Nehemiah Persoff

Biography: He trained with Stella Adler and at the Actors Studio, then debuted off-Broadway in 1940. He remained primarily a stage actor for some time, appearing in one film in 1948; after 1954 he began frequently appearing in character roles onscreen, often cast as a heavy.

Nehemiah Persoff's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 62
Highest Metascore: 98 Some Like It Hot
Lowest Metascore: 38 An American Tail
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 5
  2. Negative: 1 out of 5
5 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
53 Twins Dec 9, 1988 Mitchell Traven 8.7
38 An American Tail Nov 21, 1986 Papa Mousekewitz / Papa Mousekewitz 6.7
68 Yentl Jan 6, 1984 Reb Mendel 'Papa' tbd
55 The Comancheros Nov 1, 1961 Graile tbd
98 Some Like It Hot Mar 29, 1959 Little Bonaparte / Little Bonaparte tbd