"Homeland" creator Gideon Raff and "Heroes" creator Tim Kring have inked a 6-episode deal with USA Network for a new drama thriller series set in Jerusalem. The program, called "Dig," is an…
For the second year running, Keshet Media Group will host INTV, its annual conference on innovation in television, in Jerusalem next month.
The inaugural Ajyal Youth Film Festival, presented by Doha Film Institute, is out with the old and in with the new and child-friendly. Skedded from Nov. 26-30, the festival, which DFI execs hope will…
Pop star Rihanna has confirmed an Oct. 22 concert in Tel Aviv, a decision that has delighted her legions of Israeli fans but angered proponents of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement, a…
Saudi Arabia, a country that still forbids its women citizens to drive, has submitted its first-ever feature film for Academy Award consideration: "Wadjda," a critically acclaimed triumph from female…
Keshet made history in 2010, when it launched Gideon Raff's program "Hatufim" (Prisoners of War).
For several years, Israel has been at the forefront of countries exporting TV program content to the United States. Keshet, where Showtime's "Homeland" has its roots, holds the lion's share of…
Nir says the secret to managing Keshet is to keep it running like a startup, no matter how big or influential it becomes.
One of the most beloved comedies on Israeli television today concerns a hapless Arab journalist balancing family, work and an unquenchable desire to blend in with his Jewish peers.
The U.S. may have Madonna and Prince, but Israel has its own single-monikered pop star, Rita, who for decades has been considered the most famous crooner in the country.
Israeli director Amos Gitai has accomplished many personal goals in his four-decade career, and with his new pic, "Ana Arabia," which was shot entirely in one take and will compete for the Golden…