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  • Dylan Farrow tells her painful story about Woody Allen

    By Danielle Berrin

    February 1, 2014 | 6:02 pm

    "The message that Hollywood sends matters," writes Dylan Farrow in a wrenching New York Times Op-Ed recounting a childhood of sexual abuse at the hands of her adoptive father, filmmaker Woody Allen.

    Farrow, a 28-year-old writer and artist, is speaking out for the first time about... read on

  • After Oxfam-SodaStream-Superbowl SCANDAL, Scarlett Johansson sticks with her team

    By Danielle Berrin

    January 30, 2014 | 12:08 pm

    A Hollywood actress. An endorsement deal. And an international imbroglio. It’s a field full of plays and the Superbowl hasn’t even started yet.

    When Scarlett Johansson signed a multi-year, worldwide endorsement deal with the Israeli company SodaStream, pivoting around a seductive... read on

  • Soda goes pop! And Scarlett Johansson

    By Danielle Berrin

    January 29, 2014 | 8:19 pm

    Blood bubbles is the new blood libel.

    That’s the going description of the fizzy liquid produced by SodaStream International, a company that manufactures a home carbonation device in the occupied West Bank and whose creators are Israeli.

    Earlier this month, The New York Times... read on

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  • This is what an actress looks like

    By Danielle Berrin

    January 28, 2014 | 9:54 am

    The drama kid in me thinks this is just brilliant. Meryl Streep reads a recipe, a traffic report and a Wikipedia entry as instructed by Ellen, who commands her to role play "sexy," "woman in labor" and "annoyed teenager."

     

  • Recycling Norman Mailer

    By Danielle Berrin

    January 16, 2014 | 5:57 pm

    Thursday is my recycle day, which means I reluctantly toss whole floors from the mounting tower of periodicals that occupy every available surface in my home.

    Today I came across a November 2013 issue of the New York Review of Books in which Columbia University professor Edward... read on

  • Who Runs the Globes (Girls)

    By Danielle Berrin

    January 13, 2014 | 12:48 pm

    Even though Beyonce wasn’t there, her hit song, “Run the World (Girls)” could have been the theme of Golden Globes night.

    Hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler made sure of that, packing their opening monologue with quips and quibbles from a pointedly female point of view. They ribbed... read on

  • Top (Jewish) moments from the Golden Globes 2014

    By Danielle Berrin

    January 12, 2014 | 10:28 pm

    10. In the opening monologue with co-host Tina Fey, Amy Poehler quipped of the Cecil B. Demille award, “I assume the award is for the tiniest man with the biggest glasses,” -- a veiled barb directed at the evening’s honoree, Woody Allen, who was presented with the Demille award... read on

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Danielle Berrin writes the Hollywood Jew blog, a cutting edge, values-based take on the entertainment industry for jewishjournal.com. A Los Angeles Times profile dubbed her...

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