Jews in the News

Jews in the News: Norman Lear, Andy Samberg and Audrey Lederer Wells

The Most Complete Jewish Guide to the 2021 Golden Globes

The Golden Globe awards, for excellence in TV and film, will be awarded on Sunday, Feb. 28 (Live. Starts 8PM).  Due to the pandemic, the Globes will be a virtual event.  NORMAN LEAR, 98, the creator of many great TV shows, including…

Jews in the News: Rashida Jones, 24kGoldn and Stephen Fry

Black & Jewish Celebs Ally; Rashida's Miracle, UK Gays, and Ella Ain’t

Hulu is hosting a live virtual concert featuring five African-American music stars on Feb. 18 at 8 PM. (Also available, free, on the Hulu Youtube Channel through Mar. 18) One of the performers is hot rapper 24KGoldn, 2…

Jews in the News: Andy Jassy, Michael Cudlitz and Azazel Jacobs

Gal Gadot isn’t the Only Jewish “Top Amazon” and Much More

On Feb. 2, it was announced that Jeff Bezos would step down as CEO of Amazon sometime in the third quarter of 2021. He would “transition” into the role of executive chairman. His replacement as CEO will be ANDY JASSY, 53. …

Jews in the News: Dan Levy, Adam Goldberg and Sam Levinson

A Superbowl, a Levy, a Queen, and Another Rising Levinson

The 55th Super Bowl will be played on Sunday, Feb. 7 (CBS, starts at 6:30PM). The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will face the Kansas City Chiefs. The "Bucs" are owned by GLAZER family and the Bucs' roster includes left guard ALEXANDER "Ali" M…

Jews in the News: Ben Stiller, Neil Diamond and Paymon Simoni

Two New (!) Movies, Diamond Shines at 80, and Dr. Simoni

“Locked Down”, a new comedy/drama film, began streaming on HBO Max on Jan. 14. The film has got decidedly mixed reviews, but most praise the chemistry between the lead actors. Here’s the basic plot: Linda (Anne Hathaway), a fash…