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  • More Jewish highlights from James Franco’s roast

    After the “best joke” lists were leaked by a few of those who attended the taping of Comedy Central’s James Franco roast last Sunday night, we have to admit, we almost didn’t want to watch the thing. Then we remembered “Princesses: Long Island” is off the air, leaving Sunday night wide open. So we tuned… More ▸

  • Best (Jewish) jokes from the James Franco roast

    Comedy Central’s roast of James Franco doesn’t air until September 2nd, but already a slew of critics and bloggers are hard at work ruining it for enlightening the rest of us who weren’t lucky enough to attend the event Sunday night. While we really did want to wait to actually hear funny people like Andy Samberg,… More ▸

  • Seth Rogen comedy ‘Townies’ gets a new name

    Seth Rogen fans anxiously awaiting the release of  “Townies” this spring, please note, according to The Hollywood Reporter, the film will now be called “Neighbors.” It appears the title is the only thing to change. The movie, directed by Nick Stoller, will still star our favorite Jewish actor and Rose Byrne as new parents who move in… More ▸

  • Seth Rogen’s ‘Bigfoot’ pilot ordered by FX

    That elusive Sasquatch has been found, and he’s on FX! Or at least he will be soon. The cable network has just ordered up the pilot of Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg’s new animated series, “Bigfoot,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. The show will center on the bipedal hominid’s adventures as “a modern-day everyman who… More ▸

  • Seth Rogen’s ‘Townies’ to be released this spring

    There are many uncertainties in life. Luckily, the release date of “Townies,” starring Seth Rogen, is not one of them. The film, directed by Nick Stoller (of “Get Him To the Greek” fame), will come out May 9, per The Hollywood Reporter. The story centers on a young couple, played by the Jewey actor and 6NoBacon… More ▸

  • Seth Rogen to lead James Franco roast

    The prospect of Comedy Central’s upcoming James Franco roast got funnier on Friday when the network announced that Seth Rogen has been named Roast Master. The two Jewish actors go way back, having co-starred a little over a decade ago on the TV series “Freaks and Geeks,” and more recently in the films “Pineapple Express”… More ▸

  • Seth Rogen talks Hebrew school, Canadian Jews with Marc Maron

    In what is probably the most satisfying stop on their promotional tour for the film “This Is the End,” Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg sit down with Marc Maron for today’s (extra Jewy) episode of his WTF podcast. Maron always ends up asking his Jewish guests about their roots, but this time he dives right… More ▸

  • James Franco and Seth Rogen to star in North Korea comedy

    You loved them in “Pineapple Express.” You’re fairly certain you’re going to love them in “This Is The End.” And now, James Franco and Seth Rogen are teaming up once again, this time for “The Interview,” in which they will play reporters who try to assassinate the president of North Korea. “It’s Kim Jong-un,” Rogen… More ▸

  • Seth Rogen wants more ‘Freaks and Geeks’

    “Arrested Development” fans who have begun season four (or already finished it–all 15 episodes were uploaded to Netflix at once on Sunday) have had the pleasure of watching Seth Rogen play a young, non-bald George Bluth, Sr. It seems taking part in the revival of a prematurely-canceled cult TV series has gotten the Jewish actor… More ▸

  • James Franco paints ad for ‘This is The End’

    Proving once again that there isn’t anything he doesn’t do, James Franco has created marketing material for his upcoming film “This is The End.” The actor/artist/Ph.D. candidate was spotted in Williamsburg, Brooklyn over the weekend painting a mural of the movie’s cast on the side of a building. This work of art not only reminded… More ▸