ARNOLD-TERMINATOR Are you ready to hear ‘Hasta la vista, baby’ from Waze?

From now until mid-July, your navigation app may well be speaking to you in the voice of actor and former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. The next time you’re trying to find your way with Waze, you may just encounter a familiar, Austrian-accented voice giving you directions, USA Today reports. The Israeli traffic and navigation app, […]

June 16, 2015
mike-and-mike-635x357 Michael Douglas in Israel for award

By Jessica Steinberg, Times of Israel Oscar winner to receive $1 million Genesis Prize for humanitarian work and commitment to Jewish heritage Actor Michael Douglas is in Israel to receive the Genesis Prize, a $1 million award given annually to someone considered to be a role model in the global Jewish community and who can […]

June 15, 2015
Pharrell Williams in talks for Israel gig

American hit machine will likely perform at Tel Aviv’s Yarkon Park around September 9; pop rock band Maroon 5 interested in performing in Israel in July. Art Garfunkel performed in Israel on Wednesday, Bon Jovi will be here on October 3, and the list of artists arriving in Israel has now been joined by one […]

June 12, 2015
Screen Shot 2015-06-11 at 1.28.52 PM VIDEO: Conchita Wurst at Tel Aviv Pride 2915

Conchita Wurst, winner of the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest, will be the guest of honour at the Tel Aviv Pride Parade on June 12. Check out the video she released before her big performance. So happy to be in @telaviv for tomorrow’s #TelAvivPride! Can’t wait! <3 @TelAvivNonstop @Israel #theunstoppables https://t.co/2D7atkIT5Y — Conchita Wurst (@ConchitaWurst) June […]

June 11, 2015
JennaJameson Adult film star Jenna Jameson starts cooking kosher for her Israeli fiancé

The adult actress says she is in the process of converting to Judaism; On social media, she posts pictures of kosher products and writes in Hebrew. It’s a scene most Jewish families are familiar with: a table laid with two homemade challahs, Shabbat candles, a kiddush cup and an impressive spread of food. The catch? […]

June 10, 2015
BonJovi No more ‘Livin on a prayer’ for Israel: Bon Jovi to rock Tel Aviv in October

Tickets for October 3 concert at Hayarkon Park to go on sale to the general public Wednesday. This ain’t a gig for the broken-hearted. BlueStone Productions, the company responsible for bringing an eclectic mix of artists such as Lady Gaga, Rihanna and One Republic to Israel made it official on Tuesday, announcing that legendary American […]

June 9, 2015