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  • Andrew Garfield ditches Oscars, ruins ‘Batkid’ segment

    Today in handsome Jews acting badly, actor Andrew Garfield has reportedly let down a 5-year-old cancer survivor. The “Spider-Man” star was supposed to take the stage at the Academy Awards on Sunday and introduce Miles “Batkid” Scott as “the world’s next superhero,” according to Mashable. In November the city of San Francisco, with the help…

  • Lena Dunham to write for Archie Comics

    Riverdale, get ready for a hipster invasion! “Girls” creator Lena Dunham is going to write a four-part story for Archie Comics. According to a press release, the story, to be published in 2015, will be about what happens when the eponymous redhead and his gang encounter a reality show filming in their town. “I was…

  • Watch: Idina Menzel sings ‘Let it Go’ with Jimmy Fallon and The Roots

    If you liked Idina Menzel (Travoltified name: Adele Mazeen) at the Oscars, you’ll love love love her on “The Tonight Show.” The “Frozen” star squeezed in next to host Jimmy Fallon and his resident band The Roots Monday night for what is definitely our all-time favorite version of the film’s hit song “Let it Go.”…

  • Scarlett Johansson is pregnant

    B’sha’ah tovah to Scarlett Johansson! The 29-year-old “Her” star, of recent SodaStream fame (or infamy, depending which side you’re on), is expecting her first child with French fiance Romain Dauriac, E! News reports. The couple, dating publicly since November 2012,  announced their engagement six months ago. Prior to this relationship, Johansson dated ad exec Nate Naylor for a year….

  • Top five Jewish moments from the 2014 Oscars

    The high ratio of Members of the Tribe in Hollywood makes the Academy Awards sort of an inherently Jew-y event. That said, from Holocaust survivors to Semitic songstresses, there were segments from Sunday night’s ceremony that certainly can be counted as overtly Jew-y. Five, to be exact. Check out our highlight reel. 1. By far the most…

  • Watch: Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore’s ‘Tonight Show’ duet

    In honor of their on-screen reunion in the upcoming film “Blended,” a very pregnant Drew Barrymore and an athletic pant-clad Adam Sandler sang a duet on “The Tonight Show” Wednesday. The legendary rom-com couple have been paired up previously in “The Wedding Singer” and “50 First Dates.” With host Jimmy Fallon on guitar, Barrymore and…

  • Jason Biggs and Jenny Mollen share son’s bris shots

    Mazel tov to Jason Biggs and his wife Jenny Mollen on the birth–and apparent circumcision–of their son Sid. On Tuesday Mollen posted shots to Instagram that seem to have been taken on or around the time of their newborn’s bris. “Today was not a good day to be Sid’s penis,” read one caption that bore…

  • J-Tweet of the Week: Seth Rogen calls out senators

    On Wedneday Seth Rogen went down to Capitol Hill to speak to a Senate committee about the impact Alzheimer’s has on families. Sadly, it was not exactly what you’d call a sold-out show. Rogen, whose mother-in-law suffers from the disease, Tweeted a photo of the empty room, along with the caption “All those empty seats…

  • Comedy Central renews ‘Broad City’

    Amy Poehler produces this comedy from Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer.

  • Watch: The late Harold Ramis talking creativity and Jews

    Ramis, the man behind “Ghostbusters” and “Caddyshack” died today at 69.