| Aug 22, 2008
WHO NEEDS bread and circuses when you've got networking and rock 'n' roll?
For every Democratic delegate who is bound for the convention in Denver, desperate to influence the platform committee, there are plenty more looking for the best entertainment...
| Nov 29, 2009
| 4:33 PM
In the Oscars' race for best supporting actress, Mo'Nique is widely presumed to be the front-runner. However, the star of "Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire" portrays a monstrous ghetto mama so vile that voters may hold the role against...
| Sep 27, 2008
Tim Robbins was somewhere in red-state country last year shooting the film "The Lucky Ones" when a serviceman approached him in a bar. "One would think it wouldn't be safe for me to be in situations in areas like that," said the actor and political...
| Dec 6, 2009
| 9:34 PM
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Dec. 6 - 12, in PDF format This week's TV Movies The Early Show John Lithgow; "The Amazing Race." (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today (N) 7 a.m. KNBC KTLA Morning......
| Dec 9, 2009
| 4:34 PM
"The Lovely Bones" is a less descriptive title for Peter Jackson's adaptation of Alice Sebold's novel than, say, "Dead Alive" or "Heavenly Creatures" -- the names of the two low-budget features that first got him noticed in the U.S. But you don't buy...
| May 3, 2009
There are precious few guarantees in the theater anymore. Boffo playwrights went out with the Neil Simon dinosaurs. A new show by Stephen Sondheim, hands down the greatest living musical theater composer, can't even count on a Broadway booking. The only...
| May 8, 2009
Sam Cohn, a powerful talent agent who dominated New York's talent business during his heyday, has died. He was 79.
Cohn, who was at International Creative Management since its inception in 1975 and headed the New York office for nearly 25 years, died...
| Dec 4, 2008
Veteran Los Angeles film producer Leslie Urdang stands among the most fortunate independent filmmakers. One of 1,026 submissions, Urdang's low-budget "Adam," an uplifting love story featuring a man with Asperger's syndrome, was announced Wednesday as part...
| Oct 22, 2008
The participant list reads like a list of actors from the red carpet at the Oscars.
Except, of course, for the Muppets.
The online video by Creative Coalition, a nonprofit, nonpartisan public advocacy group, features celebrities such as Anne Hathaway,...
| Dec 28, 2008
Image is a slippery creature, and one month's style sensation is the next month's tasteless trend. For those keeping score, we offer the 2008 Image Index, a sliding scale of the people, places, ideas and trends that moved up -- and down -- the pop culture...
| Nov 2, 2008
Something about the scantily clad women who wink from the classic pinups of Alberto Vargas stuck in photographer Timothy White's mind for years after he was hired by Esquire to create a tribute to the illustrator: The "Vargas girls" weren't sex objects at...