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  • ‘Friday Night Dinner’ (aka Shabbat) heads to NBC

    By Lauren Bottner

    November 11, 2011 | 11:13 am

    Shabbat dinner, the weekly Jewish ritual that comprises almost as much drama as the Bible, is headed for sitcom status.

    NBC is developing an adaptation of the British show “Friday Night Dinner,” featuring a Jewish family and their weekly Shabbat dinner antics, for an American...

  • ‘Friday Night Dinner’ may be coming to U.S. TV

    September 14, 2011 | 11:24 am

    The traditional Shabbat dinner might be coming to American television.

    Greg Daniels, who adapted “The Office” for American viewers, reportedly is in talks to bring the BBC program “Friday Night Dinner” to the NBC network.

    The British comedy, which has been renewed for a...