Ayelet Zurer is an Israeli actress. She was nominated for awards at the Jerusalem Film Festival, the Israeli Academy Awards and the Israeli Television Academy Awards. She won Best Actress awards for her roles in the Israeli film Nina’s Tragedies and Betipul.
Ayelet Zurer was born and raised in Tel Aviv, Israel. Her parents were Jewish immigrants, and her mother spent World War II hiding in a convent in Czechoslovakia.After completing her military service in the Israel Defense Forces, Zurer moved to the United States to pursue a Hollywood career.
Zurer lives in California.