Birth Place Matching "Tel Aviv, Israel" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. 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 (2005). Since arriving in ...
3. Sasha Roiz
Actor | The Day After Tomorrow
Raised in Montreal, Canada, Roiz trained theatrically at the Guildford School of Acting (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 ...
Actor | Fiddler on the Roof
Topol was born on September 9, 1935 in Tel Aviv, Palestine as Chaim Topol. He is an actor, known for Fiddler on the Roof (1971), Flash Gordon (1980) and For Your Eyes Only (1981). He has been married to Galia Topol since October 23, 1956. They have three children.
6. Noa Tishby
Actress | Ghosts of Girlfriends Past
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 ...
8. Guy Nattiv
Writer | Skin
Guy Nattiv is an Academy Award® winning filmmaker from Israel. His first American short film, SKIN, won the 2019 Academy Award® for Best Live Action Short, along with many festivals around the world United States, Best Live Action Short FilmFrance, 2019, Clermont-Ferrand, Audience AwardUnited ...
23. Lior Suchard
Self | Mo'adon Layla
Lior Suchard is one of the world's most renowned and critically acclaimed mentalists and supernatural entertainers. He has performed his show "Supernatural Entertainment" to sold-out audiences in more than 50 countries around the globe, and is one of the most in-demand performers among Fortune 500 ...
24. Meir Zarchi
Producer | I Spit on Your Grave
Meir (Born In Israel) Is An Outstanding Filmmaker Perhaps Highly Notable For His Quiet Yet, Outspoken 1978 Horror Hit I Spit On Your Grave About One Woman And A Group Of Maniacs. After 1978 He Moved Into Some More Films Leading Into The 90's And In 1999 He Did A Production As Well. In 2010 Steven R...
27. Mira Tzur
Actress | Hardly Waiting
Mira Tzur is best known for her multi-faceted talents and familiar presence. She is an Israeli, American actress, theatre and film producer, a French countess from the Theraube lineage, social philanthropist, and selectively act as the Flotus impersonator. But this is only a small segment of her ...
28. Roni Meron
Born in Israel, of Greek, Spanish, Israeli and Russian heritage, but raised in the United States, Roni is a 'quadruple' threat - actress, singer, musician, and dancer. Roni's first professional gig was playing the part of the Young Barbra Streisand understudy for Barbra Streisand's Timeless ...
35. Eddie Carmel
Actor | The Brain That Wouldn't Die
Eddie Carmel's abnormal growth started when he was a teenager. He suffered from acromegaly because of a pituitary gland tumor that was incurable at the time. As an adult, the only work he could find involved exploiting his freakishness. With his best friend, Irwin Sherman, they worked together as ...
36. Itzhak Perlman
Music Department | Memoirs of a Geisha
Probably the pre-eminent violinist of our time, Itzhak Perlman is known for his brilliant technique, direct interpretation and precision. Mr. Perlman's recordings include not only all standard violin repertoires but those of contemporary composers. He has appeared with every major orchestra in the ...
41. Oran Zegman
Director | Marriage Material
Oran Zegman is an award-winner director based in Los Angeles. In 2018, Oran received her Masters as a directing fellow from the world-renowned American Film Institute. Her thesis film, MARRIAGE MATERIAL, was a Student Academy Awards FINALIST. Growing up in an Israeli-Greek-Polish family has ...
49. Scandar Copti
Director | Ajami
Copti is an Oscar-nominated Palestinian filmmaker born and raised in Yafa. In 2009, his first full-length feature film "Ajami" won the Camera d'Or Special Mention at the Cannes Film Festival. His film was also nominated for the 82nd Academy Awards in the Best Foreign Film category and won more than...
50. Uri Geller
Producer | Once Upon a Time in Dublin
Uri Geller was born on December 20, 1946 in Tel Aviv, Palestine as Geller Uri. He is an actor and producer, known for Once Upon a Time in Dublin (2009), Sanitarium (2001) and An Honest Liar (2014). He has been married to Hanna Shtrang since 1979. They have two children.