Arts & Entertainment
Women comprised just 1 percent of all composers working on the top 250 films of 2014, but if composer Laura Karpman has her way, that's about to change.
Mike Roe gives us the "Roedown" on all you need to know about WonderCon, March 25-27 — and how some think it's an audition for L.A. to woo San Diego Comic-Con.
Mention the name Nick Cage to anybody under 35, and you’ll probably get a smirk. But he used to be a good actor, and I’ve got three films you’ve got to see if you want to understand why us older people cut him slack.
Ang Lee, Sandra Oh and George Takei are among the signatories protesting “tone-deaf” jokes about Asians at this year’s Oscars.
The academy's apology came after criticism from some Asian academy members offended by a skit during the Oscar show that introduced three Asian kids as academy accountants.
LACMA's new exhibition, 'Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Medium,' spans five full rooms. To help you navigate, we've selected five pieces to look out for.
The agreement will give Sony sole ownership of works by The Beatles, Bob Dylan and other hit-making musicians, including Eminem and Taylor Swift.
Gabrielle Gorman's short film about her personal struggles with race and self-esteem has gotten national recognition. She has some big dreams going forward.
Screening Room, a startup backed by Napster cofounder Sean Parker, says it will let moviegoers skip the crowds and expensive snacks — for a price.
There are millions of editors on Wikipedia but only 13 percent of them are female. LACMA and Art + Feminism found a unique way to make a dent in that.
Robert Mapplethorpe was an era-defining portraitist, documentarian, and still-life photographer. But he's never received a major Los Angeles show — until now.
A permanent "The Walking Dead" attraction is coming this summer, following three years of seasonal "Walking Dead" mazes as part of the annual Halloween Horror Nights.
Recently Cartoon Network revealed that one of their most beloved original shows, "The Powerpuff Girls," was returning to the network. What's with all of the revisited content?
In an unpretentious part of Orange’s Old Town is a brand new art museum. The Hilbert aims to represent all California art from the last 100 years. Right now, it's focusing on a genre called California Scene Painting.
Pi Day means a celebration of not just math but food, including pies and a chance at free pizza for 3.14 years.
The Grammy-winning singer and bassist has adapted her new album for a tour that comes to Los Angeles on March 15.