Jewish Journal

  • Dr. No actor dies at 91

    By Adam Wills

    October 21, 2009 | 10:14 am

    Joseph Wiseman, the first actor to play a Bond villain on the big screen, died on Monday at his home in Manhattan. He was 91.

    Wiseman, a Canadian Jewish stage and screen actor who had roles in “The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz,” “The Night They Raided Minskys” and... read on

  • Howard Stern to broker Trek peace talks?

    By Adam Wills

    October 16, 2009 | 11:26 am

    The year-long George Takei-William Shatner feud might be nearing an end. And the arbitrator who could bring peace? Howard Stern, according to Sky News:

    Takei has said he is willing to build bridges with his former co-star as long as his friend, radio presenter Howard Stern, is... read on

  • Geekerati list launches at NY Comic Con opening

    By Adam Wills

    October 16, 2009 | 6:56 am

    Challenging Wired, Geek Monthly, io9 and variety of other print magazines, blogs and Web sites serving as chroniclers of all things geek, Mandalay entertainment chair Peter Guber, along with Wizard founder Gareb Shamus and Peter Levin announced the launch of a daily e-mail blast—... read on

  • Grunberg: a hero will die

    By Adam Wills

    October 13, 2009 | 10:37 am

    Greg Grunberg confirmed via Twitter this afternoon that someone is going to die on “Heroes,” and it’ll be big:

    “Yes, one of the main characters is getting killed off for realzies!! Sad but true. Really sad. Stay tuned.”

    Rumors say it’s a major male character, and no one gave the... read on

  • Seth Green mugging for Butterfinger?

    By Adam Wills

    October 12, 2009 | 9:33 am

    Last week’s video of “Robot Chicken” creator Seth Green freaking out on camera after getting mugged and a second video purporting to be Green getting mugged in a parking lot has many wondering whether this YouTube sensation is real or a hoax.

    The Hollywood Reporter’s... read on

  • Bryan Singer discussing ‘X-Men’ return

    By Adam Wills

    October 12, 2009 | 5:56 am

    “X-Men” and “X2” director Bryan Singer—who is already attached to an Excalibur remake and a Battlestar Galactica feature—is talking with Fox about a possible “X-Men” return, according to AP/Hollywood Reporter:

    “I’m still looking to possibly returning to the ‘X-Men’ franchise.... read on

  • ‘Family Guy’ gets Jewish makeover

    By Adam Wills

    October 5, 2009 | 2:12 pm

    Lois Griffin – a Jew?

    That’s the revelation from last night’s episode of “Family Guy” (titled “Family Goy”), which included Stewie in payot and a kippah reciting a “L’hadlik Ner” blessing during a Passover seder (followed by Mola Ram’s prayer from “Indiana... read on

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