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Henry Winkler On The Fonz: 'Happy Days' Actor Opens Up About His Motorcycle Skills

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Attention, Fonzie fans: Henry Winkler does not ride a motorcycle.

While on NBC's Extra, the "Happy Days" actor admitted that the question he gets asked most often is whether he rides a motorcycle.

The answer is that this short Jew does not know how to ride a motorcycle!" Winkler joked. "I think it is in the Torah to not ride a motorcyle!"

Winkler is well known for the role of Fonzie, a leather-clad auto mechanic on the 1970s series "Happy Days."

He may not be riding a motorcycle around town, but Winkler's hardly been out of the spotlight in the past few years. Not only is he an "Arrested Development" favorite, but he's had a roles on USA's "Royal Pains" and "Children's Hospital."

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