Alono is not good at on screen screaming, so she tries to avoid it at any cost.
Alona watches the shows Greys Anatomy and True Blood religiously. She would also like to be a guest star on those shows.
Alona has two blue nose pit bulls: a girl named Chochi and a boy named Pork.
What she misses most about Israel are her friends and family. She has only one Israeli friend in Los Angeles, model Nicole Dextra.
If she could choose an actress to work with, it would be Natalie Portman. Alona considers her as a legendary actress and a genius.
Alona sang the Hebrew chorus of "Party to Damascus", a song off the album of Wyclef Jean called The Preacher's Son. She also recorded the song "Hafinaly" with Subliminal in 2002.
Her love for ghost stories and liking for old cars and road trips helped Alona become familiar with the theme and elements of Supernatural where she starred as Jo Harvelle.
Alona does her part to take care of the environment. When she's not biking, Alona drives her hybrid car.
In Hebrew, her last name means "dew" and her first name means "oak tree".
Alona is Jewish. She is among the celebrities featured in the "Tweens" section of the Jewish United Fund website.
Alona finds it funny when people say she's "unrealistic" with handling a gun in her role on Supernatural without realizing she was an army chick for real.
Alona used to play the piano, and is learning to play the guitar.
Alona married Marcos Ferraez on June 5, 2007 at Tel Aviv's port.
She has four sisters, two of whom are older while the other two are younger.
Her favorite foods are scallops and schnitzel.
Alona is 5' 4" (1.63 m) tall.
Alona is in the movie To Be a Star. Her other film and TV movie credits include Split Decision (2006), Frangela (2007), Taking 5 (2007), and College (2008).
Alona can speak and sing fluent Hebrew. She also learned how to speak Spanish as kid but forgot about it when their maid returned to Panama. Since being married to Mexican actor Marcos Ferraez, she has been studying the language again.
Alona was the lead female actress in the israeli kid's sitcom about a straggling band that lives together called The Pajamas. At the time the show was airing it was the most popular kids show in Israel.
Alona was taught at the Telma Yalin Art School. She also attended the prestigious Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in New York City.
Alona: The first time I went on set because the first time you get to work here, seeing that I'm from a different country, it's just like a dream, so you remember that.
Alona: I am incredibly happy and honored to have anyone interested in what I have to say and in what I do. I enjoy my work and it gives me tremendous pleasure to see that other people enjoy it as well.
Alona: I think any actor would tell you they prefer having the time to discover more and more things about a character ... it's only natural. But - if you do enough work - you can find out a lot about any character, even if you are working on it for one day.
Alona: The first time that I watched it [Veronica Mars] I had my hands over my mouth, I was embarrassed and I was red, I was blushing like a tomato.
Alona: (on playing a student of Neptune High in "Veronica Mars") It's kind of like reliving it, even though I've never been to an American high school. So, for me it's like living it for the first time, it's pretty accurate with the characters, the school and the sets and everything.
Alona: I remember walking on set and seeing the many, many employees and all the people and the art department and the beautiful sets and I was just in awe.
Alona: They are not just teenage problems so and a lot of these teenage kids are a lot more mature then ninety percent of the grown-ups that I have come across. I think that it's just the style of the show [Veronica Mars], they have to be genuine, they have to be real, they have to be human. Even Meg, she's pretty genuine and nice, but she has her bad side, everybody has their bad side.
Alona: So, naturally because I want to do the best job when you watch yourself you are like, 'oh, damn it, I could have done this better.' At the end of the day I'm pretty happy with what I have done.
Alona: You always make time for yourself. I like to hang out with my dog and with the person I love. I love to watch movies and go to the dog park. And to drive my car, and sing as loud as I can!
Alona: In this town any kind of work is blessed, and when it's written perfectly and when it's witty and just good material and good characters and storyline, you want to be a part of it.
Alona: (They worked together on "Veronica Mars") The first scene with Kristen [Bell] who is amazing and I'm sure you know that! She's incredible and the first scene I did with her, she basically calmed me down and was so reassuring and I'll always remember that. She was in a towel and it was funny, the first scene that we shot was the one in the bathroom.
Alona: I'm only human so I have my moments when I close my eyes and I can't watch anything.
Alona: I am so grateful that I even have people who know my name and they are the most precious things to somebody like me. I only hope I make them happy when I do my job, I hope they continue enjoying the show [Veronica Mars]. If I do more things I just hope they enjoy them also, I am eternally grateful to each and every one!
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