| Sep 3, 2014
| 3:03 PM
Carey Mulligan and Bill Nighy will reprise their London stage roles when they take David Hare's "Skylight" to Broadway in 2015. The drama, about a female schoolteacher who receives a visit from a former, much older lover, is scheduled to open April 2 at...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 9:49 AM
Few longtime observers consider 2013-14 a vintage year for Broadway. So weak was the overall slate that most of the new offerings were outsold by longer-lived shows from previous seasons.
When it came to serious new musicals with original scores, the...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 8:11 AM
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their second child, Clarence House announced. The baby is due next spring. [Los Angeles Times]
Hundreds of people gathered outside Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan on Sunday while comedian Joan Rivers' funeral...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Jake Gyllenhaal has a razor-thin scar on the palm of his hand. It's a permanent souvenir from the set of "Nightcrawler," the Toronto Film Festival thriller, in which the actor plays a twisted crime paparazzo. On the Los Angeles shoot last fall, director...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 7:15 PM
Daniel Radcliffe appeared for a Q&A on Monday night following a screening of his upcoming film “What If” as part of the Los Angeles Times’ ongoing Indie Focus Screening Series. He discussed, among other subjects, Comic-Con, rom-coms...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Twentieth Century Fox chairman and CEO Jim Gianopulos doesn't have an easy job.
It's hard enough to pick movies that connect with audiences. Today, studio chiefs like Gianopulos must navigate a rapidly shifting landscape where consumer demands, piracy...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Last season's Off Broadway hit "Fun Home" has found its home on Broadway, where the well-received musical will open at Circle in the Square in April.
With music by Jeanine Tesori ("Violet") and book and lyrics by Lisa Kron ("Well"), the production...
| Sep 12, 2014
Tito Puente Jr., mambo bandleader and public face of the Florida Documentary Film Festival, will be staring down a big challenge Saturday night. He needs to persuade Bon Jovi drummer Tico Torres to help perform "You Give Love a Bad Name" at the festival's...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 1:15 PM
Dear Joan Rivers,
You didn't get Meryl Streep crying in five accents. But Audra McDonald and Hugh Jackman singing at your funeral on Sunday?
That's better than anything you asked for in your book "I Hate Everyone ... Starting With Me."
The best of...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Family and friends bid farewell on Sunday to Joan Rivers, the outspoken comedian who became famous around the world for her acerbic wit and brash style, at a private funeral sprinkled with jokes, laughter and songs.
Journalists Barbara Walters and...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Robert Sheehan ("The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones"), Jack Fox ("Dracula") and Lily Cole ("Snow White and the Huntsman") have joined the cast of "The Messenger," which one of the producers compares to "The Sixth Sense."
Pic also stars David O'Hara...