Pauley Perrette Biography

(Actress, , singer, writer and civil rights advocate)

American actress, singer, writer, and civil rights advocate.

More about the relationship

Pauley Perrette has previously married for three years to actor and musician Coyote Shivers from 1998 to 2004.

Later, she was engaged to cameraman Michael Bosman. The pair, however, were not legally married but were together from 2005 to 2009.

In December 2011, she announced her engagement to Thomas Arklie, former British Royal Marine. She does not have children from any of her relationships.

Well, Pauley might be single as of now. In 2019, she announced via Twitter about her single status as she had chosen to be celibate.

Relationship Facts of Pauley Perrette

  • Pauley Perrette is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Pauley Perrette?

Pauley Perrette is an American actress, singer, writer, and civil rights advocate. People recognize her for portraying the role of Abby Sciuto on the U.S. TV series ‘NCIS’.

Pauley Perrette’s Early Life, Childhood, and Education

Perrette was born in New Orleans, Louisiana on March 27, 1969. Throughout her childhood years and some part of her teenage years, she lived up in Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, New York, New Jersey, and California.

She wanted to become an FBI agent growing up.  She is of American nationality. Furthermore, she belongs to a mixed ethnic background of Scottish, English, Irish, Welsh, and German.

Pauley Perrette
Caption: Pauley Perrette and Thomas Arklie (Source: WordPress)

Talking about her education, Perrette attended Valdosta State University in Valdosta, Georgia. There, she studied criminal justice. Additionally, she also attended John Jay College of Criminal Justice.

Pauley Perrette’s Career, Salary and Net Worth

Perrette initially worked on several commercials and music videos. Additionally, she also worked as a bartender for a brief amount of time. She made her screen debut with a small role in the 1994 TV series ‘ABC Afterschool Specials’.

Additionally, from 1996 to 1997, she starred in the TV series, ‘Moloney’, ‘Murder One, ‘Early Edition’, ‘The Price of Kissing’, and ‘Frasier’.

Later in 1998, she was cast alongside as Lisa on the TV series ‘That’s Life’. Since then, she has appeared in numerous other movies and television series. All in all, she has over 50 credits as an actress.

Some other movies and television series that Perrette has appeared in are ‘When We Rise’, ‘Fantasy Hospital’, ‘Inside NCIS’, ‘I Am Bad’, ‘FCU: Fact Checkers Unit, ‘Satan Hates You’, ‘NCIS: Los Angeles’, ‘Potheads: The Movie’, ‘Ash Tuesday’,’ Haunted’, ‘Hungry Hearts’, ‘The Ring’, ‘24’, ‘Special Unit 2’, ‘Dawson’s Creek’, ‘Dead Last’, ‘Time of Your Life’, ‘Veronica’s Closet, ‘Batman Beyond’ and ‘The Drew Carey Show’ among others.

Additionally, she also has three credits as a producer and 2 credits as a director. Furthermore, has also has credit as a writer. Furthermore, she was also the lead singer in the Los Angeles-based, all-female band ‘Lo-Ball’.

Perrette won the award in the category of Best Female Performance at the Beverly Hills Film Festival in 2010. Additionally, she has other 5 nominations to her name for various awards including the Behind the Voice Actors Awards and People’s Choice Awards.

Perrette’s current salary is about $200k per episode and, she has an estimated net worth of around $22 million at present.

Pauley Perrette’s Rumors and Controversy

Perrette’s relationship and divorce with Coyote Shivers attracted numerous controversies. She accused Coyote of physical, emotional, and sexual abuse.

Additionally, her departure from the show ‘NCIS’ was also popular tabloid news for a period of time. At present, there are no rumors concerning Perrette and her career.

Pauley Perrette’s Body Measurements

Talking about her body measurement, Perrette has a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m). Additionally, she weighs around 62 kg or 137 lbs.

She has a measurement of 35-27-35 in or 89-68.5-89 cm. Furthermore, her natural hair color is blonde and her eye color is green.

Social Media Profile

Perrette is active on social media. She has a huge number of followers on social networking sites such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

She has more than 705.3k followers on Twitter. In addition, she has over 128k followers on Instagram. Similarly, her Facebook page has more than 4.6k followers.

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