Orly Silbersatz Banai (Hebrew: אורלי זילברשץ בנאי‎‎;is an Israeli actress and singer. She has won two Ophir Awards, and a prize from the Israeli Academy of Cinema and Television.


In 1978, she played the role of "hohit" (חוחית) in the Television program "Zehu Ze!", which soon turned to a cult-program. In 1979, she played with Gidi Gov and Gali Atari in the movie Dizengoff 99. In 1988, she starred in Anat Gov's comedy series "So What?!" alongside Gidi Gov and Dov Navon. She has written a few songs for "Mashina", in which her ex-husband is a member.

In 1994, she played in Eytan Fox's movie "The Siren's Song" alongside Yair Lapid. The role earned her an Ophir Award. In 1996, she played in the film Saint Clara.

In 2000, she participated in the television series "Catching the Sky" (לתפוס את השמיים).

In 2002, she played alongside Maya Maron in the film Broken Wings. The film participated in different film festivals in the United States and Berlin. The role earned her an Ophir Award.

In 2007, she participated in the television program "Mishmoret" and "Taking out the dog".

She played in the films "Lost Islands" (2008) and "Intimate Grammar" (2010)

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