| Feb 13, 2015
| 5:00 AM
It's no secret in Hollywood that sex sells when it comes to marketing provocative films.
Studios over the years have made big money with movies including "Basic Instinct," "Fatal Attraction" and even "Sex and the City." But with "Fifty Shades of Grey,"...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 1:13 PM
With one of the most recognizable faces in show business, actor/comedian Larry Miller has appeared in more than 50 films and numerous television shows.
Perhaps Miler's most noted role is his memorable cameo as the brown-nosing store manager in the...
| Sep 5, 2014
Some of the classical dance this fall has been bent, folded or mutilated — in the best possible way, of course. It's set to indie rock, transformed into a ballet within a ballet, dedicated to the philosophical significance of the growth and death of...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Rainmaker Award - Lupita Nyong'o
The It Girl of the past season's awards race, the Kenyan actress (pictured) burst onto the international scene with her charismatic feature debut in "12 Years a Slave," winning the supporting actress Oscar alongside...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 11:47 AM
The 66th season at the Peabody Auditorium offers comedy, music, dance and Broadway touring shows. Among the stars in the lineup are Jerry Seinfeld, Aaron Tippin, Lewis Black and Joan Rivers. The Broadway shows are led by perennial favorite "Mamma Mia!"...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 5:04 PM
Taylor Lautner and "Tracers" costar Marie Avgeropoulos are sounding the new-couple alarm.
The "Twilight Saga" alum, 21, and the Canadian-Greek actress, 27, are costarring in the action flick, which is filming in New York, and things are said to be...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Tuesday night, a "band of robbers" caused a fracas on the streets of Hollywood. Inside the Fonda Theatre nearby, comedian Eric Andre was making a melee of his own.
The absurdist mock-talk-show host has become a staple of Adult Swim, with his sendups...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 1:30 PM
"How are your kids, hon?" a woman asked Julia Roberts after stopping the actress on a Pacific Palisades sidewalk.
She was a familiar neighborhood face to Roberts, and so the two caught up for a few minutes, hugged and parted ways. Here, in the tony...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Dinner and a movie.
Yes, I realize it represents a profound failure of imagination, but this was the date I had proposed to my wife for Valentine's Day next week. But sometimes life's obligations (not to mention two kids) limit your options for an...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 2:58 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Carter Jenkins was born in Tampa, Fla., on this date in 1991. This birthday guy has starred in the series "Viva Laughlin" and "Surface," as well as making guest appearances on "Lie To Me," "CSI: Miami" and "House M.D.". In films,...
| Nov 8, 2011
Hal Kanter, an Emmy Award-winning comedy writer, and a director and producer whose career included writing for Bob Hope and Bing Crosby, directing Elvis Presley and creating a landmark 1960s TV series starring Diahann Carroll, has died. He was 92....