National Geographic’s first scripted series is about the Nobel Prize-winning physicist
‘There was one lesson that Sister Maxie and Father Gus didn’t cover, for it was a lesson that could only be taught by the half-Jewish, half-Christian boy of my TV dreams’
Everything from Israel’s Best Picture winners to its top drama series are now available to foreign audiences, thanks to online streaming and English subtitles
Billy Domineau’s spec script has the ‘Seinfeld’ characters acting as petty as ever
This week on Unorthodox, humorist Mo Rocca discusses his love of Barbra Streisand, and Rebecca Schiff reads from her debut short-story collection
Sure, Cohen will publish ho-hum celebs tell-alls, but let’s also hope he finds the next big thing
Hulu’s ‘The Path’ is remarkable because it portrays religion and systems of belief with an earnestness the likes of which we’ve rarely seen on television
After entering the contest as a joke, PingPong was disavowed by Israeli authorities after a controversial performance
Spoiler Alert: It isn’t pretty. And Meir Kahane plays a major role, as a character called the Hound.
It’s Unorthodox! Featuring Sex With Shakespeare author Jillian Keenan and writer and comic-book enthusiast Jeff Yang, whose son stars on ABC’s Fresh Off the Boat
It’s nuanced, hilarious, musical, woman-centric, quirky, very Jewish, and pretty much the opposite of whatever you thought.
Praise be to Season 3
Why is a Jewish family at the center of a story about a transgender woman, in ‘Transparent’?
Season 2 of ‘Transparent’ kicked off this week, and its portrayal of the American Jewish identity continues to be spot-on
Former New York gubernatorial candidate Zephyr Teachout is host of ‘On the Grid,’ a new show about Brooklyn’s neighborhoods. She begins in Williamsburg, Borough Park, and Crown Heights.
‘How in the world did we last so long? Let’s be honest, virtually anyone could do what I do’
The liberal lion steps down as host of The Daily Show after 16 years
The Jewish Quarter grabbed huge market share during Ramadan. But can it foment understanding and peace in the Middle East?
Rachel Goldberg of Lifetime’s ‘UnREAL’ will stop at nothing to get what she wants
In Showtime’s ‘Penny Dreadful,’ a tallit is used for protection
Letterman: ‘Sometimes what you love the most provides you with the most pain’
TV’s fasctinating ‘Botched’ takes on the limits of aesthetic procedures
The Late Night legend ends his run tonight. We’ll miss you.
Can Jon Snow—a combination of Moses, Herzl and the Messiah—lead his family home?
53-year run is longest in history
The final seven episodes of the AMC series begin on a very Jewish note
Israel’s former president rules Westeros at Game of Thrones exhibit
Alice Hoffman’s Masada novel is latest Jewish feminist tale to hit TV
Hulu, Amazon, and Yahoo bidding on online video rights to the show
An episode about similarities between Asians and Jews plays to stereotype