jason alexander

  • Watch: ‘Seinfeld’ Super Bowl reunion

    The rumored Seinfeld reunion finally happened! Teased in a spot during the Super Bowl, Jerry Seinfeld’s latest episode of his web series “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” featured Seinfeld and Jason Alexander reprising their roles from the hit show. A decade and a half later, George is still just as easy to dislike, especially if… More ▸

  • Jewish celebrities react, debate in the wake of the Colorado theater shooting

    The horrific massacre early Friday in the Aurora, Colo. movie theater during the premiere screening of “The Dark Knight Rises” at midnight drew a lot of emotions and opinions from the American people, with Twitter being the main stage of expression. Jewish celebrities and lawmakers were also among the commentators. While some shared their feelings about the tragic event, other added their personal opinions regarding the hot topic of gun control. Here are some of the main tweets:
    Some celebrities shared their thoughts and prayers: More ▸

  • Weekly Sizzle time!

    Each week, 6 Degrees No Bacon, the Jewish celebrity blog, brings you the Weekly Sizzle, the five most interesting Jewish celebrity stories brought to you by our devoted correspondents. This week’s stories: 1.By restricting Cohen, Academy continues to suck the fun out of the Oscars. 2. Jason Alexander not happy with Romney’s flubbed ‘Seinfeld’ reference 3.  Adam… More ▸

  • Jason Alexander not happy with Romney’s flubbed ‘Seinfeld’ reference

    In Last night’s GOP debate in Mesa, Ariz., presidential hopeful Mitt Romney spiced things up by adding a quote from the popular show “Seinfeld.” While the crowds applauded him at the end of a short statement, Romney chuckled and said: “As George Costanza would say, ‘When they’re applauding, stop.’” Apparently Romney got himself into a double… More ▸

  • Introducing the Weekly Sizzle!

    Were you sleeping the whole week and missed all the good Jewish celebrity stories? Are you afraid to ask your friends what the stories were because they might realize you care about Jewish gossip more than, let’s say, politics? Well worry no more! 6 Degrees No Bacon is introducing The Weekly Sizzle! , a video… More ▸

  • Jason Alexander in Israel: The interview!

    JTA’s Ben Harris interviewed Jason Alexander about his experience in Israel:
    When Shimon Peres asked Jason Alexander if he could call him as George, it seemed like a textbook example of Israeli chutzpah directness. But Peres actually deserves some credit. At least he had the decency to ask.
    “Most people don’t ask, they just call me George,” Alexander told JTA . “They actually think that’s my name. That line between fantasy and reality gets blurred. “
    There were several such moments during Alexander’s four-day trip to the Holy Land last week as part of a delegation from One Voice, a New York-based organization aimed at empowering moderates in the Middle East to pressure their leaders into accepting a two-state solution. Alexander was in the region to lend his celebrity to Israeli and Palestinian grassroots efforts toward a resolution. But media outlets in Israel and around the world appeared more interested in the “Seinfeld” star than in peacemaking.
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