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  • Scarlett Johansson to star in SodaStream’s Super Bowl ad

    Scarlett Johansson, faceless in the movie “Her,” has just landed a gig as the face of an Israeli company. According to The New York Times, the Jewish actress has been chosen as SodaStream’s “Global Spokesperson” and will star in its upcoming Super Bowl ad. In the commercial, airing during the fourth quarter of the Super… More ▸

  • “Arrested Development” character posters promote new season

    Our most favorite insane, neurotic Jewish family of all time is back…almost. Sadly we won’t be able to enjoy the Bluths again until May 26th when the new episodes begin airing on Netflix. Until then, we can be teased by these just-released posters, which give us tiny hits as to how the characters have changed… More ▸

  • The Jewish ads of Super Bowl XLVII

    Last night’s thrilling Super Bowl didn’t exactly feature anything Jewish (unless you count the third quarter blackout as a homage to the Plague of Darkness), but there was a pretty respectable presence of Jews and Israelis throughout the night, and in case you actually went to the bathroom during commercial breaks (who does that? that’s what the game is for), here they are:
    1. Bar Refaeli kissing a nerd for GoDaddy
    A lot was said about this commercial, titled “Perfect Match” for domain company GoDaddy. The lucky nerd is Jesse Heiman, better known for his roles in “American Pie 2″ and “Old School.” It took Heiman and Israeli supermodel Refaeli 45 times until they got the kiss right. More ▸

  • Bar Refaeli is the next Super Bowl Go Daddy Girl

    Who says an Israeli will never make it to the Superbowl (or the NFL, for that matter)? Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli is set to appear in the notoriously racy Super Bowl ad spot of the internet domain company GoDaddy.com. Refaeli will join race car driver Danica Patrick, according to an announcement made by Go Daddy earlier today. However, for… More ▸