This week Stacey Solomon, the Jewish princess from Dagenham, wowed the judges with her rendition of Queen's "Who Wants to Live Forever?". All the judges described it as "the best performance of the night". Can she go all the way?
The UK Jewish Film Festival held its gala premiere in Leicester Square, with a distinctly Eastern theme. Guests watched Israeli comedy “A Matter of Size”, where four fat buddies shun their diet group in favour of sumo wrestling. The Japanese theme carried on after the film with a sushi buffet.
The Jewish Chronicle has an exclusive clip from the new Coen brothers movie, which will have its UK gala screening at the UK Jewish Film Festival.
A Serious Man, the latest release from Joel and Ethan Coen (Burn After Reading, No Country for Old Men ) has a distinctly hamishe flavour.
The story stars Larry Gopnik (Michael Stuhlbarg), a physics professor at a quiet Midwestern university, whose wife Judith (Sari Lennick) is leaving him for one of his more pompous colleagues, Sy Ableman (Fred Melamed).