Mandalit del Barco

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Late-Night Stunner: Best Picture Mix-Up At The Oscars

Monday, February 27, 2017

Talk about a surprise Hollywood ending — Moonlight was crowned the winner of Sunday night's Academy Awards ceremony. The coming-of age film won for best picture after much confusion onstage.


Hollywood Speaks Out About Politics

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Actors and agents were involved in teach-ins and rallies in the past week to oppose President Trump. Award shows and other events have been peppered with political opposition as well.


These Oscar-Nominated Documentaries Tell Intimate Stories Of Syria's Civil War

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Three of the five films in the documentary short category show Syrians affected by the years-long conflict, including a group of civilian rescue volunteers, fleeing refugees and a resettled family.


Adele Upsets Beyoncé At 2017 Grammy Awards

Monday, February 13, 2017

Just like 2012, Adele swept her general category nominations. Beyoncé has never won either Record or Album of the Year. Adele is the first to twice sweep the Album, Record and Song of the Year awards.


The Grammys May Not Be Hip, But For These Nominees, The Awards Still Matter

Saturday, February 11, 2017

In a year when the likes of Frank Ocean and Justin Bieber have dismissed the awards show as irrelevant, Mandalit del Barco speaks to a few artists for whom a Grammy win remains a very big deal.


2017 Oscar Nominations: 'La La Land' Leads With 14, Including Best Picture

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Among the nine nominees for Oscar's best picture include La La Land, Moonlight, Arrival, Fences and Lion. The 89th Academy Award nominations were announced Tuesday morning.


Attention Turns To Hollywood For This Year's Academy Award Nominations

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Early Tuesday morning, the nominations for the 89th Academy Awards will be announced. It is likely to be a very big day for La La Land. The film is a love letter to old-fashioned Hollywood musicals


Women's Marches Go Global: Postcards From Protests Around The World

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Boston, San Francisco, London, Sydney — D.C.'s massive protest has spawned sister marches in all 50 states and hundreds of cities across seven continents. Here's a glimpse of some of the biggest.


Sundance Film Festival Kicks Off In Park City, Utah

Thursday, January 19, 2017

The Sundance Film Festival begins Thursday night in Park City, Utah. Some of the themes that have emerged for this year's festival include climate change, Syria and coming-of-age films.


Number Of Female Directors Is On The Decline, Study Says

Monday, January 16, 2017

No woman made the list of nominations for the Director's Guild of America's top prize. A report from San Diego State University shows not much progress has been made for female directors in Hollywood.


George Lucas Chooses Los Angeles As Home For His Art Museum

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

The filmmaker's collection, which ranges from Norman Rockwell paintings to Hollywood props, is headed for a site near his alma mater, the University of Southern California.


'La La Land' Breaks Golden Globe Record; Trump Mentioned Often

Monday, January 09, 2017

La La Land was a big winner at Sunday night's Golden Globe awards. So was Moonlight, and the TV series The People v. O.J. Simpson. Plus, the stars had plenty to say about President-elect Trump.


Getty Foundation Project Weaves U.S. Latino Art With Latin American Art

Thursday, January 05, 2017

The artistic ties between Los Angles and Latin America will be featured in more than 60 museums and arts centers throughout Southern California. It opens in September and spans history and geography.


'Elena Of Avalor' Takes The Throne As Disney's First Latina Princess

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Elena Castillo Flores rules the port city of Avalor while learning about life and leadership. Her creators say they want their show to reflect the diversity of Latino cultures and experiences.


How Pablo Picasso And Diego Rivera Influenced Each Other

Thursday, December 08, 2016

Two brilliant artists met just over a century ago when Pablo Picasso invited Mexican Diego Rivera to his Paris studio. A new exhibition in Los Angeles explores how they influenced each other.


Chef Niki Nakayama Is A Modern Master Of An Ancient Japanese Meal

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

At her LA restaurant, Nakayama reimagines the Japanese tradition of kaiseki, a multicourse meal emphasizing local, seasonal ingredients in harmony with nature. She's one of its few female masters.


Remembering The Soulful Voice Of Sharon Jones

Saturday, November 19, 2016

Singer Sharon Jones came to define what was called the "neo-soul" movement and was known for her high-energy performances. Jones died Friday after a battle with cancer.


Tom Ford Wants You To Separate His Fashion Designs From His Films

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Tom Ford may be best known as a fashion designer, but he's also an accomplished filmmaker. His first movie was nominated for an Oscar. His second movie, Nocturnal Animals, opens on Thursday.


'Good Girls Revolt' Takes On Gender Bias In The Newsroom

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Amazon's new series Good Girls Revolt, set in 1969, was inspired by a landmark gender bias case at Newsweek. Showrunners hired women at every level of the cast and crew — a Hollywood rarity.


Donald Trump's Walk Of Fame Star Vandalized With A Pickax

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Police are still investigating, but a man who identified himself as the vandal can be seen on a video destroying the star as onlookers giggle and ask for the smashed bits as souvenirs.