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  • David Brooks figures out Mel Gibson's real problem: He's a narcissist!

     
    If you're Mel Gibson, you know you're really in trouble when your epic ranting misadventures take the leap from the showbiz blogosphere and tabloids to the august New York Times Op-Ed pages, where the Times' house conservative David Brooks nails......
  • The life and death of DreamWorks

     
    In 1994, three of the biggest names in Hollywood -- Steven Spielberg, David Geffen and Jeffrey Katzenberg -- banded together to found their own movie studio. "The Men Who Would Be King: An Almost Epic Tale of Moguls, Movies, and......
  • New DreamWorks book on what went wrong: 'The whole company's mandate was: Give Steven what he wants'

     
    As I read Nicole LaPorte's lively new history of DreamWorks, "The Men Who Would Be King," I found myself transported to a time long, long ago, an era so far gone that when DreamWorks co-founder Jeffrey Katzenberg once complained to......
  • Michael Ovitz on Michael Crichton, and the Jasper Johns flags of their dreams

     
    Michael Ovitz has one. David Geffen has another. Eli Broad has a couple. Just what is it about Jasper Johns's early "Flag" paintings that make some blue-chip collectors seem so, well, patriotic? You can hear Ovitz rhapsodizing about the painted......
  • Scene & Heard: Lynda and Stewart Resnick Exhibition Pavilion 'Unmasking' at LACMA

    Scene & Heard: Lynda and Stewart Resnick Exhibition Pavilion 'Unmasking' at LACMA
    Attracting more than 1,000 people and raising nearly $5 million, the Sept. 25 "Unmasking" of the Lynda and Stewart Resnick Exhibition Pavilion at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art brought together some of L.A.'s most prominent faces from finance,...
  • From animation to the stage

    From animation to the stage
    For Glendale resident Douglas Rogers, life took an animated turn in 1998 when he was hired as art director for "Shrek." "I had come to Los Angeles to do 'Othello' at the Shakespeare Festival. Jeffrey Katzenburg (producer of 'Shrek' and DreamWorks...
  • How to Give Back on Thanksgiving

    On a day of plenty, there are still many in need. Contributions to charitable organizations are dropping as donors become stretched. Many families will be sitting down to a chicken dinner this Thanksgiving because food pantries decided they could help...
  • Inside Emanuel's campaign war chest

    Inside Emanuel's campaign war chest
    While Rahm Emanuel campaigned on reforming the way Chicago is governed, millions of dollars were pouring into his campaign fund from businesses and firms who have long been accustomed to the old way of doing business with City Hall. Much attention has...
  • Port of San Diego fires lobbyist over e-mails

    Port of San Diego fires lobbyist over e-mails
    A lobbyist who boasted in e-mails about "spoon feeding" a California coastal commissioner while attempting to secure his vote on a controversial project has been fired by the Port of San Diego. In a letter to Coastal Commission members Friday, Robert...
  • Music mogul Irving Azoff sells Malibu home for $10 million

    Music industry mogul Irving Azoff has sold his house along Malibu's "Billionaire's Beach" for $10 million. The buyer is attorney Stuart Liner and his wife, Stephanie. The stretch of beach got the nickname from its wealthy neighbors, including David...
  • Berman-Sherman battle is one Democrats would rather not have

    Reporting from Los Angeles and Washington -- Rep. Howard Berman hasn't had to fight for a job since Richard Nixon defeated George McGovern and M*A*S*H made its television debut. That was 1972, when he won a state Assembly seat in his first race. Now the...
  • Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne sell oceanfront house in Malibu

    Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne sell oceanfront house in Malibu
    Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne have sold their oceanfront house in Malibu for $7.925 million. Their 2.5-acre estate in Hidden Hills remains on the market at $12.999 million. The three-story beach house features a walled garden, five bedrooms, five bathrooms...