Eyal Podell (Adrian Korbel on The Young and the Restless)

Current Character: Adrian Korbel

Birthday: 1975-11-11

Birthplace: Born in Israel

Marital Status: Married with one child

Biography

Fluent in Hebrew and Spanish, Eyal was born in Tel Aviv, Israel and was raised in Hong Kong before moving to New York at the age of 8.

He is a graduate of Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire. He trained as a classical actor at the National Theater Institute, Eyal has also studied with the RSC in Stratford, England. Eyal moved to Los Angeles after school to pursue acting.

Eyal has not only played in several television shows such as 'Angel', 'ER', 'Ally McBeal' and 'JAG', but has worked in theatre both behind the stage and as a lead actor! He was seen in productins such as Romeo & Juliet Romeo and A Midsummer Night's Dream Lysander, both at the Moore Theatre.

In 2002 Eyal travelled to the Cannes Film Festival to perform in and work on the short film "Manual Labor". It eventually won the Chrysler Million dollar film festival!

In Eyal's spare time he enjoys sports such as baseball, billiards, boxing, ice hockey, skiiling and sailing amongst others! He's multi-talented. Not only can he act, but he can sing, and play guitar.

Career Highlights

The Young and the Restless - Professor Adrian Korbel (September 18th - Present)
Hard Scrambled - Scotty (2006)
Unconditional Love - Officer Romilly (2002)
Con Express (video) - Rudy (2002)
Manual Labor (short) - Charles (2002)
Behind Enemy Lines - Petty Officer Kennedy (2001)
The Chaos Factor - Johnny Hall (2000)
Deep Blue Sea - Boy #1