Gal Gadot earnings: Israeli actress and model Gal Gadot has $30 million. Gal Gadot competed in beauty pageants before launching her acting career. She played Wonder Woman in DC movies. In 2018, she was one of the world’s highest-paid actresses and made Time’s 100 most influential list. She was again one of the five highest-paid actresses in the world in 2020, thanks to a $20 million payout for the Netflix film “Red Notice.”
Gal Gadot was born in Israel in 1985. Her parents gave her a Hebrew name that means “riverbank waves.” Gadot’s grandparents struggled in Nazi-occupied Europe before coming to Israel. Gal Gadot grew up with a sister before studying law and international relations.
Gal Gadot, an Israeli citizen, served two years in the IDF. Her military experience helped her land acting opportunities. Maxim magazine’s “Women of the IDF” photoshoot was in 2007.
Gal Gadot won the Miss Israel Pageant at age 18. After winning, she competed in Miss Universe 2004 in Ecuador. This led to a great modelling career. Gal Gadot posed for many brands’ marketing campaigns.
Miss Sixty, Huawei, Captain Morgan, Gucci, and Jaguar were among her top clients. Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Bride, and FHM have featured Gadot. In 2020, she replaced Jennifer Aniston as Smartwater’s pitchwoman.
Gal Gadot switched to acting after college. “Bond Girl” auditions featured Quantum of Solace. In the fourth Fast & Furious film, she was introduced to numerous audiences. She landed the role due to her military background and performed her own stunts.
After parts in Date Night and Knight and Day, she resumed her Fast & Furious role in the 5th and 6th flicks. In 2016, she played Wonder Woman in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Gal Gadot trained in Jiu-Jitsu, kickboxing, and other martial arts for the part. Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman “stole the show” from Batman and Superman, say reviewers.
Gal Gadot became a leading lady with Wonder Woman in 2017. Wonder Woman grossed $822 million on a $150 million budget. It’s a female director’s highest-grossing picture. She reprised Wonder Woman in 2017’s Justice League.
In 2017, it was revealed that Gal Gadot would return as Wonder Woman. Gal Gadot also voices characters. She voiced herself in a Simpsons episode as Shank in Ralph Breaks the Internet.
Pay and Endorsements
Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman pay was $300,000. This sparked uproar because she made less than male superhero performers. In subsequent films when she played Wonder Woman, Gadot’s compensation grew.
As an A-list actress, her second Wonder Woman performance paid $10 million. Gadot’s 2013 acting and modelling pay was 2.4 million Shekels. Between June 2017 and June 2018, Gal earned $10 million from movies and endorsements.
2020 Gal made $20 million for “Red Notice” on Netflix.
Yaron Varsano is Gal Gadot’s husband. The duo has created many entrepreneurial initiatives, including a Tel-Aviv hotel they sold to Roman Abramovich for $26 million. Varsano and Gadot founded Pilot Wave. Gadot hopes to co-produce her upcoming flicks.
Gal and Yaron bought a $5 million Malibu condo in 2020. According to Dirt.com, they also own a $5.6 million mansion in the Hollywood Hills.
Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot) appeared at the UN in 2016 to honour her 75th anniversary there. Wonder Woman was named a “Honorary Ambassador for Women and Girls” Wonder Woman lost her title after the UN protested. Some say Wonder Woman objectifies women rather than empowering them.