| Feb 16, 2015
| 8:35 AM
Hugh Grant, it turns out, has never liked romantic comedies very much.
"Never been my particular sort of film," he said, in a telephone interview from New York recently. And what is his sort of film? "Well, I think I like quite sort of pretentious...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 5:51 AM
Iron Man is turning 50. Zoolander is turning 50. 2 of the original 2 1/2 men are turning 50.
Robert Downey Jr. hits the half century mark on April 4. Ben Stiller on Nov. 30. And Charlie Sheen, who once made out of Ferris Bueller's sister in a police...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Whether you're counting hits or misses, 2014 certainly left a mark fashion-wise. From the runways to the red carpets to the slopes of Sochi, it was an endless parade of see-through dresses, ugly Olympic sweaters, cool cats in extra-large hats and just...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 11:04 AM
Get ready for a midseason reset. Change the focus from investing in new clothes to splurging on accessories. Here, we uncovered the season's best new accents — with fur, fringe and shine.
Designers have had a field day with fringe, reinventing the...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 12:00 PM
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When the Hollywood studios took over the wilds of Los Angeles in the 1930s, the backlots, soundstages and production offices became a playground for stray kittens and cats. More than tolerated, they were...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 9:06 AM
Celebrity photographer and home designer Mark Liddell is ready to put a buyer in this picture. He’s redone a La Canada Flintridge house and listed it at $3.2 million
The serial home remodeler and designer reworked a 1961 Midcentury Modern-style...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 7:08 AM
November was always tough for Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. The reason never needed explaining: President Kennedy had been assassinated in Dallas on Nov. 22, 1963. Jackie — those of us alive in the 1960s need no other identifiers — was sitting...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Buried in the back pages of the Claremont Colleges student newspaper is a relic from a distant time when Sarah Jessica Parker was still on HBO every week and Facebook didn't exist. There, the student sex column thrives.
Once common in the early 2000s,...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Jake Gyllenhaal, who stars in the recently released thriller "Nightcrawler," has parted with his gated compound in Hollywood Hills for $3,262,500.
The single-story home, built in 1948, sits on nearly two acres with expanses of lawn, mature trees, a...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"When virtue and modesty enlighten her charms, the lustre of a beautiful woman is brighter than the stars of heaven, and the influence of her power it is in vain to resist," said Akenaton.
SPEAKING OF the wife of Ralph Lauren, I should say that over...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Nanci Ryder has been Renée Zellweger's publicist for 20 years. She stayed in the waiting room when the actress had dental surgery and has walked her down the red carpet on Oscar night.
"She's been a mentor, a big sister — a little sister,"...