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  • Entourage to hit the big screen

    The antics of Ari Gold lives on. Warner Brothers studios has finally okay-ed a movie adaption of the HBO hit show “Entourage,” Deadline confirms. The movie will be directed by original screenwriter Doug Ellin, who was the executive producer of the show alongside Mark Wahlberg and Stephen Levinson. The show is still working out deals with… More ▸

  • Babs will sing at the Oscars

    Hello Dolly! Barbra Streisand will perform at this year’s Academy Awards, Oscar producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron revealed in a news release today. “In an evening that celebrates the artistry of movies and music, how could the telecast be complete without Barbra Streisand?” the producers wrote in the statement. “We are honored that she has agreed… More ▸

  • Max Greenfield shows Fallon photos from his SNL bar mitzvah

    Max Greenfield, the stud who plays Schmidt in FOX’s “The New Girl,” sat down with Jimmy Fallon last night to discuss his Emmy nomination and his SNL-themed Bar Mitzvah. Greenfield’s mom was the first person he called after he was nominated for a Golden Globe as a Supporting Actor, and when she heard Green was up… More ▸

  • James Franco’s Bubby coming to the big screen

      He’s quite the family man. Actor-turned-everything-else James Franco, who is starring in the upcoming film “Oz: The Great and Powerful,” landed a role for his grandmother, Mitzie Verne, in the March 2013 movie. Franco was granted permission from his producers for his grandmother to make a special appearance at the end of the film, which is… More ▸

  • Natalie Portman is moving to Paris

    Benjamin Millipied, husband to Natalie Portman and papa to baby Aleph, has been appointed as the new director of the Paris Opera Ballet, the New York Times reports, and he’s taking his family with him! Millipied was the mastermind choreographer behind Portman’s hit film “Black Swan,” and won the heart of our the Jewish actress during… More ▸

  • Awkward photos of Jewish celebs surface on Internet

    Even the best looking people in Hollywood went through an awkward stage. New York Magazine got their hands on high school portraits of some celebrities, and some of the photos are just as awkward as mine and yours. Here are some throwback shots of our favorite Jewish celebrities: Anthony Weiner   James Franco   Mila… More ▸

  • James Franco wrote a really strange poem for Obama’s inauguration

    James Franco, the man who does everything, had nothing better to do over the weekend than write a poem for President Obama, and the piece of literature is unintentionally hilarious.
    Just ahead of the release of his new poetry book next year, “Directing Herbert White,” the Hollywood Talent was commissioned by Yahoo! News to write a poem for Obama’s ceremony. The poem, titled “Obama in Ashville” doesn’t rhyme and isn’t particularly clever, but it features lines like, “finally, I got to shake his hand, he knew me from Spider-Man” and “I went to class and then the little burrito place where they know me.”
    A video of Franco reciting his poem hit the internet shortly after he wrote the poem, where he’s filmed rambling off the poem in a dull voice, perhaps equally unimpressed with his linear attempts.
    Here’s a full text of the poem: More ▸

  • Seth Rogan stars as Mindy Kaling’s childhood Jewish boyfriend

      If there is anyone who fits the role of a summer love at Jewish camp, its Seth Rogan. The “Knocked Up” actor is set to guest-star as Mindy Kaling’s childhood sweetheart from Jewish camp in Fox’s “The Mindy Project,” the network announced today. In an upcoming episode, titled “The One That Got Away,” and… 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 Refaeli will join race car driver Danica Patrick, according to an announcement made by Go Daddy earlier today. However, for… More ▸

  • No baby fever for ScarJo any time soon

    Don’t expect Scarlett Johansson to fulfill the role of nice Jewish mother any time soon: the bombshell actress recently revealed that having kids is not exactly on the top of her priority list. ScarJo graces the cover of the February issue of Elle, and since the story follows her ex husband, Ryan Reynolds’ recent marriage to Blake Lively, and comes… More ▸