Israel’s Gal Gadot to Host ‘Saturday Night Live’ For First Time

Gal Gadot in the Israeli IDF, LEFT. Gal Gadot in Hollywood, RIGHT
Israel’s  “Wonder Woman” star Gal Gadot will host  “Saturday Night Live” for the show’s upcoming 43rd season, NBC announced.

Gadot will host the Oct. 7 episode with musical guest Sam Smith and it will mark the first time she has hosted the long-running NBC sketch series.

Gadot broke a record for Super Hero movies when “Wonder Woman” earned more than $400 million at the domestic box office which surpassed the previous record that was held by Spider Man.

Gal Gadot in the Israeli IDF, LEFT. Gal Gadot in Hollywood, RIGHT

Gadot was born and raised in Israel. At age 18 she was crowned Miss Israel 2004. She then served two years as a soldier in the Israel Defense Forces where she was a combat trainer. She began studying at IDC Herzliya college before pursuing modeling and acting.

Gal Gadot AKA Wonder Woman drafted into the IDF at 18 years old (Twitter)

Between the age of 18-20, Gadot served for two years as an enlisted soldier in the Israel Defense Forces, serving as a combat trainer. She says of her time in the army: “You give two or three years, and it’s not about you. You learn discipline and respect.”


  1. I just want to mention I am just very new to blogging and actually liked this website. Very likely I’m planning to bookmark your site . You amazingly come with outstanding articles and reviews. Many thanks for sharing with us your blog.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here