| Apr 10, 2014
| 4:37 PM
UNIVERSAL CITY, California (Reuters) - The adorable yellow goggle-wearing Minions of "Despicable Me" are not just taking over the Universal Studios theme park in Hollywood, they're ringing in a revamp of the film-themed park as it takes on competing...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 8:43 AM
UPDATED: The fourth-season finale of "The Walking Dead" drew 15.7 million Sunday and stood as the night's most-watched program.
But it wasn't a record for the zombie drama. The fourth-season premiere pulled in a record 16.1 million. But companion series...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 12:30 PM
At the age of 66, actor Joe Mantegna shows no signs of slowing down. So though he is being honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce on March 28, he admits to wondering where the time went. "These kinds of things...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 12:30 PM
LEGO has revealed its full series of minifigures based on the long-running animated TV show "The Simpsons."
The collection will be released in May and includes 16 LEGO versions of "The Simpsons" minifigures, including favorites like Krusty the Clown,...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 1:39 PM
The new season of the series Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at the Music Center will feature seven productions, including visits from the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and the Australian Ballet with its production of "Swan Lake."
| Mar 23, 2014
Another collection of dispatches from Somebody Nobody Asked™, America's pre-eminent unsolicited advice columnist.
Dear Gov. Pat Quinn:
Unlike many others, I don't get the vapors when people — nearly always well-off people — start...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 8:47 AM
"The Simpsons" on Fox took a trip into the art market on Sunday's new episode titled "The War of Art," which included a lesson in forgery delivered by actor Max von Sydow.
Sunday's episode echoed a number of real-life art stories, including the case...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:30 AM
The NCAA Basketball Tournament, Lady Gaga and the Wicked Witch have starring roles this weekend. But the 9 p.m. Sunday time slot again offers the most action.
An exhumed grave, a criminal's past and a pastor's crisis figure in the latest episode of...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 9:38 AM
"Resurrection" posted strong ratings for ABC in its second episode, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
Sunday's installment of the new drama, which follows residents of Arcadia, Mo., whose dead loved ones return, drew 10.8 million viewers on...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Former Writers Guild of America West president Patric M. Verrone, the leader of the WGA's raucous 2007-08 strike, is seeking a seat in the California State Senate.
Verrone is one of six Democratic candidates who have filed to succeed Democrat State...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 12:14 PM
Playing in this summer's World Cup will undoubtedly be an honor for Barcelona's feared foursome of Lionel Messi, Neymar, Xavi and Andres Iniesta. But then a lot of players can say they've done that.
How many can say they've been "Simpsonized" though?...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 2:30 PM
All those who have spent the past few years complaining about Judd Apatow movies -- about the length or the plotlines or that they're all about shlubby guys getting attractive girls or that they're nothing but pot jokes -- all those people can take it...