Celebrity marriage in Israel

Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 12:00am


It's rare to hear a good news story involving Muslims and Jews in Israel. But, two celebrities just tied the knot in Israel. Wednesday’s nuptials of Lucy Aharish, a Muslim anchor on a top Hebrew news show, and Tzachi Halevi, an Arabic-fluent Jewish actor, followed a four-year romance that, friends said, they had kept secret to avoid falling foul of cultural sensitivities.