Lou Charloff, "Herschel the Magnificent Jew"

Lou Charloff was born in Romania and moved to New York (specifically, the Bronx) when he was two years old. He speaks five languages and served as an interpreter for the military government of occupied Germany after World War II. Four years ago, he decided to try his hand at stand-up comedy in Los Angeles, making him, simultaneously, one of the oldest and one of the newest comics in the business.

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Old Jews Telling Jokes

Risqué jokes from a bygone era, delivered by a generation that loves to tell them. . . in private. Directed by Sam Hoffman.