Pauley Perrette was married to Canadian Francis Shivers for almost four years before getting a divorce in 2006. Perrette has since obtained a restraining order against Shivers due to her allegations of harassment.
Perrette is best known as an actress for her portrayal of Abby Scuito on the CBS television drama "NCIS." She has also appeared in other popular television shows, including "Frasier" and "24." On the big screen she has film credits in the productions of "The Ring" and "Almost Famous." More than just an actress, Perrette is also a published poet and writer. She has even recorded music professionally. Her song "Fear" can be heard on the release "NCIS: The Official TV Soundtrack."