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Tovah Feldshuh

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Portrays: Naomi BunchShow debut: "Josh Just Happens to Live Here!"
Family: Andrew Harris Levy (husband), Garson (son), Amanda (daughter) Other work: "The Walking Dead"


I’m in a series now called Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, I play the mother of the crazy ex-girlfriend, it’s a musical comedy, I get to sing a five page solo called "Where's the Bathroom?"
— Tovah Feldshuh, THE GCE interview

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Tovah Feldshuh

Tovah Feldshuh (birth name Terri Sue Feldshuh) is an American singer and actress of the stage and screen. She was born on December 27, 1952 in New York City to Jewish parents Lillian (née Kaplan) and Sidney Feldshuh. She has a brother David Feldshuh is the Pulitzer Prize-nominated playwright of "Miss Evers' Boys". She was raised in Scarsdale, New York, in Westchester County. After graduating from Sarah Lawrence College her stage career began at the Guthrie Theater where she was awarded the McKnight Fellowship in Acting. She went to star on Broadway for several decades and was nominated for four Tony Award. During this time she married New York attorney Andrew Harris Levy in 1977 and had children Garson (now an economist) and Amanda ( an M.I.T. Graduate). Her work on film includes such movies as "A Walk on the Moon" and "She's Funny That Way". Feldshuh has also appeared on television notably receiving two Emmy Award nominations for "Holocaust" and "Law & Order". Possibly her best known role to date is as Deanna Monroe on AMC's television adaptation of "The Walking Dead". She currently has the recurring role of Naomi Bunch on The CW musical comedy "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend".



Year Title Role Notes
1978 Nunzio Michelle
1980 The Idolmaker" Brenda Roberts
1981 Cheaper to Keep Her" K. D. Locke
1983 Daniel" Linda Mindish
1984 An All Consuming Passion Vivian Palmer Video
1985 Brewster's Millions" Marilyn
1985 Silver Bullet" Older Jane's voice
1988 The Blue Iguana" Detective Vera Quinn
1991 Saying Kaddish
1991 En dag i oktober Emma Kublitz
1995 The Real Shlemiel" Voices
1995 Trouble Goldie Short
1995 Comfortably Numb" Victoria Stevens
1997 Hudson River Blues" Charlotte
1998 Montana" Greta
1998 Charlie Hoboken Angie Cedars
1999 A Walk on the Moon" Lillian Kantrowitz
1999 The Corruptor" Margaret Wheeler
2000 Happy Accidents" Lillian Weaver
2001 The Believer" Woman in Shul
2001 Kissing Jessica Stein" Judy Stein Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture
2001 Friends & Family" Alma Jennings
2001 Old Love Ethel Brockeles Short
2001 The 3 Little Wolfs Sarah Wolf
2002 Noon Blue Apples Sponge-Brush Woman
2002 The End of the Bar Mrs. Garner
2004 The Tollbooth" Ruthie Cohen Method Fest Independent Film Festival - Best Supporting Actress
2005 '"Alchemy" Senior Editor
2005 Life on the Ledge Mother
2005 The Reality Trap Irina Bolton
2006 Just My Luck" Madame Z
2006 Lady in the Water" Mrs. Bubchik
2006 "O Jerusalem" Golda Meir
2007 The Shallow End of the Ocean Jason's Mother Short
2007 Love Comes Lately" Ethel
2007 Love Life" Hannah
2008 Eavesdrop Susie
2008 A House Divided Rebecca Meir
2008 Goyband" Leah
2009 Acts of Mercy Nurse Ruth Baker
2010 A Buddy Story" Buddy's Mom
2010 Ten Stories Tall Grace Parker
2010 Heterosexuals Remy
2012 All the Broken Pieces Grandmother Short
2014 A Little Game Blackstone Head of School
2014 Glinda Glinda Short
2014 The Hyperglot Elaine Short
2015 Angelica" Nora
2015 She's Funny That Way" Miriam
TBA Unreachable by Conventional Means David's Mom


Year Title Role Notes
1973 Scream, Pretty Peggy" Agnes Thornton TV Movie
1976 Ryan's Hope" Martha McKee 12 Episodes
1976 Gibbsville" Carole Episode: "Trapped"
1976 Serpico" Erica Molinas Episode: "Rapid Fire"
1977 Family" Susan Bowers Episode: "Mirror, Mirror on the Wall..."
1977 The Bob Newhart Show" Veronica Kidd Episode: "The Heartbreak Kidd"
1977 Barnaby Jones" Laura Woods Episode: "Circle of Treachery"
1977 The Amazing Howard Hughes" Katharine Hepburn TV Movie
1977 The World of Darkness Clara Sanford TV Movie
1977 The Love Boat" Susan Ridley 1 Episode
1978 Holocaust" Helena Slomova 4 Episodes
1978 Once Upon a Classic" Sandy Episode: "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court"
1978 Terror Out of the Sky Jeannie Devereux TV Movie
1979 The Triangle Factory Fire Scandal" Florence TV Movie
1979 Beggarman, Thief Monika Wolner TV Movie
1980 The Women's Room" Iso TV Movie
1980 Murder Ink Laura Ireland
1984 Airwolf" Sarah Lebow Episode: "Fight Like a Dove"
1984 The Love Boat" Margo Bush 1 Episode
1985 "The Equalizer" Samantha Page Episode: "Desperately"
1987 Mariah Deena Hertz 7 Episodes
1987 L.A. Law" Lynn Palmer 2 Episodes
1990 ABC Afterschool Specials" Mrs. Carr Episode: "All That Glitters"
1991 Against the Law" Connor Episode: "Evil Conduct"
1991–07 Law & Order" Danielle Melnick 13 Episodes
1992 Lifestories: Families in Crisis" 1 Episode
1992 Citizen Cohn" Iva Schlesinger TV Movie
1992 CBS Schoolbreak Special" Denise Warshak Episode: "Sexual Considerations"
1993 TriBeCa" Sheila Goldberg Episode: "The Loft"
1994 The Cosby Mysteries" Rose Episode: "Home, Street Home"
1995 Love and Betrayal: The Mia Farrow Story Eleanor Alter TV Movie
1997 All My Children" Lila Stevenson 2 Episodes
1998 A Will of their Own" Mrs. Rubenstein 1 Episode
1999 "Cosby" Episode: "There's Something About Hilton"
2002 The Education of Max Bickford" Sharon Bickford 2 Episodes
2003 Queens Supreme" Marie Episode: "Flawed Heroes"
2003 The Harriman Alaska Expedition Retraced Narrator TV Movie Documentary
2006 Crossing Jordan" Mrs. Elaine Brandau 3 Episodes
2010 Ugly Betty" Mrs. Varner Episode: "Blackout!
2010 The Good Wife" Lena Episode: "Doubt"
2011 Law & Order: Criminal Intent" Danielle Melnick Episode: "To the Boy in the Blue Knit Cap"
2012 Beautiful People Lynch TV Movie
2012 Covert Affairs" Rivka Singer 2 Episodes
2015 Blue Bloods" Sylvia Hayden Episode: "Bad Company"
2015 Flesh and Bone" Ivana 6 Episodes
2015–16 The Walking Dead" Deanna Monroe Season 5 (Recurring role; 5 episodes)
Season 6 (Main role; 6 episodes)
2015–present Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Naomi Bunch


Year(s) Title Role

Aug 09, 2013 - Aug 11, 2013
Aug 20, 2013 - Aug 25, 2013
Sep 24, 2013 - Jan 19, 2014

Pippin Berthe
Mar 29, 2009 - Jun 28, 2009 "Irena's Vow" Irena Gut Opdyke
Oct 15, 2003 - Jan 02, 2005 "Golda's Balcony" Golda Meir
Mar 02, 1989 - Apr 22, 1990 "Lend Me a Tenor" Maria
Jan 11, 1979 - Jun 17, 1979 "Saravá" Flor
Oct 23, 1975 - May 02, 1976 "Yentl" Yentl
May 13, 1975 - Aug 16, 1975 "Rodgers & Hart" Performer
Oct 17, 1974 - Oct 26, 1974 "Dreyfus in Rehearsal" Myriam
May 13, 1973 - Jun 23, 1973 Cyrano Foodseller, Nuns
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Rachel Bloom ("Rebecca Bunch") 🎈 Donna Lynne Champlin ("Paula Proctor") 🎈 Vincent Rodriguez III ("Josh Chan")
Santino Fontana/Skylar Astin ("Greg Serrano") 🎈 Pete Gardner ("Darryl Whitefeather") 🎈 Vella Lovell ("Heather Davis")
Gabrielle Ruiz ("Valencia Perez") 🎈 Scott Michael Foster ("Nathaniel") 🎈 David Hull ("White Josh")

Rene Gube ("Father Brah") 🎈 Erick Lopez ("Hector") 🎈 Ava Acres ("Young Rebecca")
Gina Gallego ("Mrs.Hernandez") 🎈 Danny Jolles ("George”) 🎈 Amy Hill ("Lourdes Chan")
Tess Paras ("Jayma Epstein") 🎈 Coryn Mabalot ("Jastinity Chan") 🎈 Stephnie Weir ("Karen")
Michael Hyatt ("Dr. Noelle Akopian") 🎈 Jacob Guenther ("Chris") 🎈 Michael McMillian ("Tim")
Eugene Cordero ("Alex") 🎈 Paul Welsh ("Trent Maddock") 🎈 Parvesh Cheena ("Sunil Odhav")
Robin Thomas ("Marco Serrano") 🎈 Esther Povitsky ("Maya") 🎈 Olivia Edward ("Madison Whitefeather")
Burl Moseley ("Jim Kittsworth")


Tovah Feldshuh ("Naomi Bunch") 🎈 Briga Heelan ("Connie Cavanagh") 🎈 Nipsey Hussle
Brittany Snow ("Anna Hicks") 🎈 Rachel Grate ("Audra Levine") 🎈 Andrew Arrow ("Hank")
Patti LuPone ("Rabbi Shari") 🎈 Lea Salonga ("Tita Myrna)" 🎈 Grant Rosenmeyer ("Jason")
Jayden Lund ("Guardrail") 🎈 Thor Knai (“Xander”) 🎈 John Allen Nelson ("Silas Bunch")
Britney Young ("Nicky") 🎈 Dr.Phil