| Apr 10, 2011
Words & Ideas
Compiled by Grace Krilanovich.
Kristin Hersh: The Throwing Muses frontwoman will discuss and sign her new memoir, "Rat Girl." Stories, 1716 Sunset Blvd., L.A. 2 p.m. Free. (213) 413-3733.
Christopher McDougall: The author of "Born...
| Dec 16, 2010
Melissa Leo is conflicted. For her latest film, "The Fighter," where she co-stars opposite Mark Wahlberg and Christian Bale in a performance that's destined to earn her a second Oscar nomination, has her all knotted up with different emotions.
| Jun 21, 2011
| 2:42 PM
In her bracingly tough-minded tale of a discontented librarian who hits the road with a maladjusted 10-year-old, Rebecca Makkai tips her hat to a shelf-load of children's literature, offering sly echoes of everything from "Charlotte's Web" by E.B. White...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 11:02 AM
The vampires, werewolves and, um, fairies of "True Blood" will be back on HBO June 26, the network has announced.
HBO also set the return dates for "Curb Your Enthusiasm" (July 10) and the final season of "Entourage" (July 24). Check out the details...
| Oct 7, 2010
| 3:49 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Actress Katherine confesses to KTLA entertainment reporter San Rubin that there is some truth to reports that she has an image problem.
Heigl was on the KTLA Morning News Thursday to discuss her new flick, "Life As We Know It."
| Nov 11, 2010
| 10:51 AM
From the Midnight Sun blog:
Darrin Ebron, a Baltimore DJ with tenuous Hollywood connections (he once played Eddie Murphy's wedding!) has been named in a federal complaint as part of a drug ring that transported hundreds of pounds of cocaine from Los...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 9:05 AM
JACKSON, Miss. -- Actor and former TV host Gary Collins was in a south Mississippi jail early Wednesday, charged with a felony after being accused of leaving a restaurant without paying his bill, police said.
Rodney McGilvary, assistant chief of the...
| Dec 7, 2010
| 3:13 PM
LOS ANGELES -- A woman accused of slashing Leonardo DiCaprio's face with a broken beer bottle ago has been sentenced to two years in prison for hitting actor Leonardo DiCaprio with a wine glass during a 2005 party.
Aretha Wilson pleaded no contest to...
| Jun 9, 2011
| 4:37 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- "Planet of the Apes" actress Estella Warren has been charged with driving under the influence, hit-and-run, battery on a police officer and resisting arrest.
The charges stem from an incident in May, during which Warren allegedly...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 2:00 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Charlie Sheen has released his first statement, thanking those who supported him in the week since he was hospitalized for abdominal pains last week after reportedly partying for 36 hours.
In his statement, released by his rep...