Amit Farkash was born in Toronto, Canada. She returned to Israel when she was 2. she was living with her family in Ramat Hasharon, Caesarea, Israel. At thirteen, she began to study singing. She became known in 2006 when she recorded the song Millions of Stars in memory of her brother, Captain Tom Farkash, who died in a helicopter crash during the Second Lebanon War in 2006. From 2007 to 2008 Farkash played a lead role in the Israeli version of the High School Musical. She also performed at the Hanukkah Festigal in 2009 and 2011.In 2009 Farkash got her first big lead role in TV. She co-starred with Yon Tumarkin in the Israeli drama series Split. The series has been a huge international success and was sold to 78 different countries.Since 2014 Amit is portraying Dana in the TV series The Nerd Club with Yon Tomarkin.