He played Tevye in Jerry Bock and Joseph Stein's musical "Fiddler on the Roof" at Her Majesty's Theatre in London, England with Miriam Karlin, Paul Whitsun-Jones, Cynthia Grenville, Sandor Eles, Rosemary Nicols, Dilys Watling, George Little, Jonathan Lynn, Caryl Little, Tony Sympson, Derek Birch, Terence Soall, and Brian ...
Chaim Topol | Haim Topol | Haym Topol
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Anyone who ever plays Tevye should be thankful to Zero Mostel
. He gave us all room and I know I wouldn't have done the movie without the advantage of a year's rehearsal on stage.
Before the 1971 film version, Topol had played Tevye in over 400 performances in London. Since the film's release, he has played the milkman over 2,000 times in places from United States and Canada, to Europe, Japan, and Australia.