Arts & Entertainment

The woman who made 'Key and Peele' such a hair-raising show

Amanda Mofield got an Emmy nomination for her work as a hairstylist on the Comedy Central series. She and her team sometimes had to design dozens of looks for a single sketch.

3 Emmy-nominated shows that are worth watching

"The Americans," "Mr. Robot" and "Getting On" have all received major Emmy nominations — but not a lot of buzz.

Why film noir isn't a genre, and 4 examples you need to see

After you've seen "The Maltese Falcon," "DOA," "Out of the Past," "Detour," "The Setup," and "The Red House," here are four films noir you MUST see.

LeBron James leads call to end gun violence at ESPY Awards

James urged his fellow pros to educate themselves and renounce violence while using their resources and time to help strengthen and rebuild their communities.

Emmy awards: 'Game of Thrones' earns a leading 22 nominations

"Game of Thrones" gets the chance to win its second top Emmy, while "Veep," last year's top comedy winner, also will get another shot at holding office. See the complete list of nominations.

LA Metro, other institutions jump on 'Pokémon Go'

There’s one agency embracing the craze full-on. L.A. Metro launched a new Twitter account, @PokemonGoMetro, dedicated to the best ways to find Pokémon using public transit.

A peek into Naughty Dog game creator Neil Druckmann's creative process

The creative director of the gaming developer Naughty Dog takes us inside his creative process for games like "The Last of Us" and "Uncharted 4."

Bryan Cranston: Acting and filmmaking are not (always) BS

When playing characters with dual identities, Bryan Cranston says it's not about lying — it's about going all in and believing it yourself.

Jewel's Catch One helped generations of LA's gay black people

"It gave me a stage to be of service to community that was rejected and neglected in so many ways," says founder Jewel Thais-Williams

'Other People' filmmaker to close Outfest with a personal cancer comedy

The closing night film at the LGBT film festival is the debut from writer-director Chris Kelly. It stars Molly Shannon as a terminally-ill woman in a story that was inspired by Kelly's real mother.

Does 'Pokemon Go' pave the way for more augmented reality games?

Nintendo's franchise has been revived with a smart phone-based app that uses Google Maps to give users a gaming experience that gets them out of the house.

Before you catch them all: Pokemon Go safety and privacy

The franchise that stormed into pop culture in the 1990s has been re-energized as a mobile app that allows players to find Pikachu and others in the real world.

Meet the mother-son team behind 'The Infiltrator' starring Bryan Cranston

Brad Furman talks about the challenges of directing “The Infiltrator,” which was adapted into a screenplay by his mother, Ellen Brown Furman.

Musicians are getting political after recent police shootings

Jay-Z and Miguel have each released protest songs in recent days, and Nas and Usher have revived and older but relevant track of theirs. Culture critic Lorraine Ali is surprised there hasn't been more.

Tour manager Jim Runge and the unglamorous life of the rock 'n' roll roadie

He's traveled the world with The Black Keys, Wilco and Lucinda Williams, but the rock lifestyle definitely has its low moments.

LA Food Fest's order for zero waste may take a while to fix

It's not easy going green for food festivals. They produce a ton of waste. But the organizer of the LA Food Fest is trying.