Haya Harareet (Hebrew: חיה נויברג) (20 September 1931 – 3 February 2021) was an Israeli actress. She was best known for playing Esther, Charlton Heston's love interest in the 1959 movie Ben Hur. Harareet was born in Haifa, Mandatory Palestine (present-day Israel). Her career lasted from 1955 to 1974.
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- Burton, Alan; O'Sullivan, Tim (2009). The cinema of Basil Dearden and Michael Relph. Edinburgh University Press. pp. 135–. ISBN 978-0-7486-3289-3.
- 'Ben-Hur' Star, Israeli Actress Haya Harareet, Dies