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Simon Cowell Cancels Appearance on ‘X Factor Israel’

Simon Cowell has pulled out of judging duties for the upcoming season of X Factor Israel. The British producer and reality TV personality, who is currently appearing as a judge on NBC’s America’s Got Talent, was set to also assess contestants for the Israeli version of The X Factor. But over the weekend, Reshet, the […]

Director Farah Nabulsi: “The World Is Seeing What It’s Like to Be Palestinian” (Guest Column)

Amidst the grief for those killed in Gaza, and the rage at the Israeli bombardment of a blocked territory with strikes that devastate tower blocks and wipe out families, there is an outpouring of support for our rights and our plight the likes of which has never been seen before. This is a difficult and […]

Disruption and Destruction as Bombings Hit Film, TV Industry in Palestine, Israel

The escalating conflict between Israel and the militant group Hamas, which has seen Israel launch daily aerial bombardments on Hamas targets in Gaza City and Hamas fire nightly rocket barrages at Israeli cities across the border, is beginning to impact film and television production in the region. Israeli warplanes on Monday launched what appeared to […]

HarperCollins Apologizes for Omitting Israel From Middle East Atlas

The News Corp-owned publishing giant is removing the book from sale in all territories

Haim Saban Raises $34M to Support Israeli Defense Forces

Barbra Streisand, Larry Ellison, Ben Silverman and Pamela Anderson were among the guests at the star-studded dinner

Watch Steven Spielberg’s Niece Get Eliminated on ‘The Voice’ Israel

Said the finalist's coach, Aviv Geffen: "If I were you, I might change the last name to Spielberg"

Lady Gaga Arrives in Israel, Ending Concert Cancellation Curse

Tony Bennett joined Mama Monster in Tel Aviv for a surprise duet

Clooney’s Fiancee Turns Down Gaza War Crimes Tribunal Role

Human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin calls for an investigation but says she is too busy to serve on United Nations inquiry

USA’s ‘Dig’ to Relocate to Croatia Amid Gaza Strip Conflict

The six-episode series filmed its pilot episode in Israel and will relocate to Albuquerque following a two-week stay in Croatia.

BBC, BSkyB to Air Gaza Relief Appeal After Refusing During 2009 Crisis

The British public broadcaster drew fierce criticism and 40,000 complaints for not airing a similar Gaza relief appeal in 2009 over concerns of compromising its impartiality.

Stars Face Hollywood Backlash in War of Words Over Israel

Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz face backlash over explosive comments as Relativity's Ryan Kavanaugh goes public with his disgust and Haim Saban rallies mostly silent moguls.