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Height 5' 9" (1.75 m)

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Yuval David - Actor, TV Host, Motivational Speaker and Activist

Yuval David is an actor and host, acclaimed for his performances and appearances in television, film, theatre, and web. Yuval's noteworthy performances in leading and guest starring roles have propelled Yuval influentially, exploring his characters as he explores humanity. As a host and presenter, he takes the same concept of exploration, along with understanding how to share a narrative, relaying the story of real life to the audience. While his career path expands, Yuval continues his life-long focus on making the world a better place. He inspires and influences others to do the same through his activism and motivational speaking.

Yuval's TV credits include series-regular and guest star roles in "Madam Secretary," "What Would You Do," "The Michael J Fox Show," "Unforgettable," and "Days of Our Lives." Yuval's film credits include leading and supporting roles in "Incipient," "Beauty and the Beast," "Nephilim," "Awakening of Spring," "You," and "The Fifth Estate," in addition to many independent and short films. Yuval's theatre credits including lead roles in contemporary and classic plays, including: Broadway in "The Game;" Off-Broadway in "Daddy Issues," "Bunburry," "Romeo and Juliet," and "In The Swing;" in addition to lead roles in Off-Off-Broadway productions, in theaters across the US, and abroad. Yuval regularly does voice overs for animation, commercials, narration, documentaries, and industrials. As a TV host, Yuval specializes in human interest, environmental, travel, food, culinary, and lifestyle shows. Yuval is a content creator, sharing his productions in film festivals, television, YouTube, and across social media.

Yuval has a mission of using his art and creativity for social change. This led him to host, narrate, and create video content, and MC and speak for cultural, humanitarian, philanthropic, social and political initiatives.

Yuval is and MC and speaker for the Israeli Consulate in New York, featured especially as MC of Israel's 70th Anniversary Celebration in Times Square, and as MC and speaker at Israel's LGBTQ Pride Events. Yuval is the host of video content and documentaries for JNF USA (The Jewish National Fund). He is the host and video content creator for The National LGBTQ Task Force, and a speaker at their events. Yuval does voice over narration for Stand With Us documentaries and video series. Yuval regularly is a speaker, MC, and host for other organizations, including for Jewish, Israeli, LGBTQ, Art, Cultural, and Humanitarian organizations.

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Yuval is a formally trained and well-experienced stage actor. He then progressed to also star in television and film.

Yuval began acting at a young age receiving accolades for his roles in plays at theatres around the country, eventually leading him to Broadway and Off-Broadway.

The son of internationally renowned dancer and choreographer Ziva Cohen, Yuval was raised in an artistic home. Having the dance background, fused with his athleticism and sports experience, gives Yuval a heightened physical vocabulary. His physical awareness and prowess is evident in the way he uses his entire instrument, his body, in creating and exploring his characters.

Yuval began training in the performing arts at a young age, and focused on acting in addition to dance and clowning. Today, with his experience in dance and physical theatre, he incorporates his agility in playing roles with intuition and sensitivity.

Since early childhood he knew he would become an actor. He made the realization while in nursery school when his parents took him to see Lily Tomlin in her one-woman show "The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe." His parents recall him being amazed that the job of this woman on stage was to use her imagination and play all while getting an audience full of people to react together.

Growing up in Washington, D.C., in a cultural family with friends from around the globe, Yuval not only speaks various languages, but he developed a magnified awareness of people and humanity. His family tells stories of how he would put on shows for them, and imitate their friends with surprising attention to movement, intonation and accents. His extraordinary ability to do virtually all accents leads him to play characters from around the globe. Yuval is widely known for being a brilliant voice talent, doing accents and character voices, as well as subtle adjustments in the way he uses his voice in every role.

Yuval has always consistently received accolades for his performances. Early in his career, Yuval was awarded the Maryland Distinguished Scholar in the Talent of the Arts and the University of Maryland Creative and Performing Arts scholarships.

He has built credits, performing in theatre, film, television, commercials and voice-overs. Yuval spends his time between New York and Los Angeles.

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Trivia (31)

Member of Gymkana Exhibitional Gymnastics Troupe for four years. He loved fusing gymnastics with the artistry of live performance.
Competitive athlete. He is known for his prowess in kick-boxing, snow skiing, water skiing, wake-boarding, cross-country running, track and field, rowing, and fencing.
Speaks multiple languages, having been raised with English, Hebrew, Spanish, and Yiddish. He thoroughly enjoys French, Japanese, Russian, German, and Arabic.
Grandson of Yosef Bienenstok and Tonya (Blass) Bienenstok, who are well known for their heroism exibited during WW2 throughout their horrifying experiences surviving the concentration work and death camps of the Holocaust.
Son of internationally renowned dancer and choreographer Ziva Cohen.
Grandson of poet and social worker Hadassah Nordstein (d. October 21, 2008).
Yuval was born in Washington, D.C.
Son of Aryeh Nordstein.
Son of Victor Cohen, the expert Aero-Space Engineer.
Descended from agricultural pioneers, his grandfather Menahem Nordstein and great-grandfather Alexander Nordstein.
As a public speaker, and motivational speaker, Yuval often speaks, hosts, and MCs events for charitable and philanthropic organizations.
Deeply involved with social activism, dealing with humanitarian and environmental issues. Yuval also raises the theme of art for social change.
Known for his uncanny ability to do virtually all accents and dialects. This leads him to play a wide variety of international characters in Film, Television, Theatre, and Voice Overs.
He is a member of the Nordstein family, known for its ancestors who created the agricultural town of Kfar Saba, Israel.
His grandparents Yona and Josef Bienenstock were influential on Kibbutz Deganya in Israel during the creation of the State of Israel and it's Independence Day War.
Started acting professionally in theatre at a very young age, performing in theaters in Washington D.C., regional theaters around the United States, and eventually to Off-Broadway.
Has an extensive background acting in theatre.
A championship whistler.
Known for his quick wit and creativity, especially in Improvisation and Sketch Comedy. He has performed with Improv and Sketch Comedy groups.
Yuval is a founding member of The Winners' Circle, an actors group exclusively for talented, productive, working, and creative actors. Together they have workshops related to every part of an actor's career, and work together on creating original works.
Yuval can often be found gracing the stages of theatre and play festivals throughout Los Angeles and New York City.
Is based out of New York City, NY. [2012]
Los Angeles, CA, and New York City, NY: Acting in film, television, theatre, does voice overs, and performs stand-up, improvisational, and sketch comedy. [2010]
Does Voice Overs for commercials, narration, and animation.
Actively involved in the improvisational acting and improv comedy scenes. Regularly performs Improv Comedy.
Performs and writes Sketch Comedy.
Teaches and leads workshops, especially in acting, movement for actors, and accents.
Writes and performs poetry.
Practices Yoga regularly, and is incredibly skilled as a yogi.
Is a trained Chef and passionate Foodie.
Is a host of Cooking, Foodie, and Fitness shows.

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