Birth Place Matching "Haifa, Israel" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Odeya Rush
Actress | Goosebumps
Odeya Rush was born and raised in Haifa, Israel, along with her six brothers. She began acting at the age of 12 in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999), and starred in The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2012), when she was 14. She then went on to do The Giver (2014) alongside Jeff Bridges and ...
Actress | Employee of the Month
Shirly Brener was born on September 24, 1974 in Haifa, Israel. She is an actress and producer, known for Employee of the Month (2006), The Chicago 8 (2011) and Righteous Kill (2008). She has been married to Bruce Rubenstein since 2004. They have two children.
7. Ralph Bakshi
Director | Wizards
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 ...
10. Avi Lerner
Producer | Criminal
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.
11. Anne Crawford
Actress | Knights of the Round Table
Anne Crawford was born on November 22, 1920 in Haifa, Palestine as Imelda Anne Crawford. She was an actress, known for Knights of the Round Table (1953), Daughter of Darkness (1948) and Caravan (1946). She was married to Wallace Douglas and James Hartley. She died on October 17, 1956 in London, ...
14. Danny Lerner
Producer | Autómata
Danny Lerner was born in Israel, his industry career started with working in the distribution of films: he went on to manage a cinema chain and subsequently moved into production when he joined Nu World Productions in 1986.
Since then, he has produced over 70 films, shot on location in South Africa,...
16. Zachi Noy
Actor | Eskimo Limon
Zachi Noy was born on 8th July, 1953. He started his acting career in 1975 in the film "The Garden", which also starred Melanie Griffith. In 1979 he starred in the first 'Lemon Popsicle' movie as Huey.
His latest movie is the horror "Cross Club - The Legend Of The Living Dead" (1999) which also ...
18. Iris Paluly
Actress | Battlestar Galactica
Iris was born in Haifa, Israel to a Turkish father and Polish/Israeli mother. Her family moved to Montreal, Canada when she was 2 years old. She started acting in stage plays in Montreal at the age of ten and later studied Theatre Arts and Film at Vanier College and Concordia University. In 1989 ...
20. Stephanie Cane
Actress | The Violation of Flower Tucci
Lovely and petite 5'2" brunette stunner Stephanie Cane was born on November 11, 1986 in Haifa, Israel. She's of Israeli/Jewish descent. Cane attended high school in Orange County, California and lost her virginity at age fifteen. On February 7, 2007 Stephanie did her first sex scene in a hardcore ...
22. Gila Almagor
Actress | Munich
Gila Almagor was born on July 22, 1939 in Haifa, Palestine as Gila Alexandrovich. She is an actress and writer, known for Munich (2005), Ha-Kayitz Shel Aviya (1988) and Under the Domim Tree (1994). She has been married to Ya'ackov Agmon since 1963. They have two children.
23. Rula Jebreal
Writer | Miral
Rula Jebreal is an Italo-Palestinian journalist, novelist and screenwriter with both Israeli and Italian citizenship. Her mother died when she was five, and her father put her and her sister in the Dar El-Tifel orphanage, where she was educated. She won a scholarship from the Italian government to ...
24. Amos Gitai
Director | Rabin, the Last Day
Born in Haifa in 1950, as the second son of architect Munio Weinraub and former Sionist activist Efratia Margalit. On the year of his birth, his parents changed the family name to "Gitai", which is the Hebrew translation of the German name "Weinraub". While he was a student in architecture, Amos ...
27. Maria Zreik
Actress | Between Worlds
Born in Haifa, Maria began acting at the age of 11. She got her her first major role, young Jawda, on the BBC series "The Promise" whens he was 17. She then landed the lead role in Villa Touma (2014) for which she got international recognition and a Best actress award at the MedFilmFestival (MFF) ...
30. Ben Maccabee
Self | The True Story of Hannibal
Ben Maccabee is an American-Israeli actor who was born in Haifa, Israel. His mother Sima Cohen Kobby,was a nurse and a house maker,while his father Judah Maccabee Kobby, was a sailor and a restaurant owner. At the age of fourteen, Ben packed his bags and went into a boarding school for the next ...
38. Misha Segal
Composer | The Last Dragon
After studying music with Israel's foremost composers-Paul Ben-Haim, Noam Sherrif and Isaac Sadai-as well as film and philosophy at the Tel Aviv University, Misha apprenticed under composer Dieter Schöhnbach in Germany; studied composition and conducting at the Guildhall School of music in London; ...
40. Ayelet Argaman
Actress | The Education of Max Bickford
Ayelet (also known as Aya) is Israeli-born and is a resident of New York and Los Angeles.
Born in Haifa, Ayelet studied singing, piano, flute, jazz dancing and even karate. She began singing competitively from eight years of age, winning nearly every contest she entered. Ayelet has performed live in ...