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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

Violence and Israel: Yael Hedaya Responds

When HBO's third season of "In Treatment" premiered this week, one story line was that it lost its main writer, the Israeli novelist Yael Hedaya.  (To fans of the show, don't worry: Jhumpa Lahiri is her replacement.) The HBO version was really an adaptation, nearly verbatim, of the Israeli hit series Bi'Tipul, where Hedaya wrote some of the best shows.  Now in her mid-40s and still living in Israel, Hedaya is releasing her third novel in English translation this month, "Eden.&

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