Posted Aug. 25, 2014, 9:22 am
Miley Cyrus won the top award, Beyonce won three awards and newcomer 5 Seconds of Summer took home two at Sunday's 2014 MTV Video Music Awards ceremony, held at the Forum in Inglewood.
Posted Aug. 25, 2014, 9:08 am
Death Row Records founder Marion "Suge" Knight was the apparent target of a gunman who shot him and two other people at a party at a Sunset Strip nightclub before the MTV Video Music Awards, according to a sheriff's investigator.
Posted Aug. 24, 2014, 9:02 am
Two men and a woman were wounded, including one critically, at an exclusive West Hollywood nightclub this morning, a Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department official said.
Posted Aug. 19, 2014, 9:06 am
A judge on Monday gave Casey Kasem's widow until Sept. 8 to bring a lawyer to court and state any objections to a request for about $500,000 in fees and other costs submitted by lawyers and others associated with the establishment of a conservatorship over the radio icon before his June 16 death.
Posted Aug. 14, 2014, 8:40 am
Singer Chris Brown received a glowing report from a judge on Wednesday as he continues on probation for the 2009 beating of then-girlfriend, Rihanna, and being tossed out of a Malibu substance-abuse and anger-management facility in March this year.
Posted Aug. 12, 2014, 9:07 am
Flowers will be placed today on Robin Williams' star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame amid an outpouring of sorrow for the comedian and Oscar-winning actor, who is reported to have taken his own life at his home in Marin County amid what his publicist called "severe depression."
Posted Jun. 25, 2014, 11:37 am
Today Michael Jackson fans worldwide are marking the fifth anniversary of the singer's death due to an overdose of a powerful anesthetic he used to battle insomnia.
Posted Jun. 20, 2014, 9:09 am
The Broad Stage presents a night with Ray Romano and Friends at 7:30 pm this Saturday.
Posted Jun. 15, 2014, 9:04 am
The voice of Sunday morning top 40 radio for generations of people around the world has been stilled, as Casey Kasem died today. He was 82.
Posted Jun. 5, 2014, 8:03 am
Paul Haggis is one of Hollywood’s most highly respected writer-producer-directors, having racked up two consecutive Best Film Oscars for “Million Dollar Baby,” directed by Clint Eastwood, and “Crash,” which he wrote and directed, winning an Academy Award for both Best Picture and Best Original Screenplay.
Posted Jun. 2, 2014, 8:37 am
Songwriter-rapper Chris Brown was released from jail today after serving 24 of the 131 days to which he was sentenced on May 9, Los Angeles County Sheriff's inmate records show.
Posted May. 24, 2014, 12:54 am
Santa Monica resident and established actress Tanna Frederick has a variety of films and productions under her belt – but her success and fame seem to have taken absolutely no toll on her humble, friendly, and down-to-earth nature.
Posted May. 20, 2014, 7:24 am
StarClub aims to transform the social media universe by banishing online barriers that traditionally separated celebrities from their fans.
Posted May. 10, 2014, 9:30 am
R&B singer Chris Brown on Friday admitted violating his probation as a result of an East Coast arrest and was ordered by a Los Angeles judge to serve an additional 131 days in county jail, but his attorney said he expects the entertainer will be out of custody as soon as this weekend.
Posted May. 9, 2014, 6:00 am
It wasn’t just the beautiful red dresses; it was also the red shoes, red bow ties, and red sunglasses that made Saturday’s 8th Annual American Red Cross Red Tie Affair in Santa Monica glowing with red.
Posted Apr. 28, 2014, 9:26 am
Captain Chesley B. (“Sully”) Sullenberger, the pilot who safely landed the US Airways jet on New York City’s Hudson River, in the incident that became known as “The Miracle on the Hudson” will be honored at the 8th Annual American Red Cross Red Tie Affair in Santa Monica this Saturday night.
Posted Apr. 26, 2014, 9:35 am
At Wednesday evening's PRECOGNITO Gala, the Santa Monica Museum of Art's annual benefit, world-renowned theatre director and Museum supporter Peter Sellars (who was honored by SMMoA last year) told the audience "The train is coming," a reference to the 2016 arrival of the Metro Expo Line and the redevelopment of the Santa Monica Museum of Art.
Posted Mar. 22, 2014, 6:00 am
“Class: excellence or elegance, especially in dress, design, or behavior.” It is this definition I would like to apply to some recent developments in TV content, where lately I’m observing that a little class seems to be slowly creeping back into the thinking and execution of some of the stuff we watch on television.
Posted Mar. 21, 2014, 7:46 am
William Turner Gallery presents An Afternoon with Father Gregory Boyle at 3 pm this Sunday. Boyle is the founder of Homeboy Industries.
Posted Mar. 18, 2014, 9:24 am
Award winning actor and bestselling author Rob Lowe hosted The Get In Touch Foundation's 2014 LA Pretty In Pink Luncheon and Women of Strength Awards in Santa Monica on Sunday.
Posted Mar. 13, 2014, 8:21 am
We all know that Jason Bateman is a wonderfully versatile actor with a special comedic gift that he brings full throttle to his first directorial effort in “Bad Words.”
Posted Mar. 7, 2014, 9:13 am
Hollywood may have the Academy Awards, but Santa Monica has the Spirit Awards each year the afternoon prior to the Oscars in a spiffy tent on the beach.
Posted Feb. 21, 2014, 9:09 am
The Broad Stage in Santa Monica presents Broadway at the Broad featuring “Will & Grace” star Megan Mullally at 5 pm and 8 pm this Saturday. What's Hot: Broadway At The Broad To Feature “Will & Grace” Star Megan Mullally
Posted Feb. 20, 2014, 8:10 am
Vera Farmiga is a familiar on-screen personality and has racked up a number of memorable roles in such films as “The Departed,” “Source Code,” “Goats,” “Safe House,” “The Conjuring,” and “Up in the Air,” which earned her both a BAFTA and Academy Award nominations for Actress in a Supporting Role.