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  • Hollywood Sexist? Female Directors Still Missing in Action

    In 2013, Hollywood saw big box office hits with Jennifer Lawrence in "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," Sandra Bullock in "Gravity" and Melissa McCarthy (and Bullock again) in "The Heat." But none of these girl-power sagas were directed by a woman. It'...
  • Mindy Kaling's cool with her Elle magazine cover, 'ya pervs'

    Mindy Kaling's cool with her Elle magazine cover, 'ya pervs'
    Mindy Kaling has slammed the lid down on the brouhaha surrounding her Elle magazine cover, one of four shots featuring different ladies for the mag's Women in TV Issue. And she's done it by being funny, which makes it even better.  "I love my...
  • Golden Globe Awards set Matt Damon, Ben Affleck as presenters

    Sixteen years after Matt Damon and Ben Affleck first won their Golden Globes, for co-writing "Good Will Hunting," the two stars will again take the stage — this time separately, as presenters. Damon and Affleck join previously announced presenters...
  • Riot LA comedy festival plays for laughs downtown

    Los Angeles is home to hundreds of comedy clubs and sketch shows and some of the country's strongest improvisation schools, which have trained and put a spotlight on comedians like Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy and Taran Killam. But the...
  • 2014 winter-spring movie preview: An overview of films opening through late April

    The 2014 winter-spring movie preview is a broad overview of films opening through late April. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: Movie previews: A listing in the...
  • Sandra Bullock sweeps People's Choice Awards

    Sandra Bullock sweeps People's Choice Awards
    "Gravity" star Sandra Bullock had a big night Wednesday at the People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles, snagging four prizes and emerging as the evening's top winner. Bullock, who in addition to her role in the sci-fi spectacle also starred in the buddy-...
  • Golden Globe Awards: Leonardo DiCaprio, Drew Barrymore to present

    Golden Globe Awards: Leonardo DiCaprio, Drew Barrymore to present
    Leonardo DiCaprio will be pulling double duty at the Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, as a nominee and now as a presenter. Alongside "The Wolf of Wall Street" star, who is up for best actor in a musical or comedy, Drew Barrymore has also been tapped to hand...
  • Monday's TV Highlights: 'Castle' on ABC

    Monday's TV Highlights: 'Castle' on ABC
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Jan. 12 - 18, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     -------------------- SERIES How I Met Your Mother Marshall (Jason...
  • Melissa McCarthy to Host 'SNL' Super Bowl Weekend (EXCLUSIVE)

    Melissa McCarthy will return to host "SNL" over Super Bowl weekend, sources tell Variety. The actress, who can next be seen in the road trip comedy "Tammy," is making her third appearance on the NBC sketch series. Her two previous stints drew solid...
  • Golden Globes: In many ways, 'Wolf of Wall Street' was the real star

    Golden Globes: In many ways, 'Wolf of Wall Street' was the real star
    With its three hours of wall-to-wall sex, drugs and greed, Martin Scorsese and Leonard DiCaprio's "The Wolf of Wall Street" has sparked debate over its artistic merit, polarized audiences and even caused a minor row at an academy screening. But at the...
  • Golden Globes 2014: Tina, Amy, Leonardo let us in on the fun

    Golden Globes 2014: Tina, Amy, Leonardo let us in on the fun
    Remember who won supporting actor Sunday night at the Golden Globes? Or screenplay? Or score? Best movie — well there are two of those, so it's confusing before they even get to the envelope. Who cares? What stays with you is the intimacy, the...