Frauke Uhlenbruch (Redwood City, Calif., USA), Metatron V. Film
Obscure characters like Metatron also make an appearance in EBR, and the fact that he has even appeared on television in the United States is mentioned. “In the US television series Supernatural (creator Eric Kripke, 2005–), Metatron (Curtis Armstrong) appears in several episodes. In Metatron’s first appearance in the series (in the episode ‘The Great Escapist’), he resides in a hotel room filled with books, and collects stories, having retired from any involvement in angelic intervention on earth. He refers to himself as the source of the word and the scribe of God (‘I worked in the secretarial pool before God chose me to take down the word’), reminiscent of bHag 15a.” These are the kinds of details in EBR that are useful to researchers and student of Biblical literature.
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