Arts & Entertainment
Alex Brightman, the lead in the musical 'School of Rock,' knew he couldn't do a Jack Black impression — so he channeled W.C. Fields and Walter Matthau instead.
The concert promoter behind Coachella and Stagecoach has assembled some of the biggest names in rock 'n' roll history for a one-off festival this October.
Flash back in time to discover a Japanese-American cafe turned punk rock hub in Los Angeles' Little Tokyo neighborhood.
Marc Haefele reviews Patti Smith's performance at The Getty -- her late former lover Robert Mapplethorpe as background -- and remembers the favor she asked years ago.
Before Max Uriarte left the Marine Corps, he began a popular web-comic called Terminal Lance. His new graphic novel has now risen to the top of bestseller lists.
Actress Geena Davis tells host Alex Cohen why a town with no theaters was the perfect place to launch her own film festival.
"Shelter," a CalArts play about child immigration, will go on the road after finishing a run locally.
The widely denounced law, known as "the bathroom bill," is having an impact on a state that has been friendly to Hollywood productions.
The prominent international Pace Gallery has opened its first West Coast outpost, and it's not in San Francisco or Los Angeles. And there's even more art to see in the Santa Clara Valley.
The filmmaker and her producer, Joy Gorman Wettels, insisted to financiers that their lead character had to be an actress of a certain age. And that's where Sarandon came in.
What do you get in Cracker Jack? A QR code, apparently. Cracker Jack fans aren't amused.
Prince donned the black-and-white blazer with leather sleeves while riding a motorcycle with co-star Apollonia Kotero in the 1984 movie "Purple Rain."
Oliver is a rising star in the film business, having attracted attention for her collaboration with fellow Stanford alumna Issa Rae on the web series, "The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl."
Whether you're drinking lemonade at the Citrus Fest or going pinkies-up at tea for Brit Week, this weekend's lineup of SoCal fun is sure to quench your spring-fever thirst.
The musician and composer takes a break from writing pop songs to create scores for fictional films based on historical events.
The film will be the first to be authorized by the late pop superstar's estate since her death in 2012 at age 48.