Film / Television

David Letterman's meticulously unchoreographed exit

When David Letterman announced his retirement Thursday, it came first not from a press release, but from the same kind of organic, weird, naturalistic charm that characterized the show.

'Game of Thrones': Secrets of Daenerys' and Sansa's costumes revealed

The woman behind some of the elaborate costumes on HBO's hit series reveals some of the hidden details you won't believe.

Top 10: Who should replace 'Late Show' host David Letterman? (Poll)

Late night mainstay David Letterman announced that he plans to retire from the "Late Show" in 2015, sparking immediate speculation about possible heirs.

Who's boosting box office numbers? Report says Latinos

Although Latinos are 17 percent of the population, they represent almost a third of frequent moviegoers. People of color overall attend movies at rates higher than their percentage of the population.

Mayor Garcetti quickly vies for Letterman's 'Late Show'

Within hours of Letterman's retirement announcement Thursday, Garcetti sent an open letter to CBS president Leslie Moonves, encouraging him to relocate the New York-based "Late Show" to LA.

Video: David Letterman announces retirement from 'Late Show' in 2015

During a taping of Thursday's show, Letterman said he has informed his CBS bosses that he will step down in 2015, when his current contract expires.

How Hollywood productions disrupted the city 100 years ago

The L.A. City Archivist opens his files to show us how the city dealt with the unregulated movie industry's location shoots a hundred years ago.

Amazon unveils Fire TV set top streaming device

The device runs Google's Android operating system and will offer Netflix, Hulu and other streaming channels in addition to Amazon Prime instant video.

'Condor' screenwriter Lorenzo Semple Jr. dies

Semple also wrote for the 1960s TV series "Batman." Semple once said it was the best thing he'd ever written.

Can a television network be a church? The IRS says yes

Previously undisclosed financial records from Daystar Television are examined and raise issues like the definition of "church" and the role of government in religion.

Review: 'How I Met Your Mother': An awful end to a long love story

"How I Met Your Mother" ended a nine-season run on Monday night, and it managed to do just about everything wrong.

When the twit hit the fan: 'I'm still here,' Colbert says

In his first show since a controversy erupted last week, Stephen Colbert poked fun at the media and himself, declaring that despite a #CancelColbert campaign on Twitter, "I'm still here."

Former 'Dynasty' star Kate O'Mara dies at age 74

Kate O'Mara, best known for her role in the 1980s soap opera "Dynasty," died Sunday at the age of 74.

'Noah' rises to top of box office with $44M debut

Paramount's biblical epic starring Russell Crowe in the titular role opened with $44 million, according to studio estimates Sunday.

#CancelColbert: Suey Park, the activist behind the hashtag

She doesn't like the term "hashtag activism." A writer from the Chicago area, Park says her crusades against sexism and racism go beyond pithy one-liners on Twitter.

Creator of '60s TV 'Batman' Lorenzo Semple Jr. dies

The man behind "Bif! Bam! Pow!" being the three words — well, sounds — most associated with superheroes has passed away.