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
The proposed sale of UCLA's Hannah Carter Japanese Garden could mean $5.7 million for academic programs.
Pinkberry co-founder Young Lee, accused in a tire iron beating of a homeless man, pleaded not guilty to felony assault in a Los Angeles courtroom on Monday.
Two European travelers claim they were detained overnight after landing at LAX last week because of apparent jokes made on Twitter.
Glendale is looking to chop down super size signage, often associated with fast food chains, from the streets of the Jewel City.
Employing the Mortimer and Randolph Duke usual amount, the South Pasadena Police Department has acquired a tank from the Burbank Police Department for $1.
There is officially no mystery left in the universe. This week, the rap riddle of Ice Cube's 1993 LA-centric anthem "It Was a Good Day," was finally solved.
Research be damned and hoaxes denied, Twitter users picked up the celebrity death rumor and passed it on like a socially transmitted disease.
KISS robber was made for robbin' you, baby.
A significant and dangerous wind event with conditions conducive to rapid fire growth, is expected across Ventura and Los Angeles from Friday to Saturday afternoon.
Manhattan Beach surfing and travel journalist Michael Scott Moore was taken hostage in Somalia on Saturday while researching a book about Somali pirates.
Noses are up and thumbs are down in Glendale where officials have rejected a donated public art piece for the first time in more than ten years.
Roy John Britten, a pioneering Caltech DNA researcher and Princeton Ph.D nuclear physicist, has died at age 92, Caltech officials announced Thursday.
The hearing examiner was shown every frame of Dancler's role in the film that included public groping, spanking and other acts with an adult star.
Octomom Nadya Suleman is celebrating a birthday with eight of her babies. The world's only complete set of octuplets were born to the single mother three years ago.
Philippe's 9-cent coffee will be but a shadow on Feb. 2 when the landmark L.A. French dip depot raises the price of their hot, wet caffeine to a whopping 45 cents on Groundhog Day.