| Feb 28, 2013
| 3:19 PM
PARIS -- Malibu gal pals Cher, jewelry designer Loree Rodkin and Chrome Hearts co-founder Laurie Stark sat front row on Thursday afternoon at Paris Fashion Week, taking in Oliver Rousteing’s rocker-chic Balmain collection.
The inspiration: The...
| Aug 10, 2012
Dale Olson, an elder statesman of the Hollywood publicity corps whose assignments over a four-decade career included representing Rock Hudson during the last months of the actor's struggle with AIDS, died Thursday of complications of liver cancer. He...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 3:21 PM
This is a feature story from 1999. At the time, Sid Smith was a Tribune Arts Critic.
On the day of Gene Siskel's funeral, Time magazine film critic Richard Schickel suggested that the on-air chemistry between Siskel and Roger Ebert defied analysis....
| Nov 9, 2012
Frank Peppiatt, the co-creator of "Hee Haw," a landmark variety show mixing country music with "corny" humor that became one of TV's most unlikely and longest-running hits, has died. He was 85.
Peppiatt died Wednesday in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., of...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 1:09 PM
Comedic actor and film star Sacha Baron Cohen and his wife, actress Isla Fisher, have leased out their Hollywood Hills West investment property for $10,000 a month.
The Midcentury-style home, built in 1959 and later renovated, came on the market in...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 8:49 AM
Good luck, Gleeks and band dorks. A new report suggests that running with the in crowd in high school bodes well for future earnings potential.
Those considered popular in secondary school earned 2% more decades later than oddballs such as Napoleon...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 10:36 AM
Rita Rudner has applied her considerable comedic talents to the marketing of her Dana Point beach house and the result is a one-of-a-kind video.
Who else would include a free tissue with the purchase of a five-bedroom, five-bathroom house priced at $8....
| Dec 19, 2012
| 12:33 AM
Novelist Truman Capote, left. plays Lord Nelson in a comedy sketch with Sonny and Cher....
| Mar 12, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Former Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue model and cover girl Cheryl Tiegs has listed her home in Bel-Air for $12 million.
The Balinese-inspired, resort-like estate sits on nearly 1.5 acres of landscaped grounds with a swimming pool, a guesthouse,...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 12:53 PM
The storied Sowden House in Los Feliz is for sale at $4.888 million.
Set behind gates and obscured from the street by heavy foliage, the residence has sometimes been called the Jaws house for its Mayan temple-like façade.
Typical of Lloyd Wright...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 8:00 AM
“Dallas” star Jesse Metcalfe and his fiancee, actress Cara Santana, have bought a home in Hollywood Hills West that was listed for sale at $1.599 million.
The 1925 Spanish-style house has been restored and features a courtyard with a...