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Gal Gadot
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Overview
Birth place Rosh HaAyin, Israel
Birth date April 30, 1985
Occupation(s) Actor, Model
First Works Bubot
Active Years 2004–present
Notable Work(s) Fast & Furious
"Character Information"
Character(s) Gisele Yashar
Films(s) Fast & Furious (film), Fast Five, Fast & Furious 6


Gal Gadot is an Israeli actress and model. She won the Miss Israel title in 2004. She portrays Gisele Yashar in the The Fast and the Furious franchise.

BiographyEdit

In 2008, Gadot starred in the Israeli drama Bubot. She appeared as Gisele Yashar in Fast & Furious, the fourth film in The Fast & the Furious franchise, having won the role over six other actresses.[1][2] In 2010, she had a small role in the action-adventure Knight and Day.[3] Earlier that year, she appeared in the film Date Night as Natanya, the girlfriend of Mark Wahlberg's character. 2011 brought her back to The Fast and the Furious franchise, reprising her role as Gisele in Fast Five. In 2013, Gadot played Gisele again in Fast & Furious 6, where her character is killed off.

In December 2013, DC Entertainment announced that Gadot has been cast as Wonder Woman in the upcoming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, and is signed for two future sequels which include the Justice League and a solo Wonder Woman film.[4][5][6] Gadot underwent sword fighting, kick-boxing, capoeira and jiu-jitsu training in preparation for the role.[7]

As of May 2015, Gadot has various film projects in different states of production. She has completed John Hillcoat's crime-thriller Triple Nine, where she stars along Kate Winslet and Aaron Paul.[8] She was signed on to star in the film Criminal as Ryan Reynolds' character's wife.[9] Gadot was also signed on a main role in the comedy film Keeping Up with the Joneses along Isla Fisher and Jon Hamm.[10]

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