Sarai Givaty is a woman of many talents. She is a model, she’s an actress, she’s a painter and she’s also a musician. She writes and performs on her own material, and every talent of hers has been recognized around the world.
Sarai’s face is mostly recognized for her recurring role in the hit show NCIS, as Ziva’s nemesis and Mossad Officer, Liat Tuvia, but she has also guest starred in ‘CSI’ and in ‘My Own Worst Enemy,’ and appeared on the big screen in ‘The Passage.’
Her musical talent was discovered by accident, when she filmed a music video with Enrique Iglesias for his hit song ‘Somebody’s Me’ (Interscope Records). On a break between the shooting, she played the piano that was on the set and caught the attention of Enrique’s video director, who introduced her to other musicians and helped her form a band under her name.
The band, featuring Sarai playing guitars and piano as well as singing, played material that mostly was written and composed by her. They performed in various LA clubs, like Hollywood’s ‘Bardot.’
While her career in the US continues to go forward thanks to a collaboration with award winning composer Michel Wandmacher and having two of her songs featured in the new movie ‘Theo,’ earlier this year Sarai came back to her native country to embark on her musical career as well. She released her debut single ‘Paris,’ accompanied by a very sexy video, which drew a lot of attention. a second single Darling. on her radio performances Sarai played the cover for Bruno Mars Grenade on piano,the radio stations placed her live performance on their play list and it was requested by many listeners, which made her record an offical version for the cover.
Sarai is currently working on her musical career on both sides of the globe. In Israel she launched a special club tour featuring her new single ‘Always,’ and in the US she’s about to release her debut EP- ‘Khursor.’