| Jul 31, 2013
| 9:07 AM
It is the face of Eileen Brennan that will stay with me as much as any one of the performances the quintessential character actress packed into her very long career.
Not a classic beauty, her face was arresting for its very distinct abilities. The...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 9:46 AM
The event: ”Help Haiti Home,” staged by Sean Penn & Friends and presented at the Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills by Giorgio Armani to benefit the J/P Haitian Relief Organization. Anderson Cooper served as host and ceremonies ended with a...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 12:30 PM
A crowd of desperate fans gathered outside the premiere of Zach Braff's "Wish I Was Here" at Sundance on Saturday morning.
Many of them had donated to the Kickstarter campaign Braff launched in May 2013, which ultimately raised $3.1 million to help...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:30 AM
In a directing career that has spanned four decades, John Badham has had more than his share of hits, including 1977's "Saturday Night Fever," for which John Travolta earned his first Oscar nomination, as well as 1983's "Blue Thunder," 1986's "Short...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 12:37 PM
Zoe Saldana, known for her roles as Neytiri in “Avatar” and as Uhura in the new “Star Trek” movies, is off the market and her house in Los Feliz is on -- at $1.199 million.
The actress married Italian artist Marco Perego this...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 10:30 AM
RIO DE JANEIRO - Sold by Mundial, a joint venture of IM Global and Canana, Fernando Coimbra's "A Wolf at the Door" shared the top fiction feature Redentor prize Thursday with Caru Alves de Souza's "Underage" at a 15thRio de Janeiro Intl. Festival that saw...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 7:22 PM
Billy Barnes, a composer and lyricist whose music and devilishly funny lyrics were displayed on "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In" in the 1960s and '70s and in his earlier series of satirical music revues in Hollywood that launched the careers of performers such...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 7:50 AM
Joining the ranks of those whose home prices were pummeled during the housing bust is Sharon Stone. The actress just sold her palatial place in the 90210 ZIP Code for 40% less than she paid for it.
The "Basic Instinct" star bought the secluded five acres...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 2:57 PM
Perhaps they had a change of heart. Actors Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn have put a Pacific Palisades property they bought two years ago on the market at $6.5 million -- minus the house.
The couple purchased the lot in early 2011 for $5.7 million, public...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Jenny McCarthy says her mission with her new late-night talk show is to “bring sexy back” to the genre. This seems like an eminently attainable goal for the former Playboy centerfold, who describes The Jenny McCarthy Show as “Playboy...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 8:44 AM
It may be the end of an era, but does anyone really care whether “The Tonight Show” stays in Burbank? According to the Times’ Joe Flint, after Jay Leno retires sometime in the next couple of years, his planned successor,......
| Mar 15, 2013
| 7:02 AM
Stock up on coffee and adjust your sleep schedules SoCal movie fans, L.A.'s Nuart Theatre has some real springtime treats ......