| Apr 22, 2010
| 4:34 PM
So Russell Brand's character from Forgetting Sarah Marshall, stoner-lover singer Aldous Snow, got his own movie — Get Him to the Greek (with fanboy Jonah Hill back and onboard, too) opening June 4. His character's band is Infant Sorrow, and their...
| Apr 29, 2010
| 4:33 AM
Summer cinema is all about sequels, especially this year, from Shrek to Step Up 3D (Aug. 6) the return of Nanny McPhee (Aug. 20) to Toy Story 3. Itâs about sing-along Grease (re-released in July) sex in cities, near-sex in Forks, and squaring off Â...
| May 23, 2010
| 8:04 AM
The premise of "Three Coins in the Fountain" gets another workout, with some twists, in this romantic comedy vehicle for Kristen Bell (" Forgetting Sarah Marshall," "Veronica Mars").
Her character is suffering from a letdown in love while visiting...
| Jun 3, 2010
| 12:04 PM
Extremely raunchy, "Get Him to the Greek" is also very funny. Like the film that first paired Jonah Hill and Russell Brand, " Forgetting Sarah Marshall," the new comedy is unexpectedly sincere about the thing that matters most in a relationship: trust. It...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 11:53 PM
The other day, someone needed to talk to Michael Keasey on the phone. The boys' lacrosse practice at Corona del Mar High was over.
G.W. Mix, the coach, said it had wrapped up 30 minutes earlier. But he knew where to find Keasey.
Mix told the person...
| May 9, 2011
| 12:39 PM
Pop singer Katy Perry and her husband, comedian and actor Russell Brand, are listing their Los Feliz home at $3,395,000.
The gated property includes a 1922 Mediterranean-style main house and a swimming pool. The stately 4,600-square-foot home, with a...
| Sep 26, 2010
Kristen Bell sits perched on a picnic table bench at Griffith Park wearing jean shorts, a pinkish button-down top and cornflower blue Toms espadrilles. The 30-year-old actress, blond hair tied back in a ponytail, watches as her two dogs explore the grass....
| Feb 10, 2011
| 7:12 AM
It's hard to top the musical year Katy Perry has had, but winning a Grammy -- or four -- could help her do just that.
The energetic, rule-bending superstar has a quartet of nominations in the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards, which CBS televises from Los...
| Nov 6, 2011
In the world of amphibian celebrities, there's no bigger star than Kermit the Frog.
Yet back in January on the set of Disney's upcoming film "The Muppets" — the first big screen outing for Jim Henson's beloved menagerie since 1999's "Muppets in...
| May 19, 2011
| 11:05 PM
The goal in high school swimming is to swim your best by the time CIF finals roll around.
Few have done it better than Corona del Mar High senior Garrett Larson.
Larson really hits his stride when he's tapered. On a crowded, noisy pool deck at Belmont...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 1:49 PM
The Chicago Film Critics Awards returned to the Broadway Playhouse at the Water Tower Jan. 7. This salute to Hollywood's best included Comedy Awards, conceived by Sharee Pemberton who produced the show along with film critic and Chicago Film Critics...