Arts & Entertainment
George Lucas sold the rights to "Star Wars" in 1981 to KUSC for the grand total of $1. The station went on to produce one of the most popular NPR broadcasts ever.
This weekend is all about last-minute shopping, wintery workshops... and Seinfeld. Here's everything you need to know.
Are you among those who aren't fully versed in the Star Wars mythology? Here's a quick lesson in the key characters and why they resonate so deeply with audiences.
The Lucasfilm president was handpicked by George Lucas to take over his company and the franchise. She's aware that all her film mentors have been men; "I need to bring other women along," she says.
More than 1,400 iconic props from Sly Stallone films like "Rocky" and "Rambo" are being auctioned off in Los Angeles this weekend.
Screenings of “The Hateful Eight” were supposed to start at the iconic theater on Christmas Eve, but Tarantino says his film has been bumped from the venue because of “Star Wars.”
Grab your PEZ dispenser and put on your puffy shirt because "Seinfeld: The Apartment" opens Wednesday in West Hollywood.
The dancer turned graphic artist turned musician got his start crooning with a combo at the Air Force’s Officers’ Club, but didn’t truly pick up singing again until he was in his mid-seventies.
R.H. Greene assesses the year's best documentaries, including "Amy," "The Look of Silence" and "(T)Error." No blockbusters, but plenty of good films relevant to our culture.
The album has sold 30 million copies in the U.S., making Jackson the first artist to attain 30-time multiplatinum status.
Television ushered the ugly sweater in and out in the 1980s. Then kids got in on the act and now, pets have nosed their way in.
The major leagues and Cuban baseball have been moving to rebuild ties since Presidents Obama and Castro declared that they would re-establish diplomatic relations.
The Recording Academy announced Wednesday that the rap artist and actor will be the master of ceremonies for the fifth consecutive year.
After all the hype and all the talk and all the guessing, the bottom line is pretty simple: "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is a really good movie.
Marc Haefele reviews the first English recording of the short opera "The Long Christmas Dinner," by Paul Hindemith and Thornton Wilder.
Couture is all about the dress fitting the body, not the body fitting the dress. By teaching myself how to sew, I now had this power over my clothes I never had before. I didn't have to worry about my irregular butt or my chest that is Jr. High-level small.