Reality

  • Watch ‘Jewish Justin Bieber’ Edon Pinchot rocking ‘America’s Got Talent’ again

    Jewish Bieber has done it again. 14-year-old Edon Pinchot wowed “America’s Got Talent” audience members and the judges last night with his rendition of David Guetta’s “Titanium” during the quarterfinals stage of the show in Las Vegas. Three weeks ago, Pinchot’s rendition of “Good Life” by One Republic also received high compliments. The judges lauded… More ▸

  • Eight Memorable Reality TV Jews

    Yesterday we posted the video of Edan Pinchot, the adorable “Jewish Justin Bieber,” who warmed our hearts with his awesome rendition of One Republic’s “Good Life” at the Austin auditions of “America’s Got Talent.”
    Young Pinchot is just one of many Jews who took reality TV by storm, here are the eight reality TV Jews we remember the most for good or bad:
    1. Ethan Zohn (“Survivor”)

    Zohn is the winner of Survivor’s third season (“Survivor: Africa”) from Lexington, Massachusetts. He was diagnosed with cancer twice and as of late last year is still battling it. Zohn also participated in “Survivor: All-Stars” and in addition joined his girlfriend Jenna Morasca at the 19th season of “The Amazing Race” (they came in 10th).
    (Ethan wins “Survivor:Africa”) More ▸

  • ‘Jewish Justin Bieber’ takes ‘America’s Got Talent’

    Edon Pinchot is the “Jewish Justin Bieber,” and we aren’t even cool enough to make this nickname up (NCSY did). Last night’s episode of “America’s Got Talent” featured Edon Punchot, a 13-year-old kippah-wearing orthodox kid, who rocked the stage with an awesome rendition of One Republic’s “Good Life.” It earned him a ticket to AGT’s next… More ▸

  • Oops, Nevermind! Howard Stern just made a kid cry

    If we were surprised to report how nice Howard is all of a sudden, everything went back to normal last night, since Stern made the kid cry. Typical Stern, right? On Monday night’s episode of “America’s Got Talent,” a 7-year old rapper called Mir Money started doing his little rap skit, when Howard Stern almost immediately pressed… More ▸

  • Howard Stern is… nice?

    Check out this compilation video from BuzzFeed. Apparently Howard Stern has been kind of the “nice judge” on “America’s Got Talent.” Last week when Stern was on the “Today” show he told Matt Lauer that he thinks that he will be the judge eveybody loves, and in addition he shouldn’t be criticized prior to the… More ▸

  • Howard Stern’s hyperactive “Today” interview

    The controversial radio host, who is about to debut as a judge on “America’s Got Talent,” sat down with Matt Lauer in NBC’s “Today” show. As expected, Stern delivered a quirky, hyperactive interview, and a very dynamic interaction with Lauer. Stern said he thinks it’s a “crazy idea” to put him in a family show like AGT,… More ▸

  • Melissa Gilbert hospitalized after a DWTS dancing injury

    Ouch. In last night’s episode of “Dancing with the Stars,” Melissa Gilbert, who bought her fame as Laura Ingalls Wilder of the 1970s show “Little House on the Prairie,” injured her head during a dancing routine with her partner Maksim Chmerkovskiy. The two performed a live version of the paso doble dance as part of the… More ▸

  • Jewish America’s ‘Next Top Model’ now an IDF tank instructor

    Remember Esther Petrack, the Modern Orthodox contestant on “America’s Next Top Model”? Her ballsy appearance in the show’s Cycle 15 at age 18 included her lifting up her shirt, dressing provocatively and doing other non-Kosher activities. ANTM devoted an entire segments to Petrack’s Judaism, where she talked about how different she is from other contestants, especially when it… More ▸

  • Two Jewish stars to dance in this year’s Dancing with the Stars

    Earlier today the contestants of the 14th season of ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” were revealed and among them there are two Jewish contestants, though not the most popular of contemporary Jewish celebrities. The “where are they now?!” spot is being filled by Melissa Gilbert, better known as Laura Ingalls Wilder of the 1970s show “Little House… More ▸