Watch Yair Lapid in an Israeli Rom Com
The Yesh Atid party leader shows his acting chops in a film from the nineties
January 23, 2013
Although he’s been compared to Barack Obama, Yair Lapid also has, as it turns out, quite a bit in common with Ronald Reagan: a full head of hair, a knack for bumping incumbent parties out of the way, and, of course, enough charisma to win, in this case, 19 seats.
Check him (and his laughably-over-the-top acting) in this 90’s Israeli romantic comedy, Shirat HaSirena:
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