Odeya Rush is an American actress who was born in Haifa, Israel on 17th May, 1997. In Hebrew, her name Odeya, means “Thank God”. When she was 9 years old, her parents moved to Alabama, United States of America where her father, Shlomo Rush worked as a security consultant. As a child, she went to N.E. Miles Jewish Day School in Birmingham, Alabama. But before graduating high school, she moved again this time to New Jersy and there attended a public school. In 2013, she has moved to LA, California. Apart from her, her parents have 8 other children; twin daughters and 6 sons.