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 .