Odeya Rushinek Wiki Bio, Age, Height, Career, Relationship, Net Worth, Social Media

Odeya Rush age

Odeya Rushinek, popularly known as Odeya Rush, is a lovely and sparkly Israeli model and actress. Her name is derived from the Hebrew word, “Odeya,” which means “I will praise God.” She started acting at a young age and has grown effortlessly from commercials to television to film.

Odeya Rush career
Odeya Rush

She is best known for her notable role in the movie Goosebumps, for which she even received an award. And another of her noteworthy performance was in the movie The Giver, where she also got an opportunity to work alongside the legendary actress Meryl Streep.

Before becoming an actor, she also worked as a model in the United States. She featured in advertisements for various fashion brands like Ralph Lauren, Gap, Tommy Hilfiger, and Guess.

Odeya Rush: Quick Facts

Full Name

Odeya Rushinek


Odeya Rush

Date of Birth

12th May 1997

Birth Place

Haifa, Israel



Sun Sign


Father’s Name

 Shlomo Rushinek

Mother’s Name

Maia Rushinek


6 Brothers




55 kgs







Body Measurements

35-27-36 inches

Eye Color


Hair Color

 Dark Brown

Shoe Size

6.5 US


High School

Body Type


Marital Status


Net Worth


Social Media Presence

Instagram, Twitter

Odeya Rush Bio

Odeya Rushinek was born on 12th May 1997 to a Jewish family in Haifa, Israel. She was born to Shlomo Rushinek and Maia Rushinek. She follows the religion Judaism and is of white Ethnicity.

Rush’s father, Shlomo Rushinek, was born in Israel and is of Polish-Jewish origin, while her mother, Maia, was born in Russia and moved to Israel.

Odeya is the only daughter in six boys, including two older brothers and two sets of younger twin brothers. Her four younger siblings currently reside in Los Angeles, California, and the older two are in Israel.

The actress’s sun sign is Taurus since she was born in May. And just like her personality trait suggests, she has an enterprising, optimistic, and driven attitude to do things well, as well as an unwavering commitment to her plan.

Age and Body Measurements

As of 2021, Odeya Rush is 23 years old. Rush has a body that measures 35-27-36 inches; she stands 5’5” tall and weighs approximately 55 kgs. She has an enticing pair of beautiful blue eyes along with luscious brown hair.

When it comes to her body type, she is averagely built, neither too thin nor too fat. To add up, Odeya’s shoe size is 6.5 (US). Along with it, the dress size of this beautiful actress measures 6(US).

Early Life and Education

After spending nine years in her birthplace, Haifa, Israel, she, along with her family, moved to the United States so that her dad could accept a position as a security advisor in Alabama.

Rush could only communicate in Hebrew when she first arrived in the United States. She attended NE. Miles Jewish Day School in Birmingham, Alabama.

Odeya Rush age
Odeya Rush is 23 years old

Two years later, her family relocated to Midland Park, New Jersey, where she attended public school. Later in 2013, Rush and her family moved to Los Angeles. There she attended Calabasas High School in Calabasas, California.

Since she was in her birthplace, Haifa, she composed many plays and performed on them. When Rush moved to the United States, she decided to pursue acting and told her family about it. However, she landed her first print and television commercial after she moved to New Jersey.


Looking at all the childhood traits, it was pretty evident that she is a born performer. Before joining the modeling and acting industry, Rush has directed and starred in a short movie called Thanks at 18.

After modeling for a while, Rush made her TV debut in 2010 with the series Law and Order: Special Victims Unit. She was just 13 years old when she bagged that role. However, it was a one-episode role.

Later in 2011, she appeared on another TV show, Curb Your enthusiasm, and a cameo for a single episode. Her first film appearance was in 2012, when she played Joni Jerome, Timothy’s closest friend, in Peter Hedge’s directed Disney film The Odd Life of Timothy Green.

Because of her beautiful on-screen persona, Rush was named one of Hollywood’s 20 best-in-class young on-screen actresses under 20 to watch by The Midwest TV Guys in 2013.

Odeya Rush career
Odeya Rush with Ryan Lee at an event

However, she received massive popularity after essaying the role of Fiona in the science fiction movie, The Giver, based on the 1993 novel of the same name. The well-known Phillip Noyce directed the movie with a stellar cast, including Meryl Streep, Taylor Swift, Brenton Thwaites, Jeff Bridges, Katie Holmes, and Alexander Skarsgård.

Rush was also one of two Israeli actresses, along with Gal Gadot, listed by InStyle magazine as Hollywood’s newest leading ladies in 2014.

In 2015, the actress appeared in the comedy film See You in Valhalla as Ashley Burwood, Johana Burwood’s niece. Odeya’s next role was as the female lead in Goosebumps, a movie based on R. L. Stine’s popular book series based on the same name.

In 2016, Rush finished filming the satirical spoof film Dear Dictator, in which she co-starred with Michael J. Fox. Odeya was also cast as Ella Hatto, opposite Sam Worthington, in Jonathan Mostow’s real-life spine chiller film The Hunter’s Prayer.

Odeya had a supporting role in Greta Gerwig’s Lady Bird in 2017, and she was nominated for several awards alongside the rest of the cast. The film was nominated for five Academy Awards, including Best Picture.

The movies, as mentioned above, are some of her breakthrough roles which gave her furthermore recognition in the entertainment fraternity. Some of the other films that she starred in are We Are What We Are, Almost Friends, Dumplin’, Pink Skies Ahead, Let It Snow, Spinning Man.

Odeya has been nominated for several prestigious awards for her memorable roles in all of her films, even though she only earned it twice.

Her first award was the Young Artists Award for Best Leading Young Actress for her outstanding performance as Hannah Fairchild in Goosebumps, a critically and commercially successful film.

She won her second award at the Awards Circuit Community Awards for Best Performance by a Cast Ensemble for the film Lady Bird, which she shared with the entire cast.

Personal Life| Who Is Odeya Rush Dating?

When it comes to her personal life, the beautiful actress is entirely private and does not desire to put her life out there in the public domain. And after lots of fact-checking and confirmations from relevant sources, it is believed that Rush is currently single.

Odeya Rush relationship
Odeya Rush and Ryan Lee were rumored to be dating

However, her alleged relationship with Ryan Lee was doing the rounds back in 2014. The duo met on the sets of Goosebumps and hit it off. But there was no official confirmation from both sides.

The actress is in her early twenties and wants to devote more of her time to enhancing her craft as an actor. So, as of 2021, she is single and not looking for any relationship currently.

Net Worth| How Much Is Odeya Rushinek Worth?

Odeya Rush Started acting at a very early age. She started from TV commercials and gradually progressed to Tv Shows and some incredible movies.

As soon as she moved to Los Angeles, she began modeling for well-known labels and landed her first acting job at 13 in 2010. And went on to feature in several commercially successful TV shows and films.

Since the actress made her debut in 2010, this year, 2021 marks her eleventh year in this industry, and with all the hard work and success of all these years, her net worth is estimated to be around USD 600K.

Odeya is only in her early twenties and has a long way to go in her profession. Hopefully, with her unabashed talent, she will have several good movies and shows in the future, as well as a rise in her net worth. So, keep tuned for more details on her and other celebrities.

Social Media Presence

Just like most celebrities, even Rush is a part of social media. Also, because these days, social media helps so much more to build a brand of an actor, and it is a fantastic way to stay connected with their fans and keep them updated.

Odeya is currently on two social media platforms – Instagram and Twitter.

Instagram567k followers

Twitter61.5k followers

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