George Clooney has teamed up with his Jewish longtime writing partner Grant Heslov on the political thriller The Ides of March.
Due for release next year, the film - about a presidential candidate and his political team - has already been tipped for next year's Academy Awards. Stars include Clooney, Ryan Gosling and Jewish actress Evan Rachel wood.
Actress Kat Graham (star of The Vampire Diaries), who has a Jewish mother and a Liberian father, spoofs the Wiz Khalifa rap song Black and Yellow, with a hilarious version more appropriate to her roots.
Stage and film actor Steven Berkoff had responded to a claim by writer Giles Coren that theatre is "boring", a nightmare and attracts "dreary friends".
In a list of complaints Mr Coren – the son of Jewish humo u rist Alan Coren – referred to plays starting too late, audiences thinking of pizza and the "full tediousness of these old hams trying to inject life" into classic works.