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  • Jason Alexander brings Neil Simon’s ‘Broadway Bound’ to L.A.

    August 6, 2014 | 10:59 am

    It has been nearly 30 years since actor/director Jason Alexander, perhaps best known for his role as George Costanza on the TV series “Seinfeld,” appeared in the original New York production of Neil Simon’s “Broadway Bound,” the third play in a trilogy that included “Brighton Beach...

  • FIDF show goes on without Stevie Wonder [VIDEO]

    By Danielle Berrin

    December 7, 2012 | 1:27 pm

    Spirits were barely diminished at the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) annual dinner Thursday night, a week after headliner Stevie Wonder’s provocative and public pullout. More than 1,000 Israel supporters turned out at the Hyatt Regency in Century City for the annual...

  • Stevie Wonder cancels performance at Saban-Chaired FIDF Gala for IDF Soldiers

    By JewishJournal.com

    November 29, 2012 | 11:52 am

    Legendary pop musician Stevie Wonder has cancelled his performance scheduled for the Dec. 6 FIDF Gala in Los Angeles saluting IDF Soldiers. The event is sponsored by philanthropists Haim and Cheryl Saban.

    The 25-time Grammy winner was to appear for an expected 1,200 FIDF...

  • Calendar Picks and Clicks: Sep. 1-7, 2012

    By Ryan Torok

    August 29, 2012 | 3:51 pm

    SAT | SEPT 1

    NEIL COMESS-DANIELS
    A folksy singer-songwriter (and rabbi of congregation Beth Shir Shalom), Daniels appears live at the Skirball to perform children’s music that carries a universal message. Come dance and sing along in Skirball’s scenic outdoor amphitheater. All...

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  • Jason Alexander’s anti-gun tweet makes waves

    By JewishJournal.com

    July 24, 2012 | 11:07 am

    Following the tragic shooting in Aurora, Colo. that killed 12 people, wounding 58 others, Jason Alexander shared his anti-gun stance on Twitter.

    I’d like to preface this long tweet by saying that my passion comes from my deepest sympathy and shared sorrow with yesterday’s victims...

  • SLIDESHOW: Shimon Peres visits L.A.

    March 9, 2012 | 12:19 pm

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  • Jason Alexander meets with Knesset caucus

    October 24, 2011 | 6:41 pm

    Former “Seinfeld” star Jason Alexander met with a Knesset caucus to discuss the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

    Alexander is in Israel as part of a high-profile delegation of international business leaders and philanthropists under the auspices of OneVoice, an international...

  • A touch of George in Alexander’s ‘Prisoner’

    By Ryan Torok

    May 3, 2011 | 6:55 pm

    Jason Alexander immediately apologizes for his voice when he comes to the phone.

    He’s hoarse because he’s been yelling nonstop for his current role, Mel Edison, in the darkly comic “Prisoner of Second Avenue,” which is in the midst of a three-week run at the El Portal...

  • Artist shows Barbie’s true colors in “Drown the Dolls” [VIDEO]

    Naomi Pfefferman (Video by Jay Firestone)

    January 24, 2011 | 3:05 pm

    At the recent opening of her exhibition, “Drown the Dolls,” at Koplin Del Rio Gallery in Culver City, Daena Title described the impetus for her paintings of sunken Barbies– who float in shimmering pools with their gold-manes streaming and vacant sex goddess faces unperturbed. ...

  • Hollywood stars to mark Israel’s Anniversary; Four Jewish scientists to receive science medals

    September 11, 2008 | 12:43 am

    Hollywood stars are due to turn out in force to celebrate Israel's 60th anniversary at a "From Vision to Reality" dinner and show on Sept. 18 at Paramount Studios.

    Among the announced guests are Jason Alexander, Warren Beatty, Heidi Klum and Seal, Debi Mazar, Kevin Spacey, Oliver...

  • Jason Alexander, Taylor Negron and Minnie Driver on stage!

    By Dikla Kadosh

    July 19, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    Saturday

    Sitcoms are notorious for killing an actor's career -- exhibit No. 1: Ian Ziering of "Beverly Hills 90210." Jason Alexander's career is still going strong though, long after George was relegated to the realm of reruns. Alexander became the artistic director of Reprise!...
  • The Circuit

    By Norma Zager

    April 13, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Victory Call

    Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Israeli Ambassador Daniel Ayal met recently and placed a call to congratulate new Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert. They, along with Ayal's wife, Anne, extended congratulations on the Kadima Party victory. Photo by Duncan McIntosh.

    A...

  • One Voice Gets Alexander’s Vote

    By Dina Kraft

    February 26, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    For Jason Alexander, best known as Jerry Seinfeld's hapless sidekick, George Costanza, a grass-roots peace initiative to promote Israeli-Palestinian peace is more than just "yadda yadda yadda."

    Alexander visited Israel this week to help launch One Voice, a project that hopes to...

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