| Oct 26, 2011
| 12:55 PM
Movie stars, television actors, pop singers, fashion models and stand-up comedians love to get scared just like you and me.
> Photos: Screaming with the stars at Halloween theme park events
Halloween events at theme parks around the world offer...
| Sep 25, 2009
| 4:32 PM
OK, we're just kidding about the name change, but Bob Weinstein is telling Variety that he's going "back to doing what I do best" -- yelling at his brother, Harvey. (OK, still just kidding.) But seriously, in what seems like......
| Oct 15, 2009
| 4:33 PM
The separation of Dodgers owner Frank McCourt and his wife, Jamie, the team's chief executive -- and what that may mean for the baseball franchise -- is the subject of a story today at latimes.com. The pair have done their......
| Oct 30, 2009
| 9:32 PM
Satine boutique owner Jeannie Lee hosted a cocktail party at her newly relocated (and greatly expanded) Third Street store Thursday night for George Esquivel, the L.A. shoe designer nominated for a Vogue/CFDA Fashion Fund award (winners will be...
| Jan 14, 2009
Like everybody else these days, politically engaged Hollywood -- and particularly its younger activists -- is in a back-to-basics mood.
That's why David Arquette called together a group of actors, musicians, artists, even some athletes, recently at the...
| Feb 13, 2009
Only Hollywood could make a cause of celebrating causes during the season of its self-congratulations -- or as the industry likes to call it, the run-up to the Oscars.
This year's award season, with all its spinoff charity events, has been particularly...
| Nov 6, 2008
Hollywood helped pay for Barack Obama's historic victory with money and talent -- and now it's looking forward to the party.
Washington is about to look like Sundance on the Potomac. If you don't have a hotel room already booked for inaugural week in...
| May 20, 2004
My journal entry from May 12 posed a question I never thought I'd ask myself: "Is it possible to overdose on video games?"
If it is, E3 is the place to do it.
More formally known as the Electronic Entertainment Expo, E3 is where 400 or so exhibitors...
| Mar 17, 2005
Like bread crumbs in an urban forest, the telltale open house flags have been planted along a tantalizing route in Brentwood, leading from Mandeville Canyon to a little street called Kimberly Lane. At the end of the trail is not grandmother's cottage,...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 3:49 PM
The room became dark at the Pantages Theater in Los Angeles, where Jay-Z lyrics in the song, "Ni**as In Paris," repeated loudly.
"Jackson, Tyson, Jordan, Game Six," looped on the sound system. And then just, "Tyson. Tyson. Tyson."
The crowd cheered...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 11:07 AM
Highlights from backstage at the Oscars:
The “Argo” trio of Ben Affleck, George Clooney and Grant Heslov took the stage, and Affleck was asked when he felt was tipping point for his movie’s victory.