Friday, December 28, 2012

Profile: Mark-Paul Gosselaar

http://www.jewornotjew.com/profile.jsp?ID=1490

Michael from Hartford has helped us out a lot over the past couple of years, and here he comes through with a terrific find.

10 comments:

  1. It's the profile you were born to write, baby!

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  2. Are we sure Zack Morris (the character) was not Jewish? Zack's mother's name was Melanie Rhonda. Plus, I'm sure he must have been modeled on, uh, Corey Haim...

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  3. Well, we do know he was part Native American...

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  4. Is Mark-Paul Gosselaar the most famous person who is of both Jewish and Asian background?

    As for Zack Morris, I'll assume his background is Jewish mother, non-Jewish father who's part Native American. You know, kind of a play on/flip around of MPG's own roots...

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    1. Ah, you're right, although the level of "fame" could be debated.

      Interesting that all three of these actors are less than half Asian...

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  6. P.S., your entry on Schneider says he's half-Filipino... but really he's a quarter.

    Hailee Steinfeld is another example, though she's just 1/8th Filipino.

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  7. Hey there,
    Since you 2 guys LOVE "Saved by the Bell" so frigging much (I must admit it's a guilty pleasure of mine too) Er-hem... which was the worst show ever!* (wink, wink)* was the creator of "Saved by the Bell" Sam Bobrick Jewish? or Not? :)

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  8. Yes I can see why you wrote Yes as Yes?... Hmmm. Maybe that's worth you guys profiling and investigating. Er, that awful, terrible show...(That I secretly loved)?? ** = stars in my eyes. :)

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