Arts & Entertainment

How the creators of 'The OA' made a 'long format mind-bender'

Actress Brit Marling and director Zal Batmanglij pitched their complicated eight-hour story in a novel way and managed to keep it a secret until now.

Comedian Chonda Pierce, aka 'The Queen of Clean,' forged her own path to success

The Kentucky native has a huge faith-based following, but she doesn't proselytize and she's even willing to get a little risqué,

Conservative street artist Sabo mocks 'Rogue One'release

Conservative street artist Sabo breaks put his stamp on the "Rogue One" premiere with fake movie posters titled "Rogue Won," replacing the lead with President-elect Trump.

'20th Century Women' reflects how filmmaker Mike Mills was raised in a matriarchy

The writer-director tapped a lifetime of experience with strong, inspirational women, from his mother and sisters to his wife, Miranda July.

Why 'The Joy Luck Club's success has never been repeated

The 1993 film adaptation of Amy Tan's novel was supposed to usher in a new era for Asian-American storytelling in Hollywood. That hasn't been the case.

Your go-to guide for the weekend in SoCal

As we dive into the last weekend before Christmas and you frantically check things off your to-do list, don't forget to take a break. Choose from a holiday sing-along or some Christmas alternatives.

Year-round Olympics? New TV channel will compete for your attention

The Olympic Channel, which launched as a digital outlet after this summer's Rio Games, will become an American TV network in the second half of 2017.

What it takes to preserve a movie for hundreds of years

"The Breakfast Club," "The Lion King" and more will be preserved by the Library of Congress. But how do you prep a film to be stored so our descendants can watch them, too?

SAG Award nominations: Who's in and who's out?

Zooming in on the TV nominees for the Screen Actors Guild awards, we look at which shows got some love from fellow actors.

'Notes of a Native Song' is a rock 'n' roll homage to James Baldwin

The musical duo known as Stew and Heidi wrote a stage show that is inspired by writer and civil rights activist James Baldwin.

Star Wars superfan will see 'Rogue One,' but still ponders Rey's backstory

Star Wars superfan Robert Colter says he's excited about the newest Star Wars movie, "Rogue One," but he's still thinking about "Episode VII: The Force Awakens."

'Lion King,' 'Princess Bride,' 'The Birds' added to film registry

Each year, the Library of Congress picks 25 "culturally, historically or aesthetically" significant movies for preservation. Read the full list here.

SAG Awards 2017: Full list of nominees

In the past, SAG nominees have served as helpful predictors of who will land nominations in the four Oscar acting categories.

'Growing Pains' star Alan Thicke dies at age 69

The Canadian-born TV host, writer, composer and actor died of a heart attack, said Carleen Donovan, who is a publicist for Thicke's son, singer Robin Thicke.

Tori Amos: Musical artists can provide comfort during troubled times

The singer/songwriter talks about writing a song for the documentary, "Audrie & Daisy," which addresses the tragic effect of teen sexual assault and cyberbullying.

Wonder Woman's UN job comes to an end

The news broke this week: Her controversial tenure as honorary ambassador for the empowerment of women and girls will conclude on Friday.