You are here

Share Share Share Share Share Share Share


Where Are the Cool A-List Jews?

That’s what writer David Marchese is looking for, according to the article he wrote last week for He laments the fact that long gone are the hip male Jews of the 60s and 70s like Dustin Hoffman, Bob Dylan, Gene Simmons, Starsky and James Caan (to name just a few). These were Jewish men who came across as tough and multi-layered and complicated in a way that made us love them.

How to cite this page

Jewish Women's Archive. "Actor." (Viewed on November 26, 2015) <>.


Help us elevate the voices of Jewish women.

donate now


Which topics pique your interest on the JWA blog?

Sign Up for JWA eNews



2 days
"We need to begin to realize that to believe in human rights is to be a feminist."
2 days
Make someone's holiday awesome by surprising them w/ and swag!
2 days
Make someone's awesome by surprising them with and swag!