Gal Gadot, 1985-

Born in Rosh Haayin and crowned Miss Israel at 18, Gadot served in the military and became a model. She has become one of the world’s most recognized actresses, first through a recurring role in the “Fast & Furious” franchise, then as Wonder Woman in numerous films in the DC Extended Universe. She has faced criticism and bans in some Arab countries for expressing pride in Israel and support for the IDF.

Photo: Amos Ben Gershom, Israeli Government Press Office