Birth Place Matching "Jerusalem, Israel" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Natalie Portman

Actress | Black Swan

Natalie Portman is the first person born in the 1980s to have won the Academy Award for Best Actress (for Black Swan (2010)).

Natalie was born Natalie Hershlag on June 9, 1981, in Jerusalem, Israel. She is the only child of Avner Hershlag, a Israeli-born doctor, and Shelley Stevens, an American-born...

2. Tamar Pelzig

Actress | Last Dance

Born and raised in the old city of Jerusalem Israel, Tamar is an Award Winning actress, writer and jewelry designer. Tamar began her acting career in the prestigious Cameri theatre in Tel-Aviv, at the young age of 14, acting in the critically acclaimed production of 'Murder' (by Hanoch Levin), ...

3. 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 Over the Ocean (1991) (aka "Over the Ocean"). Arriving in New York in ...

4. Brian George

Actor | Batman: The Killing Joke

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 ...

5. Daniella Kertesz

Actress | World War Z

Daniella Kertesz was born on March 11, 1989 in Jerusalem, Israel. She is an actress, known for World War Z (2013), Autonomies (2018) and Incitement (2019).

6. Lior Raz

Actor | Fauda

Lior Raz was born on November 24, 1971 in Jerusalem, Israel. He is an actor and writer, known for Fauda (2015), The Kindergarten Teacher (2014) and Dumb (2016). He has been married to Meital Berdah since 2008. They have three children.

7. Nehemiah Persoff

Actor | An American Tail

Born in 1919 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.

He joined ...

8. Yaara Benbenishty

Actress | Fauda

Yaara Benbenishty was born on June 23, 1989 in Jerusalem, Israel. She is an actress, known for Fauda (2015), Oboy (2016) and The Inheritance (2019).

9. Shadi Mar'i

Actor | Fauda

Shadi Mar'i was born on November 17, 1994 in Jerusalem, Israel. He is an actor, known for Fauda (2015), Bethlehem (2013) and April 7, 1980.

10. Jonah Lotan

Actor | 24

Jonah Lotan was born in 1973 in Jerusalem, Israel as Yair Lotan. He is an actor, known for 24 (2001), The Jacket (2005) and Hostages (2013).

11. Ori Pfeffer

Actor | Hacksaw Ridge

Ori Pfeffer was born on July 28, 1975 in Jerusalem, Israel. He is known for his work on Hacksaw Ridge (2016), Princess (2014) and You Don't Mess with the Zohan (2008). He has been married to Yael Goldman since June 18, 2009.

12. Gideon Raff

Writer | Homeland

Gideon Raff was born on September 10, 1972 in Jerusalem, Israel. He is a writer and producer, known for Homeland (2011), Hatufim (2009) and Dig (2015).

13. Vic Tablian

Actor | Raiders of the Lost Ark

Vic Tablian was born in Palestine, which was a British Mandate from 1917 to 1948. He is an actor, known for Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) in which he had two roles, as Peruvian guide Barranca and the Nazi collaborating "Monkey Man"; Midnight Express (1978); Navy Seals (1990); Sphinx (1981); Eleni ...

14. Noam Murro

Director | 300: Rise of an Empire

Noam Murro was born on August 16, 1961 in Jerusalem, Israel. He is a director and producer, known for 300: Rise of an Empire (2014), Watership Down (2018) and Smart People (2008).

15. Makram Khoury

Actor | Unlocked

Palestinian-Israeli actor Makram Khoury was the youngest artist and the first Arab to win the Israel Prize, the highest artistic honor in the country.

He is one of Israel's most respected actors, playing leads in all the major theatres as well as acting in films and on television.

Khoury is an ...

16. Reymonde Amsallem

Actress | Rendition

Reymonde Amsallem was born on July 19, 1978 in Jerusalem, Israel. She is an actress, known for Rendition (2007), My Lovely Sister (2011) and Lebanon (2009).

17. Godfrey Quigley

Actor | A Clockwork Orange

Godfrey Quigley was born on May 4, 1923 in Jerusalem, Palestine as Godfrey John Quigley. He was an actor, known for A Clockwork Orange (1971), Barry Lyndon (1975) and Get Carter (1971). He was married to Genevieve Lyons. He died on September 7, 1994 in Dublin, Ireland.

18. Guy Oseary

Producer | Agent Cody Banks

Guy Oseary's entrepreneurial leadership and global vision includes the development and innovative business management of artist brands, (Madonna), producing films (vampire film trilogy Twilight), concert tours (Madonna's "Sticky & Sweet Tour" grossed 408 million dollars), management of three-time ...

19. Omer Fast

Director | Continuity

Omer Fast was born in Jerusalem in 1972, and grew up in Israel and Jericho, New York, USA. He is a contemporary video artist and filmmaker. His multichannel video installations blur the boundaries between documentary, dramatization, and fantasy. His feature film debut Remainder (2015) was presented...

20. Ayelet Waldman

Producer | Unbelievable

Ayelet Waldman was born in 1964 in Jerusalem, Israel. She is a producer and writer, known for Unbelievable (2019), Star Trek: Picard (2020) and The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay. She has been married to Michael Chabon since 1993. They have four children.

21. Tasciotti

Director | In Search of Myster Ey

Peter is a method actor, self-taught. He is influenced by the folk legend, Johnny Appleseed. Peter is involved with the creation of the new art form and technology of virtual reality. As part of his comedy routine, he believes he is merely a figment of that entity. His interests are science fiction...

22. Jonathan Uziel

Actor | Munich

Jonathan Uziel was born on March 26, 1975 in Jerusalem, Israel. He is an actor, known for Munich (2005), The Debt (2010) and Ha-E (2007).

23. Yehoram Gaon

Actor | Mivtsa Yonatan

Yehoram Gaon was born on December 28, 1939 in Jerusalem, Palestine. He is an actor, known for Operation Thunderbolt (1977), Ani Yerushalmi (1971) and Sabri Maranan (2011).

24. Yaniv Biton

Actor | Yaldey Bet HaEtz

Yaniv Biton was born on July 1, 1978 in Jerusalem, Israel. He is an actor, known for Tree House Kids (2016), Tel Aviv on Fire (2018) and The Jews Are Coming (2014).

25. Tzahi Grad

Actor | Big Bad Wolves

Tzahi Grad was born in 1962 in Jerusalem, Israel. He is an acclaimed actor, director and writer, known for Big Bad Wolves (2013), Giraffes (2001) and Foul Gesture (2006). Was nominated for many awards in Israel for his directing, as well as acting and writing. Won an Israeli Academy Award for Best ...

26. Shaike Ophir

Actor | Ha-Shoter Azulai

Born In Jerusalem Novenber 4th, 1929. Fourth generation Israeli. Educated at "Alliance" school of Jerusalem. In his teens studied at "Haohel" Theatre Studio. at the age of 15 joined the "Palmach" underground forces and participated in safeguarding the convoys to Jerusalem. Also fought at the "...

27. Naomi Levov

Actress | On the Spectrum

Naomi Levov was born on July 25, 1986 in Jerusalem, Israel. She is an actress, known for On the Spectrum (2018), Yona (2014) and Four by Four (2016). She has been married to Yossi Marshek since 2013. They have one child.

28. Hanan Savyon

Writer | Maktub

Hanan Savyon was born on March 21, 1976 in Jerusalem, Israel. He is a writer and actor, known for Maktub (2017), Forgiveness (2019) and Maktub.

29. Samuel Calderon

Actor | Munich

Samuel Calderon was born in 1950 in Jerusalem, Israel. He is an actor and director, known for Munich (2005), Delayed Reaction (2004) and The Gordin Cell (2012).

30. Amos Kollek

Director | Sue

Amos Kollek was born in 1947 in Jerusalem, Palestine. He is a director and writer, known for Sue (1997), Fast Food Fast Women (2000) and Restless (2008). He has been married to Osnat Shalev since September 11, 1994. They have one child.

31. Moni Yakim

RoboCop

Moni Yakim was born in Jerusalem, Israel as Solomon Yakin. He is known for his work on RoboCop (1987), RoboCop 2 (1990) and RoboCop 3 (1993).

32. Chozy Rani Aiyub

Actor | The Haves and the Have Nots

Chozy Aiyub knew that one day he will make his way to the United States and become a star. Born and raised in Palestine, at a young age he was already involved in performing arts, creating film and music since his father had a very famous band/dance group called "Al-Kawakeb" - translates from ...

33. Sirhan Sirhan

Self | The Killing of America

Sirhan Sirhan was born on March 19, 1944 in Jerusalem, Palestine as Sirhan Bishara Sirhan.

34. Nikolay Yeriomin

The Dark Knight Rises

Nikolay Yeriomin was born on June 15, 1992 in Jerusalem, Israel as Mykola Borysovych Yeromin. He is known for his work on The Dark Knight Rises (2012), Crudely Written Communal Fiction and Bohemian Rhapsody (2018).

35. Yusef Bulos

Actor | The Thomas Crown Affair

Yusef Bulos was born on September 14, 1940 in Jerusalem, Palestine. He is an actor, known for The Thomas Crown Affair (1999), Awakenings (1990) and Simon (1980).

36. Netta Shpigelman

Actress | A.K.A Nadia

Netta Shpigelman was born on February 7, 1983 in Jerusalem, Israel. She is an actress, known for A.K.A Nadia (2015), Montana (2017) and There Were Nights (2010).

37. Shmil Ben Ari

Actor | Smicha Hashmalit Ushma Moshe

Shmil Ben Ari was born on February 7, 1952 in Jerusalem, Israel as Shimon Ben Harush. He is an actor, known for Electric Blanket (1994), Meorav Yerushalmi (2003) and Lost Islands (2008).

38. Tsilla Chelton

Actress | Pandora'nin kutusu

Tsilla Chelton was born on June 21, 1919 in Jerusalem, Palestine as Tsilla Schilton. She was an actress, known for Pandora's Box (2008), Auntie Danielle (1990) and The Musketeer (2001). She was married to Jacques Noël. She died on July 15, 2012 in Brussels, Belgium.

40. Shifi Aloni

Actress | The Unorthodox

Shifi Aloni was born on June 25, 1979 in Jerusalem, Israel. She is an actress, known for The Unorthodox (2018), Blue Natalie (2010) and Batel the Virgin (2019).

42. Armand Amar

Composer | Le concert

Armand Amar was born in 1953 in Jerusalem, Israel. He is a composer, known for The Concert (2009), Amen. (2002) and Days of Glory (2006).

43. Yoram Hattab

Actor | Zirkus Palestina

Yoram Hattab was born on August 13, 1966 in Jerusalem, Israel. He is an actor, known for Circus Palestina (1998), Ha-Emet Ha'Eroma (2008) and Homeport (2016).

44. Gabi Amrani

Actor | HaYisraelim

Gabi Amrani was born on October 22, 1934 in Jerusalem, Israel as Gabi Amrani-Gur. He is an actor, known for HaYisraelim (2007), His Name Was Madron (1970) and Fishke Bemilu'im (1971).

45. Yonit Levi

Self | Chadshot Arutz Shtayim

Yonit Levi was born in 1977 in Jerusalem, Israel. She has been married to Ido Rosenblum since October 11, 2011. They have three children.

46. Flavius Josephus

The Ten Commandments

Jewish notable and Greek historian. In Hebrew he was Yoseph ben Matatyahu, the son of Matthias, a well-known member of the priestly aristocracy of Jerusalem; and his mother was related to the former royal house of the Hasmonaeans (Maccabees). Josephus' native language was Aramaic, but he received ...

47. Yasmin Levy

Actress | Betoolot

Yasmin Levy was born on December 23, 1975 in Jerusalem, Israel. She is known for her work on Sirens (2014), National Theatre Live: Salomé (2017) and Bayit. Pizmon. (2018). She has been married to Ishay Amir since 2005. They have one child.

48. Mati Seri

Actor | Rambo III

Mati Seri was born on December 25, 1952 in Jerusalem, Israel. He is an actor, known for Rambo III (1988), Napoleon Hills Kids (2001) and Cover-Up (1991).

49. Keren Margalit

Writer | Yellow Peppers

Keren Margalit was born in 1971 in Jerusalem, Israel. She is a writer and director, known for Yellow Peppers (2010), Yeled Al Hakefak (1998) and Sleeping Bears (2018).

50. Hili Yalon

Actress | Ha-Shminiya

Hili Yalon was born on February 14, 1985 in Jerusalem, Israel as Hila Yalon. She is an actress, known for The Eight (2005), Robot Awakening (2019) (2015) and For My Father (2008).


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