| Dec 27, 2011
| 3:38 PM
Former 'SNL' Writer's Death Ruled Suicide
Joe Bodolai, former "Saturday Night Live" writer, died in what was ruled a suicide in a Los Angeles hotel room.
A cleaning crew found his body with a mix of anti-freeze and Gatorade nearby. Bodolai, who wrote...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 12:14 PM
Aug 03 (TheWrap.com) - There's a moment at the end of the promo reel for "Love, Marilyn," an upcoming Marilyn Monroe documentary that will premiere at the Toronto Film Festival, when Uma Thurman, speaking in words that were written by Monroe, almost...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 7:36 AM
Two of San Francisco's leading fine arts museums face the possibility of a strike due to an ongoing feud between unionized workers and the museums' leaders.
The de Young Museum and the Legion of Honor Museum -- which are managed by the same...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 4:12 PM
Art from the Northwest travels to Southern California in AR4T's latest exhibit, "The Garage."
Seattle artist Brennan Coyle and Electric Coffin Supply Co., a group of artists, have combined their unique art styles in this colorful and innovative show at...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 1:14 PM
Jacob Jeffries went from roaming the halls of Western High to having his music video for "Suffocate My Heart" featured on MTV Buzzworthy.
Two talented young men, pianist/singer Jacob Jeffries and guitarist Jimmy Powers, form the Florida-born Jacob...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 10:11 AM
Darth Vader is getting the pop-art treatment tonight as students from a Lakeview school are attempting to set a Guinness World Record with more than 100 portraits of the "Star Wars" character.
Students from Alphonsus Academy & Center of the Arts will...
| May 1, 2012
| 2:39 PM
Occupy Wall Street protesters took to the streets Tuesday as several groups set up shop outside city banks and other businesses to mark International Workers Day, or better known as "May Day."
Among the locations demonstrators targeted were the...
| May 14, 2012
James Franco is an actor-turned-artist-turned-author-turned-actor-playing-an-artist-named-Franco in the soap opera "General Hospital" — who has made a movie, "Francophrenia," that documents the experience. He's about as "meta" as it gets.
| Jul 20, 2010
| 6:59 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Dennis Hopper's Southern California estate is going on sale this Friday for about $6.2 million.
The property is located in Venice, California -- just a few blocks from the Pacific. The "Easy Rider" lived there for more than 20 years....
| Sep 1, 2010
| 1:16 PM
Comcast Entertainment Group president and chief executive Ted Harbert has sold a condominium in the Azzurra high-rise in Marina del Rey for $1.63 million.
The corner unit offers unobstructed north and south views of the marina, the Santa Monica Mountains...
| Jul 3, 2010
James Bond co-founded the high-end sneaker line Undefeated. Artist and community arts advocate Karen Kimmel just launched a line of abstract children's stencils in design destinations such as the Los Angeles County Museum of Art store.
But when the...
| Aug 21, 2010
The words "art restorer" provoke visions of dormer-windowed studios, of flaking oil paintings in Rococo frames, of landscapes emerging from beneath layers of ancient grime. It's startling, then, to enter Gustavo Perez's workshops — a cluster of...