| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Few actors bring as much heart to the screen as Mark Ruffalo, and few manage as diverse a career. This summer, he's in London making "The Avengers" sequel, suiting up again as oversized green superhero the Hulk; meanwhile, the critically praised indie...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 12:30 PM
"American Horror Story" needs more than your run-of-the-mill makeup job.
With characters like a Minotaur, a serial killer that uses the skin of its victims for a mask, and a decapitated Kathy Bates, the FX drama needs a professional touch to bring...
| Jul 30, 2014
I do not care very much about former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin's waning influence on American political life. But I confess an ongoing fascination with Palin as a media phenomenon. As she vacillates between the Fox News stints that keep her political...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The Times asked its reporters and critics to highlight figures in entertainment and the arts who will be making news in 2014. Here’s who they picked:
Jonathan Groff | Actor
He closed out last year as the voice of the rugged mountain man romantic...
| 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...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Opting for a mix of specialty and studio titles, the Producers Guild of America has selected "12 Years a Slave," "American Hustle," "Blue Jasmine," "Captain Phillips," "Dallas Buyers Club," "Gravity," "Her," "Nebraska," "Saving Mr. Banks" and "The Wolf of...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 8:45 AM
Dreams are far from unwinding on "American Horror Story: Coven."
An ongoing thread in the third installment of the series has been the unbridled infatuation swamp-dweller Misty Day (Lily Rabe) has for rock heroine Stevie Nicks, whom Day firmly...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 3:39 PM
"Games of Thrones" will premiere at 8 p.m. April 6 on HBO. The cable network announced premiere dates for much of its 2014 lineup Thursday, including new and returning shows. Take a look (all times are Central.
10 p.m. "Vice" Season 2
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:17 AM
His current repertoire consists of plucky glee club singers and horror-tastic witches. But come May, TV everyman Ryan Murphy will be presenting a more somber story to viewers in the HBO play-to-telepic adaptation of Larry Kramer's "The Normal Heart."...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Though "Normal Heart" isn't slated to premiere on HBO until May, a sequel to the Ryan Murphy-helmed film is already in the works at the pay cabler, Variety has confirmed.
As first reported by Deadline, HBO has commissioned a script by "Normal Heart"...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The Television Critics Assn. press tour can be a long slog. But for TV geeks it has something of a noble purpose -- to promote the best and brightest coming from the major networks. These days the nets rely as much as the buzz that shows create among...