Arts & Entertainment

Behind the Starz series 'Outlander' lies a real-life love story

For costume designer Terry Dresbach, working on the historical time travel series, Outlander, is her “best dream and worst nightmare all rolled into one."

'It was terrifying' —Lee Daniels, others give their take on upfronts

Amidst all the talk of ratings and demographics at upfronts, there are the actors and show creators who help sell their shows to advertisers. These are some of those people.

76ers win NBA draft lottery, Lakers stay at No. 2, keep pick

The Los Angeles Lakers finished second but also felt like winners, as they would have dealt their pick to Philadelphia had they fallen out of the top three.

Guy Clark, Grammy-winning musician, dead at 74

Texas singer-songwriter Guy Clark, who helped mentor a generation of songwriters and wrote hits like "L.A. Freeway" and "Desperados Waiting for a Train," has died. He was 74.

Tejano music legend Emilio Navaira dies at 53

Navaira — known to many as just "Emilio" — was a star in both English and Spanish, and in both the U.S. and Mexico. He was found unconscious at his house on Monday night, police say.

LA Bike Month 2016: Bike to Work Day, freebies and parties

May is the month for celebrating cycling. Check out Bike to Work Day, party with fellow cyclists, see a bike fashion show and much more.

Inside the rock star's studio with music arranger Paul Buckmaster

Music arranger/composer Paul Buckmaster has worked with the likes of David Bowie, Elton John and even Taylor Swift, among others. He shares some of his stories with us.

Mexico City artists fight street harassment with punk and confetti

The feminist punk group Las Hijas de Violencia was formed by three Mexico City women to combat unwanted physical contact in the city’s public spaces.

Prince guitar to be auctioned in Beverly Hills

A bright yellow, uniquely shaped guitar used by Prince to perform such tunes as "Cream" and "Gett Off" is going up for auction with an opening bid of $30,000.

Shiny, new SFMOMA a ‘who’s who’ of 20th Century art. So what’s missing?

The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art reopens Saturday with a new $300-million wing that makes it the most spacious modern art museum in the country.

'The Muppets,' 'Castle,' among TV shows canceled ahead of 2016 Upfronts

A bevy of shows have been canceled as TV networks prepare to woo advertisers at a series of presentations in New York next week

'The Lobster' is a darkly comedic look at a society that harshly penalizes single people

“The Lobster” is clearly a dystopian satire and a dark comedy, even if the characters in the film aren’t laughing about their predicaments.

LAPD cops do 'Running Man' video, call out LA County Sheriffs

A group of LAPD cops dance across the city as part of the "running man" viral video challenge, after being called out by New Zealand police. Watch here.

After death, a jazz pianist finds his audience

Off-Ramp Jazz Correspondent Sean J. O'Connell reviews two new CDs featuring California jazz pianist Forrest Westbrook, who died in 2014.

Trump is more Schwarzenegger than Al Franken on campaign trail

Trump forged a celebrity character on "The Apprentice," and the way he's using it on the campaign trail is strikingly similar to what Schwarzenegger did with his "Terminator" character.

CicLAvia is today: The route, activities and more

This is the first time CicLAvia participants will travel across six cities in Los Angeles County in one day. Find out everything you need to know here.