| Jan 17, 2009
It took singer Olivia Newton-John almost a year to find a buyer for her Malibu home, but she finally did -- and didn't even have to get physical about it.
Newton-John, who withdrew her house from the market last month, just closed escrow at more than $10...
| Feb 18, 2009
Don Johnson, who played a cop on "Nash Bridges," is out for justice.
The iconic '80s "Miami Vice" actor sued the producers of "Nash Bridges" Tuesday, Feb. 17 for tens of millions of dollars -- what he claims he's owed for the series, reports TMZ.com....
| Oct 3, 2008
| 4:59 AM
For some reason, Yo quiero Taco Bell.
Those savvy market research-readers at Disney have discovered that kids love Chihuahuas, especially talking ones. Thus, they decreed that Beverly Hills Chihuahua take one of the little bug-eyed rats on an...
| Apr 6, 2008
VISITORS to the sprawling Chicano art show opening today at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art are greeted by a display of photos depicting a group of daring guerrilla street artists known as ASCO, Spanish for "nausea." The photographs are from the...
| Mar 20, 2008
LOS ANGELES, March 20, 2008 -- Readers, writers and book-lovers of all ages will come together Saturday, April 26th and Sunday, April 27th to participate in the highly anticipated 13th annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books on the UCLA campus.
| Jun 13, 2008
Lleno de color y paisajes familiares para los chicanos de Los Ángeles y con temas políticos, históricos y surrealistas. Así son las obras recogidas en la exposición "Los Angelenos/Chicano Painters of L.A.: Selections from the Cheech Marin Collection", que...
| Jun 26, 2008
So much art, so little time. How to best navigate the Los Angeles gallery and museum scene? Here are critic's previews, openings and continuing shows for the week beginning Thursday, June 26.
Christopher Knight, Times Art Critic
| Jul 2, 2008
I'm no fan of public art museums exhibiting private collections. The negatives so far outweigh the positives that such shows hurt, rather than help, a museum's mission.
The latest example is "Los Angelenos/Chicano Painters of L.A.: Selections From the...
| Aug 2, 2009
"Inherent Vice" is Thomas Pynchon doing Raymond Chandler through a Jim Rockford looking glass, starring Cheech Marin (or maybe Tommy Chong). What could easily be mistaken as a paean to 1960s Southern California is also a sly herald of that era's end....
| Jul 31, 2009
| 1:29 PM
A couple of 1970s Disney fantasies get an update in this enjoyable adventure.
AnnaSophia Robb ("Bridge to Terabithia") and Alexander Ludwig play teenagers with special abilities that quickly become evident to the cabbie (Dwayne " The Rock" Johnson)...
| Mar 12, 2009
Chong has been replaced in Cheech's heart with another partner.
Actor Cheech Marin and his girlfriend Natasha Rubin are engaged, reports People.
"The couple are thrilled and looking forward to sharing their special day with close friends and family,"...