Dana Gadot- Unknown Facts of Gal Gadot’s Only Sister
Dana Gadot might not be a popular name but her last name ‘Gadot’ is not common for the people who love Marvel Cinematic Universe movies. People instantly will think that she has a close relationship with the MCU’s Wonder Woman actress Gal Gadot.
Dana is the only sister of the Wonder Woman actress Gal Gadot. She is a Certified Public Accountant who works as a Financial Controller at Holisto.
His sister Gal Gado is an Israeli actress and model who won the Miss Israel title in 2004.
She is best known for starring Wonder Woman in the DC Extended Universe like Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Wonder Woman, etc.
How old is Dana Gadot?
Dana was born on January 9, in Rosh HaAyin, Israel. She is reportedly 9 years younger than her sister Gal so, she might have been born in 1994.
Born to Michael Gadot and Irit nee Weiss, she is 28 years old. She has an only sister Gal Gadot.
Her father Michael works as an engineer while her mother is a physical education teacher. She was raised in a Jewish, Israeli family.
Dana Gadot is of Ashkenazi Jewish descent. Ashkenazi are the Jewish people who were settled in the Roman Empire way back in around the end of the 1st millennium CE.
Her father comes from sixth-generation Sabra (Israeli-born Jew).
Her maternal grandparents are 20th-century people from Europe. Dana’s maternal grandmother left the continent before the outbreak of World War II but her grandfather was captured at Auschwitz concentration camp. However, he managed to survive the Holocaust.
Surname from Greenstein to Gadot
Dana’s parents initially had Greenstein as their surname, however, they Hebraized their last name from “Greenstein” to “Gadot” before the birth of their kids.
Her sister also revealed that fact on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” but did not disclose the reason. Jimmy Kimmer believed that her parents knew her daughter would be a star in the future so a fitting moniker would also support her.
“They went for a stage name. They were preparing you for fame.”
Education and Career
After completing her high school at the local school, Dana Gadot attended Tel Aviv University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in Accounting & psychology in 2010.
She then earned her Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) degree in finance from Tel Aviv University in 2013.
She was given the certificate of Certified Public Accountant by the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Israel.
In 2010, Dana started working as a Senior Auditor, CPA at Ernst & Young. After more than 3 years, she joined EL AL Israel Airlines as a controller, unit manager, branches dep.
After 5 years, she started working for Holisto as a Financial Controller.
Who is Dana Gadot’s Husband?
The younger sister of Gal Gadot married her boyfriend Omer Eshed in September 2021.
They tied the know in a luxurious wedding ceremony where he attended wearing a royal blue strapless dress by Lihi Hod. Moreover, she also wore rings, gold link bracelets, and earrings by Morano and Tiffany & Co.
On her big day, she wore an off-the-shoulder ivory gown, also by Lihi Hod.
Her sister shared several photos from Dana’s wedding on her Instagram.
What’s her Height?
Dana is 5 feet 7 inches tall in height while her sister Gal is a very tall woman with a height of 5 feet and 10 inches.
She has blonde hair and blue eyes, unlike her sister’s dark brown hair. The two sisters look quite different from each other.
Her sister Gal Gadot
Dana’s older sister is a popular Israeli actress who is popular for playing the role of Wonder Woman in Marvel Cinematic Universe movies. Her popular movie appearances are Fast & Furious movies, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Wonder Woman, Justice League, etc
She was born Gal Gadot-Varsano on 30 April 1985 (age 37) in Petah Tikva, Israel.
The former Miss Israel 2004 is married to her husband Yaron Varsano since 2008 and has three kids.
Her three daughters are named as Alma Varsano, Maya, and Daniella.
Dana’s Relationship with her Sister
Since Dana and Gal are the only two kids of their parents, they have been each other’s best friends since their childhood.
Gal is also very proud of her sister and talks a lot about her family in the interviews. In 2015, Gal wished Dana on her birthday and wrote that she is very proud of her sister.
“Happy birthday to my one and only sister @danagadot !!! I love you the most!!! So proud to have a sister like you, good hearted , smart and loving .. You’re like a ray of sun.. Spreading your happiness and good energies to the world. I wish you health and happiness. Always. May all your dreams come true”
Dana Gadot’s Source of Income and Net worth; How much is her sister worth?
Dana makes her living working as a financial controller at Holisto. Some sources claimed that a financial controller earns ₪40,725 on average in a month which is reported to be around $12k.
Her annual earnings is supposed to be $150k and her net worth could be in the range of $500k.
Her sister is a star actress with a net worth of about $30 Million. Gal Gadot starred in Wonder Woman in 2017 which grossed 822.8 million at the box office.
She also portrayed in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice which made a box office collection of $872,395,091.
|Movies||Box Office Collection|
|Wonder Woman||822.8 million|
|Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice||$872.3 Million|
|Furious 7||$1,516 Million|
|Fast and Furious 6||$789,300,444|
Gal Gadot and her husband also owned a hotel in Tel Aviv which they sold to Roman Abramovich for $26 Million in 2015.
Moreover, the couple owns a $5.6 Million mansion in Hollywood Hills and a house in Israel.