| Dec 16, 2010
| 5:29 PM
Eve Plumb, known to folks around the world as Jan on "The Brady Bunch," is known in Laguna as a neighbor, owner of a historic house, former Design Review Board member and part of the make up crew for the Pageant of the Masters.
She won't be seen here for...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 11:22 AM
Airs on DC50, Sunday, February 19 @ 3PM
Seventy-one years ago it was no surprise when the 1939 classic "Gone with the Wind" won the Best Picture Oscar, and Vivien Leigh took home Best Actress honors as Scarlett O’Hara. Probably the most...
| Mar 30, 2011
Farley Granger, a handsome young leading man during Hollywood's post-World War II era who was best known for his starring roles in the Alfred Hitchcock suspense thrillers "Strangers on a Train" and "Rope," has died. He was 85.
Granger died of natural...
| May 18, 2011
| 12:02 PM
When you walk in the door of the second-floor gallery at the Connecticut Historical Society, Stanwyck Cromwell puts his arm around your shoulder and guides you forward. Not literally, of course — though the genial Guyanese-American artist would be...
| Oct 20, 2011
Linda Evans joined us live to talk about her new book "Recipes for Life."
The book includes anecdotes about John Wayne, John Derek, John Forstyth, Joan Collins, Barbara Stanwyck, and more.
She will be signing books tonight at Barnes and Noble....
| Aug 6, 2007
A piece of history vs. a parcel of land
Re "A ranch gives up the ghost," Column One, Aug. 2
People who live in Los Angeles County and who wish to leave their beloved homes to a historical association or as a museum should realize that their wishes will...
| Nov 6, 2009
| 4:33 PM
Two of these stars below are tied for suffering the most Oscar snubs among actresses: six defeats, no wins. Can you name them? To see the answer, click the "Continue Reading" link underneath the photos. ANSWER: Deborah Kerr and Thelma Ritter. Oscarless...
| Nov 10, 2009
| 4:32 PM
Nov. 10, 1947: Hal Wallisâ€™ script â€śBe Still, My Love,â€ť is â€śtoo stupid to shoot.â€ť "Be Still, My Love," from a novel by June Truesdell, was to be about a Southern California college teacher who kills one of her students for making a pass at her....
| Feb 7, 2009
Miles away from the bustle of the Sunset Strip and the glitz of Beverly Hills, there's another place where Hollywood lives: the leafy Brentwood neighborhood of Mandeville Canyon. A ranch once owned by actors Robert Taylor and Barbara Stanwyck is on the...
| Apr 27, 2008
Best known for the prize-winning "Intimate Apparel" (an SCR co-commission), Brooklyn-born Nottage, 43, spins imaginative tales that zip through time and space.
A reading of "By the Way, Meet Vera Stark," the story of a woman's improbable journey
| May 4, 2008
10 Bad Dates With De Niro
A Book of Alternative Movie Lists
Edited by Richard T. Kelly
Overlook/Rookery: 460 pp., $29.95
Movie geeks are list-making animals. It begins with the frenzied -- and nonsensical -- annual compilation of "10 best lists" (as...
| Jun 22, 2008
IT HAS been a good DVD year for Anthony Mann (1906-67), a longtime critics' favorite often considered one of Hollywood's most underrated directors.
Mann's relatively low name recognition might have something to do with the ease with which he slipped from...