American actor and educator who was best known for his roles in 27 Dresses and Holy Rollers. He also appeared in Tickling Leo, which starred Eli Wallach.
He spent decades working for the New York City school system as an educator and administrator, and he was known for his ability to turn failing schools into successful ones.
He starred in the short film, Shlomo Pussycat, which was accepted into over a dozen films festivals internationally.
He had two children.
He acted alongside Jesse Eisenberg in the 2010 Sundance hit film, Holy Rollers.