Arts & Entertainment

In 'Entertainment', a comedian engages with his real-life alter ego

For the last 20 years, comedian Gregg Turkington has made a name for himself pretending to be anti-comedian Neil Hamburger. Now, he stars in a movie based on the character.

New York to daily fantasy sports: Stop taking bets here

In letters sent to the companies Tuesday, Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said their contests are promoted like a lottery and are essentially games of chance, not skill.

'Jem and the Holograms' makes history, pulled from theaters after 2 weeks

Pulling a movie so fast is something Exhibitor Relations says is unheard of for a wide release. You might even say it's "truly outrageous."

Jay Roach looks to LBJ in 'All the Way' for hope in democracy

The director has taken on politics in films such as "Game Change" and "Recount," and now he's adapting the Tony Award-winning play about a key year in Lyndon Johnson's presidency.

'House of Cards' writer says the show isn't about politics, it's about 2 people

Beau Willimon is in the middle of shooting the show's fourth season, which will likely debut as the 2016 presidential primaries are in full swing.

Ewan McGregor is Jesus and the devil in 'Last Days in the Desert'

Ewan McGregor and writer/director Rodrigo García reflect on shooting "Last Days in the Desert" in a California desert landscape.

Does box office performance help or hurt Oscar chances?

The Academy's not averse to rewarding movies with low domestic box office, but does a high return at the box office lead to victory come awards time?

Leon Bridges breaks down his personal debut album 'Coming Home'

Leon Bridges' debut album landed in the Billboard Top 10 and he talks about how he learned about his grandmother's life through making the album.

Laurie Anderson explains her experimental documentary 'Heart of a Dog'

It's an experimental documentary, less a coherent narrative than a series of stories about death, motherhood, love and creativity.

'Spotlight:' The story behind the story of Boston's Catholic church sex scandal

The movie recounts how Boston Globe reporters uncovered sex abuse allegations against priests and a coverup by the Archdiocese.

Should NBC pull Donald Trump from Saturday Night Live?

The decision to have Trump host SNL has created a massive controversy — should NBC step in? Or should they let Trump stay on the program?

'CodeGirl' tracks teen girls in tech competition

The mobile app market is estimated to be valued at $77 billion by the year 2017. But most of that money will likely go to men. As of now, 80 percent of app developers are male. 

Michael Keaton: 'Spotlight' script 'ballsy' in going after church

The actor and the film's director, Tom McCarthy, have personal connections to the story of how the Boston Archdiocese covered up an abuse scandal.

Free weekend? 9 fun and almost-free things to do in LA

Astronomy, cat-themed ceramics and the most extravagant grocery store ever. The festivities start now. Here's everything you need to know.

'60s 'Batman' Batmobile creator George Barris has died

The legendary custom car builder who created TV's Batmobile and helped define California's car culture with colorfully designed vehicles was 89.

Hubbard Street Dance and Second City take on 'The Art of Falling'

Collaboration is common in the performing arts, but this venture between a contemporary dance company and a comedy troupe breaks new ground.