Woody Allen, Scarlet Johannson and Adam Sandler are a few famous Jewish actors.

It is widely believed that the Jewish community originated in Israel and eventually many followers of the religion relocated to different parts of the world. Jewish individuals have carved a niche for themselves in fields like sports, science, art and medicine over the years. The contribution of Jewish individuals to world cinema definitely deserves a mention. Woody Allen, Harrison Ford, Ben Stiller, Jake Gylenhaal, Adam Sandler, Daniel Radcliffe, Dustin Hoffman and Daneil Day Lewis are a few famous Jewish actors who have earned fans in almost every nook and corner of the world. All these individuals have redefined the word ‘acting’ and have been inspiring millions of others to express themselves either on stage or in front of the camera.
Jesse EisenbergJesse Eisenberg
(Actor)

05 October 1983

Queens, New York City, New York, United States

American

Libra

Harrison FordHarrison Ford
(American actor)

13 July 1942

Chicago, Illinois, U.S

American

Cancer

Andy SambergAndy Samberg
(Actor)

18 August 1978

Berkeley, California, United States

American

Leo

Shia LaBeoufShia LaBeouf
(Actor)

11 June 1986

Los Angeles

American

Gemini

Bob DylanBob Dylan
(Singer & Songwriter)

24 May 1941

Duluth, Minnesota, United States

American

Gemini

Jake GyllenhaalJake Gyllenhaal

19 December 1980

Los Angeles

American

Sagittarius

Joseph Gordon-LevittJoseph Gordon-Levitt
(Actor, Director)

17 February 1981

Los Angeles

American

Aquarius

Josh PeckJosh Peck
(Actor & Stand-up Comedian)

10 November 1986

New York City, U.S.

American

Scorpio

Adam SandlerAdam Sandler
(Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter and Film Producer)

09 September 1966

Brooklyn

American

Virgo

James FrancoJames Franco
(Actor, Writer, Producer, Director, Teacher)

19 April 1978

Palo Alto, California, U.S

American

Aries

Sean PennSean Penn
(Academy Award Winning Actor)

17 August 1960

Los Angeles County, California, U.S

American

Leo

Idina MenzelIdina Menzel
(Actress)

30 May 1971

New York City, New York, United States

American

Gemini

Kirk DouglasKirk Douglas
(Actor)

09 December 1916

Amsterdam, New York, U.S.

American

Sagittarius

Rod SerlingRod Serling
(Screenwriter, TV Producer, Narrator)

25 December 1924

28 June 1975

Syracuse

American

Capricorn

Jack BlackJack Black
(Actor)

28 August 1969

Santa Monica

American

Virgo

Paul NewmanPaul Newman
(Actor)

26 January 1925

26 September 2008

Shaker Heights

American

Aquarius

Joaquin PhoenixJoaquin Phoenix

28 October 1974

San Juan, Puerto Rico

American

Scorpio

Michael DouglasMichael Douglas
(Actor, Producer)

25 September 1944

New Brunswick, New Jersey, U.S.

American

Libra

Paul RuddPaul Rudd
(Actor, Comedian)

06 April 1969

Passaic

American

Aries

Jerry StillerJerry Stiller
(Comedian)

08 June 1927

Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States

American

Gemini

Jon StewartJon Stewart
(American comedian)

28 November 1962

New York City, New York, U.S.

American

Sagittarius

Rob SchneiderRob Schneider
(Actor, Comedian, Director, Screenwriter)

31 October 1963

San Francisco, California, U.S

American

Scorpio

Leonard NimoyLeonard Nimoy
(Actor, Author, Film Director)

26 March 1931

27 February 2015

Boston, Massachusetts, U.S

American

Aries

Matthew BroderickMatthew Broderick
(Actor)

21 March 1962

Manhattan

American

Aries

Larry DavidLarry David

02 July 1947

Brooklyn

American

Cancer

Gene WilderGene Wilder

11 June 1933

Milwaukee

American

Gemini

Ben StillerBen Stiller

30 November 1965

New York City

American

Sagittarius

Paul SimonPaul Simon
(Singer, Songwriter)

13 October 1941

Newark, New Jersey, U.S.

American

Libra

Mel BrooksMel Brooks
(American Film Director, Comedian, Actor & Producer)

28 June 1926

Brooklyn, New York, U. S.

American

Cancer

Jeff Goldblum Jeff Goldblum
(Actor)

22 October 1952

West Homestead, Pennsylvania, United States

American

Libra

David DuchovnyDavid Duchovny

07 August 1960

Brooklyn

American

Leo

Dustin HoffmanDustin Hoffman

08 August 1937

Los Angeles

American

Leo

Jerry SeinfeldJerry Seinfeld

29 April 1954

Brooklyn

American

Taurus

Jason SegelJason Segel
(Actor)

18 January 1980

Capricorn

Jerry LewisJerry Lewis
(Comedian, Actor, Singer, Film Director)

16 March 1926

20 August 2017

Newark

American

Pisces

Adrien BrodyAdrien Brody
(Actor, Producer)

14 April 1973

Woodhaven, Queens, New York, United States

American

Aries

Don RicklesDon Rickles

08 May 1926

New York

American

Taurus

Seth GreenSeth Green

08 February 1974

Philadelphia

American

Aquarius

Andy KaufmanAndy Kaufman
(Entertainer)

17 January 1949

16 May 1984

New York City

American

Capricorn

Corey FeldmanCorey Feldman
(Actor & Singer)

16 July 1971

Los Angeles, California, U.S.

American

Cancer

David CrossDavid Cross

04 April 1964

Atlanta, Georgia, U.S

American

Aries

Adam BrodyAdam Brody
(Actor)

15 December 1979

Carlsbad

British,American

Sagittarius

Corey HaimCorey Haim
(Actor)

23 December 1971

10 March 2010

Toronto, Canada

Canadian

Capricorn

Jason SchwartzmanJason Schwartzman
(Actor, Screenwriter, and Musician)

26 June 1980

Los Angeles, California, U.S.

American

Cancer

Frank OzFrank Oz

25 May 1944

Hereford

American

Gemini

Alan ArkinAlan Arkin
(Actor and Director)

26 March 1934

Brooklyn

American

Aries

Matt StoneMatt Stone
(Actor, Animator, Producer, Director, Songwriter)

26 May 1971

Houston

American

Gemini

Abe VigodaAbe Vigoda
(Actor)

24 February 1921

26 January 2016

Brooklyn

American

Pisces

Bob SagetBob Saget
(Stand-up Comedian)

17 May 1956

Philadelphia

American

Taurus

Albert BrooksAlbert Brooks
(Actor, Comedian, Director)

22 July 1947

Beverly Hills

American

Cancer

Jeremy PivenJeremy Piven
(Actor)

26 July 1965

Manhattan

American

Leo

Danny KayeDanny Kaye
(Actor)

18 January 1911

03 March 1987

Brooklyn

American

Capricorn

Judd NelsonJudd Nelson
(American actor)

28 November 1959

Portland, Maine, United States

American

Sagittarius

Adam ArkinAdam Arkin
(Actor)

19 August 1956

Brooklyn

American

Leo

Sam Smith Sam Smith
(Singer-songwriter)

19 May 1992

London, England, UK

British

Taurus

Milton BerleMilton Berle

12 July 1908

27 March 2002

New York City, New York, U.S.

American

Cancer

Jack BennyJack Benny
(Comedian, Vaudevillian)

14 February 1894

26 December 1974

Chicago, Illinois, U.S

American

Aquarius

George BurnsGeorge Burns

20 January 1896

09 March 1996

New York City

American

Capricorn

Sammy Davis, Jr.Sammy Davis, Jr.
(singer)

08 December 1925

16 May 1990

Harlem, New York City, New York, USA

American

Sagittarius

Harpo MarxHarpo Marx
(Comedian)

23 November 1888

28 September 1964

New York City, United States

American

Sagittarius

Harvey FiersteinHarvey Fierstein
(Actor)

06 June 1952

Brooklyn, New York, U.S.

American

Gemini

Laurence HarveyLaurence Harvey
(Actor)

01 October 1928

25 November 1973

Joniškis

Lithuanian

Libra

Sid CaesarSid Caesar
(Comedian, Actor)

08 September 1922

12 February 2014

Yonkers

American

Virgo

Chico MarxChico Marx
(American comedian)

22 March 1887

11 October 1961

New York City, New York

American

Aries

John GarfieldJohn Garfield
(Actor)

04 March 1913

21 May 1952

New York City

American

Pisces

Adam PascalAdam Pascal
(Actor, Singer, Musician)

25 October 1970

The Bronx

American

Scorpio

Paul MuniPaul Muni
(Actor)

22 September 1895

25 August 1967

Lviv

American

Virgo

Jackie MasonJackie Mason
(American comedian)

09 June 1931

Sheboygan, Wisconsin, U.S.

American

Gemini

Richard LewisRichard Lewis
(Comedian & Actor)

29 June 1947

Brooklyn, New York, U.S

American

Cancer

David SchwimmerDavid Schwimmer
(Television director, Theatre Director, Film Producer)

02 November 1966

Flushing

American

Scorpio

Kevin KlineKevin Kline
(American film actor)

24 October 1947

St. Louis, Missouri, United States

American

Scorpio

Richard DreyfussRichard Dreyfuss
(American actor)

29 October 1947

Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States

American

Scorpio

Bill GoldbergBill Goldberg
(Film actor, Actor, American football player, Professional wrestler, Sports commentator, Television presenter, Player of Canadian football, Television actor, Podcaster)

27 December 1966

Tulsa

American

Capricorn

Art GarfunkelArt Garfunkel
(Singer-songwriter, Street artist, Poet, Actor, Songwriter, Singer, Film actor)

05 November 1941

Forest Hills

American

Scorpio

Charles GrodinCharles Grodin
(screenwriter, stage actor, film actor, television actor)

21 April 1935

Pittsburgh

American

Taurus

James CaanJames Caan
(entrepreneur)

28 December 1960

Lahore

British

Capricorn

Jason AlexanderJason Alexander
(Television actor, Film actor, Singer, Film director, Film producer, Stage actor, Stage magician)

23 September 1959

Newark

American

Virgo

Rodney DangerfieldRodney Dangerfield
(Actor, Screenwriter, Television actor, Comedian)

22 November 1921

05 October 2004

Babylon

American

Scorpio

Mel BlancMel Blanc
(Actor, Dub actor, Television actor)

30 May 1908

10 July 1989

San Francisco

American

Gemini

Al JolsonAl Jolson
(Actor, Film actor, Singer, Jazz musician, Musician)

26 May 1886

23 October 1950

Lithuania

American

Gemini

Larry FineLarry Fine
(Comedian, Violinist, Film actor, Stage actor, Television actor, Boxer)

05 October 1902

24 January 1975

Philadelphia

American

Libra

Lee StrasbergLee Strasberg
(Film actor, Theatre director, Film director, Stage actor)

17 November 1901

17 February 1982

Austria-Hungary

American

Scorpio

Oded FehrOded Fehr
(Stage actor, Film actor)

23 November 1970

Venezuela

Israeli

Sagittarius

John BannerJohn Banner
(Actor, Television actor)

28 January 1910

28 January 1973

Vienna

Austrian,American

Aquarius

Jack WardenJack Warden
(Television actor, Film actor, Character actor, Stage actor, Boxer)

18 September 1920

19 July 2006

Newark

American

Virgo

Mel TorméMel Tormé
(Actor, Singer, Composer, Novelist, Songwriter, Autobiographer, Jazz musician, Television actor, Writer)

13 September 1925

05 June 1999

Chicago

American

Virgo

Garry ShandlingGarry Shandling
(Actor, Screenwriter, Film producer, Comedian, Television producer, Film actor, Television actor, Television director, Film director)

29 November 1949

24 March 2016

Chicago

American

Sagittarius

Shelley BermanShelley Berman
(Actor, Screenwriter, Teacher, Writer, Television actor)

03 February 1925

Chicago

American

Aquarius

Joe BesserJoe Besser
(Comedian, Musician, Voice actor, Actor, Television actor)

12 August 1907

01 March 1988

St. Louis

American

Leo

Adam RichAdam Rich
(Actor, Television actor)

12 October 1968

New York City

American

Libra

Paul LukasPaul Lukas
(actor, screenwriter, film actor)

26 May 1891

15 August 1971

Budapest

Hungarian,American

Gemini

Eddie FisherEddie Fisher
(Traditional pop music)

10 August 1928

22 September 2010

Philadelphia

American

Leo

Henry Franklin WinklerHenry Franklin Winkler
(Television director, Television producer, Film Producer)

30 October 1945

American

Scorpio

Dustin Neil DiamondDustin Neil Diamond

River Jude PhoenixRiver Jude Phoenix
(American actor)

23 August 1970

31 October 1993

Madras, Oregon, United States

American

Leo

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