| Nov 6, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Conan O'Brien, Betty White and Lisa Kudrow will be featured at USC's School of Cinematic Arts' Comedy@SCA Festival this Saturday and Sunday at USC.
The second annual festival is part of the film school's Comedy@SCA initiative, an interdisciplinary...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 5:30 AM
The Screen Actors Guild Award nominations were announced five minutes ago and the awards won't be announced for another month. But let's take a wild stab at predicting the winners anyway. Not that this group is that hard to read. SAG voters have...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:29 AM
NOMINEES FOR EXCELLENCE IN PRODUCTION DESIGN FOR A FEATURE FILM IN 2013:
"American Hustle" -- production designer: Judy Becker
"The Great Gatsby" -- production designer: Catherine Martin
"Inside Llewyn Davis" -- production designer: Jess...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 6:29 AM
Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave" led the motion picture field by earning four Screen Actor Awards nominations including a nod for cast in a motion picture. "American Hustle," "Lee Daniels' The Butler," "Dallas Buyers Club" and "August: Osage County"...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 8:24 AM
FEATURE FILM (DRAMATIC)
"12 Years a Slave" -- Joe Walker
"Captain Phillips" -- Chris Rouse, A.C.E.
"Gravity" -- Alfonso Cuarón and Mark Sanger
"Her" -- Eric Zumbrunnen, A.C.E., and Jeff Buchanan
"Saving Mr. Banks" -- Mark Livolsi, A.C.E.
| Sep 7, 2013
| 11:36 AM
TORONTO--Though there was a boomlet of them a number of years ago, Jason Bateman didn’t see any of the spelling-bee movies, documentary or fictional, back when they came out. He did check out “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 7:30 AM
When the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. announced its nominations last month, the biggest surprise was that there were no surprises. There were no obvious, ratings-driven nods to celebrities, no left-field recognition to performances no one else found...
| May 11, 2013
| 12:28 PM
Playa, the shuttered Beverly Boulevard restaurant where chef John Sedlar riffed on modern Latin cuisine, is being replaced by Petty Cash Taqueria. Restaurateur Bill Chait has teamed with chef Walter Manzke, who is collaborating with Guillermo Campos...
| May 21, 2013
| 12:10 PM
During Monday morning's #Weekendeats chat on Twitter, participants celebrated breakfast, but not the traditional stuff. There were a couple pancakes in the mix but people really went outside the box this weekend with their creations. Here are the...
| May 9, 2013
| 4:40 PM
On Wednesday night, two movie premieres with red carpet arrivals and photographers spilling out of the adjacent ArcLight Cinemas were like an impromptu welcoming party for the opening of new pizzeria Stella Barra, the Hollywood sibling of Santa Monica's...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Nothing says summer like white sangria ice pops, Hello Kitty and Yoda cupcakes and breakfast poutine right? Well, sort of. Monday morning's #weekendeats chat on Twitter was full of sweet surprises. Here are the highlights:
The only thing better than a...