Eli Roth is an American film director, producer, writer and actor. He produced and wrote The Man With the Iron Fists, starring Russel Crowe and Lucy Lui.
He is known for directing the horror film Hostel and its sequel, Hostel: Part II. He is also known for his role as Donny "The Bear Jew" Donowitz in Quentin Tarantino's Inglourious Basterds for which he won both a SAG Award (Best Ensemble) and a BFCA Critic's Choice Award (Best Acting Ensemble).
He is part of a group of filmmakers dubbed the Splat Pack because of their explicitly violent and bloody horror films.