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  • Adam Sandler and Judd Apatow were roomies once, things were funny

    Hollywood’s two favorite Jews, Judd Apatow and Adam Sandler, once shared a $900-per-month apartment in the Valley before the days of Girls, Water Boy, Knocked Up, and Jack and Jill (did anyone even see that?). The funnymen sat down with Anderson Cooper this past Sunday on “60 Minutes Overtime” to share some details of days of their intimate living… More ▸

  • Judd Apatow will edit Vanity Fair’s comedy issue

    Good news, comedy lovers! The man behind “The 40-year-old virgin,” “Superbad,” “Bridesmaids” and many other movie hits will serve as the guest editor for the first ever “comedy issue” of Vanity Fair magazine. “Judd Apatow has revolutionized filmed comedy by creating scripts and cultivating a stable of actors in much the manner that Preston Sturges… More ▸

  • Seth Rogen hosts, mocks Hollywood Film Awards

    So apparently award season just kicked off? I mean, it’s late October and the Oscars and Golden Globes are not for months, but someone needs a reason to dress up, right? Enter Monday’s 16th annual Hollywood Film Awards, perhaps the only award show that gives awards to movies that hasn’t been finished yet.  No joke…. More ▸

  • Tssss…. Weekly Sizzle!

    Each week, 6 Degrees No Bacon, the Jewish celebrity blog, brings you the Weekly Sizzle, the five most interesting Jewish celebrity stories featuring commentary from our devoted correspondents. This week’s stories: 1. Bar Refaeli to appear in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition 2.Judd Apatow wants to see the Muppets perform in the Oscars. 3. Po-Po who arrested Mel Gibson… More ▸

  • Judd Apatow wants to see the Muppets perform in the Oscars.

    Apparently the fight for Muppet rights never gets old. After the campaign to allow the Muppets to host the 84th Academy Awards failed, the newest battle on behalf of furry puppets came from filmmaker Judd Apatow, who has been campaigning for a new cause — allowing the Walter the Muppet and Apatow’s close friend Jason… More ▸

  • Judd Apatow’s awesomeness is finally recognized

    He may not have the storytelling strength of Steven Spielberg or the cinematic artistry of Terrence Malick. But Judd Apatow is finally getting the kudos he deserves as a fantastic director/screenwriter/everything else. The Writers Guild of America will be honoring Apatow at their Feb. 19 awards ceremony, with Kristin Wiig presenting the satirical director with… More ▸