| Oct 19, 2010
| 4:35 PM
The band: Evan Voytas, Los Angeles' new chillwave champion. The sound: With his pop melodies, woozy electronics and synth-heavy beats, Voytas is Los Angeles' top (and perhaps first) addition to the burgeoning, blogosphere-touted chillwave scene led by...
| Sep 28, 2010
| 4:36 PM
Television, as the Rules of Entertainment dictate, needs a network show about a pretty brunette who speaks to spirits. So with CBS' "The Ghost Whisperer" having been shuffled off this mortal coil, NBC is stepping into the afterlife market with "Ghost...
| Aug 12, 2010
| 4:32 PM
For sightings of hunky young screen stars, forget the Chateau Marmont. The place to gawk and appreciate this season is the Mark Taper Forum. Following Chris Pine's starring role in "The Lieutenant of Inishmore," the Center Theatre Group has announced........
| Apr 15, 2010
| 4:35 PM
When news broke that Melinda Clarke would be joining "The Vampire Diaries" as Kelly Donovan, Matt and Vicki's absentee mom, fans who knew her from her work on "The O.C." and "C.S.I." were thrilled. After three episodes, Clarke has already......
| Mar 26, 2011
Christina Aguilera has put her 11,500-square-foot gated mansion in Beverly Hills on the market at $13.5 million.
Set on nearly two-thirds of an acre, the Mediterranean-style home has a grand foyer with a sweeping staircase, a fanciful children's room,...
| Apr 17, 2011
British children's fantasy author Diana Wynne Jones died last month while I was busy reading "The Emerald Atlas" for review, so it was inevitable that her spirit should haunt my reading. Jones is often cited as the forerunner of J.K. Rowling as the...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 3:37 PM
"Parks and Recreation" co-creator Michael Schur and his wife, Jennifer Philbin, have put their Hancock Park house on the market at $1,749,000.
The contemporary Spanish-style has an old world ambience that belies its features, which include prewiring...
| Jul 9, 2011
"Project Runway" host and executive producer Heidi Klum and her husband, singer-songwriter Seal, have sold their Beverly Hills Post Office-area estate in an all-cash deal for $7 million. Listed at $6.9 million, the property received multiple offers and...
| May 29, 2011
Hear that? That dull roar, like the sound from inside a shell?
That might be the Orange County coastline calling you — 42 miles of beach and beach towns, give or take, from San Clemente to Seal Beach. Follow the advice here, and this coastline...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 1:21 PM
Update: "Parks and Recreation" co-creator Michael Schur and his wife, TV producer and writer Jennifer Philbin, have sold their Hancock Park home for $1,775,000 — above their asking price of $1,749,000. The house was in escrow eight days after coming...
| Jan 12, 2009
The so-called queen of the teen genre, "Gossip Girl" co-creator and executive producer Stephanie Savage, is doing something very grown up: She just listed her Hollywood Hills home at $899,000 and is moving to a bigger place befitting her success.