Tamara Taylor dropped out of high school with permission from her mother who told her “school will always be there.” The Canadian actress has since then made appearances in the CBS medical drama, 3 lbs, and in the UPN series Sex, Love & Secrets. Taylor first performed in the crime drama series genre on Bones, during the start of its second season, called “The Titan on the Tracks,” playing the character Dr. Camille Saroyan.
Tamara Taylor became prominent for her portrayal of Dr. Camille Saroyan in Bones. Although Taylor began her career on the show as a guest performer, she eventually earned a regular role in more than 200 episodes. The Canadian actress also appeared in a couple of episodes in NCIS as ‘Cassie Yates’. While she didn’t last long in the TV series, she did manage to leave a lasting mark due to her professional look and acting prowess.
Nina Foch Then
The Dutch-American actress enjoyed a long and fruitful career for 60 years, featuring in more than 50 films and 100 TV appearances. She is popularly known for her performances in An American in Paris, Cecil B. DeMille's The Ten Commandments, Stanley Kubrick's Spartacus, and Robert Wise's Executive Suite, in which she earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress.
Nina Foch Now
Sadly, Nina Foch died in 2008, at age 84. Foch’s son in real life, Dirk de Brito, revealed to LA Times that his mother passed away due to complications from a disease called myelodysplasia.
Nina Foch’s portrayal of Victoria Mallard in NCIS was one of her last performances as an actress. Throughout those years, Foch also made appearances in a number of other TV series, such as Just Shoot Me, and Dharma & Greg. Outside of her career as an actress, she was also a passionate teacher. As a matter of fact, she was faculty staff at the American Film Institute and the University of South California for more than four decades.
Tamara Taylor Now
Aside from her guest appearances on NCIS, Tamara Taylor has also made the same appearances in various other prominent TV shows, such as Lost, CSI: Miami, and Dawson’s Creek. Taylor has also been featured in numerous films as well, like August Falls, Senseless and the short film, Sunday. The Canadian Actress played Debrah Simmons in the 2005 romantic-comedy, Diary of a Mad Black Woman, and the best friend of Halle Berry in Introducing Dorothy Dandridge.
Tamara Taylor was also cast in the TV series Lost, as Michael’s ex-girlfriend and Walt’s mother. Today, she plays the role of Oumou Prescott in a new Netflix series called Altered Carbon. The Canadian actress is a second cousin by marriage to Neve Campbell, whom she acted with on Party of Five. She married a lawyer, Miles Cooley, in 2007, but the two eventually separated in May 2012.
Weronika Rosati Then
Weronika Rosati was born in Poland and is currently a member of the European Film Academy. Rosati received a Polish Film Award for Best Actress nomination after her performance in Oblawa. In 2005, she became a star, when playing 'Dżemma', in her theatrical feature movie debut, Pitbull. One year after, she catapulted her career to international fame through a minor role in Inland Empire, directed by David Lynch.
In NCIS, Weronika Rosati played the role of Rivka David, who was the mother of Ziva and Tali David. Rosati appeared in a single episode in the tenth season of NCIS on 2013 but required a few makeup magic so her character would look older. It went on for some time though, before Ziva recounted some of the memories that she had with her mother during a plane flight.