| Nov 2, 2012
| 3:03 PM
Are you ready for holiday specials? November's TV schedule is loaded with them. But we also gets the premieres of new series "Malibu Country," "Amores Verdaderos," "LOLwork" and "Wedding Band," just to name a few. The biggest premiere might be the Nov. 25...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 6:24 PM
It's never smart to fill a bad movie with lines that can be turned on the actors, or the production itself.
"I'm bored," says Lindsay Lohan, as screen legend Elizabeth Taylor in "Liz & Dick" (8 p.m. Nov. 25, Lifetime; 1 star out of 4). "I'm soo bored."...
| Feb 2, 2013
Don't think of it as rush hour. Think of all those burning brake lights on the 101 as your own little red-light district, as beacons to fun and conviviality.
Follow them to Ventura Boulevard, off Coldwater, then left, to a nondescript storefront,...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 8:00 PM
MEXICO CITY — You might be hard-pressed to find the word "Mexico" in some of the advertising for tourist resorts in Mexico.
Brands like "Riviera Maya" often eclipse the name of the country where those lush beaches are located.
As deadly violence...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Along with a two-night adaptation of "Nicholas Nickleby," Orlando Shakespeare Theater's 25th-anniversary season will see the return of fan-favorite "Dracula" and classic Shakespearean comedy and drama in "The Taming of the Shrew" and "Julius Caesar."...
| Nov 25, 2012
BEAUTY / HOME ACCESSORIES
D.L. & Co.: 417 N. Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills, (310) 205-0025), dlcompany.com. Candles in enamel apple-shaped boxes, Madame Pompadour candle busts, pocket watches with solid perfume inside, diffusers and curiosities such as...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 7:00 AM
NEW YORK — Tracy Letts has his hands full these days writing plays and preparing for the release of the movie version of his Pulitzer-Prize-winning drama, "August: Osage County." But he's added another formidable task to his agenda: elucidating...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 4:18 PM
Lindsay Lohan has truly outdone herself in what may set a precedent for troubled celebrities -- in just 24 hours she was hit with four criminal charges on two coasts.
Three of the charges tie back to Lohan's auto accident in June on the Pacific Coast...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 7:24 PM
Jay Strongwater's elaborate picture frames, jeweled vases and whimsical holiday ornaments have earned an impressive fan base which includes everyone from Elton John to Kate Hudson. While the collection is hand-enameled and hand-set with Swarovski...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 8:19 AM
Though it may be accurate to say that Marisa Silver's novel "Mary Coin" was inspired by Dorothea Lange's iconic Depression-era "Migrant Mother" photograph, it does not do justice to this extraordinary work of fiction. Silver infuses the vague outlines...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
I recently received an email from a reader who had thought of my column while watching "Wait Until Dark" with Audrey Hepburn.
Well, first may I say this is the best thing that's ever happened to me. Old movie stars are my favorite style icons, and...