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  • Samberg hosts, Jon Stewart says goodbye at Emmys

    3 weeks ago

    First-time award show host Andy Samberg led a night of firsts at the 67th annual Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday.

    Samberg, a Jewish comedian known for his role in comedy trio The Lonely Island, opened the show at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles with a taped song and dance number...

  • Mayim Bialik visited her father’s grave before Emmys

    3 weeks ago

    Actress Mayim Bialik visited the grave of her father before the Emmy Awards ceremony.

    Bialik, who plays Amy Farrah Fowler on the popular sitcom “The Big Bang Theory,” told People in an article published on the magazine’s website Sunday that she would visit the grave of her...

  • Golden Globes’ Jewish winners

    January 13, 2014 | 9:34 am

    Among the crop of victors at Sunday’s Golden Globe Awards were a noteworthy bunch of Jewish Hollywood types.

    Best Screenplay, Motion Picture went to Spike Jonze (born Adam Spiegel) for “Her.”

    Best Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie is Michael Douglas, who played Liberace in...

  • NBC to adapt Andy Samberg’s BBC comedy ‘Cuckoo’

    October 10, 2013 | 11:06 am

    Imagine this: A show about a young woman from an average, middle class family who returns home from a year abroad married to a nutty hippie named Cuckoo, played by Andy Samberg. Hilarious, right?

    The good news is the show, called “Cuckoo,” already exists on the U.K.’s BBC...

  • Must-see TV

    September 6, 2013 | 1:32 pm

    It’s September at last, when summer reruns and C-level realty shows cede their timeslots to returning favorites and new contenders. This fall’s offerings include Jewish connections galore, on and off camera; prolific producers J.J. Abrams, Jerry Bruckheimer and Jonathan Littman are...

  • ‘That’s My Boy’ reviews:  They could have been worse

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    June 17, 2012 | 9:05 pm

    Adam Sandler’s raunch-fest “That’s My Boy” hit theaters in time for Father’s Day, starring Jewish icons Sandler and Andy Samberg (“Saturday Night Live”) as the reconciling father and son. And not unexpectedly, critics aren’t exactly embracing the film, while...