Is Dustin Hoffman Jewish?

Dustin Hoffman

Well, to make a long story short, Dustin Hoffman is Jewish!

Since Dustin Hoffman's mother is Jewish, and in Orthodox Judaism and Conservative Judaism, those with a Jewish mother (or those who underwent a halakhic conversion) are considered Jewish, then that makes him Jewish. His father is Jewish too.

Dustin Hoffman (whose full birth name is Dustin Lee Hoffman) was born on August 8, 1937 in Los Angeles, California, U.S..

Academy Award–winning actor Dustin Hoffman starred in over 50 films like The Graduate (1967), Midnight Cowboy (1969), Tootsie (1982), and Meet the Fockers (2004). He was nominated for the Academy Award for a total of 7 times in 1968, 1970, 1975, 1980, 1983, 1989, and 1998 and won it in 1980 and 1989 for Kramer vs. Kramer (1979) and Rain Man (1988).

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