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  • PASSINGS: Gerard Smith, Barton K. Boyd, Mary Robbins, Susan Covel

    PASSINGS: Gerard Smith, Barton K. Boyd, Mary Robbins, Susan Covel
    Gerard Smith Bassist-keyboardist for TV on the Radio Gerard Smith, bassist-keyboardist for the Brooklyn-based art-rock group TV on the Radio, died Wednesday after a battle with lung cancer, the band announced on its website. He was 36. Although he...
  • Gil Robbins dies at 80; member of the 1960s folk group the Highwaymen

    Gil Robbins dies at 80; member of the 1960s folk group the Highwaymen
    Gil Robbins, a musician and actor who was a member of the 1960s folk group the Highwaymen, died Tuesday at his home in Mexico, said his son, actor-director Tim Robbins. He was 80 and had prostate cancer. "He was very charming, open and funny," Tim...
  • 'Cinema Verite': Diane Lane, Tim Robbins try on reality TV

    Diane Lane wouldn't want to do a reality show, but she's getting a taste anyway. The Oscar-nominated actress ("Unfaithful") plays one of the original stars of the genre -- Pat Loud, showcased in PBS' 1973 milestone "An American Family" -- in "Cinema...
  • United States Artists literature fellows announced

     
    Three poets, a playwright and a novelist receive United States Artists fellowships -- and $50,000 each....
  • Allen Ruppersberg and John Outterbridge among 50 new USA fellows

     
    United States Artists has just announced the recipients of their annual grants: 50 artists (or artist teams), each receiving no-strings-attached grants of $50,000. This year five of the 50 so-called USA Fellows are based in Southern California....
  • Golden Globes: Cable shows dominate TV nominations

     
    Showtime's "Homeland," which didn't received any nominations for the SAG Awards, got some redemption Thursday when the nominees for the 69th annual Golden Globe Awards were announced at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles. The terrorism thriller was among...
  • Golden Globes salute ‘Homeland,’ ‘Boss,’ ‘New Girl’; what are the likely winners?

     
    You have to hand it to the Golden Globes. The awards do take notice of the new fare on television, and that was again true when this year's nominations were announced this morning. Although the Golden Globes are mainly read for signals about the Oscar...
  • IFC: Carrie Brownstein is back in “Portlandia”

     
    Yep, the dream of the ’90s is still alive in Portland, and it’s coming back tomorrow night when Portlandia returns to IFC for Season 2. Amid the returning characters played by Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein and their usual guests, the...
  • Golden Globes: Peter Dinklage wins supporting actor in a TV series or miniseries

     
    Peter Dinklage wins best supporting actor in TV movie, miniseries or series...
  • Stars to help fund state arts grants via license plate sales

     
    The California Arts Council is turning to star power in hopes of vastly boosting the meager funds for state government arts grants. Celebrities on electronic billboards will urge motorists to spend $40 or $50 for special arts license plates, with fees...
  • Tenacious D come back with ‘Rize of the Fenix' to rescue rock

     
    Tenacious D's Jack Black and Kyle Gass ‘Rize' like the ‘Fenix' from the aftermath of ‘The Pick of Destiny.' Their goal? Nothing less than saving rock music. Tenacious D rehearses in a grim-looking practice space on a desolate...
  • Around Town: Celebrate Easter with Jimmy Stewart and Harvey

     
    The American Cinematheque's Aero Theatre is going rabid for rabbits Easter Sunday -- just don't expect the Easter Bunny. The "hare"-raising evening begins with 1950's "Harvey," starring Jimmy Stewart in his Oscar-nominated performance as Elwood P. Dowd, a...