Amit Rahav (born August 9, 1995) is a British-born Israeli Actor and Social Media Personality from England, the United Kingdom. His career’s breakthrough role came with a Netflix miniseries called Unorthodox.
It is an American drama television program that came out on the 26th of March 2020. Furthermore, Amit played one of the major roles as Yanky Shapiro in the new web show. It is loosely based on “Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots” (2012 autobiography by Deborah Feldman).
Maria Schrader worked as a director of the show. The other main casts of Unorthodox are Shira Haas as Esther “Esty” Shapiro, Alex Reid as Leah Mandelbaum, Gera Sandler as Mordechai, Ronit Asheri as Maika Schwartz, Aaron Altaras as Robert, Jeff Wilbusch as Moishe Lefkovitch, etc.
Career, TV Shows & Various Appearances
The actor entered an entertainment industry back in 2015 with a TV series called “Dig”. He acted as Aaron in two episodes called Armageddon Protocol and Jehoshaphat. Later, Rahav then worked in a drama series titled “Wild Horses”.
He performed as Nadav in Episode #1.1 in 2016. In addition, Amit starred in a horror program “The Damned” directed by Evgeny Ruman in 2018. Moreover, in 2020, the actor had a minor part in a TV show “Cash Register” created by Nadav Frishman and Yaniv Zohar.
He acted as Michael Eshet Bloom in an episode called “Super-Food”. His performance as Yanky Shapiro in the miniseries titled “Unorthodox” also appreciated by audiences a lot.
The story of the Netflix miniseries is based on a Jewish woman named Esty who runs away from her arranged marriage. Then, Esty moves to Berlin, Germany where her estranged mother lives.
Money Factor: the accumulated Net worth of Amit Rahav is $500,000 US Dollars, as of 2020. His various income sources are endorsements, TV commercials, television serials, etc.
|Quick Info & Wiki|
|Full Real Name||Amit Rahav.|
|Profession||Actor and Social Media Personality.|
|Famously Known as||being one of the major roles as Yanky Shapiro in the Netflix series called "Unorthodox".|
|Birthday (DOB)||August 9, 1995.|
|Age (as of 2019)||24 years old.|
|Place of Birth||England, The United Kingdom.|
|Gay or Lesbian||No.|
|Social Media Profiles||Instagram: @amitrahav8 (23+ K followers).
|Highest Qualification||High School Graduate.|
|School||Local High School in Israel.|
|Girlfriend||Name not available.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$500,000 US dollars (As of 2020).|
|Source of Income||Brand Endorsements, Paid Content, Sponsorship, and TV shows & Films.|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||Feet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 175 cm.
Meters: 1.75 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 75 Kg.
Pounds: 165 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)||44-32-40.|
|Shoe Size (US)||9.|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Tom Holland.
Actress: Emma Watson.
|Best Cuisine||Continental Food.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Amit Rahav
- The actor celebrates his birthday on the 9th of August every year. He was born in 1995 in England, The United Kingdom. Therefore, Amit Rahav ages 24 years old, as of 2019. His zodiac sign is Leo.
- His father and mother later moved to Israel where Amit was raised along with his siblings (names are not available).
- Furthermore, he completed his secondary school education from a local high school in Israel.
- He started to work in the acting industry soon after finishing high school.
- In 2014, the actor an opportunity to perform for a small role as Hanan in the TV series Mishpaha Sholetet.
- Later, in 2016, Aviad Kissos created a series named “Flashback” where he performed the character Aviv who was gay.
- In one episode of the show, he came out as homosexual in front of his whole class. A gay figure appeared on the Children’s Channel in Israel in the 27 years.
- There are rumors that Amit is in a relationship with his boyfriend “Etai Ariav” who appeared on his Instagram account various times.
- But the actor didn’t reveal anything about his love life and past affairs on the internet.
- Standing an average height measuring 5 ft 9 in (175 cm), Amit Rahav maintains a modest build.
- He also does different forms of exercise 5 days a week in order to manage his weight which is around 75 kg (165 lb).
- The actor also entertains his 23+ K followers by posting about his personal lifestyle, friend & family images, event appearances, vacation trips, etc.