Down 8,594 this week

Elana Eden

A beautiful, talented Israeli Jew of Polish-Russian parentage, Elana Eden was already an established theatrical star in her homeland before she became a star in Hollywood. She was one of the five finalists for the title role in The Diary of Anne Frank (1959) until Millie Perkins got the part. When it came time to cast the title character in 20th ... See full bio »

Thomas Middleditch Wants Leonardo DiCaprio to Hold Him

The "Silicon Valley" star recounts his unforgettable run-in with Leo on the set of The Wolf of Wall Street.

Watch now

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 118 people
created 01 May 2015
a list of 6 people
created 27 Jan 2017
a list of 22 people
created 16 Jun 2015
a list of 296 people
created 08 Apr 2018

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Elana Eden's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Trunk to Cairo Hadassa
Adventures in Paradise Shasme Hasmar


Jump to: Actress | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Actress (5 credits)
 1968 The Name of the Game (TV Series)
 1965 Trunk to Cairo
Hadassa (as Ilana Foch)
 1961 The Barbara Stanwyck Show (TV Series)
- The Hitch-Hiker (1961) ... Anna
 1961 Adventures in Paradise (TV Series)
Shasme Hasmar
- Who Is Sylvia? (1961) ... Shasme Hasmar
 1960 The Story of Ruth
Hide Hide Show Show Self (1 credit)
 1960 This Is Your Life (TV Series)
- Mervyn LeRoy (1960) ... Herself

Personal Details

Other Works:

(?) Stage play: Lysistrata, in Israel

Publicity Listings:

3 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Elana Lani Cooper | Ilana Foch | Lani Cooper Myrow


5' 1½" (1.56 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on how 20th-Century Fox changed her name] They gave me a new name. My real name is Cooper, but that sounded too English. They wanted me to have something that sounded more Jewish. So they picked Eden, because it is mentioned in the Bible. See more »


Arthur E. Arling, the cinematographer of The Story of Ruth (1960), said that Eden was "the most photogenic - the most camera-proof face I've ever photographed". See more »


Black almond eyes See more »

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Recently Viewed