Posted Dec. 13, 2014, 1:59 pm
When touring Broadway shows arrive at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood, most typically stay for just three weeks. Fans of “Wicked” are in for a treat following its return on Wednesday – it will remain for a 14-week engagement through Sunday, March 15, 2015.
Posted Dec. 13, 2014, 8:44 am
Two men were hospitalized with knife wounds believed to have been inflicted by the same person early today.
Posted Dec. 11, 2014, 8:28 am
Don Mischer, a producer and director of television and live events, will receive the 2,539th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today.
Posted Dec. 9, 2014, 9:24 am
A debate among six candidates seeking to succeed Los Angeles Councilman Tom LaBonge in the Fourth District will be held today at the Arena nightclub in Hollywood.
Posted Dec. 8, 2014, 9:16 am
Oscar-winning filmmaker Peter Jackson will receive the 2,538th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today, nine days before the U.S. release of the final film in "The Hobbit'' trilogy, "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies.''
Posted Dec. 7, 2014, 9:46 am
Hundreds of people shut down a busy Hollywood intersection Saturday during a protest against the police and the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of officers in Los Angeles, New York and Ferguson.
Posted Dec. 6, 2014, 8:39 am
An assault with a deadly weapon suspect armed with a knife was killed in an officer-involved shooting near the Hollywood & Highland center Friday night, police said.
Posted Dec. 4, 2014, 8:22 am
Universal Studios Hollywood will usher in its annual "Grinchmas'' holiday season today as Mayor Eric Garcetti tries his hand at Seussian rhyme while presenting a proclamation to Whoville Mayor Augustus Maywho and helping a host of Whos light the curving Whoville tree.
Posted Dec. 4, 2014, 8:18 am
Record producer and singer-songwriter Pharrell Williams will receive the 2,537th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today, honoring an artist who has sold more than 100 million copies of his productions and won seven Grammys.
Posted Dec. 1, 2014, 9:06 am
Christoph Waltz will receive the 2,536th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today for his two Oscar-winning performances and a long career in Europe.
Posted Nov. 30, 2014, 9:04 am
Legendary singer Stevie Wonder will serve as grand marshal today for the 83rd Hollywood Christmas Parade, which will also include appearances by Santa Claus, boxer Oscar de la Hoya, actress Cristela Alonzo and musician Richie Sambora.
Posted Nov. 25, 2014, 9:21 am
The Spanish-language radio personality known as "El Cucuy" will receive the 2,535th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today, honoring a career that included a six-year stint hosting Los Angeles' most-listened to program.
Posted Nov. 25, 2014, 9:16 am
A powerful fire in a Hollywood tire shop was brought under control in 35 minutes Monday night.
Posted Nov. 20, 2014, 8:07 am
The stars will be out in Hollywood tonight for the premiere of "Horrible Bosses 2." Jennifer Aniston, Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis, Jamie Foxx, Chris Pine, Christoph Waltz, and Carmen Electra are expected to stroll down the red carpet at the TCL Chinese Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard starting at 6 pm.
Posted Nov. 14, 2014, 12:08 pm
The magic of touring Broadway shows continues at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood with the arrival of “Kinky Boots” through Nov. 30 after it opened on Tuesday as part of its first national tour.
Posted Nov. 11, 2014, 9:11 am
A man at a movie screening was maced by a woman after he complained about the light from her cellphone, it was reported today.
Posted Oct. 25, 2014, 9:38 am
The suspect who beat and robbed an 88-year-old man in a Hollywood apartment complex after the victim got off a bus remained at large on Friday and police have released photos and video of the attack.
Posted Oct. 23, 2014, 8:42 am
The future of the Greek Theatre's management will be considered by the city Recreation and Parks Commission again today after the panel delayed making a decision at two previous meetings.
Posted Sep. 3, 2014, 9:30 am
The FlyAway bus system today will begin service from Hollywood to Los Angeles International Airport.
Posted Aug. 6, 2014, 9:08 am
Neil LaBute is a playwright who doesn’t shy away from theatrical blood letting. His play “In A Dark Dark House,” which is a guest production on stage at The Matrix, is yet another of LaBute’s fascinating, albeit painful, journeys into childhood trauma, memories of which are trapped in the subconscious or too painful to consciously revisit.
Posted Jul. 18, 2014, 9:16 am
The story of an Irish musician and a Czech immigrant drawn together by their shared love of music opened on stage Tuesday at the Hollywood Pantages as part of a limited four-week engagement.
Posted Jul. 4, 2014, 6:00 am
Santa Monica is not Hollywood, but the city certainly has connections to the home base of the American film industry. Not only are there sound stages and production companies within Santa Monica, many film and television employees, executives, or professionals also live here.
Posted May. 27, 2014, 10:18 am
The director of 'Mannequin' and 'Mr. Nanny' was the motorcyclist reported killed last weekend.
Posted May. 24, 2014, 12:54 am
Santa Monica resident and established actress Tanna Frederick has a variety of films and productions under her belt – but her success and fame seem to have taken absolutely no toll on her humble, friendly, and down-to-earth nature.