Television

10 Jewish moments from ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’

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"Curb Your Enthusiasm" -- that ensemble smorgasbord of sometimes caustic, often cringey, but overall delightfully relatable humor, created by and starring Larry David --...

Midge Maisel offers a lesson about stumbling on the way to wokeness

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(Warning: Spoilers for Season 3 of "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" ahead.) In the most recent season of the hit Amazon series "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,"...

With his show ‘Dave,’ Lil Dicky has found his true calling

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By Gabe Friedman “Dave” Streams on: Hulu Family friendly? No If you haven’t heard of the comic rapper Lil Dicky, and you are at least tangentially interested in...

Watching ‘Fauda’ requires suspending disbelief. But it’s worth it.

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By Ben Harris Social distancing and staying inside is hard. Thankfully, accessing good things to watch during this time is not. This is the eighth...

This Israeli cop comedy on Netflix is the perfect pandemic pick-me-up

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Review By Lior Zaltzman Social distancing and staying inside is hard. Thankfully, accessing good things to watch during this time is not. This is the seventh...

Jerry Stiller, longtime comic who won fame on ‘Seinfeld,’ dies at 92

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Jerry Stiller, the longtime Jewish comic who became best known for playing the belligerent character Frank Costanza on “Seinfeld,” has died. Stiller died of natural...

‘Fauda’ season 3: Let there be even more bloodshed

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By Matt Silver When journalist Avi Issacharoff and actor Lior Raz collaborated on writing and producing “Fauda,” it was unclear whether their series would resonate...

‘What We Do in the Shadows’ is the best show you’re not watching

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By Emily Burack Social distancing and staying inside is hard. Thankfully, accessing good things to watch during this time is not. What We Do in the...

Cast of ‘Shtisel’ offers video Passover greetings from their homes

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https://youtu.be/Dv2WE6avLws The cast of the hit Israeli drama “Shtisel,” which has become a worldwide sensation, released a video of Passover greetings from the cast. The video...

Netflix’s ‘Unorthodox’ is Yiddish, feminist and just what we need now

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Review By Lior Zaltzman Back in 2012, when Deborah Feldman’s memoir “Unorthodox” came out, several people recommended I read this tale about a young woman leaving...