Oded Fehr Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 18 Dec, 2019
Facts of Oded Fehr
Date of Birth: 1970 , November-23
Age: 50 years old
Birth Nation: Israel
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name Oded Fehr
Birth Name Oded Fehr
Father Uri Fehr
Mother Gila Fehr
Nationality Israeli
Birth Place/City Tel Aviv, Israel
Ethnicity Caucasian
Profession Actor
Net Worth $3 million
Weight in KG 77
Married to Rhonda Tollefson
Children 3
Education Bristol Old Vic Theatre School
Movies The Mummy, Resident Evil
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Oded Fehr is an Israel-born American actor best known for playing the role of Ardeth Bay in The Mummy and its sequel The Mummy Returns. He also portrayed Carlos Oliveira in Resident Evil: Apocalypse and Resident Evil: Extinction.

Fehr has been married to film producer Rhonda Tollefson with who he shares three children: two daughters, Finley Fehr and Azelie Fehr, and a son, Atticus Fehr.

Born in Tel Aviv, Israel, Studied in England

Oded Fehr was born on November 23, 1970, in Tel Aviv, Israel, to parents Uri Fehr and Gila Fehr, under the birth sign Sagittarius.

His mom was a daycare supervisor while his dad was a geophysicist and marketing executive. His grandfathers and grandmothers were Ashkenazi Jewish and they had come to Israel from Germany and the Netherlands.

Fehr took a brief drama class in Frankfurt, Germany and then trained at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School in England.

Previously Served in Israeli Army

Oded Fehr previously served in the Israeli Army; he served in the army from 1989 to 1992. The Tel Aviv-born previously also worked security for the Israeli airline El Al.

Acting Career: Appeared in The Mummy and Resident Evil

Director Stephen Sommers cast Oded Fehr as Ardeth Bay in the 1999 fantasy action film, The Mummy. Two years later, he appeared in its sequel The Mummy Returns alongside Brendan FraserRachel Weisz and Patricia Velásquez.

His other screen appearances included NBC series UC: Undercover, CBS series Presidio Med, and the 2004 sci-fi film, Resident Evil: Apocalypse.

Fehr returned to the fifth sequel of the Resident Evil film, Resident Evil: Retribution, in 2012. He played the role of Carlos Oliveira in the film alongside Milla JovovichSienna Guillory and Michelle Rodriguez.

Between 2005 and 2006, Fehr played the role of Farik on the Showtime hit series, Sleeper Cell. From 2010 to 2014, Fehr portrayed Mossad Agent Eyal Levin on the USA Network drama series, Covert Affairs. In 2013, he guest-appeared in an episode "Shiva" of the CBS NCIS season 10.

Fehr currently plays the role of Karim Farouk in the CBS drama series, Blood & Treasure, alongside Sofia PernasKatia Winter and Matt Barr.

Estimated Net Worth of $3 Million

The exact net worth of Oded Fehr has not been disclosed but sources have estimated the total fortune of the Mummy actor to be $3 million.

Here's a list of budgets and box office collections of his movies.

  • The Mummy: Budget= $80 million; Box Office Collection= $415.9 million
  • The Mummy Returns: Budget= $98 million; Box Office Collection= $433 million
  • Resident Evil: Apocalypse: Budget=$45 million; Box Office Collection= $129.3 million
  • Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo: Budget=$22 million; Box Office Collection= $45.1 million
  • Texas Rangers: Budget= $38 million; Box Office Collection: $763,740 million

Married to Rhonda Tollefson, Father of Three Children

Moving towards the personal life of Oded Fehr, the Resident Evil actor has been married to film producer Rhonda Tollefson.

The couple first met at a Los Angeles Opera and eventually started dating. Later on December 22, 2000, the two tied the knot in an intimate ceremony.

CAPTION: Oded Fehr with his wife Rhonda Tollefson SOURCE: Zimbio

The husband-wife duo has since welcomed three children: two daughters, Finley Fehr and Azelie Fehr, and a son, Atticus Fehr.