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  • TV series gives King David a mobster makeover

    With the rise in popularity of religion-based entertainment (think the upcoming TV miniseries “The Dovekeepers” and the film “Noah“) it was only a matter of time before we were treated to a biblical-Mafia mashup. Okay, so maybe not, but it looks like it’s happening anyway. “King David,” a drama series its creator, eOne, is calling… More ▸

  • No Bread for Obama

    Jews hold back on the bread for the holiday of Passover, and President Obama is no exception to that rule.  The King David hotel in Jerusalem has turned over their kitchen for Passover, precisely in time for the highly anticipated Israel trip of President Obama, so the President will only be eating kosher for Passover… More ▸

  • Yeshiva vet aims to make King David must-see TV

    JTA’s Tom Tugend sits down with Michael Green, the creator of the new NBC series “Kings,” which transports the biblical drama of young David, Goliath, King Saul and the prophet Samuel to a contemporary city that looks much like a gleaming New York. More ▸