Strauss (front, left) as McMurphy in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, 2012.
Zohar Zalman Strauss (born 4 March 1972 in Haifa) is an Israeli theater, film and television actor. Strauss won the Ophir Award for Best Supporting Actor in 2009 for his performance in the film Lebanon. He was nominated for the same prize in 2006 and 2012, in recognition of his roles in Things Behind the Sun and Magic Men. He also won the ASSITEJ-Israel Award for Best Actor for the 2009/10 theater season, and the Award for Best Actor in the 2009 Jerusalem Film Festival for his appearance in Eyes Wide Open.