Posted Jul. 1, 2015, 12:30 pm
Any time you mention Mark Ruffalo’s name to anyone, the response is always, “He seems like a really nice guy;” or “He seems so genuine and not full of himself;” or “I love his acting;” or “I really love that guy.” And so it goes.
Posted Jun. 27, 2015, 8:09 am
American Pharoah -- who made history three weeks ago by winning the first Triple Crown in 37 years -- is set to parade today before thousands of fans at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia.
Posted Jun. 27, 2015, 8:01 am
Undefeated Jessie Vargas will fight Timothy "Desert Storm" Bradley for the interim World Boxing Organization welterweight championship tonight at StubHub Center.
Posted Jun. 27, 2015, 7:46 am
Chris Brown and Nicki Minaj will carry a leading six nominations each into Sunday's 15th annual BET Awards, while Beyonce and Lil Wayne each have four.
Posted Jun. 25, 2015, 8:19 am
Any time Mark Ruffalo’s name appears in the cast of a project, you know he will be giving an absolutely perfect performance. Hence, he is one of the most successful, sought after Hollywood actors.
Posted Jun. 23, 2015, 9:11 am
Actor Dick Van Patten, Tom Bradford on the 1980s TV series "Eight is enough," died today in a Santa Monica hospital. He was 86.
Posted Jun. 20, 2015, 9:17 am
Since the 1960s, June Lockhart has been widely recognized as the practical and protective TV mom from “Lost in Space” and “Lassie.” But her extensive career stretched beyond zany aliens and courageous canines.
Posted Jun. 18, 2015, 9:07 am
President Barack Obama is scheduled to arrive at Los Angeles International Airport this afternoon aboard Air Force One, then headline two Democratic National Committee fundraisers.
Posted Jun. 15, 2015, 9:25 am
Kathryn Hahn can either make you laugh or cry, as she is equally at home in comedic or dramatic roles. She is also equally at home on stage, screen, or television, having performed in all those genres. She recently had a role in This Is Where I Leave You where she played a woman desperate to get pregnant. In her personal life, she’s managed to do that twice. She is married to Ethan Sandler and has two children: her son Leonard and her daughter Mae.
Posted Jun. 15, 2015, 9:23 am
Jack Black is a Santa Monica boy who made it to the top. He attended the Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences, followed by enrolling in UCLA where he became a member of Tim Robbins’ Acting Ensemble. Since then, Black has racked up a number of film credits including Bernie, for which he won Golden Globe and Independent Spirit Award nominations.
Posted Jun. 13, 2015, 9:20 am
Actor John Stamos was cited for suspicion of drunken driving, and today thanked Beverly Hills police for their help. Stamos was stopped in his vehicle near the intersection of Beverly Drive and Santa Monica Boulevard around 7:45 p.m. Friday, said Beverly Hills police Lt. Lincoln Hoshino.
Posted Jun. 4, 2015, 8:42 am
A man who was convicted of stalking actress Mila Kunis and recently escaped from a Pomona mental health facility was recaptured Wednesday.
Posted May. 27, 2015, 1:51 pm
After nearly eight years, Lindsay Lohan was finally released from probation today when a judge confirmed that the actress had successfully completed the last of her required 125 hours of community service.
Posted May. 15, 2015, 4:26 pm
A one-mile run/walk to raise funds for Nepal earthquake victims will be held Sunday in Santa Monica.
Posted May. 15, 2015, 9:02 am
Attorneys for Justin Bieber and a photographer who alleges the singer kicked and punched him in 2012 at a Calabasas shopping center have agreed to delay Tuesday's scheduled start of trial of the paparazzo's civil suit in order to try to settle the case.
Posted May. 7, 2015, 9:29 am
Lindsay Lohan has completed only about nine of the 125 community service hours she is required to perform as part of her probation stemming from a 2012 traffic crash in Santa Monica, and the actress will face "consequences" if she fails to complete the hours by May 28, a judge said today.
Posted Apr. 18, 2015, 9:24 am
Actor Joshua Morrow will start from the pole for today's Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Pro-Celebrity Race.
Posted Apr. 11, 2015, 8:34 am
Betty White, Donny and Marie Osmond, "Parenthood," "The Wonder Years," "Ally McBeal" and "Freaks and Geeks" will be honored tonight at the TV Land Awards.
Posted Apr. 10, 2015, 9:03 am
Private services were pending today for Richard Dysart, best known for his Emmy-winning portrayal of hard-nosed attorney Leland McKenzie on NBC's "L.A. Law."
Posted Apr. 8, 2015, 9:23 am
Comedian, voice actor, satirist and advertising pioneer Stan Freberg died age 88 in Santa Monica on Tuesday.
Posted Mar. 26, 2015, 1:14 pm
Richard LaGravenese is one of those very successful Hollywood writers who very rarely is recognizable by the general public. However, his vast list of screenwriting credits speak for themselves and include, “Rude Awakening,” “Behind the Candelabra,” “Water for Elephants,” “P.S. I Love You,” “Freedom Writers,” “Paris, je t’aime,” “Beloved,” “The Horse Whisperer,” “The Mirror Has Two Faces,” “The Bridges of Madison County,” “A Little Princess,” “The Ref,” “Erin Brockovich,” and his break-out script “The Fisher King.”
Posted Mar. 26, 2015, 8:18 am
A Las Vegas man who crashed a pickup truck into singer Jennifer Lopez's Rolls-Royce in Malibu last September pleaded no contest Wednesday to a misdemeanor DUI charge.
Posted Mar. 21, 2015, 9:02 am
After nearly six years, R&B singer Chris Brown was released Friday from probation stemming from his February 2009 assault of then-girlfriend Rihanna in Hancock Park.
Posted Mar. 20, 2015, 12:24 pm
When you meet 6’5” Lou Ferrigno, aka the Hulk from the 1977-82 television series “The Incredible Hulk,” it doesn’t take long to realize the Santa Monica resident is a gentle giant, using his long lasting stardom to support charities close to his heart.
Posted Mar. 10, 2015, 12:51 pm
Comedian Jerry Seinfeld filmed an episode of his online show “Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee” in Santa Monica on Tuesday morning with former “Seinfeld” co-star Julia Louis-Dreyfus.