| Jun 24, 2015
| 12:17 AM
No actor or actress can match Meryl Streep's 19 Academy Award nominations, and only Katharine Hepburn has bested her three Oscars for acting. So maybe it's conceivable that Streep's letter Tuesday to each member of Congress can somehow revive the Equal...
| Jun 15, 2015
| 6:31 PM
At Sunday afternoon's Los Angeles Film Festival tribute billed as “Jonathan Demme: American Iconoclast,” festival curator Elvis Mitchell said, “I can think of no better words” to introduce the Oscar-winning filmmaker.
| Jun 18, 2015
| 10:43 PM
First lady Michelle Obama shares a chill-out playlist, a few family photos and a chat with actress Meryl Streep as guest editor of the July-August issue of More magazine.
"There was a lot of laughter in the room," said Susan Pocharski, entertainment...
| Jun 5, 2015
| 4:23 PM
It's an unexceptional small-town watering hole, the Pheasant Run Pub & Grill, except for a couple of things.
In one corner, two bar stools — and only those two — have red covers.
"Clint Eastwood and Meryl Streep sat there," said Tonya...
| May 6, 2015
| 3:00 AM
Kenya is rolling out the red carpet for Hollywood.
A group of senior officials in the Kenya government traveled from Nairobi to Los Angeles last week on a mission to promote more filming in the East Africa country.
Kenya has landed its share of high-...
| May 18, 2015
| 8:00 PM
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| May 13, 2015
| 4:45 PM
In 1984, director Jonathan Demme took a detour from the quirky comedies and intense dramas that were beginning to define him so that he could indulge his fascination with rock 'n' rollers. The result, "Stop Making Sense," remains one of the best band...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 11:01 AM
Jane Lynch is not one to overly plan out her life. When she began theater and comedy in Chicago in 1986, never did she imagine she'd be on television and movie screens years later. But her go-with-the-flow attitude has served her well, judging by her...
| May 7, 2015
| 11:10 AM
Meryl Streep's title character in the music dramedy "Ricki and the Flash" totally rocks when it comes to playing guitar, singing and dressing cool — but not so much when it comes to being a mom.
Set for release Aug. 7 on Sony's TriStar label,...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 6:49 PM
Random thoughts while waiting for Meryl Streep and Jennifer Lopez to get the pay raises they richly deserve:
If Matthew McConaughey gets any weirder, he could run the Lakers.
The NHL needs a permanent outdoor venue, and California seems the best...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 11:20 AM
George Clooney doesn't know how many countries there are, but that's OK, because his "smart" wife Amal Alamuddin probably does.
"The Monuments Men" actor-director, who wed the highly educated human-rights lawyer in September, flubbed a line during a...