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  • Gwyneth Paltrow pays tribute to Cory Monteith

    The latest celebrity to speak out about “Glee” actor Cory Monteith, who died unexpectedly on Saturday at the age of 31, is Jewish actress Gwyneth Paltrow. Paltrow, who guest-starred on “Glee” as a substitute teacher, released a statement Sunday with condolences for those who worked alongside Monteith on the hit show—especially real-life girlfriend Lea Michele…. More ▸

  • Lea Michele asks for privacy after boyfriend Cory Monteith’s death

    In the wake of her boyfriend Cory Monteith’s tragic death, Lea Michele has released a statement requesting to be left alone. “We ask that everyone kindly respect Lea’s privacy during this devastating time,” a rep for the actress told People. The Jewish “Glee” star, 26, was in Mexico when she learned that Monteith was found… More ▸

  • Nine Types of Jewish Dads on TV

    This week we salute you, the Jewish father.
    Why? Well first of all, because this Sunday is Father’s Day, and secondly because we usually pay more attention to Jewish moms, that we often forget how great Jewish dads are.
    They are so great, that unlike most Jewish mothers who are very similar in their television portrayal, the TV Jewish fathers are so different from one another, so we decided to name nine of our favorite types of Jewish dads on TV.
    1. The Workaholic Dad – Ari Gold (“Entourage”)
     
    He’s married to his work and the actors he represents are his actual children. We know it, Ari Gold knows it and his family knows it. The world’s most notorious movie agent (Jeremy Piven) has the ability to make television explode from over-bleeping. Ari is a devoted Jew… when it doesn’t conflict with his work (he escaped Yom Kippur services to try and seal Vincent a lead role in the movie “Medellin”) and is also an over-protective father. In fact, he is so over-protective that when his daughter Sarah begins to like child actor Max Ballard, Ari sends him to Kazakhstan to shoot a new movie to keep him away from his daughter. More ▸

  • Lea Michele hurt by ‘Modern Family’ actress comments

    Remember the Emmys?  Yeah that award show that was pretty much a real-life ad for Modern Family? Well, it seems like Sarah Hyland, who plays troubled teen Haley Dunphy on the hilarious ABC sitcom, didn’t have to win an Emmy to create headlines, all she had to do was make fun of the red dress… More ▸

  • Feud alert: Jonah Hill vs. Matthew Morrison

    Jonah Hill, who was on Late Night to promote his new film, Moneyball, told Jimmy Fallon (and the rest of the country) about his beef with Glee actor Matthew Morrison (aka Mr. Schuester). Both actors were at the same “douchey” Hollywood party when he tried to eavesdrop on a conversation between Morrison and that Gossip… More ▸

  • Expect an Idina Menzel/Lea Michele duet on ‘Glee’

    Idina Menzel, who has a recurring role as the biological mother of Lea Michele’s character on Glee, told E! Online that the two will be performing a mother-daughter duet together during the third season of the hit FOX show, which will start next month. Menzel also said that she will be appearing in at least eight… More ▸

  • Lea Michele: ‘They told me to get a nose job, I proved them wrong!’

    Lea Michele has been in the news lately, mostly because of her unclear future with the popular show Glee. Since she became a public figure, there were many talks about her very, umm, stereotypical features. It wasn’t a big surprise when Michele told Harper’s Bazaar how her looks held her back in the past. Michele said: “How… More ▸

  • Dianna Agron flaunts it

    It’s out of the cheerleading uniform and into a sequined body suit and heavy eye makeup for Glee’s Dianna Agron in a photo spread for “Flaunt Magazine” where she shows her “serious” and “sophisticated” side to Hollywood casting directors. Oh, and she also got a haircut. Agron is best known for her character “Quinn Fabray”… More ▸

  • Emmy nominations 2011: The chosen were barely chosen

    The nominations for the 63rd annual Primetime Emmy Awards were published earlier today and the industry’s finest Jewish actors and actresses were mostly left out. The only actress of Jewish decent who was nominated for a major award was Julianna Marguiles, for her work in “The Good Wife.” It’s not like there were a bunch… More ▸