The stunning Israeli actress has to lead quite a life from winning Miss Israel back in 2004 to staring the biggest female superhero film aka the wonder woman. Diana Prince might have gained her popularity crown but she has much more to her name than just that. After serving in Israeli defense forces for two years as part of mandatory service she Kickstarted her acting her from ‘Babot’ a short-lived Israeli series which gave her first experience with the camera. Her big Hollywood break came with the Fast and Furious series where she played the role of Drug courier Gisele Yashar who was a central character in fast five. She is known to perform her own stunts and not shy away from challenges.
Here is a list of best movies starring Gal Gadot including the upcoming Wonder Woman sequel.
In every actor’s life there comes a path-breaking film which establishes their name irrevocably in the industry, for Gal Gadot it was Wonder Woman. It was not only the big hit for Gal but also for the entirety of DC universe which has been pretty dead since the Batman trilogy. It tells the story of A World war one pilot which accidentally crashes into the hidden land of Amazon and recounts the tale of troubles of his world, Diana Prince a fierce warrior comes to his rescue and leave her secluded home to fight in a war which helps her find her true self. For this role, Gal Gadot did training for nine months to gain seventeen pounds of muscle. This movie went on to break a lot of records and is The first superheroine film to generate more than $100 million domestically.
After riding high on clouds of success from Wonder Woman, Gal Gadot went to reprise her role in the much-awaited Justice league movie which follows after the events of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. While the focus might have been on Ben Affleck’s Batman’s struggle to bring together a team of superheroes after Superman’s death giving the whole Nick Fury bringing a group of remarkable people to form the Avengers vibe, still Gadot carried the film on her shoulders. A huge part of the film revolved her own internal conflict to be a leader and come out of shadows after Chris Pine’s Steve Trevor’s death in wonder woman. While the movie did not perform as per expectations Gadot’s godlike strength is unmatched in the film.
Superman v Batman: Dawn of Justice
Following the events of man of steel this become a major disappointment for the DC universe. In the race of highest grossing films this one failed to gain the big bucks however introduced the character of Diana Prince by Gal Gadot in the revived and kicking DC universe. Though she has very less screentime and the movie revolves around Lex Luthor manipulating Superman’s and Batman’s mutual dislike with one another into something hostile. The movie ends with Superman’s death and Batman inviting Diana to form a team of superheroes which form the basics of Justice league. This movie is highly recommended if you want to understand the events of Justice league from a clearer perspective. Gal Gadot got swordsmanship, Kung Fu, kickboxing, capoeira, and Brazilian jiu-jitsu training in preparation for the role.
Fast and Furious 2009
This is the fourth installment to the fast and Furious series, become the highest grosser of its series when it was released, The film was also the 17th highest-grossing film of 2009. The focus again lies away from Gal Gadot this time on Vin Diesel’s Dominic Toretto and Paul Walker’s Brian O’conner, this action-packed film revolves around Dominic tracking down his girlfriend’s murder and teaming up with Brian to bring down a heroin drug dealer responsible for it. Gal Gadot’s character Gisele Yashar is the Drug Courier for Arturo Braga and Develops feelings for Dominic, he saves her life during the mess created by the trap set for Braga she returns the favor by giving away his Mexico location.