Josh Gad

  • Zach Braff at Sundance: ‘Wish I Was Here’

    “Wish I Was Here,” Zach Braff’s Kickstarter-funded film, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival Saturday night. Fans eagerly awaiting the “Garden State” follow up—especially the 46,520 who helped pay for it to be made—will be glad to know it was warmly received. The screening ended with a standing ovation, certain critics had nice things to say,… More ▸

  • ‘Book Of Mormon’ funnyman Josh Gad to play Sam Kinison

    Larry Charles (“Borat,” “Bruno,” “Curb Your Enthusiasm”) has finally found an actor to star in his upcoming Sam Kinison biopic. Josh Gad, from the Broadway hit “Book Of Mormon,” will portray the hard-partying, “pentecostal preacher-turned-manic standup comedian,” Deadline.com reports. Kinison was tragically killed in a car accident in 1992 at age 38 — ironically, after… 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 ▸