As if “Neighbors” wasn’t Jewey enough with Seth Rogen, Zac Efron, Ike Barinholtz and Dave Franco at the helm, now we have Beanie Feldstein, Jonah Hill’s younger sister, joining the cast of “Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising” as a leading — and may we say hilarious — character.
A new profile of Bernie Sanders by People magazine takes us into the “modest” colonial home of the Vermont Senator with the adorable Brooklyn accent.
The first Wonder Woman movie teaser is out, and it is fabulous. The short teaser, which premiered on Kevin Smith’s show on the CW, is full of action shots of Gal Gadot as the heroine, and offers a glimpse into the origins of Wonder Woman’s “civilian” persona, Diana Prince:
Isaiah Sheffer, Jill Eikenberry, and Michael Tucker.
“Art and Heart,” Catherine Tambini’s heartwarming, intellectually rewarding, and delicious retrospective documentary about Isaiah Sheffer — Yiddish maven, actor/writer/impresario and wit — had its sold out world premiere on January 14 at the Walter Reade Theatre. It was all part of the New York Jewish Film Festival, under the auspices of the Film Society of Lincoln Center and the Jewish Museum.
January 19 is National Popcorn Day, and as you trek out to the theater this weekend to catch up on some Oscar nominated flicks, stop a minute to thank the Jewish concessionaire who first brought popcorn to movie theaters.