| Feb 22, 2015
| 5:30 AM
The Super Bowl of fashion that is the Oscars red carpet is upon us, and the quarterbacking has officially begun.
The Oscars is mostly a game of big European fashion houses, because they are the ones with the most money to throw around to sign...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 9:00 AM
Danielle Brisebois has never been afraid of taking risks.
One of the biggest she ever took was to walk away from acting when she was 18 to concentrate on her music career.
Though there have been struggles and disappointments along the way, Brisebois...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 10:33 AM
"The Voice" is going to get a huge promotional lift from the Oscars.
Adam Levine will perform on the Feb. 22 Oscar telecast on ABC.
Then "The Voice" returns Feb. 23 on NBC.
Levine will sing the Oscar-nominated "Lost Stars" from the movie "Begin...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 5:00 AM
The Screen Actors Guild Awards red carpet started off kind of dull on Sunday, Los Angeles Times fashion critic Booth Moore reports. [Los Angeles Times]
But Emma Stone, Keira Knightley, Reese Witherspoon, Claire Danes, Lupita Nyong'o and a few others...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 5:15 AM
Keira Knightley has been in the Hollywood spotlight for years, but arguably 2014 was the year when she was not just seen but really heard. She acquitted herself nicely as a singer in "Begin Again," earned a fourth Golden Globe nomination and a second...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 12:24 PM
After receiving an Oscar nomination for her supporting turn in "Birdman," Emma Stone was unable to jump on the phone Thursday morning because she's on vocal rest. But the doesn't mean the 26-year-old -- currently on Broadway in "Cabaret" -- had a muted...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 9:29 AM
Like Russell Crowe did in "A Beautiful Mind," Benedict Cumberbatch brings some much-needed humanity to "The Imitation Game," which revolves around a lot of complicated math formulas that most audiences wouldn't care to understand. Cumberbatch stars as...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 3:12 PM
The Newport Beach Film Festival has picked "The Imitation Game" for its 2014 Best Picture and Outstanding Ensemble Cast awards, according to The Weinstein Co., the film's studio.
"The Imitation Game" will be screened Monday night at a members-only...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Franklin Leonard wasn't looking to upend the system. He just wanted some good vacation reading.
In 2004, Leonard was working as a development executive at Leonardo DiCaprio's production company, Appian Way, charged with sifting through piles of...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 3:15 PM
These scenes began flashing through my mind just as the Screen Actors Guild Awards began announcing nominations for performance by a cast in a motion picture:
"Birdman" — actors in constricted spaces using dressing rooms and winding corridors to...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 3:15 PM
The disturbing, involving, always-complex story of British mathematician Alan Turing is a tale crafted to resonate for our time, and the smartly entertaining "The Imitation Game" gives it the kind of crackerjack cinematic presentation that's pure pleasure...