| Apr 22, 2012
| 9:37 PM
industry movers and shakers – many from Hollywood -- piled into the trendy d Lounge in the Chinese capital, washing back petit fours and hors d'oeuvres with champagne under the vaulted brick ceilings at a party hosted by director Rob Minkoff....
| Dec 13, 2011
| 12:40 PM
Margin Call (R)
Directed by J.C. Chando
J. C. Chandor's Margin Call is one of those films that speaks to a zeitgeist. Now is the time of depressing downsizing — but that's been true for a decade. More to the point: Now is the time of a take-...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 10:56 AM
Oscar-winning actor and producer Michael Douglas will receive the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center’s 12th Annual Monte Cristo Award in April 16.
Douglas is an alum of the Waterford theater center and has been active on its board over the years....
| Jan 4, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Video provider Netflix is trying to change the entertainment industry (and bring back customers) by offering exclusive, original programs through their streaming service.
The first program, "Lilyhammer," will debut February 6 and stars Steven Van Zant as...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 2:13 PM
The singular Jeff Goldblum joined us Tuesday for an online video conversation about his role in the Theresa Rebeck play "Seminar," which is running through Nov. 18 at the Ahmanson Theatre. Goldblum appeared in the the play earlier this year on Broadway,...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 9:53 AM
El presidente de Estados Unidos, Barack Obama, se burló el sábado por la noche de su previsible rival por la presidencia, Mitt Romney, y de los republicanos en el Congreso, en la cena anual de la Asociación de Corresponsales de la Casa Blanca.
La cena de...
| May 1, 2012
| 1:41 PM
LOS ANGELES — It was a dank, rain-sodden Raymond Chandler kind of morning, as if some omnipotent auteur had rung up the studio and ordered a classic film noir sky. Cumulonimbus clouds the color of a snub-nosed revolver hovered with ominous intent,...
| May 30, 2012
Actress Sara Rue, best known for her role in "Rules of Engagement" (which syndicates on PIX11 in the fall), shared her remarkable weight loss story and talked about her new TV show "Malibu Country." She also talked about keeping you "pet fit" (she has two...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 2:11 PM
Paul is not dead.
The last time I wrote that sentence, it was 1969 and we were discussing the Beatles. Today, the subject of the Paul-is-dead rumor, which first appeared on the Internet on Sunday, is legendary French chef Paul Bocuse.
Word appeared on...
| Apr 18, 2012
"Tonight brings back a lot of memories," said Michael Douglas as his wife, Oscar and Tony Award-winning actress Catherine Zeta-Jones, handed him the Monte Cristo Award for his contributions to the theater Monday night in New York. The duo was the center...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 1:16 PM
Netflix's key contract with Starz expired on Tuesday, causing a massive hit to its catalog of movies and TV shows -- especially instant streaming.
Pay-cable network Starz struck a four-year licensing deal with Netflix back in 2008. Netflix had been...
| Apr 22, 2012
Washington, D.C., audiences are used to seeing actress Rachel Zampelli vamping it up on stage.
But it was her turn as a different kind of femme fatal that has led to the Harpers Ferry-based actress her first Helen Hayes Award nomination.