Obama Honors Brooklynite Streisand with Yiddish Peroration

Tuesday, November 24, 2015
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President Barack Obama recognized 17 Americans with the nation’s highest civilian award – Presidential Medal of Freedom – at the White House Tuesday, including film producer Steven Spielberg…

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Haim Saban donates $1M to FIDF for Simon Cowell to sing ‘Go Go Power Rangers’

Thursday, October 24, 2013
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Haim Saban and Simon Cowell enjoyed their evening at a Friends of the IDF Western Region Gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles on Tuesday. Saban,…

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Jewish Mogul on a Mission

Thursday, July 18, 2013

FIRST LOOK, LONG READ: Jeffrey Katzenberg – ‘Mogul on a Mission’ by Danielle Berrin for the Jewish Journal. “The publicity chief arrives to escort me to Katzenberg’s office. “You…

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Simon Wiesenthal Center Raises Record $2.2M at Annual Dinner

Wednesday, June 12, 2013
(L-R) Rabbi Meyer H. May, Executive Director of the Simon Wiesenthal Center (SWC); Rabbi Marvin Hier, Founder and Dean of the SWC; Jim Gianopulos, CEO Fox Films; Jeffrey Katzenberg, Co-Chairman and CEO of DreamWorks; Larry Mizel, Chairman of the SWC Board. (Photo credit: Wiesenthal Center)

The Simon Wiesenthal Center raised a record $2.2 million at its annual National Tribute Dinner held at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel Tuesday night according to The Hollywood Reporter. …

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Zack Galifianakis shows up at Jewish owned comedy club

Saturday, May 11, 2013

The New York Post reports Zack Galifianakis showed up at a NYC comedy club, called Stand Up NY, where Galifianakis used to work as a night manager. Jewish club…

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Q and A with Matisyahu: ‘Hasidic reggae superstar’ sans the Hasidim

Monday, January 7, 2013

Washington (CNN)– It has been a year since Matisyahu, the famed Hasidic reggae star, shaved his beard, separated from his devout following of Orthodox Judaism and said he…

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