TV ‘s Jewish Characters

in honor of the second night of Hanukkah… here are some of tv’s most beloved characters who light the Menorah… Enjoy!

The sweet soprano from Glee… Rachel Berry …Lea Michele

Dr Leo Marcus and his wife Grace Adler of Will and Grace Debra Messing and Harry Connick Jr.

Bad Ass Surgeon Dr Christina Yang of Grey’s Anatomy is Jewish but played by talented Sandra Oh.

90210 ‘s David Silver played by Brian Austin Green

Kyle of South Park is also Jewish

Rhoda Morgernstern of MTM fame played by Valerie Harper

Josh from The West Wing is Jewish but Bradley Whitford isn’t

Here is Harry and Charlotte from Sex and the City .Evan Handler is Jewish but his shiksa bride Kristin Davis isn’t .

Debbie Reynolds is and so is Will and Grace’s Bobbi Adler

Jeff Garlin and Susie Essman on Curb Your Enthusiasm

Dr Lillith Stern Crane or Bebe Neuwirth

Courtney Cox married David Arquette who is Jewish and David Schwimmer  is Jewish.  Monica Bing and Ross Geller of FRIENDS

Andrea Zuckerman was a member of the 90210 gang played by Gabrielle Carteris

Hesh Rabkin played by Jerry Adler on the Sopranos

Ari Gold of Entourage played by Jeremy Piven

Jerry Seinfeld of Seinfeld

Teacher Gabriel Kotter played by hillarious Gabriel Kaplan in the 70’s show Welcome Back Kotter

Krusty the Clown of the Simpsons is Jewish as well

Howard Wolowicz of the Big Bang Theory played by Simon Helberg

    Larry David of Curb Your Enthusiasm

Matt Albie of Studi0 60 on the Sunset Strip played by Matthew Perry. Yes he did play Jewish. Matt Albie was based on Aaron Sorkin.

Mindy Cohn as Natalie Green on The Facts of Life

Mark Salling is Noah “Puck” Puckerman on GLEE

Richard Schiff as Toby Ziegler on The West Wing

Richard Belzer as Detective John Munch on Law and Order SVU

Renee Taylor as the Irrepressible Sylvia Fine on The Nanny

Allan Arbus as Dr Sydney Freedman on M*A*S*H*

Fran Drescher she had style , she had class as Fran Fine Sheffield on “The Nanny”

Ann Morgan Guillbert as Yetta Rosenberg on The Nanny

     Mandy Pantinkin as Dr Jeffrey Geiger on Chicago Hope

Anthony Edwards as Dr Mark Greene on ER

and last for now at least Elliot Gould as Jack Geller, the father of Ross and Monica on Friends .


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Melanie Christy is am actress/singer who came to Chicago to pursue her dreams of acting. Coming from a small town in Ohio she has been enjoying the things that city life has to offer like great cuisine from all parts of the globe, parties with great people including celebrities, gorgeous fashions and of course fun! Follow her, read her blog and learn about all the amazing adventures you can be a part of throughout Chicagoland! Jennifer Hedrick is the photographer and techie for our blogs. She was born and raised here in Chicago. Her love of photography started when she was a child. She has photographed many celebs, events, fashion shows and more. She also considers herself a bit of a foodie and loves food porn. Her other loves include her nieces and nephews, animals and the shows Castle, Chicago Fire, Chicago PD, Grey's Anatomy and Scandal.
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