Anat Atzmon ענת עצמון
Born: November 27th, 1958, Tel Aviv, Israel
Anat Atzmon is a famous actress and singer and comes from a family with experience in the entertainment business. After studying at the Ironi Alef high school, Anat enrolled in the Israeli Army where she appeared in many theatre productions.
Her screen debut was in Lemon Popsicle. Starring as Niki, the new girl in town who Benji is in love with from the moment he first see’s her at the diner, but she is wooed by Bobby.
Following Lemon Popsicle, Anat appeared in further film roles and later went on to participate in the preliminary tournament for the Eurovision song contest twice with the songs “Bahalom” (in the dream) finishing 3rd in 1989 and “Hatikva” (the hope) finishing 2nd in 1992.
She has since continued to appear in movies, TV shows, and stage productions at Israel’s Yiddish theatre, and was married to actor Dan Tourgeman (the leader of the bikers in Summertime Blues) for a number of years before divorcing in 2003.
- Lemon Popsicle (1978)