10 Things You Should Know About Wonder Woman: Gal Gadot

Hi Friends!

Have you been hearing a lot about Gal Gadot lately but feel like you don’t know a ton about her? Because same. I mean,  I obvs know she’s Wonder Woman and I know she’s Israeli but like, that’s about it. So if you feel the same way and want to know more about Gal Gadot–you should totes keep reading and learn what I learned. Spoiler alert: she’s pretty amazing.

Enjoy!


Gal was born in Israel on April 30, 1985.

Related image

And in Hebrew her name means ‘waves’

Image result for gif waves


At age 18, Gal was crowned Miss Israel and went on to compete in the Miss Universe Pageant.

Image result for gal gadot miss israel

And she lost to this girl.

Image result for 2004 miss universe winner


For two years Gal served in the Israeli Defense Forces as a Combat Trainer.

5a10284406e4cc6393108fd088a36035

And she believes this was the main reason she landed a role in The Fast & The Furious because of her knowledge of weapons.

Image result for gal gadot fast and the furious gif


She studied law at college in Israel.

Related image

And says she would have likely become a lawyer had it not been for her persistent casting agent. 

Related image


She’s also a model.

Image result for gal gadot model

And in 2012 was ranked 5th on Shalom Life’s list of the 50 most talented, intelligent, funny, and gorgeous Jewish women in the world.” Who was no. 1?

FullSizeRender

Ha! Just kidding. It was her 🙄: 

img_0166


She’s the first non American to play Wonder Woman. 

 wow mtv shocked whoa the hills GIF

And we’re like…American or not (because who actually cares) we want all Gal all the time.  

1e014c00abcc254ff90ac11954c349ee


She loves motorcycles. 

And owns a 2006 Ducati Monster. 


She married Israeli real estate developer Yaron Versano in 2008

Gal Gadot
And he seems pretty supportive.



She was five months pregnant with her second child while filming re-shoots of Wonder Woman. 


And that’s a real life Wonder Woman. 


Beyoncé is semi responsible for her landing Wonder Woman. Because obviously. Gal admits to having anxiety while waiting for her turn to audition so she turned on Run The World to dance her anxiety away. 

Image result for beyonce who run the world gif

And Gal proceeded to show them who run this mutha. 



 

Until Next Time!

xo Lauren


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s