Ronit Elkabetz


Age: 51

Israeli actress and filmmaker whose work earned her stardom in France and at home who won three of Israel's equivalent of the Oscar and was known for her darkly domic roles that made her a regular at the Cannes Film Festival for much of the past 15 years when she broke out of the French cinephile cirlce with Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem, which was nominated for a Golden Globe.

Cause of Death: Cancer

Born: November 27, 1964

Died: April 19, 2016

Jerusalem, Israel