| Feb 18, 2012
| 4:38 PM
"The Simpsons" hits its 500th episode on Feb. 19 with guest voice Julian Assange. "The Simpsons" executive producer Al Jean has been with the series since the beginning. He talks about his 23 years with "The Simpsons."...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 4:33 PM
'The Simpsons' featured a send-up of street art and graffiti, with vocal cameos by Shepard Fairey, Kenny Scharf and Robbie Conal. In the episode, Fairey also acknowledges that he is the creator of the "Hope" poster of Barack Obama...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Maggie Simpson is in the spotlight in “The Longest Daycare,” the animated short that precedes screenings of “Ice Age: Continental Drift” ......
| Apr 10, 2012
| 9:37 PM
Matt Groening has long kept the actual home state of "The Simpson's" Springfield vague. But in a new interview, Matt Groening reveals that the Simpsons' home city is based on Springfield, Ore....
| Oct 20, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Dan Castellaneta, who voices America's favorite schlub hubby Homer Simpson on Fox's "The Simpsons," has joined the cast of Second City's "A Christmas Carol: Twist Your Dickens" at the Kirk Douglas Theatre. The comedic stage production is set to begin...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 5:00 PM
You can't blame Harry Shearer for feeling a twinge of regret just before the release of his latest satirical album of topical songs, "Can't Take a Hint."
"Pussy Riot and 'legitimate rape' in the news in the same week?" Shearer said, his eyes widening...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 8:37 AM
Shepard Fairey, the Los Angeles street artist, has received a sentence of two years' probation and a $25,000 fine in his criminal contempt case involving his "Hope" poster of Barack Obama. The sentence was handed down Friday morning in a New York court....
| Jun 10, 2012
Joining the ranks of teenage homeowners is "Hunger Games" star Josh Hutcherson, who has bought a place in the Hollywood Hills West area for $2.5 million.
The 19-year-old also becomes another link in a string of celebrities who have called the place home....
| Jan 25, 2012
Dick Tufeld, a longtime radio and TV announcer who intoned "Danger, Will Robinson!" as the voice of the Robot in the 1960s science-fiction TV series "Lost in Space," has died. He was 85.
Tufeld died Sunday at his home in Studio City while watching the...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 3:14 PM
An estate in Bel-Air that was previously owned by television host Merv Griffin is for sale at $6.995 million.
The 5,500-square-foot single-story house is set at the end of a gated driveway beside a circular motor court. The red-tile roofed home...
| Feb 26, 2012
The Hidden Hills estate that pop icon Britney Spears had been leasing for $25,000 a month is back on the market.
Ronald N. Tutor, chief executive of the construction firm Tutor Perini, is listing the equestrian-zoned property at $9.995 million.