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Tim Drake, Batman's Robin, confirmed to be LGBTQ+ in new issue

Many fans have rejoiced at this revelation of Drake's sexuality. However, he would not be the first instance of queerness to be found in the Batman comics.

11/08/2021
Actress Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett Johansson sues Disney over breach in 'Black Widow' contract

Johansson, who comes from an Ashkenazi Jewish family, has been playing the Avenger Black Widow since 2010 in Iron Man 2. This is reportedly the last time that she will play the comic book character.

30/07/2021
‘HEROES – Limited Edition’  is about a group of superheroes with special needs whose powers have fad

Israeli digital series puts special needs in the spotlight

The series was produced by Shalva and the Ruderman Family Foundation.

Jewish filmmaker Richard Donner passes away at 91

Donner was born in New York City to Jewish parents and became fascinated by film at a young age.

06/07/2021

'Wonder Woman 1984': A delayed disappointment - film review

The film's point is that we should all be grateful for what we have, no matter what that is, which could have been delivered in at least 40 fewer minutes.

DC Comics' Batwoman receives Jewish funeral in latest episode

Batwoman, also known as Kate Kane, is Jewish and an out-of-the-closet lesbian, both of which have been defining parts of her character since her 2006 comics debut.

31/03/2021

Passover Haggadah tells the story of the Exodus with Marvel superheroes

The Superhero Haggadah is interspersed with essays, divrei Torah, humorous MCU spins on various songs sung during the Seder and questions-and-answers sections.

28/03/2021

This female Jewish comic book artist was overlooked - no more

L. Renee still remembers drawing under her family’s dining table as a child in Vienna, sketching ballerinas and costumed performers she had seen at the theater.

By KAREN CHERNICK/JTA
13/03/2021

Stan Lee’s legacy is complicated. This new book casts a shadow on it

Lee was born Stanley Martin Lieber in New York City in 1922 to Jewish immigrants from Romania.

By JULIAN VOLOJ/JTA
20/02/2021
Superman

WATCH: Superheroes fight loneliness in children's hospital

The stunt on Monday was also timed with International Childhood Cancer Day in an effort to "express support for children and adolescents with cancer and their families."

By REUTERS
16/02/2021
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