TV

HollywoodLife.com Fantasy date in TLV? Is the next Bachelorette Jewish?

Rumours are swirling that ABC’s next Bachelorette, Andi Dorfman, is Jewish. While we can’t confirm whether or not this is true, it sure is nice to dream! Each week, the Bachelor franchise sees contestants travel to swanky hot spots around the world in hopes of finding love. We don’t know about you, but here at […]

March 11, 2014
Screen capture via Vimeo VIDEO: The Simpsons – Israeli Tour Guide

On March 28, 2010, The Simpson family headed to Israel. “The Greatest Story Ever D’ohed” is the sixteenth episode of The Simpsons‘ twenty-first season and the 457th episode overall. It aired on the Fox television network. Not sure why we didn’t post this funny clip sooner! The Simpsons – Israeli Tour Guide from John Rogen on Vimeo.  

March 6, 2014
rising-star1 Cannes-set TV Mart MipTV to Focus on Israeli Biz

LONDON — Cannes-set TV mart MipTV, which runs April 7-10, is to host a “Focus on Israel,” a territory that has been generating a stream of successful formats in recent years. Israeli TV series burst onto the international scene around a decade ago. Innovative non-scripted formats, such as “Rising Star,” have traveled widely, as have […]

March 5, 2014
assad Fox to make TV series about Syria’s Bashar Assad – in Israel

Kfar Sava beat Herzliya Studios in bid to host filming, sparking ‘breach of contract’ accusation. America’s Fox Television Network has decided to make parts of a new series on tyrants in the Iran world – in Israel. The segments in question will be filmed in Kfar Sava. The series, appropriately called “Tyrant,” was written and […]

January 27, 2014
Reshet Dutch ‘Big Brother’ producers buy 33% of Israeli TV franchisee

Global media giant to inject $28.4 million into Channel 2’s Reshet in deal that requires regulatory approval. International television production company Endemol signed a deal last week to acquire one-third of Channel 2 franchisee Reshet. The media giant, which developed the Big Brother reality show format broadcast in Israel by Channel 2’s other franchisee Keshet, […]

December 9, 2013
'Homeland' shooting in Israel  Photo: AP VIDEO: Israeli TV formats are hot commodity

Israel has become television formats powerhouse, selling formats to American and international networks Somehow Israel has turned into a television format empire over the last few years, with shows like “Homeland,” “In Treatment” and game show “Still Standing” hitting it big on American prime time television. Jewish News One went to talk to some of […]

October 21, 2013