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  • Quentin Tarantino shows love for Israeli film

    Director Quentin Tarantino has a new addition to his recently posted list of 2013’s top films, and this one’s an Israeli import. After a recent screening of Aharon Keshales’ and Navot Papushado’s  “Big Bad Wolves” at the Busan International Film Festival in South Korea, the man behind “Pulp Fiction” and “Inglourious Basterds” called it “not only… More ▸

  • Gabe Carimi traded: ‘The Bear Jew’ is no longer a Chicago Bear

    It was just about a year ago when Chicago sports fans could kvell about having a Jewish third baseman (Kevin Youkilis) and a Jewish offensive lineman (Gabe Carimi). But in the end Youkilis spent less than a season with the White Sox before heading this past winter to the Yankees. And now… the Chicago Bears… More ▸

  • Cristoph Waltz is headed to the Holy Land

    Cristoph Waltz, best known as Dr. King Schultz in “Django Unchained” and Col. Hans Landa in “Inglorious Basterds,” is headed to Israel for his daughter’s wedding in Jerusalem. Waltz has three children with his Jewish ex-wife (one of his son’s is an Orthodox rabbi!) and he’s headed to his daughter, Miriam’s wedding in J-town next week, according to the… More ▸

  • This week’s Weekly Sizzle!

    Each week, 6 Degrees No Bacon, the Jewish celebrity blog, brings you the Weekly Sizzle, the six most interesting Jewish celebrity stories featuring commentary from our devoted correspondents. This week’s stories: 1. Watch Sarah Silverman and her sister’s “Jewy” interview 2. Exclusive interview with The GAG Quartet, the Israeli band behind the latest YouTube sensation 3. Sacha… More ▸

  • Sacha Baron Cohen will star in Tarantino’s newest film

    Did you know that Quentin Tarantino is making a spaghetti western named Django Unchained?? Yeah, not quite sure what to make of it, but it seems to be … promising. And the stars who have already agreed to participate are definitely on the impressive side: Leonardo DiCaprio, Christoph Waltz, Kurt Russell, Samuel L. Jackson, and Jamie Foxx. And that’s not… More ▸