Eli Roth is an American filmmaker and actor. As a director, he gained recognition for directing the films Cabin Fever and Hostel. He also directed Hostel’s sequel, Hostel: Part II. As an actor, he first appeared in the 1998 film The Horse Whisperer. In the 2000s, he had performances in such films as Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV, Cabin Fever, Tales from the Crapper, 2001 Maniacs, and Death Proof. In 2009, Roth played the role of Donny “The Bear Jew” Donowitz in Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds. In the 2010s, he starred in the movies Aftershock, Clown, and The House with a Clock in Its Walls. Roth continued his directorial work with the films The Green Inferno, Knock Knock, and Death Wish.