Screenwriter of ‘The Graduate’ and ‘Get Smart’ Dies at 89

(JTA) — Buck Henry, the screenwriter and director who earned an Oscar-nomination for his script for the 1967 film “The Graduate,” has died at 89. Henry, born Henry Zuckerman in...

Amar’e Stoudemire Calls Out African-Americans for Antisemitism

(JTA) — Former NBA star Amar’e Stoudemire called for an end to antisemitism among African-Americans. In an Instagram post on Saturday, Stoudemire said he wanted to “address the situation that happened in...

Jewish Moments at the 2020 Golden Globes

BY GABE FRIEDMAN (JTA) — As always, the Golden Globes was a coming together of some of Hollywood’s biggest Jewish talents. There weren’t many Jewish award winners at the glitzy ceremony on...

‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ Renewed for 4th Season

BY RON KAMPEAS (JTA) — “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” the Emmy Award-winning series about a 1950s protofeminist Jewish stand-up comic, will return for a fourth season, its creators said just after...

Weinstein, Former Company Reach Tentative Settlement With Dozens of Accusers

(JTA) — Disgraced film producer Harvey Weinstein and the board of his former film studio have reached a tentative $25 million settlement deal with dozens of women who accuse...

Seth Rogen, Dad Honored for Their Contributions to Jewish Culture

NEW YORK (JTA) — Seth Rogen and his father were honored by the secular Jewish group The Workers Circle — formerly known as The Workmen’s Circle until Monday night...

Actor Hugh Grant Stumps for Jewish MP Luciana Berger – British actor Hugh Grant attacked Labour’s inactivity in combating antisemitism within the party on Sunday while on the campaign trail with a Jewish MP who left the...

J. Greenstein to Auction One of Marilyn Monroe’s Siddurim

On December 8, J. Greenstein & Co.’s Auction House, the world-renowned source for antique and rare Judaica, will host its biannual Judaica auction devoted solely to rare Jewish artifacts....

Tiffany Haddish Opens Up About Her Jewish Identity

(JTA) — Comedian Tiffany Haddish went in depth about her Jewish identity and her upcoming bat mitzvah in an interview with Alma. Haddish, who has starred in blockbusters such as “Girls...

Helena Bonham Carter Learns of Grandfather Who Saved Jews in Holocaust

Actress Helena Bonham Carter discovered that her grandfather helped thousands of French Jews escape the Holocaust in a new TV series starting next week in the United Kingdom. “My Grandparents’...
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USHMM Works to Preserve Evidence of the Holocaust

By Rochelle Miller The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. is in a race against time to collect and preserve the evidence of...

Jewish News Wins 18-Month Legal Battle Against Polish Nationalist Group

BY KATARZYNA MARKUSZ WARSAW, Poland (JTA) — A London-based Jewish newspaper did not have to use the term “German Nazis” an appeals court in Warsaw ruled,...

House of Rothschild & Royal Wine Celebrate 30 Years

Tristate restaurateurs, caterers, and foodies will be the first to sample and stock up on the newest in fine kosher wines, spirits, and creative...

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