Posted Feb. 27, 2015, 8:47 am
Oscar Week, as always, is a time for Hollywood’s best to not only accept awards, but to share on the recent year’s activity, as well as the possibilities in the year ahead.
Posted Feb. 25, 2015, 9:21 am
Lindsay Lohan was ordered today to perform 125 additional hours of community service as part of her probation stemming from a 2012 crash on Pacific Coast Highway in Santa Monica, after the prosecution objected to some of the work for which the actress had been credited.
Posted Feb. 24, 2015, 9:05 am
American film director, screenwriter, and producer Ned Benson will take part in the next Vidiots Foundation Director Series event on Friday, March 6, at 7:30 pm.
Posted Feb. 22, 2015, 9:04 am
"Birdman," the Oscar-nominated dark comedy about a washed-up actor trying to revive his career, will enter Sunday's awards ceremony flying high, following it's three-award finish at the 30th annual Film Independent Spirit Awards, presented Saturday in Santa Monica.
Posted Feb. 22, 2015, 9:00 am
South African Retief Goosen holds a two-shot lead over Canadian Graham DeLaet entering today's final round of the $6.7 million Northern Trust Open at The Riviera County Club.
Posted Feb. 21, 2015, 9:05 am
"Birdman," the Oscar-nominated dark comedy about a washed-up actor trying to revive his career, has a leading six nominations for the 30th annual Film Independent Spirit Awards, which honor the best of independent cinema and will be presented today on the beach in Santa Monica.
Posted Feb. 21, 2015, 8:45 am
South African Retief Goosen holds a one-shot lead over three golfers entering today's third round of the $6.7 million Northern Trust Open at The Riviera County Club.
Posted Feb. 20, 2015, 8:28 am
World Golf Hall of Fame member Vijay Singh shot a five-under-par 66 at The Riviera County Club today to be among six golfers sharing the lead after one round of the $6.7 million Northern Trust Open.
Posted Feb. 18, 2015, 9:11 am
With the prosecutor absent, a progress report hearing was delayed today for Lindsay Lohan, who is on probation for her role in a 2012 crash on Pacific Coast Highway in Santa Monica during production of the film "Liz & Dick."
Posted Feb. 14, 2015, 9:12 am
At the risk of sounding as though I am way behind the curve and didn’t see it coming, we are now in a new age of information. Although our reliance on new devices and the Internet has facilitated the change I want to discuss, it is not necessarily at the heart of it. Ultimately, the change is in us: We are now officially without a means of prioritizing the category of information that we used to refer to as “the news.”
Posted Feb. 14, 2015, 9:08 am
Former Men at Work frontman Colin Hay and singer/songwriter Stephen Bishop joined Santa Monica-Malibu Unified student musicians and international recording artists Venice for the 11th benefit concert to support the Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation’s For The Arts campaign.
Posted Feb. 10, 2015, 10:08 am
Detectives from the Malibu/Lost Hills Sheriff's Station have put out a call for witnesses to a multi-vehicle crash in Malibu involving former Olympian Bruce Jenner, in which a 69-year-old woman was killed.
Posted Feb. 9, 2015, 9:46 am
What can you say about Australian-born Dr. Barry Humphries’ “Anima,” Dame Edna, that hasn’t been said over the past 60 years? Well, as luck would have it, this was my first experience with the Grand Dame of nuanced “nastiness,” so I can talk about her performance with virgin eyes.
Posted Feb. 9, 2015, 9:18 am
The woman in a white Lexus, killed in a Malibu traffic crash involving TV celebrity Bruce Jenner and possibly paparazzi, has been identified as Kim Howe, 69, of Calabasas.
Posted Feb. 7, 2015, 4:53 pm
Investigators will review cellphone records to determine why a tabloid freelance photographer was at the point of impact where celebrity TV star Bruce Jenner's SUV crashed, killing a woman.
Posted Feb. 6, 2015, 8:48 am
The hottest celebrity Oscars viewing party in town is set to be a bigger and better affair on Sunday, Feb. 22, with the 25th annual Night of 100 Stars changing location to the Beverly Hilton’s International Ballroom – the same venue as the Golden Globes.
Posted Feb. 3, 2015, 9:38 am
The 17th annual Grammy Foundation Legacy Concert will be held Thursday, Feb. 5, at the Wilshire Ebell Theatre in Los Angeles.
Posted Feb. 2, 2015, 9:47 am
Death Row Records founder Marion “Suge” Knight remained in the Men’s Central Jail today on suspicion of murder, awaiting a scheduled Tuesday court appearance.
Posted Feb. 2, 2015, 9:32 am
Former Men at Work frontman Colin Hay along with singer/songwriter Stephen Bishop (hits include On and On, Separate Lives) will join talented Santa Monica-Malibu Unified student musicians and international recording artists Venice for the 11th benefit concert to support the Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation’s For The Arts campaign.
Posted Jan. 31, 2015, 9:59 am
Death Row Records founder Marion “Suge” Knight is expected to remain jailed through the weekend as he faces murder charges for allegedly running over two men with his truck, killing one and initially fleeing the scene.
Posted Jan. 29, 2015, 8:53 am
A prosecutor on Wednesday questioned the type of community service that actress Lindsay Lohan has done in London as part of her probation in connection with misdemeanor charges stemming from a 2012 wreck on Pacific Coast Highway in Santa Monica during the production of "Liz & Dick."
Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 9:23 am
Attorney arguments set today in litigation between Marvin Gaye III and Robin Thicke could amount to one of the final hearings before the closely watched copyright infringement lawsuit over the megahit "Blurred Lines" goes before a jury.
Posted Jan. 24, 2015, 9:30 am
Former "7th Heaven" actor Stephen Collins and his ex-wife, Faye Grant, finalized their divorce on Friday.
Posted Jan. 24, 2015, 9:11 am
A public memorial service will be held today for actor and fitness guru George Gregory Plitt Jr., who was struck by a Metrolink train in Burbank while filming near the tracks on Jan. 17.
Posted Jan. 18, 2015, 10:28 am
Actor Nadji Jeter, known for his role in the Adam Sandler/Chris Rock movie "Grown Ups," was arrested for suspicion for driving under the influence of drugs in Burbank, a police sergeant said today.