For those who know her already, Gal Gadot can be anything. She studied law, was a model, served in the army, and won Miss Israeli award in 2004. Similarly, she can also speak several languages! She has left her fans wondering what languages she actually speaks. She has been fluent and great while speaking several languages.
With the recent release of Wonder Woman and the success it has already generated, you should get ready to hear more about the star. Gadot also starred as Wonder Woman in the Batman Vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice and has since been rising to fame. If you are wondering what languages can she speak fluently, then you’re in for a surprise.
Her first language
Being an Israeli, Gal Gadot speaks Hebrew as her native language. While speaking in the Entertainment Weekly interview along with Wonder Woman’s director, Patty Jenkins, and castmates Chris Pine, Pedro Pascal, and Kristen Wiig, Gadot broke into her mother tongue to “make people understand” what she was talking about.
She speaks fluent English.
The star also speaks English fluently with a very minimal accent that is rarely noted. But this is not the bone of contention. It’s only natural for anyone who doesn’t consider English as their native language. However, she has made some milestones by learning how to speak American English just like the natives.
While her first language is Hebrew, she began taking English language classes in third grade. However, her Israeli accent didn’t go away, and she once said that she was a little bit shy about it.
She speaks Arabic too.
Probably you are surprised that Gal Gadot speaks Arabic too. Well, she said it herself. On December 27, 2020, a fan asked her on Twitter whether she speaks Arabic too. Her reply was simple and straightforward.
“Thanks, @jjessnardoff !!! I speak some Arabic ..e #WW84WatchParty”
She knows a little Spanish.
Gal Gadot also revealed that she knew a little Spanish and was interested to learn more of it. In her reply to a tweet by @LisWonder1, she admitted knowing just a few words and welcomed Lis. Wonder to teach her more.
She wanted to know Portuguese.
Sandra Baunet, Gadot’s fan on Twitter, asked her to pick a perfect foreign language that she would love to speak, and she said Portuguese! Maybe she’s learning it right now.
Interesting Facts You Didn’t know about Gal Gadot.
Gal Gadot can be anything that she wants. She has fit in different careers over a very short period and seems to be following what she wants. Along the way, she has created a fascinating history that you should know.
- The actress once served in the Israeli Army when she was 20. She was no exception to the conscription that was in effect.
- She won the Miss Israeli title in 2004 but went ahead to sabotage the Miss Universe Pageant.
- Gadot was a successful model and appeared in a Maxim photoshoot in 2007 when it showed some of the “world’s sexiest soldiers” in the Israeli Defence Forces.
- She studied law at the Radzyner Law School. This is what made her reluctant to accept the invitation to audition for a role as an actress. Despite knowing very little English at that time, she eventually got to audition but lost to Olga Kurylenko.
More about Gal Gadot
Born on April 30, 1985, Gal Gadot is an Israeli actress, producer, and model. She is married to real estate investor Yaron Versano for thirteen years. Together, they have two children, Alma (2011) and Maya (2017).
Yaron is ten years older than Gadot. They met through mutual friends at a party in Israel before getting married in 2008.