Odeya Rush Poster

Quotes (2)

  • [on her first name] It's an interesting story, actually . . . I'm Jewish [and] . . . it's from the [Old Testament] . . . They thought of many other names, but they couldn't exactly agree. My dad just opened the book and the first sentence he saw, it was in Hebrew . . . My name, Odeya, means "Thank God." So that's where they found it.
  • When I came to America, I told my dad I wanted to be an actress. He was like, "OK, calm down. Learn English."