| Jul 24, 2013
| 7:36 AM
Veronica Mars is closer to staging her comeback.
The movie spinoff of the teen television drama — which recently made waves in Hollywood after creator Rob Thomas launched the biggest film fundraising campaign in Kickstarter history —...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 8:34 AM
On a beautiful day in Santa Barbara last Saturday, wine enthusiasts were able to taste unreleased wines from a collection of Santa Barbara County's top vineyards. The Santa Barbara County Wine Futures Tasting was held at the courtyard in front of Les...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 1:34 PM
If you're headed down Ensenada way this weekend, you might want to make a detour to Valle de Guadalupe to take in some of the events surrounding the 23rd annual Fiestas de la Vendimia through Saturday.
Check the website for a full listing of...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Spike Lee's fundraising effort has topped its $1.25 million goal, five days before the Aug. 21 deadline.
As of 10 a.m. PDT, Lee's campaign had received $1.302,891 million from 5,368 pledges for a new film that's known for now as "The Newest Hottest Spike...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Following Zach Braff and "Veronica Mars," Spike Lee has reached his online fundraising goal of $1.25 million for a new film.
Lee, best known for directing films such as "Do the Right Thing" and "Malcolm X," took to the crowdfunding site Kickstarter...
| Aug 18, 2013
— Josh Dillon's sister nicknamed them "the nerd herd."
That was back when Dillon and seven friends from Highland Park High School would lug their computers and monitors to their parents' basements, wire them together and play games until the wee...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Adam Carolla, who launched his entertainment career as a stand-up comic, has raised $1.36 million via a crowdfunding campaign for a feature film set in the world of comedy clubs.
Carolla, who is using Donald Trump's Fund Anything site, will write, direct...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Spike Lee has added "Boardwalk Empire" regular Michael K. Williams and Stephen Tyrone Williams to the cast of his Kickstarter-funded movie opposite Zaraah Abrahams.
Lee announced the castings Tuesday, the day before the fundraising effort concludes....
| Sep 5, 2013
Chicago fashion designer Maria Pinto this week has launched her first clothing line since 2010. It's on Kickstarter, the crowd-funding website.
"There's a lot of liberating elements to doing it this way," she said. "Because I get really close to my...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:40 PM
Charlie "Fruit Man" McLean has been "a-rabbing" in Baltimore for more than 40 years, and he still can't think of a better way to spend his time.
As a boy, he rode with the men who sold fresh produce in the streets from their brightly colored horse-drawn...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 12:22 PM
Hollywood’s elite have the Black List, which is made up of complete scripts that haven’t been turned into movies. Many popular films like “Juno” and “500 Days of Summer” have graced the Black List, before becoming...