| Apr 13, 2015
| 12:40 PM
Fashion designer Nicole Richie and musician Joel Madden have bought a home in the Beverly Crest area for $6.7 million.
They made the deal outside the Multiple Listing Service, but public records confirm their purchase and ownership as reported by...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 1:25 PM
If you're old enough to remember the 1960s, you may recall the heyday of comedian Vaughn Meader, who briefly became a superstar for his impersonations of John F. Kennedy. The story goes that on Nov. 22, 1963, as the nation reeled from Kennedy's...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 5:47 AM
The “Saturday Night Live” 40th anniversary special violated a central show-business tenet -- always leave them wanting more -- and got away with it.
The three-and-a-half hour telecast tried to do too much, but nostalgia was a powerful...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 8:28 AM
It was a big night for Batman fans. The Joker, the chaos to Batman’s calm, made his debut. But did it live up to the hype?
There are no bigger shoes for an actor to fill in the “Batman” mythos than the Joker. None. Not even Batman...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 11:13 AM
It's possible that Sunday's "SNL40" rivaled the Oscars as an assemblage of major celebrities gathered in a single place. And there was no one more on the inside of that celebrity scrum than Jimmy Fallon, who hosts "The Tonight Show" in the same building...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 7:05 PM
When it came to head-turning, eye-catching wardrobe choices, the men certainly held their own on the red carpet at the 57th annual Grammy Awards. The sartorial standouts that struck a chord included:
Pharrell Williams, who reprised his tuxedo-with-...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 7:22 AM
Gov. Bobby Jindal's name is not first on most people's list of candidates for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016, but maybe we should at least start paying attention to him. If one's political enemies are any indication of potential strength,...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 6:55 PM
A fan letter to the character actor whose familiar mug has popped up in more than 175 movies and countless TV shows, the documentary "That Guy Dick Miller" aims to finally give the still-working 86-year-old his due.
Having established himself as Roger...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 3:00 PM
Sam Smith, Iggy Azalea, Gwen Stefani and Snoop Dogg were just a few of the acts that took to the stage in a week of posh parties all over town in the days leading up to Sunday’s Grammy Awards.
Late Thursday, as rehearsals were in full gear at...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 9:40 AM
If Lakers followers leave just enough room between squeezed eyelids, Karl-Anthony Towns might look like a familiar player.
Without all the knee problems. And the unpredictable attitude.
Towns is a freshman at Kentucky whose two-way play makes him a...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 6:19 PM
The painted dramas of Mr. Turner. A play about Tokyo Rose. And the architectural images of an award-winning photographer. Plus: an influential African portraitist, two exhibitions about Afrofuturism and a show inspired by objects at an estate sale. Here&...