Gal Gadot’s presence on the big screen is a winning combination of stunning beauty, superhero abilities, spy escapades, and dynamic energy. Her latest movie, Agent Stones, which premiered on Netflix on August 11, highlights her acting range that seems to be tailor-made for her. Throughout her 12-year career, this Israeli actress has featured in around 24 films, and there are some that you definitely shouldn’t miss.
Making her Hollywood debut in Fast and Furious (2009), Gal Gadot charmed audiences with her character, Gisele Harabo. Her portrayal as the girlfriend of a drug lord gave the protagonists a tough time. In the subsequent sequels, Fast Furious 5 and 6, she switched to the opposing side, joining forces with Vin Diesel and his team.
The 2016 comedy film, Spies Next Door, features Gal Gadot and John Hamn portraying a seemingly normal couple who are on a mission as undercover government agents. Their goal is to gather information from the couple living next door, but they disguise themselves as friendly neighbors. The movie is filled with humor and unexpected twists. Gal Gadot showcases her versatile acting skills, playing both a fierce spy and a flawless housewife.
Gal Gadot made a breakthrough in her acting career through the movie Wonder Woman released in 2017. Prior to this, she had mostly played supporting female roles. Her past experience in military service helped her prepare for the physically demanding role of Wonder Woman, and her athleticism was on full display on screen. The film was a major hit, and Gal Gadot’s portrayal of the iconic superhero was widely acclaimed.
The movie “Death on the Nile,” directed by Kenneth Branagh, is a film adaptation of Agatha Christie’s novel with the same title. It comes after the release of “Murder on the Orient Express” in 2017. The cast includes Gal Gadot, who plays Linnet Ridgeway, a character who is murdered during a cruise with her husband on the luxurious boat called The Karnak. The story takes place in a floating closed door where Hercule Poirot, the famous detective, leads the investigation. It’s a thrilling romantic honeymoon turned nightmare that promises to keep the audience on the edge of their seats.
Red Notice (2021) boasts an impressive budget of around $200 million and has set a new record for the number of views on Netflix this year. The cast is top-notch, featuring Dwayne Johnson, Ryan Reynolds, and Gal Gadot as the world’s most infamous art thief, who also showcases her athletic abilities in a memorable fight scene while wearing a striking red dress. Fans eagerly await the release of the second installment in 2024.