Who are the Jewish celebrities voting for?


The election season is almost over, thankfully, but before the we all find out who is the next POTUS, we thought it would be interesting to look at the political preferences of some famous Jews. Some of the Jewish celebrities are very outspoken regarding their opinions, some are more quiet and most of them donate a lot of money.

Check out the list, who knows, maybe it will change how you will vote (I really hope it won’t though):

Republican Jewish Celebrities:

Jerry Bruckheimer

The producer behind “CSI,” “Beverly Hills Cop,” “Top Gun” and more has donated for the Bush, McCain and Romney campaigns

Sarah Michelle Gellar

“Buffy the Vampire Slayer” is a registered Republican

David Mamet

The Pulitzer Prize winning playwright has expressed his support for Sarah Palin in the past


Jackie Mason

The legendary Jewish comedian is a well known Republican and has recently expressed his support for Clint Eastwood’s chair act at the RNC.


Adam Sandler

Sandler performed at the 2004 RNC and in addition contributed to Rudy Giuliani’s bid for GOP presidential nomination in 2008.


Gene Simmons

The lead singer of “Kiss” is an outspoken critic of President Obama’s policies

Ben Stein

Did you know that the man behind the famous “Bueller?…Bueller?” quote was President Nixon’s speechwriter?


David Zucker

One half of the comedy filmmaker duo the Zucker Brothers is a Republican


Democrat Jewish Celebrities:

J.J. Abrams

The man who brought us “LOST” is a donor for the Dems


Jack Black

The “School of Rock” star considers himself “Democrat to the core”

Larry David

The neurotic creator of “Curb Your Enthusiasm” has been a critic of the Republican economy plans

Jake Gyllenhaal

The actor campaigned for John Kerry in 2004


Chelsea Handler

The comedian and talk show host recently donated $100,000 to an Obama SuperPAC


Dustin Hoffman

The “Midnight Cowboy” has identified as a liberal and Democrat


Scarlett Johansson

The popular actress was one of the speakers in this year’s DNC

Mila Kunis


The “Sexiest Woman Alive” criticized the GOP in a recent interview


Sarah Jessica Parker

The star of “Sex and the City” hosted a fundraising dinner for President Obama


Natalie Portman

Aleph’s mom campaigned for President Obama in Ohio


 Sarah Silverman


The Jewish comedian published numerous, umm, interesting pro-Obama videos throughout the 2008 and 2012 campaigns


Steven Spielberg

The legendary filmmaker is a major donor to the Democratic Party


Barbra Streisand

Babs recently posted a campaign video for President Obama


Independent Jewish Celebrities:

Roseanne Barr

The outspoken comedian is running for president as part of the Peace and Freedom Party. She is actually on the ballot in some states.


So were you surprised at all by the political affiliation of the Jewish celebrities? Let us know, and don’t forget to vote!


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