She attended Arvida Middle School in Miami and then Carnegie Mellon University.
She graduated in 2000 after studying music theater.
Following the onscreen death of the character's father in Season 10, Gabi Coccio recurrently portrayed a young Ziva in flashbacks.
She replaced Caitlin "Kate" Todd (Sasha Alexander), who was killed at the hands of Ziva's half-brother, Ari Haswari (Rudolf Martin), in the Season 2 finale.She was assigned to NCIS as a liaison officer in an arrangement between Eli and Jenny, a position she held for four years until she returned to Mossad in the Season 6 finale, "Aliyah".After being captured by terrorists in Somalia while on assignment for Mossad and presumed dead, she was eventually saved by Gibbs, Tony and Mc Gee, who brought her back to America.He stars in the network's fall drama, Bull, based on Dr. Welcome to Cote de Pablo Network, one of the first fan created online sources for the Chilean-born actress, Cote de Pablo.