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Ervinka (as Haim Topol)
Sallah Shabati (as Haym Topol)
Chaim Topol | Haim Topol | Haym Topol
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
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.
Although just known by his surname of Topol his christian name is Chaim which is pronounced as Hyam and means life while Topol means tree. so literally his name means 'tree of life.