Well, to make a long story short, Judd Nelson is Jewish!
Since Judd Nelson'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.
Judd Nelson (whose full birth name is Judd Asher Nelson) was born on November 28, 1959 in Portland, Maine, United States.
e is best known for his roles as John Bender in The Breakfast Club, Alec Newbary in St. Elmo's Fire, Hot Rod and Rodimus Prime in The Transformers: The Movie and Jack Richmond in Suddenly Susan.
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