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Roman Polanski

Roman Polanski
A Polish film director. Polanski's career highlights include Rosemary's Baby (1968) and Chinatown (1974). In 1977 he was arrested in Los Angeles and pleaded guilty to "unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor." Fleeing to Europe following his U.S. conviction Polanski has been a fugitive in the U.S. for decades.
A Polish film director. Polanski's career highlights include Rosemary's Baby (1968) and Chinatown (1974). In 1977 he was arrested in Los Angeles and pleaded guilty to "unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor." Fleeing to Europe following his U.S. conviction Polanski has been a fugitive in the U.S. for decades. « Show less

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  • Philip Vannatter, detective in Simpson and Polanski cases, is dead

     
    Philip Vannatter, the Los Angeles police detective who was led the investigation of the brutal 1994 slayings of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman, has died. His brother, Joe, told the Associated Press that he died of complications from cancer.......
  • DGA names 'The Artist's' Michel Hazanavicius best director

     
    'The Artist's' Michel Hazanavicius wins the Directors Guild of America award....
  • On Location: Oscar contender 'The Artist' gives shout-out to L.A.

     
    "The Artist": As a front-runner to win top honors in the upcoming Academy Awards ceremony, “The Artist” is a rarity. Not only is it in black and white, almost entirely silent and a French director's take on old Hollywood, it is the only...
  • Culture(d)—February 2012

     
    Arts + ideas: John Dickinson on the block, Richard Diebenkorn back to the future—and Ming Wong’s Chinatown sojourn...
  • Could 'August: Osage County' finally jump to the big screen?

     
    August: Osage County could be coming to the big screen with Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts...
  • Clifton's Cafeteria to host Miguel Atwood-Ferguson, 'Chinatown'

     
    The iconic Clifton's Cafeteria, which is in the beginning stages of a renovation, will play host to a screening of "Chinatown," which will also feature a performance by Miguel Atwood-Ferguson....
  • Oscar voters: From Britain to Brazil, academy members span globe

     
    According to an L.A. Times study of the membership of the Academy of Motion Pictures, some 500 voting members, from actors and directors to makeup artists and hairstylists, reside abroad. The largest regional bloc is from Britian, including England,...
  • Charles Manson likely to die in prison, prosecutor says

     
    Mass killer Charles Manson, who lost his bid for parole Wednesday, will probably die in prison, a Los Angeles prosecutor said. The 77-year-old Manson will be eligible for another hearing in 15 years. "When you think a person will be......
  • New photo shows an aging Charles Manson

     
    California prison officials have released a new photo of serial killer Charles Manson. The photos show Manson, 77, with long, gray hair and a beard. It released at the request of CNN in advance of an April 11 parole hearing.......
  • Charles Manson says he won't attend his own parole hearing

     
    Charles Manson is not expected to attend his parole hearing next week, officials said. A parole board will consider whether Manson should be released from Corcoran State Prison on Wednesday, though the chances of that happening are pretty slim. The......
  • Around Town: Happy 85th to Grauman's Chinese Theatre

     
    One of Hollywood' most venerable movie palaces, Grauman's Chinese Theatre, is celebrating its 85th birthday this year. And as part of the theater's celebrations, the Chinese is offering a "25 Cent Movie Mondays" series. The first movie screening this...