Alba, who is now happily married to Cash Warren, may have been talking about ex-fiance and "NCIS" star Michael Weatherly.
The two starred alongside one another in "Dark Angel" and Weatherly is tattoo-free, having only sported fake ink for a film role.
How does Jessica Alba get over a failed relationship? On Thurday, the 35-year-old stopped by "The Late Show," where host Stephen Colbert was quick to ask her about the ink on her wrist. Alba, who clearly didn't want to dwell on the subject, vaguely replies, "This guy." And though, Colbert, picks up on her cues and suggests they move on, he nevertheless asks her if the tattoo is of her ex's name.
"That was called 'My First Breakup,'" the "Fantastic Four" actress explained. The brunette beauty empathetically shut down that theory before explaining her ink. "It means the manifestation of spiritual beauty." "He was really anti-tattoos, and I felt like after I broke up with him, I, like, found myself again," she continued. He's like a famous actor." So, who could she be referring to?
In 2003, he appeared as Senior NCIS Special Agent Anthony Di Nozzo in two episodes of the CBS series JAG, a role he continued to portray in the spin-off series NCIS; making subsequent guest appearances on both NCIS: New Orleans (2014) and NCIS: Los Angeles (2015).
finale death today, but Michael Weatherly is extremely happy with the reaction to the way his character, Tony Di Nozzo, was written off of the CBS hit last night after 13 seasons."I am incredibly pleased," he told E!
Also, Israeli officials told Tony that Ziva was dead in an explosion, but he now has the care of their daughter, Tali. ) The twist gave Tony a reason for resigning his job to take his daughter to Israel for some answers.
And while Alba's post-breakup tattoo may have helped her move past her relationship, she has admits having regrets about her body art.
"You're never going to be in the same place emotionally and mentally at 18 that you are at 20 or 25 or 30," said Alba, who also has floral neck tattoos, in for the September Issue of Allure.
After confessing that they were high school classmates who used to skip class together to sneak off and smoke in a school stairwell, the pair cautiously admitted that they "went back and forth for a few years," dating on and off. Surprising Celebrity Hookups In fact, the two were close enough that Broderick got to know Sedgwick's mom, Patricia, who was in the Long before Michael Weatherly became Special Agent Anthony Dinozzo on 'NCIS," and Jessica Alba was the founder of the Honest Company, they were engaged to each other after starring on the show "Dark Angel" together. Years after their youthful relationship, star went on to marry actor Kevin Bacon in 1988, with whom she shares two children -- Travis, 27, and Sosie, 24.
(Photo by Gregg De Guire/Wire Image) However, both Broderick and Sedgwick staunchly denied Cohen's query about whether or not they knew each other "connubially" (i.e. Broderick tied the knot with Sarah Jessica Parker in 1997.