Adaptation Of Popular Israeli TV Show, Shtisel, To Air In U.S.

And five other Israeli TV series adapted for US audiences you should be watching.

08/18/2016 - 11:35
Editorial Intern

We shtisel you not. Popular Israeli TV show that follows a fictional, Haredi, Jewish family living in Jerusalem, “Shtisel,” is getting an American adaptation, which was picked up by Amazon last week, according to a report by

The adaptation of the Israeli TV show Shtisel was picked up by Amazon. YesTV Youtube

Mandy Patinkin Backs Actor Boycott Of Settlements During Israel Trip

05/13/2012 - 20:00

"Homeland" star Mandy Patinkin expressed solidarity with Israeli actors who refuse to perform in West Bank settlements.

Patinkin, who is in Israel to film the second season of the award-winning Showtime drama "Homeland," spent part of last week touring the West Bank and eastern Jerusalem with the organization Peace Now. He spoke at a Peace Now conference last Friday attended by about 700 participants.

High Point For A Budding Career

09/28/2006 - 20:00
Staff Writer
When Meital Dohan came here from Israel three years ago to further her acting career, the last thing she expected was to be cast as an administrator of a rabbinical school.
On Showtime's "Weeds," Meital Dohan plays a sexy former Israeli commando opposite Justin Kirk.
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