Mili Avital - Quotes

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I have no sentiments for nationality or for soil. But I grew up in Israel, so those things are in my blood, and I want to be part of Israeli culture.

I have no sentiments for nationality or for soil. But I grew up in Israel, so those things are in my blood, and I want to be part of Israeli culture.

I loved putting on stories as plays when I was just six. I was the director, the actress and the set designer; I cast my girlfriends in parts, and I suggested to the local kindergarten teachers that we do free performances for the children. ---->>>

In Israel, I think I have the image of an 'Ashkenazi woman' as a stereotype. Someone once told me that I look like a deodorant commercial. But my appearance is misleading; I can be emotionally aggressive, too, and in 'Law and Order,' I once played a murderer. I see no limitations. I see both my toughness and the softness. ---->>>

It took me many years to understand that my identity is more Israeli than Jewish. ---->>>

I don't need legitimization to take part in Israeli productions; I am a good actress. To work in Israel is a financial investment for me. I do it for emotional, not artistic, reasons. ---->>>

I may not be Meryl Streep, but I am not untalented. ---->>>

My agents do not like my choice to work only in New York and Israel - it's not a good career move. ---->>>

I knew I wanted to get married and have a family, but it was important that my husband be a Jew; I didn't want to have to explain what Hanukkah is. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Israeli
Born: 03-30, 1972
Birthplace: Jerusalem, Israel
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Occupation: Actress
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Mili Avital (Hebrew: מילי אביטל‎‎; born 30 March 1972) is an Israeli-American actress. Avital built an international career, starting in her native Israel, starring on stage, film and Television, winning the Israeli Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1992, and nominated for Best Actress in 1994 (wikipedia)