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There Is No ‘T’ in Bochco

The late television producer famed for ‘Hill Street Blues’ and ‘L.A. Law’ was more than just a great storyteller

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Running the Show

A new book looks at the women—in particular, the Jewish women—who are changing television

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Walk With Me, Unorthodox

Ep. 131: Actor Joshua Malina and composer Hrishikesh Hirway, hosts of The West Wing Weekly podcast

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Why I Will Be Spending Passover Watching ‘Jesus Christ Superstar Live’

Today on Jewcy: Is the musical anti-Semitic? Maybe.

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Netflix and Phil

Ep. 125: Everybody Loves Raymond creator Phil Rosenthal’s new food series and DoubleX Gabfest co-host June Thomas on the future of podcasting

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‘Alone Together’

Today on Jewcy: In a new show, two short Jews take on LA

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The Year of Binging Jewishly

Today on Jewcy: From Lenny Bruce to ghost Hasids, 2017 brought us unbelievably Jewish moments on TV.

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The Once and (Alt) Future Nazis

Today on Jewcy: Where does the new DC TV crossover line up with other alternative Jewish histories?

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Welcome to the O.C., Mench

Today on Jewcy: Why Seth Cohen is still the iconic Jewish heartthrob.

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The Pfefferman Pfroblem

The fourth season of ‘Transparent’ poses a real conundrum: Why are these people so awful?

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The Chosen Ones: An Interview With Scott Feldman

The celebrity chef super-manager on starting from the bottom, great restaurants, and why he’s a ‘glutton’ for jarred gefilte fish

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‘Twin Peaks’ and ‘House of Cards’ Offer Differing Lessons in Morality

One’s a little bit silly, the other a lot like the Talmud

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Monica Lewinsky on Fox News’ ‘Culture of Exploitation’

In an op-ed for The New York Times, Lewinsky muses on how the late Roger Ailes turned television—via her relationship with Bill Clinton—into a ‘modern coliseum…of shame and vitriol’

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What HBO’s ‘Big Little Lies’ Can Teach the Jewish Community About Domestic Abuse

The show’s groundbreaking portrayal of abuse among the upscale punctures a damaging myth

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Hunky Jewish Time-Travelers

Josh Bowman and Adam Pally are starring in two new shows, for ABC and FOX respectively, in which they go back to the past looking for adventure

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The People’s Justice

The son of European Jewish immigrants, Joseph A. Wapner became a television star presiding over ‘The People’s Court.’ He died over the weekend at 97.

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Watch: Geoffrey Rush Is Albert Einstein in New ‘Genius’ TV Series

National Geographic’s first scripted series is about the Nobel Prize-winning physicist

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How ‘The O.C.’ Taught a Catholic School Girl About Chrismukkah

‘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’

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Netflix Keeps Adding Israel’s Best TV Shows and Films. Here’s What You Should Watch.

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

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A Comedy Writer Penned a ‘Seinfeld’ Episode About 9/11—and It’s Hilarious

Billy Domineau’s spec script has the ‘Seinfeld’ characters acting as petty as ever

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Hello, Gorgeous

This week on Unorthodox, humorist Mo Rocca discusses his love of Barbra Streisand, and Rebecca Schiff reads from her debut short-story collection

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Andy Cohen Launching His Own Book Imprint, Bravo!

Sure, Cohen will publish ho-hum celebs tell-alls, but let’s also hope he finds the next big thing

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Believe In ‘The Path’

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

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Throwback: PingPong, Israel’s Disastrous Eurovision 2000 Entry

After entering the contest as a joke, PingPong was disavowed by Israeli authorities after a controversial performance

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‘Game of Thrones’ Author George R.R. Martin Predicts Future of Jewish State

Spoiler Alert: It isn’t pretty. And Meir Kahane plays a major role, as a character called the Hound.

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It’s a Bard, It’s a Plane …

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

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Why You Should Be Watching ‘Crazy Ex-Girfriend’

It’s nuanced, hilarious, musical, woman-centric, quirky, very Jewish, and pretty much the opposite of whatever you thought.

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Never Change, ‘Broad City’

Praise be to Season 3

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Pfefferman Family Matters

Why is a Jewish family at the center of a story about a transgender woman, in ‘Transparent’?

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In Jill Soloway We Trust

Season 2 of ‘Transparent’ kicked off this week, and its portrayal of the American Jewish identity continues to be spot-on

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