Jews in the News

Jews in the News: Wyatt Russell, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Woody Allen

Jews in the News Posted by Nate Bloom   Halloween-y Stuff   If and when your kids, grandkids, or friends come home laden down with Halloween candy—you’ll no doubt find a few Tootsie rolls in their haul. The candy was named, in 1896, for CLARA “Tootsie” HIRSHFELD, the (then)…

Jews in the News: Ansel Elgort, Scarlett Johansson and Darren Aronfosky

Jews in the News Posted by Nate Bloom   At the Movies   “Carrie”, which opens on Friday, Oct. 18, is the third film production of the Stephen King horror novel about a teen girl with telekinetic powers. The 1976 film version, which most have seen, starred Sissy Spacek as Carrie…

Jews in the News: Natalie Portman, Ed Asner and Woody Allen

Jews in the News Posted by Nate Bloom Portman Goes to Shul with "Baby"NATALIE PORTMAN, 32, who has just started directing a film in Israel based on a novel by AMOS OZ, gave a wide-ranging interview to the November (2013), British version of "Elle". One interesting part came as she…

Jews in the News:Sarah Michelle Gellar, Julianne Margulies and Jake Gyllenh

Jews in the News Posted by Nate Bloom More New Season TV HebrewsCBS: “The Crazy Ones”. I previously wrote that this CBS series about an ad agency, that began on Sept. 26, co-stars Robin Williams and SARAH MICHELLE GELLAR, 36, as a father and daughter who run an ad agency.  I also…

Jews in the News: Ginnifer Goodwin, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Scarlett Johan

Jews in the News Posted by Nate Bloom   More New TV Shows and More Jewish Actors   The ABC series, “Once Upon a Time in Wonderland,” is a fantasy/drama and, as you might have guessed, it is a spin-off of the hit series, “Once Upon a Time” that began in 2011 and stars…