| Mar 6, 2013
| 7:00 AM
“Gossip Girl” actress Kelly Rutherford has sold a house in West Hollywood for $980,000.
The Spanish-style bungalow, built in 1926, features a wood-floored living room that opens to a dining room with a skylight, an updated kitchen, two...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 8:12 PM
Whether it was the two-story entry hall that doubled as a gym or the 60-foot swimming pool with underwater speakers, Ryan Phillippe's tricked-out home in Hollywood Hills West enticed a buyer to shell out $6 million.
Still, that wasn't enough to spare...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 11:53 AM
In "The Oranges," each time someone on screen is about to tip into dangerous sexual territory or wrestle with complicated, painful feelings, along comes the musical score by Klaus Badelt and Andrew Raiher to remind us we're watching a comedy — a...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 9:30 AM
October's TV programming might be heavy on the Halloween-themed stuff, but that's not all the networks have to offer. "30 Rock" and "Community" return for their final seasons. "Happy Endings" is back, as well as a new season of "American Horror Story,"...
| May 20, 2012
Cyberspace was a-twitter this week with the news that Ryan Seacrest is buying Ellen DeGeneres' Beverly Hills compound for $37 million, and that she and spouse Portia de Rossi are moving no farther than a Hal Levitt-designed midcentury — also in...
| May 20, 2012
Penguin: 416 pp., $17.99, ages 12 and up
King Henry the Eighth,
to six wives he was wedded.
One died, one survived,
two divorced, two beheaded.
If there's anyone in...
| May 17, 2012
| 3:21 PM
The CW announced its Fall 2012-13 TV schedule Thursday, overhauling its line-up by moving all its surviving shows, except the hit "The Vampire Diaries," to new nights or times.
After a year in which the network watched its ratings dip 15 percent from the...
| May 24, 2012
| 7:10 AM
I hope everyone has taken a few moments to collect themselves after that spectacular finale.
Midway through, I was a bit worried as the episode was beginning to seem more like a series finale than a season finale. However, the last 15 minutes provided...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 8:35 AM
"The Hunger Games"! "Twilight"!
These were the movies "MTV Movie Awards" host Russell Brand kept shamelessly mentioning during Sunday evening's telecast to elicit screams from the youthful audience at the Gibson Amphitheatre. Indeed, many of the stars of...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 5:36 AM
When young, aspiring artists ask Mark Foster, the 27-year-old leader of Los Angeles trio Foster the People, for tips on making it big in the music industry, he offers practical advice.
"Kids hit me up on Twitter and I tell them to learn how to bartend,"...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Looking to expand its presence in the teen and young adult market, Warner Bros.Television Group has struck a deal to purchase Alloy Entertainment, a New York-based content company that specializes in youth-oriented books aimed particularly at females....