Jill Soloway, well known as Hollywood’s go-to scribe for tales of Jews and sex, has created as her latest effort the Amazon TV series “Transparent,” the story of a Jewish family whose patriarch has just revealed to his three grown children that he is transitioning to life as a...
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Tag: Jill Soloway
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April 26, 2009 | 1:38 pm
UPDATE: This is replay of a live broadcast from Sunday, April 26, 2009
Tune in at 2:00pm for a JewishJournal.com LIVE broadcast from the Skirball Cultural Center, where Hollywood Jew reporter, Danielle Berrin leads an “Inside the Actor’s Studio” discussion with ‘Weeds’ creator,...
September 14, 2006 | 8:00 pm
August 31, 2006 | 8:00 pmLate last Saturday night, a thin strip of indoor/outdoor red carpet led from the parking lot of the Magic Castle in Hollywood to a small, close-ceiling function room behind the glamorous house of tricks.
Inside, 100 or so young Jews gathered to celebrate the third issue of Guilt &...
April 11, 2002 | 8:00 pm
"Six Feet Under" writer-producer Jill Soloway admits the HBO funeral parlor family drama is like a weekly commercial for taharah, the Jewish ritual of cleansing a dead body prior to burial.
Forget the no-open-casket Jewish tradition: On Alan Ball's quirky hit, words like "skin...