In the new Justin Bieber documentary, “Never Say Never,” Scott “Scooter” Braun, the 29-year-old manager of the world’s biggest post-adolescent pop star and a protagonist of the film, reveals that he recites a Jewish prayer before every performance.
“There are kids who are picked on and deal with anti-Semitism,” Braun told the Forward’s Michael Kaminer by cellular phone between house-hunting visits in Los Angeles. “For them to watch this film and recognize someone in their culture — that’s why I feel so good about it.”
Just ahead of Bieber's first show in Israel, Braun takes a Q&A with The Forward on Jewish related questions.
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