Our favorite Pauley Perrette – is leaving NCIS after 15 seasons!
The actress published her decision to exit at the end of the current season on her own Twitter account on Wednesday.
She wrote that it is true that she is leaving NCIS after this season. Also, that there have been all sorts of lying stories as to why that she doesn’t have a skincare line and er network and the show are not mad at her. However, she also said that this decision was made last year. She hopes that everyone will love and appreciate Abby, and not only for the rest of this season but for everything she has given all of for these 16 years. She also spread all her love to us!
NCIS executive producers George Schenck and Frank Cardea guaranteed to fans that they have an excellent farewell planned for Abby’s character at the finish of this season.
They said that they have known for some time that this would be Pauley’s final season on NCIS and that they have been controlling to a special send-off,” the producing duo said in a statement. Also, they said that from the day one, she has brought unbelievable passion and specificity to the role. We all know that Abby is a role that inspires millions of fans around the world! and all of us at NCIS are grateful of Pauley Perrette for representing her.
Pauley has been with our favorite tv show – NCIS since the first season, playing the forensic specialist Abby. She ranks like the third fan-favorite star to depart the strong drama in the past four years, following the departure of Michael Weatherly in 2016 and Cote de Pablo in 2013.
CBS Television Network and CBS Television Studios added in an announcement that Pauley has been a admired member of both NCIS and the CBS family for over 15 years. While it is never easy to say goodbye to a favorite actress and character, they appreciate her decision to leave at the end of the season. Also, they are all thankful to Pauley for all her contributions to the series and making Abby one of the unique roles on television.
NCIS airs Tuesdays at 8/7c on CBS.