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Fyvush Finkel

Lowest Rated:   6% Mobsters (1991)
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Birthplace:   Brooklyn, New York, USA
Used the stage name Fyvush, a Yiddish translation of his legal name, Philip. Once studied to be a furrier. Was a fixture on the Yiddish theater circuit in New York City and the Catskill Mountains during the early part of his acting career. Spent 12 years playing various roles, including patriarch Tevye, in Broadway and touring productions of Fiddler on the Roof. Found success on television in his 70s with roles on two series from writer-producer David E. Kelley: Picket Fences and Boston Public.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
100% If You're Not in the Obit, Eat Breakfast
  • Actor
2017
No Score Yet Hugs and Knishes: A Celebration of Our Jewish Foods and Traditions
  • Actor
2016
81% Deli Man
  • Actor
$0.5M 2015
80% The Standbys
  • Actor
2014
No Score Yet Theodore Bikel: In The Shoes Of Sholom Aleichem
  • Actor
2014
90% A Serious Man
  • Dybbuk?
$9.2M 2009
20% The Crew
  • Sol Lowenstein
$12.5M 2000
88% The Komediant
  • Actor
2000
40% The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars
  • Hearing Aid
1998
No Score Yet Die Schelme von Schelm (Aaron's Magic Village)
  • Actor
1997
75% Nixon
  • Murray Chotiner
1995
No Score Yet Itzhak Perlman: In the Fiddler's House
  • Actor
1995
32% For Love or Money
  • Milton
1993
20% The Pickle
  • Mr. Shacknoff
1993
6% Mobsters
  • Tailor
1991
87% Q & A
  • Preston Pearlstein
1990
70% Brighton Beach Memoirs
  • Greenblatt
1986
No Score Yet Seize the Day
  • Shomier
1986
No Score Yet Off Beat
  • Vendor
1986

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet Sunday Morning
2011
  • Appearing
  • 2014
No Score Yet Blue Bloods
2010
  • Moishe
  • 2013
No Score Yet The Simpsons
1989
  • Voice
  • 1997

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