Day-Lewis makes Oscar history

Daniel Day Lewis as Lincoln

Win for Lincoln star

Daniel Day-Lewis made history at the Oscars after becoming the first person ever to win the best actor award three times. read more

Filmmaker Michael Winner dies aged 77

Michael Winner

Winner passes away

Film director and media personality Michael Winner, best known for the 70s movie Death Wish as well as his career as a restaurant critic, has died aged 77. read more


Ware and Clare lead Brit nominations

Jessie Ware

Jewish musicians make shortlist

Jewish musicians Jessie Ware and Alex Clare are among a number of Jewish artists hoping to make a splash at next month's Brit Awards. read more

Daniel Day-Lewis leads Oscars charge

Daniel Day-Lewis as Lincoln

More recognition for Day-Lewis

Actor Daniel Day-Lewis is being tipped to win his third best actor Oscar after being nominated for his performance in the Steven Spielberg biopic Lincoln. read more

Bar Refaeli to be Go Daddy Girl

Bar Refaeli

Supermodel on Superbowl

Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli is set to be the new face of web hosting giant Go Daddy, after signing a deal to appear in one of their adverts to be screened during the Superbowl. read more

Showbiz Jews

Gerry Anderson

Death of Anderson

TV producer Gerry Anderson, who created such classic hits as Thunderbirds, Joe 90, UFO and Stingray, has died aged 83. read more

Oona King

Oona King on ice

Former MP Oona King is set to become the latest politician to test the waters of celebrity reality TV when she joins the line-up of ITV's skating show Dancing On Ice next month. read more

Simon Amstell

Amstell ditches his Bubbe

There's bad news for fans of BBC Two's Jewish sitcom Grandma's House after its creator Simon Amstell revealed that he would not be writing a third series. read more

Hebrew Hammer

Hammer Time part 2

It's been almost a decade since The Hebrew Hammer - the first ever 'Jewsploitation' movie came out and now a sequel is set to come out. read more

Isla Fisher

Judaism move was right

Actress Isla Fisher has revealed that converting to Judaism came naturally to her when she married comedian Sacha Baron Cohen. read more

Amy Winehouse

Winehouse dresses missing

The family of late singer Amy Winehouse have expressed their grief after her wedding dress and another outfit which she wore on the TV show Later...With Jools Holland were apparently stolen from her former home. read more