| Oct 9, 2013
| 9:05 AM
Who says Miley Cyrus is trying to escape her background in family television?
On Tuesday night, the former "Hannah Montana" star took to Jimmy Fallon's late-night show to talk up her just-released "Bangerz" album, which follows a summer of nonstop...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Socialite Paris Hilton was on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" Friday (Nov. 8) but not as a guest -- as a DJ....
| Oct 13, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The gig: Najeeb Ghauri is the founder and chief executive of NetSol Technologies Inc., a Calabasas software company that makes a lot of its money from a program widely used in automobile leasing. Its customers include automakers Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen,...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 9:43 AM
Hollywood is gearing to help with ensure the success of President Obama's healthcare law.
The Times' Maeve Reston reported Saturday on the effort.
Mike Farah and his team at Funny or Die studios are developing as many as 20 projects involving the...
| May 16, 2013
| 9:49 AM
CANNES, France — The class envy raging through F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby” helps to explain why teenage readers, usually assigned the book in school, fall under its spell. So sad about that doomed love, the kids sigh....
| May 17, 2013
| 2:39 PM
“I mean, I come from Winnetka,” says New Trier Township High School graduating senior Katie Chang, in Cannes this week accompanying her big break, Sofia Coppola’s “The Bling Ring.”
“So, what I mean is, you don’t...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 3:21 PM
There's a lot to leave you breathless in "The Bling Ring." Celebrity culture. Self-empowerment prayer circles. Amoral behavior. But the designer name-dropping throughout the movie may top the list.
For that we can thank the label-crazed kids at the...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:30 AM
In Hollywood, all that glitters is not gold — or even fool's gold.
That's the lesson Anne Ross learned last year while working as a production designer on "The Bling Ring," Sofia Coppola's film about a group of teenagers so desperate to get...
| Sep 30, 2012
Kristoff Ball is known for his rock star hairstyles but he can also fix a car, drywall a house and grow a delicious tomato. Long before he gained fame styling celebrities — including Pink, Ashley Tisdale, Brad Pitt and Gwen Stefani — he...
| May 7, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Remarkable how two words, scribbled nearly a century ago about a 16-year-old Lake Forest debutante, can evoke a whole country, its hypocrisies and promises, its aspirations and crushing realities.
Last week, the University of South Carolina posted...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 7:53 AM
Since Bob Hope Airport officials reopened the site for filming six months ago for the first time since the Sept. 11, 2011, terrorist attacks, movie and TV production has generated roughly $100,000 for the airfield....
| Dec 14, 2012
| 10:33 AM
With a key LAPD investigator under fire for working on a movie about the so-called Bling Ring that targeted celebrity homes, the final defendant pleaded no contest to a single felony charge of possessing stolen goods....