Arts & Entertainment

How Lucy Alibar's Southern childhood became fodder for the stage

After she co-wrote the Oscar-nominated "Beasts of the Southern Wild," Lucy Alibar began thinking about parenting — and her own influential father.

A 'sheepish' Seth Rogen and other images of American men

A sheepish Seth Rogen and Conan O'Brien flying high. Celebrity photographer, Robert Trachtenberg captures the Red-Blooded American Male in his latest project

'Game of Thrones,' 'Veep' take top honors at Emmys

"Games of Thrones," the fantasy saga based on George R.R. Martin's novels, has now received a cumulative 38 awards, besting "Frasier" by one to claim most prime-time series awards ever. See the list of winners.

9 cheeseburgers in paradise (aka LA) for National Cheeseburger Day

Need a place to celebrate? Here are a few great Southern California cheeseburgers, from simple to fancy.

'Sound of Music' actress Charmian Carr dies at 73

Charmian Carr, the actress best known for portraying the eldest von Trapp daughter in Rogers & Hammerstein's "The Sound of Music," has died. She was 73.

East LA celebrates Mexican Independence Day with a major festival

Floats, dancers and marching bands will help Angelenos celebrate Mexican Independence Day, a holiday that celebrates Mexico's independence from Spain.

Renouncing Pablo Escobar's sins, his son traffics in motivational talks

Drug czar Pablo Escobar's son studied to be an architect. But his late father's notoriety interfered with business, so today he urges kids to stay away from drugs.

Former NSA deputy director weighs in on 'Snowden'

You can probably guess what a former deputy director of the National Security Agency thinks of the new biopic on Edward Snowden.

Hari Kondabolu says his mom is hilarious — and not because of her accent

The comedian won't impersonate his parents' Indian accents. For many people, he says, "immigrants are funny voices," and he doesn't want to play into that.

Playwright Edward Albee, who changed and challenged audiences, dies at 88

"All art should be useful," Albee said. "If it's merely decorative, it's a waste of time." The Pulitzer-winning playwright of "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" died Friday following a short illness.

Why the Emmys are more important than ever—cutting through the TV clutter

In the era of "peak TV," getting an Emmy nomination and exposure on the telecast can catapult a show. Check out The Frame Bingo Card to make the most out of your Emmy viewing party.

Here's what happened to the St. Louis Dome after the Rams left

The Rams move to L.A. has put their former stadium in St. Louis — the Dome at America's Center — in a precarious place.

How the 1960s TV series 'Adam-12' helped the LAPD sell the 'good cop' image

Our "Cops on TV" series continues with actor Kent McCord talking about his role on one of the first police procedurals — a show produced in cooperation with the LAPD.

How to get to and park at the LA Coliseum for the Rams

We've got the details for Rams fans — everything from parking to public transportation and what to expect once you get there Sunday.

Is #OscarsSoWhite creating ageist consequences?

Hollywood writer, Robert Bassing, is threatening to sue the Academy of Motion Pictures and Sciences.

The ‘endangered species’ of Hollywood

Silver hair is underrepresented on the silver screen.