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  • Barbara Walters returns to The View

    Welcome back, Barbara! After taking time off since January to get over the chicken pox, Jewish TV personality Barbara Walters finally returned to her ABC morning show, “The View.” “Today after a lot of scratching and rest, I am fine and I am healthy,” Walters said this morning, showing her scars off to the audience….

  • Drake makes it rain money at Charlotte strip club

    Umm, this is a bit excessive.
    Jewish Canadian hip hop artist Drake appeared at a strip club in Charlotte, NC over the weekend, and made it rain- literally- with cash.
    He showed up with a cardboard box filled with bricks of cash, and tossed some $50,000 worth of singles at the dancers, according to TMZ. Pal rapper Bleu Davinci allegedly chipped in to the night’s fun with $25,000.
    We’re not sure where the spontaneous generosity is coming from, but maybe this is Drake’s way of mourning Rihanna’s recent PDA with Chris Brown? Or maybe he’s really mad Steven Spielberg was snubbed at the Oscars and decided to unleash through Benjamins. We’ll never know.

  • Girl in red coat from “Schindler’s List” says role traumatized her

    Oliwia Dabrowska, a 24-year-old Polish actress, played the infamous role of the “girl in the red coat” from Steven Spielberg’s award-winning Holocaust film, “Schindler’s List.” The film is about Oskar Schindler, and his decision to save some 1,000 Jews from the Nazis by employing them in his factory. The little girl’s red coat is perhaps the…

  • Marc Anthony scores a Jewish JLo

    She’s no Jenny from the Block but she kinda looks like Jennifer Lopez, and is Jewish too. Two years after filing for divorce, Marc Anthony has himself a new girl, and if since he can’t have JLo, he’s found JewLo (hat tip to Times of Israel). The 44-year-old salsa artist is dating Chloe Green, the 21-year-old daughter…

  • Paul Rudd resurrects “Anchorman” mustache

    Welcome back Brian Fantana! “Anchorman” actor Paul Rudd appeared on The Today Show this morning, sporting his mustache best associated with his character from the film, Brian. Rudd was promoting his new movie, “Admission,” which he stars in alongside Tina Fey. He acknowledged the facial hair, which is presumably helping him getting in character for the…

  • Mila Kunis says no to “Fifty Shades of Grey” film

    Someone had to kill the gossip, and it was none other than Mila Kunis herself. Endless rumors have been circulating that the hotness Ukrainian Jewish actress Kunis will play the protagonist, Anastacia Steele, in the upcoming film “Fifty Shades of Grey,” which is based on the mommy-porn book. At a press conference for her upcoming film, “Oz, the…

  • James Franco gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

    Check this one off his resume. James Franco is getting his name added to the star-studded sidewalk in Hollywood, CA, alongside major stars like James Cameron, Marilyn Monroe, and Michael Jackson. “We are proud to honor actor James Franco with a star on the Walk of Fame,” Ana Martinez, producer of the Hollywood Walk of…

  • Diane von Furstenberg, fashion icon and Holocaust museum supporter

    Diane von Furstenberg, the daughter of a Holocaust survivor, says she is “incredibly proud” of her involvement from the beginning with the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum.

  • Lena Dunham on Purim, Jew Jokes, and her favorite Jewish things

    Lena Dunham was the queen of last night’s Jewish Museum Purim Ball at the Park Avenue Armory in Manhattan, delivering the night’s spiel from the perspective of her six-year-old self. “Welcome to my bat mitzvah,” Dunham greeted the crowd of some 950 people. “If anything I say offends you, please don’t fucking tweet it. It’s…

  • Steven Spielberg named 2013 Cannes Film Festival jury president

    He certainly was snubbed at the Oscars for missing the Best Director award, but perhaps this will serve as some sort of constellation prize: Jewish director Steven Spielberg has been tapped to lead the jury for the 2013 Cannes Film Festival this May in France. Spielberg called his selection an “honor and a privilege,” according to a statement…