Was Nora Ephron Jewish?

Nora Ephron

Well, to make a long story short, Nora Ephron was Jewish!

Since Nora Ephron's mother was Jewish, and in Judaism one's religion is based on one's mother's religion, then that makes her also Jewish. Her father was Jewish too.

Nora Ephron was born on May 19, 1941 in New York City.

She is best known for her romantic comedies and was nominated three times for the Academy Award for Best Writing. She directed or wrote several films, including Silkwood, When Harry Met Sally...,Sleepless in Seattle, You've Got Mail and Bewitched.

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