Your identity as a Jew is much more complicated than just a religion or a place to go to.” .Growing up, “We celebrated Hanukkah and Christmas, so my children celebrate Hanukkah and Christmas.
“I’m OK with that, because he’s very respectful of me and my Judaism. From my dad’s perspective Judaism was about intellectualism and activism, things that are important to my mother as well,” she says.
We’re part of a tribe.” A familiar face from such series as Swingtown, GCB, Damages and The Good Wife, Miriam Shor has a juicy new role in the new comedy series Younger, playing the, well, bossy boss (think Meryl Streep as Miranda Bailey in The Devil Wears Prada) to Sutton Foster’s lead, a woman who pretends to be younger to land a job.
“It was really fun to be wearing this plastic belly.
It makes you waddle; it makes you walk and carry yourself differently.
In May 2010, she topped the Ask Most Desirable Women of 2010 list.
After high school, Chriqui decided to pursue a career in acting.
“Our celebrations were a familial thing, not going to temple.
Organized religion is something I’m not sure how I feel about, because I wasn’t raised with it per se.
In the series, premiering April 9, the pair play versions of themselves, forced to work together despite an immediate dislike for one another.
Gad is in an interfaith marriage—he wed actress Ida Darvish, who is not Jewish, in 2008.
It is influenced by German, Hebrew and Slavic languages, and is written with the Hebrew alphabet.