Arts & Entertainment

'All My Children' creator Agnes Nixon dies at 93

Nixon died Wednesday at a Haverford, Pennsylvania, physical rehabilitation facility close to her Rosemont home, where she had checked in to gain strength for a planned book tour.

George Takei gives personal collection to Los Angeles museum

The collection includes photos, sculptures, scripts and other memorabilia from his "Star Trek" days, as well as the Olympic torch he carried ahead of the 1984 games in L.A.

Music video depicting burglars in 'Chinese neighborhood' angers Chinese-Americans

The video went up on YouTube in 2014, but lately it has been making the rounds on WeChat, a Chinese social media app. Some Chinese-Americans say it plays to racial stereotypes and is offensive.

'American Honey' director Andrea Arnold scouted talent in unusual places

The British director wanted some untrained performers for her film, and found her lead actress, Sasha Lane, on a beach in Florida.

'Batman Beyond: Rebirth' details a refugee crisis in Gotham's future

"Batman Beyond" is a world that just won't die. Comic book creators Dan Jurgens and Bernard Chang told us about the latest iteration, with a new relaunch in stores everywhere.

David Bowie's personal art collection goes up for auction

Sotheby’s is auctioning off about 400 items from Bowie's estate, which raises the question: Is art more valuable if it was owned by someone famous?

David Bowie's personal art collection goes up for auction

Sotheby’s is auctioning off about 400 items from Bowie's estate, which raises the question: Is art more valuable if it was owned by someone famous?

Alan Cumming says he's a provocateur and 'a storyteller for hire'

In his new book, "You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams," the actor and singer tells his own stories, accompanied by photos he's taken over the years.

Review: The ghosts of geese in the Getty's 'Real/Ideal' photo exhibit

Here's a rare and sweeping picture-window view of fast-evolving France of the 1850s in intimate detail, accomplished by some of the greatest photographers of that time.

'ABZÛ' composer Austin Wintory on his ambitious video game score

Wintory, who has worked on popular games such as "Assassin's Creed Syndicate" and his Grammy nominated score for "Journey," talks about his creative process.

'Funny or Die' wants to make PSAs people 'actually want to watch'

Brad Jenkins, who runs Funny or Die's D.C. office, discusses how they make politics funny, and the fine line between making entertainment and propaganda.

Why 'Stranger Things' is a cultural phenomenon

"To be right in the sweet spot of talked about culture...I've spent a lot of time trying to figure out why and it's hard to unpack that."

How Arnold Palmer hit a hole in one with his signature drink

As we mourn the golf great, we acknowledge another contribution he made to our culture: the tasty and refreshing iced tea and lemonade beverage that carries his name.

The long, strange history of campaign endorsement songs

From "Nixon's The One" To "El Corrido de Hillary Clinton," an odd subgenre of music raises its head every four years: the endorsement song. It's part commercial jingle, part aspirational anthem.

Union Station is the star in a new film noir screening series

Movies that feature the iconic train station onscreen will be screened at Union Station itself. Bring on the fedoras and femme fatales.

Vin Scully's final game at Dodger Stadium

As long as the Dodgers have been in Los Angeles, one voice has been associated with the team —Vin Scully. He will broadcast his final home game on Sunday.