Omri Katz


Facts of Omri Katz

Name Omri Haim Katz
Date of Birth May 30, 1976
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Gender Male
Birth Country Los Angeles, California, USA
Profession Former Actor, Hair Dresser, Entrepreneur
Net worth $5 Million
Eye Color Dark Brown
Height 5 feet 6 Inch
Father Yoram Katz
Mother Rina Katz
Siblings Lali Katz, Michael Katz

It’s been over 26 years after the release of the 1993 film, Hocus Pocus, but it still remains one of the beloved Halloween movies. And today we will be talking about Omri Katz, who played Max Dennison in Hocus Pocus. So, let’s know the whereabouts of the 43-years-old actor.

With a net worth of $1 million, Omri is best known for his work in the soap opera, Dallas, and horror series Eerie, Indiana. He began appearing in TV commercials at the tender age of three. But the Hocus Pocus actor has retired from acting and is now an LA’s famous hairdresser.

Omri Katz Family Background

Katz was born on May 30, 1976, to parents Rina Katz and Yoram Katz in Los Angeles, California. He is the youngest of his two siblings Michael Katz (brother)and Lali Katz (sister).

Omri Katz at time in Hocus Pocus release date, He was 17 years old in1993
Omri Katz at time in Hocus Pocus release date, He was 17 years old in1993
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Omri’s parents were Jewish immigrants. Although born and raised in the US, Omri spent a year of his childhood in Israel. Therefore, he is fluent in Hebrew. As of 2020, he is 43 years old and his birth sign is Gemini. Currently, he splits his time between Israel and the U.S.

Omri Katz Relationship Status

The former child star, Omri’s love life is always a matter of curiosity. By quitting his acting career, the Dalla actor showed that he wants to live a life in respite. Further, the detail about his marital status is not known.

Omri hasn’t revealed his wife nor his children. As his acting career, Katz might have to take a break from relationships. Unlike many celebrities, he is known for maintaining his privacy. Furthermore, Omri seems to dislike the idea of talking about his romantic attachments publicly.

What is Omri Katz Doing Now?

Katz has chosen to stay relatively low-profile. Therefore his fans can’t even peek at his whereabouts. Along with his career, Omri’s public appearances seem to take a pause. He last appeared in a short role in the 2000 drama, General Hospital, directed by Shelley Curtis. So, will he make a comeback again and mesmerize his fans?

The 1984 Soap Opera Digest Award winner, Mr. Katz is currently involved in the glamour business. He works as a hairdresser in Los Angeles and splits time between Israel and the United States.   

Omri Katz Net Worth

During nearly two decades of his acting career, Omri probably collected a massive wealth. Omri Katz has a net worth of $1 million which is decent for a television actor.

His unique acting skill in Dallas garnered him a 1984 Soap Opera Digest Award in the category of Outstanding Youth Actor in a Prime Time Soap Opera. Similarly, Omri has also appeared in the TV commercial of Kellogg’s Rice Krispies cereal.

From 1983 to 2002, Omri has appeared in several soap operas. One of his 1993 comedy horror films Hocus Pocus grossed $39.5 million in the box office. The movie was completed with a budget of $28 million

Watch the school scene of Hocus Pocus, where Omri played the role of Max Dennison!

The Halloween classic Hocus Pocus was written by American screenwriters, directors, and producers Mick Garris and David Kirschner, which features three witches’ funny adventures.


Till 2002, Omri is credited for 14 Soap Operas and feature films. 

TV/FilmIMDbBox Office
Simon & Simon(1984)7.1
Eerie, Indiana(1991-1992)8.2
Adventures in Dinosaur City(1991)4.7
The Torkelsons(1992)7.9
Matinee(1993)6.8$9.5 million
Hocus Pocus(1993)6.8$39.5 million
The John Larroquette(1993-1995)7.2
Dallas: J.R. Returns(1996)6.7
Freaks and Geeks(1999)8.8
General Hospital(2000)6.5
Journey Into Night(2002)5.3

Awards and Nominations

For his outstanding work in the soap opera industry, Omri got nominated for several awards and accolades. If he had continued the pace in acting to this date, he would have grabbed more awards.

1984Soap Opera Digest AwardOutstanding Youth Actor in Prime Time Soap OperaDallasNominated
1985Young Artist AwardBest Young Actor in a Daytime or Nighttime Television Series
1986Soap Opera Digest AwardOutstanding Youth Actor/Actress on a Daytime or Prime Time SerialWon
1987Young Artist AwardExceptional Performance by a Young Actor in a Long-Running Series Comedy or DramaNominated
1988Best Young Actor Starring in a Television Drama Series
1992Best Young Actor Starring in a Television SeriesEerie, Indiana
1994Best Youth Actor Leading Role in a Motion Picture ComedyHocus Pocus

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