5 things you need to know about Gal Gadot

1. She served in the Israeli army for two years after she turned 20, working as a fitness instructor. In 2007, she appeared in a controversial photo shoot for Maxim magazine featuring sexy women of the Israeli army.

2. She represented Israel in the Miss Universe pageant in 2004, but failed to place in the top 15.

3. She loves motorbikes and reportedly owns a Ducati.

4. She has a two-year-old daughter, Alma, with her Israeli businessman husband Yaron Versano.

5. Before landing her supporting role in the Fast & Furious franchise, she played bit parts in the 2010 films Knight And Day and Date Night.

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