Jews in the News

Jews in the News: Josh Gad, Art Garfunkel and Andrew Garfield

At the Movies

“A Dog’s Journey” is a film sequel to hit 2017 film “A Dog’s Purpose.” Both are based on a series of novels that tell their story from the dog’s perspective. The novels/films center on a dog named Bailey who changes the lives of his human families. JOSH GAD, 38, …

Jews in the News: Chuck Lorre, Dave Franco and Billy Crystal

At the Movies: Con-Women and Elderly Cheerleaders

“The Hustle” stars Anne Hathaway and Rebel Wilson as female scam artists who team-up, in the words of the publicity release, “to take down the dirty rotten men who have wronged them.”  TIM BLAKE NELSON, 54, has a large supporting ro…

Jews in the News: Seth Rogen, Ed Asner and Aly Raisman

At the Movies: Romance and Snappy Seniors

Opening on May 3 is “Long Shot,” a romantic comedy/drama starring SETH ROGEN, 36, and Charlize Theron. Rogen plays Fred Flarsky, a brash reporter for a liberal alt-weekly. The job he loves disappears when a conservative media baron buys his pape…

Jews in the News: Scarlett Johansson, Zoe Levin and Jake Gyllenhaal

Avengers and Emily Dickinson

“Avengers: Endgame”, which opens on April 26, is a direct sequel to “Avengers: Infinity War” (2018).  In “Endgame”, the surviving members of the Avengers work to reverse the damage caused by Thanos in “Infinity War.” The Jewish cast members are …

Jews in the News: Emmet Cohen, Winona Ryder and Dan Robbins

All those Jewish Friends

“Verdon/Fosse”, an 8-episode FX series began airing on Tuesday, April 9. You can easily catch-up via repeat showings and/or on-demand. The series is about the relationship of Bob Fosse (1927-1987), the famous film and Broadway choreographer and director, and Gw…