Famous Comedians from Israel

List of notable or famous comedians from Israel, with bios and photos, including the top comedians born in Israel and even some popular comedians who immigrated to Israel. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Israeli comedians then this list is the perfect resource for you. These comedians are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known comedian from Israel is included when available.

You can rank all of these people, from Meital Dohan to Chaim Topol.

This historic comedians from Israel list can help answer the questions "Who are some Israeli comedians of note?" and "Who are the most famous comedians from Israel?" These prominent comedians of Israel may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Israeli comedians.

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  • Adir Miller (Hebrew: אדיר מילר‎, born 16 June 1974) is an Israeli actor, screenwriter and comedian.
    • Age: 48
    • Birthplace: Israel
  • Alma Zack (Hebrew: עלמה זק‎, born 21 November 1970) is an Israeli actress.
    • Age: 52
    • Birthplace: Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Assi Cohen (Hebrew: אסי כהן‎; born October 10, 1974) is an Israeli comedian and actor. He is best known for his appearances in the feature film Colombian Love (alongside Mili Avital), as well as for television performances in Love Hurts (alongside Dana Modan), "Rak BeYsrael" with his comedy duo of "Assi and Guri", his role in Mesudarim (US title Loaded), and for his part in Eretz Nehederet, where he has impersonated Avigdor Lieberman, Raleb Majadele, and Uri Geller among others. In a Ynet poll conducted in May 2008, Assi Cohen was selected by respondents as the funniest Israeli for the second year in a row. He currently resides in Tel Aviv and is married with two daughters.
    • Age: 48
    • Birthplace: Ashdod, Israel
  • Chaim Topol (Hebrew: חיים טופול‎, born September 9, 1935), also spelled Haym Topol, mononymously known as Topol, is an Israeli actor, singer, comedian, voice artist, film producer, author, and illustrator. He is best known for his portrayal of Tevye the Dairyman, the lead role in the musical Fiddler on the Roof, on both stage and screen, having performed this role more than 3,500 times in shows and revivals from the late 1960s through to 2009.Topol began his acting career during his Israeli army service in the Nahal entertainment troupe, and later toured Israel with kibbutz theatre and satirical theatre companies. He was a co-founder of the Haifa Theatre. His breakthrough film role came in ...more
    • Age: 87
    • Birthplace: Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Eli Finish
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    Eli Finish (Hebrew: אלי פיניש‎, born 17 July 1975) is an Israeli actor and comedian. He is well known for acting in the popular TV show Eretz Nehederet.
    • Age: 47
    • Birthplace: Israel
  • Eyal Kitzis (Hebrew: אייל קיציס‎; born on 7 January 1969) is an Israeli actor, comedian and TV host.
    • Age: 54
    • Birthplace: Tel Aviv, Israel