| May 8, 2014
| 12:12 PM
The event: You knew you were in L.A. at the Ambassadors for Humanity Gala, which celebrated the USC Shoah Foundation’s 20th anniversary and honored President Obama for his commitment to human rights.
Celebrity guests and entertainment industry...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 4:51 AM
Rider Strong was at a crossroads with “Boy Meets World” not that long ago.
The 34-year-old actor and director best known for playing Shawn Hunter, the floppy-haired best friend of “Boy Meets World” protagonist Cory Matthews,...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Among Samuel L. Jackson's most distinguishing, amusing and popular trademarks are his caustic, often foul-mouthed rants he has fired off in films such as "Pulp Fiction," "Jackie Brown" and "Snakes on a Plane."
But when Jackson unleashed a vicious tirade...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 1:42 PM
Sam and Samuel — together again.
KTLA-TV entertainment reporter Sam Rubin, who gained what he called "global" notoriety last month after Samuel L. Jackson blasted him for confusing the African American actor with Laurence Fishburne during a live...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 11:58 AM
"Captain America: The Winter Soldier" is a better-than-average Marvel superhero bash, intriguingly plotted and pretty clever in its speculations about 21st-century life for Steve Rogers, aka Captain America, the greatest of the Greatest Generation...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Apparently KTLA-TV's Sam Rubin isn't the first person to get Samuel L. Jackson and Laurence Fishburne mixed up.
In an interview last April on "George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight," a talk show that airs weekdays on the CBC, Canada's public broadcaster,...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 6:20 PM
BEIJING — As one of the most bankable stars on the planet, Johnny Depp has the luxury of keeping his PR obligations brief.
But he was jumping through press hoops this week as he made his first trip to China to sell moviegoers on his new sci-fi...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 11:08 AM
After the script of Quentin Tarantino' s "The Hateful Eight" was leaked in January, the director said he had "no desire to make it." Well, it's safe to say he's reconsidered. At Film Independent's staged reading of "The Hateful Eight" on Saturday at...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 10:30 AM
LONDON -- The Karlovy Vary Film Fest is to fete American filmmaker William Friedkin and pay tribute to U.S. development, production and management company Anonymous Content.
Friedkin will receive the Crystal Globe for Outstanding Artistic Contribution to...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Six of Marvel's superheroes will join Disney Infinity's lineup of characters this fall.
After teasing the addition of Marvel's Captain America to the game in a YouTube video, Disney and Marvel officially unveiled the star-spangled hero, as well as Iron...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 4:30 PM
"Star Wars" announced its new cast this week, which of course lit up the Internet like someone had just blown up the Death Star.
Which is kind of strange, since at least in the last "Star Wars" trilogy, George Lucas' clumsy scripting and emphasis on...