1-50 of 1,079 names.

Sort by: STARmeter▲ | A-Z | Height | Birth Date | Death Date
1. Gal Gadot Gal Gadot Actress, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Gal Gadot is an Israeli actress and model. She was born in Rosh Ha'ayin, Israel, to a Jewish family (from Poland, Austria, Germany, and Czechoslovakia). She served in the IDF for two years, and won the Miss Israel title in 2004. Gal began modeling in the late 2000s, and made her film debut in the fourth film of the Fast and Furious franchise...
2. Natalie Portman Natalie Portman Actress, V for Vendetta Natalie Portman was born Natalie Hershlag on June 9, 1981, in Jerusalem, Israel, to a Jewish family. She is the only child of Avner Hershlag, an Israeli-born doctor, and Shelley Stevens, an American-born artist (from Cincinnati, Ohio), who also acts as Natalie's agent. She left Israel for Washington...
3. Odeya Rush Odeya Rush Actress, Goosebumps Odeya Rush was born in Haifa, Israel, to parents Maia and Shlomo. She has six brothers (including two sets of twins). When she was nine her family moved to the US so her father could take a job in Alabama as a security consultant. Two years later the family moved to the New York City area so Odeya could pursue acting...
4. Moran Atias Moran Atias Actress, The Next Three Days
5. Ayelet Zurer Ayelet Zurer Actress, Man of Steel Ayelet Zurer is one of Israel's most acclaimed actresses. She was born in Tel Aviv, and first garnered the attention of Hollywood when she was cast by Steven Spielberg in her first English-speaking role, as Eric Bana's character's wife in the Oscar® nominated film Munich. Since arriving in the United States...
6. Alona Tal Alona Tal Actress, Broken City Alona Tal, an Israeli-American singer and actress, was born on October 20, 1983 in Herzlia, Israel. She began her career after serving at the Israeli Defense Forces. Her big break came in 2003 starring in an Israeli film. At the time she also starred in two television series in the country, and also dabbled in music...
7. Inbar Lavi Inbar Lavi Actress, The Last Witch Hunter
8. Oded Fehr Oded Fehr Actor, The Mummy
9. Mili Avital Mili Avital Actress, Stargate Mili Avital began her career, at the age of 17, in Christopher Hampton's "Dangerous Liaisons", at the Cameri Theater of Tel- Aviv. Among her Israeli films, she won the 1992 Israeli Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for Me'ever Layam (aka "Over the Ocean"). Arriving in New York in 1994, she was immediately cast as the female lead in Roland Emmerich's Stargate...
10. Ashraf Barhom Ashraf Barhom Actor, The Kingdom
11. Iddo Goldberg Iddo Goldberg Actor, Peaky Blinders
12. Sasha Roiz Sasha Roiz Actor, Grimm Raised in Montreal, Canada, Roiz trained theatrically at the Guildford Conservatoire (UK). Upon returning to Montreal, he began to work consistently in theatre, earning a nomination for his performance at the "Masques Awards" (Quebec's Theatre Awards). Roiz's introduction to feature films was in a supporting role in the blockbuster "The Day After Tomorrow," followed by "16 Blocks"...
13. Daniella Kertesz Daniella Kertesz Actress, World War Z
14. Topol Topol Actor, Fiddler on the Roof
15. Gene Simmons Gene Simmons Producer, Gene Simmons: Family Jewels Best known as the fire breathing, blood splitting and larger than life co-founder of hard rock supergroup, KISS. Simmons was actually born Chaim Witz in Haifa, Israel in August, 1949 of Hungarian background and moved to New York as a young child. Like many American teenagers of the 1960s, he was influenced by a fascination with comic book super heroes...
16. Noa Tishby Noa Tishby Actress, The Island In her homeland, Israel, Noa Tishby's name is synonymous with stardom. An actress and a producer, Tishby got her first big break at 16 playing the lead in the hit original musical "King David", for which she won national recognition. She got a full scholarship with The National Museum of Arts and went on to play the lead in the nation's highest-rated prime-time drama...
17. Raviv Ullman Raviv Ullman Actor, Phil of the Future Raviv Ullman was born in Eilat, Israel, to American parents, Laura (Ehrenkranz), a teacher, and Brian Ullman, a printer. His family is Jewish, and his maternal grandfather, Joseph Ehrenkranz, is an Orthodox rabbi. Through his mother, Raviv is a first cousin, twice removed, of U.S. Senator Joe Lieberman...
18. Ariel Vromen Ariel Vromen Director, The Iceman Born in Israel, Ariel Vromen has been the creative force behind numerous projects including Feature Films, Shorts, Music videos, and Documentaries and has directed and produced many projects for major production entities such as First Look Films, Screen Media Universal, Lightning Entertainment, Film Colony and Next Wave Films...
19. Alon Aboutboul Alon Aboutboul Actor, The Dark Knight Rises
20. Brian George Brian George Actor, Hotel Transylvania The youngest of four siblings, Brian George was born in Jerusalem to Jewish parents in July 1952. Both of his parents had immigrated to Israel from India. His father was born in Iraq but raised in Bombay and his mother was born and raised in India. When Brian was a year old, the family immigrated to London...
21. Bar Refaeli Bar Refaeli Self, MTV Europe Music Awards 2011
22. Nehemiah Persoff Nehemiah Persoff Actor, Some Like It Hot Born in 1919 (some sources say 1920) in Jerusalem, Nehemiah Persoff immigrated with his family to America in 1929. Following schooling at the Hebrew Technical Institute of New York, he found a job as a subway electrician doing signal maintenance until an interest in the theater altered the direction of his life...
23. Hiam Abbass Hiam Abbass Actress, The Visitor
24. Meital Dohan Meital Dohan Actress, Girafot
25. Sarai Givaty Sarai Givaty Actress, The Expendables 3 Sarai Givaty, sometimes spelled Sarai Givati, is a well known actress, and model in Israel. Her first role was in a live sketch on the Israeli tonight show (Kol Layla) where she played an American reporter. The segment was very successful. On the final show, Israeli hush critic Raana Shacked called it "the pick of the show"...
26. Ralph Bakshi Ralph Bakshi Director, The Lord of the Rings Ralph Bakshi worked his way up from Brooklyn and became an animation legend. Born on October 29, 1938, in Haifa, Bakshi grew up in Brownsville after his family came to New York to escape World War II. Bakshi attended the Thomas Jefferson High School and was later transferred to the High School of Industrial Arts and graduated with an award in cartooning in 1957...
27. Esti Ginzburg Esti Ginzburg Self, HaKochav HaBa
28. Yvan Attal Yvan Attal Actor, Rush Hour 3
29. Ronit Elkabetz Ronit Elkabetz Actress, Bikur Ha-Tizmoret Born in Beershaba in 1964, Ronit was an awkward child who felt she was different from others, but when she became an actress (more or less by chance at the age of 26) with a star role in Daniel Wachsmann's 'Hameyu'ad' ['The Appointed (1990)'], this complex became an asset. This beautiful brunette realized she could relate to the rest of the world by expressing her inner emotions...
30. Jonah Lotan Jonah Lotan Actor, Generation Kill
31. Menahem Golan Menahem Golan Producer, The Delta Force Menahem Golan was born Menahem Globus to parents of Polish decent in Tiberias, Israel, in May 1929. In his early years, he was a pilot for the fledgling Israeli Air Force, changing his surname to Golan for patriotic reasons in 1948. A few years later, he took the first step towards his future career by attending the Old Vic Theatre School in London...
32. Eyal Podell Eyal Podell Actor, The Young and the Restless Eyal was born in Tel Aviv, Israel and was raised in Hong Kong before moving to New York at the age of 8. He is a graduate of Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire.
33. Rod Lurie Rod Lurie Writer, Nothing But the Truth Talented film critic-turned-director who burst onto the scene in late 2000 with his hotly debated political thriller The Contender. That film launched Lurie into the spot of filmmakers-to-watch and stood out amongst a year's worth of mindless and politically empty films. Born in Israel, Lurie spent his childhood living in Connecticut and Hawaii...
34. Noam Murro Noam Murro Director, 300: Rise of an Empire
35. Michael Aloni Michael Aloni Actor, Ha-Shminiya
36. Yamit Sol Yamit Sol Actress, Ha-Pijamot
37. Giulia Nahmany Giulia Nahmany Actress, Love by Design Actress and producer, Giulia Nahmany was born on the 16th of January 1983 in a small town in Israel to a Romanian Jewish family. When she was six year old she moved to Belgium where she learned Flemish. At the age of ten Giulia moved with her parents to Romania where she studied at an American International School...
38. Arnon Milchan Arnon Milchan Producer, Fight Club
39. Avi Arad Avi Arad Producer, Iron Man
40. Omer Barnea Omer Barnea Actor, John Wick Omer Barnea started his career as a child actor in many Israeli Commercials and films. His breakthrough as an adult came at the age of 17 in a role he played at the successful "toast for love" TV show. He played in numerous films, TV and theater productions in Israel and London and Has moved to NYC where he studies acting at "the Second Studio Theater" and pursues his career.
41. Amir Blumenfeld Amir Blumenfeld Actor, Jake and Amir
42. Yehuda Levi Yehuda Levi Actor, Yossi & Jagger Yehuda Levi was born in 1979, and grew up in the city of Hertzeliya. He is a charismatic actor and a kind person in real life. His noticeable breakthrough was in TV-series Cheers for Love, and he is much admired by plenty (mostly girls), maybe to his displeasure, since he is not left alone lately. He attended the "Telma-Yalin" High school of stage art, and graduated with excellence.
43. Shirly Brener Shirly Brener Actress, Righteous Kill
44. Hany Abu-Assad Hany Abu-Assad Director, Paradise Now
45. Ari Folman Ari Folman Writer, Waltz with Bashir
46. Avi Lerner Avi Lerner Producer, The Expendables Nu Image, Inc. Co-Chairman and principal Avi Lerner is one of the most experienced, prolific and successful independent filmmakers of our time. A well respected feature film producer and distributor, Lerner's reputation, business acumen and impact on the motion picture industry is known worldwide. Recently labeled The Most Unlikely Movie Mogul by The Hollywood Reporter...
47. Guri Weinberg Guri Weinberg Actor, You Don't Mess with the Zohan
48. Yon Tumarkin Yon Tumarkin Actor, Hatsuya Yon Tumarkin was born in Jaffa in 1989. He graduated "Ironi Alef School of Arts" high-school with a major in cinema. As a boy, Yon starred in three seasons of the television show "The Kids from Napoleon Hill" ("HaYeladim MeGivaat Napoleon"). Additionally, he acted in the role of Dylan, the lead character in the sci-fi drama "The Island" ("Ha'Ei")...
49. Ziva Rodann Ziva Rodann Actress, Last Train from Gun Hill
50. Chana Eden Chana Eden Actress, Wind Across the Everglades
1-50 of 1,079 names.