Lisa Brenner Homepage Reporter, Breaking News
Lisa Brenner joined KPCC in December 2011. Prior to that she led content direction for a top Los Angeles city blog as Co-Editor of LAist, where she had been the Music Editor years earlier.
Brenner has written and produced arts, culture and news content for a number of print and online publications including MTV, Glamour and LA.com, where she previously served as Music Editor and Managing Editor of the entertainment and lifestyle website.
She worked on the 20th Century Fox studio lot in creative licensing for Fox Music publishing where she co-created the department's first online store and mined the musical catalogue of film scores, TV themes and soundtrack assets for promotional samplers, boxed sets and placement packages. Prior to Fox, she coordinated large-scale film, commercial and music video productions.
Brenner earned a B.A. from Pennsylvania State University in Media Studies with an emphasis in film and television. Her dad says she majored in watching TV. He's not wrong.
Stories by Lisa Brenner
Swastikas marked on homes in a Jewish part of Sherman Oaks are being called hate crimes.
Details continue to startle with new information about how Ocampo allegedly stalked victims, and plans he had to kill his friend and frame him for murder.
A woman found was found dead inside a Culver City home with a chainsaw wound to her neck. She is thought to have used the tool to commit suicide, say authorities.
It does not take a nuclear physicist to understand the troubling situation at the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station. Edison says tubes failed a pressure test.
Scarier than fiction, the grand jury transcript of accused killer 'Izzy' Ocampo, reveals hideous details about the the murders of four homeless men and two others.
A job counselor at a vocational school in Hollywood was attacked in his office on Wednesday in a scene that witnesses described as "gruesome."
HBO has canceled its Dustin Hoffman / Nick Nolte dramatic series "Luck" after the deaths of three horses during production at Santa Anita Racetrack in Arcadia.
Glendale police, like their Los Angeles counterparts, will no longer issue citations for violations caught on the city's red-light cameras.
Curators at Berlin's Martin-Gropius-Bau have assembled a program containing works from two of the core exhibitions of Pacific Standard Time.
There are Pi lovers, and then there are pie lovers. Here's a look at what some of your fellow Earthlings did to celebrate their favorite mathematical constant.
L.A. Marathon runners may be racing in the rain for the second year in a row. Last year's deluge de résistance saw 300 runners evaluated for hypothermia.
HBO suspended its filming of horses following the third death at Santa Anita Racetrack in connection with the dramatic series "Luck."
Santa Monica College's governing board has approved two-tier course pricing for a number of its in-demand classes. Unit prices would vary from $36-$200.
Disappearing detergent has so soiled some cities that special task forces have been set up to stop the stealing of P&G's signature suds.
29-year-old Eugene Ballantyne, accused of trading sexually explicit photos with a 13-year-old New Jersey girl, was taken into custody at his home.