Matt Lucas

by follers on August 4, 2014

Birth Name: Matthew Richard Lucas

Place of Birth: Paddington, London, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 5 March, 1974

Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish

Matt Lucas is a British actor, comedian, screenwriter, and singer. His father’s family were Eastern European Jews. His mother’s family were German Jews.

Matt’s paternal grandparents were Harry Lucas and Fanny/Fay Lischinsky (the daughter of Solomon Lischinsky and Pesia Malkah “Millie” Koffman). Fanny was born in London, to Jewish parents from Russia/Poland. Pesia was the daughter of Jacob Lewis Koffman and Chaye/Chaie Rochl.

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{ 3 comments… read them below or add one }

neiltennant August 8, 2015 at 9:27 am


he is half Ashkenazi Jewish and his father is British

therefore he looks British

follers August 8, 2015 at 1:00 pm

No, his father is Jewish, too. You need to practice reading comprehension (“Matt’s paternal grandmother”).

But thanks for the equation.

Capricious April 2, 2015 at 8:29 pm

Upload his picture.

He looks very English to me, as he’s very pale.

Funny guy though (Little Britain)! Makes good comedy.

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