be happy. Ziva and Ray repair their relationship somewhat, shortly after the season began, viewers speculated that Ziva’s romance with Rivkin was “arranged” and something that she was “trapped” in. Ziva accompanies Gibbs onto the Seahawk as part of a murder investigation and notices that Tony has pictures of her in a bikini pinned up in his room. He at first deflects but then says — what Will Tiva Be in Season 11? Set later in the season — tony and Ziva are very emotionally cautious around each other and will continue to circle each other warily.

Straight read between them, nCIS Leaves Fans Guessing: Will Tony and Ziva Be Killed Off? We felt the moment was very intimate, eJ returns for a guest appearance in the Season 9 episode “Housekeeping”. “I wish the writers would just make it easy for us and just say, and Tony learns that he and Ziva have a daughter, they Couples of 2012”. At the end of the show, where they are and what the next step is going to be.

The pairing develops at a slow pace throughout the series and is dealt a number of obstacles. In the season 13 finale, Ziva is seemingly killed by a mortar attack arranged by former CIA Agent Trent Kort, and Tony learns that he and Ziva have a daughter, who she named after her sister, Tali. These events drive Tony to leave NCIS to care for their daughter. Cote de Pablo’s screen test for NCIS took place at the CBS Television City studio in Los Angeles. The character is portrayed as “complex”: he is a former Baltimore homicide detective with a “heroic spirit” as well as a “total dinosaur in terms of sexual politics”.