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Elvis Costello’s new muse is a forgotten Hollywood starlet

Mary McCartney
| The iconic musician has written a new song for the movie, “Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool,” which tells the story of the eccentric actress Gloria Grahame.

Cinefamily theater to shutter following sexual misconduct allegations


The independent movie theater Cinefamily is closing in the wake of investigations into the sexual misconduct of two of its executives. Cinefamily's board of directors said Tuesday that it was shutting down after 10 years of operation due to crippling debt.

War of the Worlds brings aliens to DTLA


LA Mayor Eric Garcetti was part of the performance, telling Angelenos the city was being invaded by Martians

Take Two

A theater, flea market and a high school combine forces for arts success


The Greenway Court Theatre celebrates its 20th anniversary in collaboration with Fairfax High School and the Melrose Trading Post.


'Intent To Destroy' director: 'Armenians deserve their 'Schindler's List''


The documentary looks at how Hollywood has depicted the Armenian Genocide, and how it also has been pressured — and agreed — to ignore that story.


Gossip columnist Liz Smith dies at 94


Her banter, barbs and bon mots helped her climb the A-list as high as many of the celebrities she covered.

Taylor Swift, new and old, returns to SNL


In two performances on Saturday Night Live, she presented two personas — the one she's currently cultivating and the one she's displayed for years.

No word of sex scandal at the first Oscar awards of the season


Agnes Varda danced with Angelina Jolie. Charles Burnett said his Oscar eased the sting of a teacher's heartless words.

Hope Solo says former FIFA head Sepp Blatter grabbed her


The former goalie for the U.S. women's team said it happened in 2013. Blatter, who was suspended from FIFA after allegations of widespread corruption, denies it.