Posted Nov. 30, 2013, 9:04 am
Associates for Breast and Prostate Cancer Studies, (ABCs), hosted its 24th annual, star-studded Talk of the Town black-tie gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, Saturday, Nov. 23.
Posted Nov. 27, 2013, 9:02 am
The Los Angeles Clippers hosted its 25th annual Thanksgiving “Teamwork at the Table” event in Venice on Tuesday. The Clippers teamed up with Ralphs/Food 4 Less for the event at St. Joseph Center’s Bread and Roses Café at 204 Hampton Drive in Venice.
Posted Nov. 24, 2013, 6:54 am
Zsa Zsa Gabor and her husband, Prince Frederic will purchase Thanksgiving turkeys for the Vera Davis McClendon Center in Venice and Frederic will distribute them to the needy families. This was where Zsa Zsa did her community service 24 years ago for slapping a cop.
Posted Nov. 21, 2013, 7:36 am
Shania Twain shows she’s still the one as she returns to live performances for the first time in almost a decade at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Las Vegas. She is currently half way through her two-year residency that began Dec. 1, 2012.
Posted Nov. 4, 2013, 9:30 am
Celebrity news site TMZ reports actor Josh Brolin got into a fight outside a bar on Santa Monica’s Main Street at 2 am Friday.
Posted Oct. 25, 2013, 9:24 am
Join TV and radio personality Carson Daly and the American Red Cross of Santa Monica for the “Prepare or Beware Halloween Youth Run and Preparedness Fair.”
Posted Oct. 24, 2013, 8:01 am
In a whirlwind of theatrical activity, The Skylight Theatre Company kicked off its first annual event honoring American playwrights, launching the program in a four-day tribute Sept. 26-29 to Terrence McNally, one of America’s greatest literary treasures.
Posted Sep. 12, 2013, 8:58 am
Charlie Sheen was presented with a belated Santa Monica High School diploma on Wednesday’s “The Tonight Show With Jay Leno.”
Posted Sep. 12, 2013, 8:18 am
Derek Luke’s life reads like a lovely and sometimes not so lovely fairy tale. Born and raised in Jersey City, New Jersey, his early years were less than idyllic. Abandoned by his father when he was in the third grade, his mother, a pianist, struggled to support her two sons.
Posted Aug. 28, 2013, 9:26 am
Legendary composer/conductor John Williams returns to the Hollywood Bowl this weekend to lead the Los Angeles Philharmonic in a spectacular program of music from the silver screen.
Posted Aug. 28, 2013, 9:10 am
What can you say about one of the world’s most gifted actresses? We have watched Australian-born Cate Blanchett transform herself on the big screen creating a myriad of distinctly different characters.
Posted Aug. 20, 2013, 9:07 am
Casey Affleck is the kid brother of Ben and like his brother has been racking up a string of films including “The Assassination of Jesse James” for which he garnered an Academy Award nomination.
Posted Aug. 16, 2013, 9:04 am
Michael Cooper, retired Los Angeles Lakers player and former coach of the NBA and WBNA, visited the Boys and Girls Club of Santa Monica on Monday.
Posted Aug. 15, 2013, 8:11 am
Rooney Mara was born into sports “royalty.” She is the daughter of Timothy Christopher Mara, executive of the New York Giants football team, and Kathleen McNulty, granddaughter of Art Rooney, Sr., founder of the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Posted Aug. 4, 2013, 9:39 am
The Sunset Strip Music Festival rocked the Sunset Strip on Saturday with a focus on hip hop throughout the eight-hour street festival in West Hollywood.
Posted Aug. 2, 2013, 9:11 am
TV and radio personality Carson Daly (who is a Santa Monica resident) has been named honorary chair of PrepareSantaMonica, partnering with the American Red Cross to introduce the three-year catastrophic disaster preparedness campaign.
Posted Jul. 14, 2013, 8:59 am
Santa Monica’s 26-foot tall “Chain Reaction” sculpture near Santa Monica City Hall, which is at risk of being torn down next year, has two more noted supporters: TV writer/producer Norman Lear and artist Ed Ruscha.
Posted Jul. 4, 2013, 8:43 am
Emmy award winning actor and noted activist Ed Asner, along with American manufacturing executives and guests, attended the 2013 Made in the USA Hall of Fame Awards Dinner at Shutters on the Beach in Santa Monica on Tuesday night.
Posted Jun. 17, 2013, 12:29 pm
The 2013 Playboy Jazz Festival returned to the Hollywood Bowl for a successful Father’s Day weekend – June 15 and 16 – with an incredible line-up and George Lopez as new Master of Ceremonies.
Posted Jun. 15, 2013, 9:17 am
The CLARE Foundation, a nonprofit organization providing effective and compassionate treatment, recovery, and prevention services for alcoholism and substance abuse, has welcomed "True Blood" star Stephen Moyer to its board of directors.
Posted Jun. 13, 2013, 8:09 am
New summer food and happy hour menus have arrived at Stefan’s at L.A. Farm at 3000 Olympic Boulevard in Santa Monica.
Posted Jun. 6, 2013, 8:34 am
The name Robert Davi might not be immediately recognizable until you see his face and then you’ll remember that he is one of the film industry’s quintessential tough guys going as far back to 1996 when he played a villain in “Profiler.”
Posted May. 27, 2013, 8:50 am
He's Remington Steele, Phileas Fogg, Julian Noble, James Bond, Thomas Crown - just a few of the many characters played by the incredible Ireland-born and bred Pierce Brosnan. A most elegant Mr. Brosnan recently sat down to discuss his latest film in distribution - Academy Award-winning director Susanne Bier's "Love Is All You Need."
Posted May. 21, 2013, 9:35 am
While his performance in “Something Wild” earned him a Golden Globe Award nomination early in his career, Ray Liotta actually shot to fame as a result of his role as real-life mobster Henry Hill in Martin Scorsese’s classic film “Goodfellas.”
Posted May. 14, 2013, 9:38 am
A soft-spoken southern gentleman, Michael Shannon brings to the big and small screens the intensity and skilled acting that grew out of his years as a stage-trained actor, where he first performed at the Illinois Theatre Center.