TV Star Jeremy Piven Teams Up with Omri Casspi on Israel Trip

American Jewish actor Jeremy Piven, best known for his portrayal of lovably ruthless agent Ari Gold in HBO’s Entourage TV series, joined a string of NBA players and other celebrities on a trip to Israel from Thursday, courtesy of basketball player Omri Casspi’s foundation to promote the Jewish state. Also on the trip is basketball […]

Teen Scouts Create Superhero that Impresses Ryan Reynolds

The statue was built by the Israel Boy and Girl Scouts Federation, a 97-year-old organization with more than 90,000 members. A friend of the scouts posted it to the Facebook wall of Canadian actor Ryan Reynolds, who portrayed the snarky superhero on the big screen. Lo and behold, the actor liked it so much, he […]

Reality Star Scott Disick (Keeping Up With the Kardashians) is in Israel!

Scott Disick added to the stamps of his passport pages as he arrived in Israel this week. Having passed through New York from LA, the 33-year-old reality star arrived in Jerusalem and embarked on a trip to the Western Wall. Once at the spot- a sacred site of Jewish prayer & pilgrimage- he shared a snap […]

Wonder Woman Gal Gadot Participates in Israeli Campaign Empowering Women

The Israeli Wonder Woman joined a campaign aiming to highlight the talents and uniqueness of Israeli women, in an effort to showcase a different side of the local life and culture. The project itself is a short viral marketing campaign helmed by two Israeli media students. One of these students, Adi, explained that they “wished […]

Tarantino Accepts Award at Jerusalem Festival, Says He Feels at Home

Famed American filmmaker Quentin Tarantino was honored for his contribution to cinema at the 33rd Jerusalem Film Festival on Thursday. “Wow, sababa,” Tarantino said, offering some Hebrew slang (meaning “cool”) to the audience upon accepting the lifetime achievement award, the Times of Israel reported. “There is something special about receiving this prize here in Jerusalem, at the […]

Boxer Dustin Fleischer is Heading to Israel this Summer!

When he makes his first trip to Israel this summer, Dustin Fleischer is anticipating “a great cultural journey.” He will be part of an Aug. 10-21 Birthright Israel trip sponsored by the Jewish Federation in the Heart of NJ. In a June 20 interview with NJ Jewish News, the professional boxer from Monmouth Beach said […]