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  • 2011 year in review: Best in theater

     
    Theater critic Charles McNulty names the best plays he saw in 2011....
  • Black History Month 2012 TV schedule

     
    Here are some notable new and returning television programs profiling memorable people, themes and events in African-American history, in celebration of February's Black History Month. Programs and times are subject to change; check back throughout the...
  • Sundance 2012: Spike Lee's co-writer joins the race conversation

     
    Spike Lee caused a stir at the Sundance Film Festival this week when he said Hollywood studios "know nothing about black people." Now, James McBride, the co-writer on his latest film "Red Hook Summer," is adding his voice to the discussion....
  • Thursday’s Highlights: 'Grey’s Anatomy' on ABC

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of Jan. 29 - Feb. 4 in PDF format TV listings for the week of Jan. 29 - Feb. 4 in PDF format are also available at latimes.com/entertainment/news/tv Weekly TV Listings......
  • Could Chris Rock and Melissa McCarthy end up together?

     
    Chris Rock has had some notable on-screen romantic partners over the years. He engaged in an affair with a slinky Kerry Washington ("I Think I Love My Wife") and was dumped by Robin Givens ("Head of State"). Last week at Sundance, he tried to co-parent...
  • Oscar Senti-meter: Russell Crowe and Miley Cyrus pump up the volume

     
    The Oscar Senti-meter — an online tool developed by the L.A. Times, IBM and the USC Annenberg Innovation Lab — analyzes opinions about the Academy Awards race shared in millions of public messages on Twitter. One interesting application of the...
  • Relativity, Fortress sued by investor in Sony slate deal

     
    A film company that invested in a Sony Pictures co-financing fund arranged by Relativity Media is suing both Relativity and Wall Street giant Fortress Investment Group for fraud and breach of contract....
  • Academy Awards: Cirque du Soleil to perform; Angelina Jolie, Tina Fey, Kermit, Miss Piggy to present

     
    The announced presenters for the Oscar telecast include Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, Bradley Cooper, Emma Stone, Angelina Jolie, Halle Berry, Tom Cruise and the cast of "Bridesmaids," whose star Melissa McCarthy ("Mike & Molly") is a supporting actress...
  • Viewing the Oscars through a racial lens

     
    Between the months-long investigation by The Times that revealed that 94% of the members who make up the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences are white, and the heated debate about "The Help" putting the "mammy" stereotype back in......
  • Oscars 2011: ‘Morning Stroll’ Got Robbed!

     
    Let's face it, guys: I'm not exactly the crack news cycle buster over here. My thing is more to wait a week after something's happened, listen to all the incorrect (i.e. stupid) things said about it and then correct the record. So maybe I didn't make it...
  • Meghan Daum: Breaking comedy's raunch barrier

    Meghan Daum: Breaking comedy's raunch barrier
    The results are in: "Bridesmaids," the much-hyped girl-raunch comedy touted as the long-awaited antidote to Judd Apatow's "bromance" phenomenon, opened way bigger than expected at the box office, thereby proving that women can be just as funny —...
  • 'Dr. Seuss' The Lorax:' Five lessons from its box-office success

     
    Even for a season that has seen surprisingly strong box office, "Dr. Seuss' The Lorax" was an eyebrow-raiser this weekend. The $70.7 million that the movie took in domestically made it worthy of several superlatives -- among others, the biggest opening...