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  • Deal Roundup: What’s in store for Samberg, Douglas and Stiller

    “Ant-Man” is shaping up to be quite the Jewish superhero flick. According to Variety, Michael Douglas will star as Hank Pym, joining already-committed Paul Rudd. At first everyone thought Rudd was playing Pym, but instead he’s really playing Scott Lang, a reformed thief. The confusion stems from the fact both Pym and Lang have been alter-egos of… More ▸

  • Golden Globes’ Jewish winners

    Among the crop of victors at Sunday’s Golden Globe Awards were a noteworthy bunch of Jewish Hollywood types. Best Screenplay, Motion Picture went to Spike Jonze (born Adam Spiegel) for “Her.” Best Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie is Michael Douglas, who played Liberace in “Behind the Candelabra.” Possibly the most controversial of the bunch… More ▸

  • And the Jewish Golden Globe nominees are…

    It was an early yet very exciting morning over on the shiny and bright Planet of Celebrity today, what with the announcement of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s nominations for the 2014 Golden Globe Awards, honoring work in film and television. Jewish representation wasn’t too shabby — at least not on the smaller of the… More ▸

  • The 2013 (Jewish) Emmy nominees

    The 2013 Emmy nominations are in! We won’t bore you with the whole long list, but we will share this compact yet impressive group of Jewish nominees. Here goes: OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA: Mandy Patinkin, “Homeland” OUTSTANDING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY Lena Dunham, “Girls” Julia Louis-Dreyfus, “Veep” OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY… More ▸

  • Famous Jewish dads we love

    Stressed out over what to do for dad this Father’s day? No tips here, but we can offer you a distraction in the form of a list of our favorite Jewish celebrity dads. More ▸

  • Michael Douglas’ son, Cameron, will stay in jail for five more years

    Michael Douglas’ 34-year-old son Cameron, who was sentenced to five years in jail in 2010 for heroin possession and conspiracy to distribute narcotics, is staying behind bars. Yesterday, a federal appeal court upheld the New York judge’s decision to add the additional four years. According to E!, in the appeal, which was made in December, Douglas… More ▸