The Jewish actor chats with Alma about everything from Jewish jewelry to his friendship with Jason Sudeikis.
Eight have come in swimming.
The Jewish actor is apparently a big Schwartzman fan and stayed to watch the Jewish star finish his match at 1 a.m.
He beat world No. 1 and defending gold medal champion Peter Rosenmeier of Denmark, 3-0.
The 21-year-old from the Haifa District set a new world record in the men’s 200-meter individual medley (SM7) category.
Team Israel is sending 33 athletes to compete in 11 sports. But there are other notable Jewish competitors as well.
Bird, who also holds Israeli citizenship in a basketball-motivated decision, is one of the most decorated Jewish athletes of all time.
Klineman, 31, switched her sport from indoor volleyball after not making the Olympic team in 2016.
Jacoby’s underdog status, as the first-ever Olympic swimmer from Alaska, may have left Jewish viewers scratching their heads.
Fox, whose parents are both Olympic medalists in kayaking, had been favored to win. She has another chance for a gold this week.