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At 60th Annual Grammy Awards, Bruno Mars Dominates Major Categories

Monday, January 29, 2018

Pop Singer Bruno Mars swept Sunday's Grammy Awards, a ceremony that many expected to be dominated by Hip Hop and Latin music. Mars took home 3 of the top prizes: Album, Song and Record of the Year.


Oscar Nominations Will Be Viewed Through 'MeToo' Lens

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

The 90th Academy Award nominations are announced Tuesday. Issues about sexual misconduct and gender parity might play a role in how members vote, and they may come up during the ceremony in March.


Films At Sundance Reflect Vast Cultural Shifts Across The World

Friday, January 19, 2018

The Sundance Film Festival is underway in Park City, Utah, the first since the Harvey Weinstein story broke. This year's slate of films reflect vast cultural shifts across the country and the world.


Mary J. Blige Gets Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star On Her Birthday

Friday, January 12, 2018

Mary J. Blige is having a moment. The nine-time Grammy winning singer has been getting award nominations for acting in the film Mudbound. Blige says she's grateful for her star.


Activism At The 75th Golden Globes Went Beyond Black Dresses

Monday, January 08, 2018

Stories of sexual harassment and abuse in Hollywood inspired women at the Golden Globes to wear black dresses. Among the night's winners: Lady Bird and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.


'All The Money' Re-Shoot Was Decided 'In A Heartbeat,' Ridley Scott Says

Monday, December 25, 2017

After Kevin Spacey was accused of sexual misconduct, director Ridley Scott raced to save his film. He gathered the cast and crew and shot 22 scenes in nine days — this time with Christopher Plummer.


For 'Last Jedi' Director, The Journey To 'Star Wars' Began With Action Figures

Friday, December 15, 2017

Rian Johnson remembers playing with the toys as a kid. "Those were the first movies I was making in my head," he says. The Last Jedi is the first of four Star Wars movies he's slated to work on.


At Design Miami, The Future Isn't So Bright

Wednesday, December 06, 2017

The Florida fair is an alternative to the expensive contemporary art market: collectible design, which includes everyday items that speak to a shift away from seeing the future as bright and polished.


Accomplished Actress And Humanitarian Meghan Markle To Marry Prince Harry

Monday, November 27, 2017

Prince Harry of Wales, the fifth in line to the British throne, has announced his engagement to American actress and model Meghan Markle. She may be best known for her role as Rachel Zane on the TV show Suits, but she's also a humanitarian.


Mexico, Music And Family Take Center Stage In 'Coco'

Monday, November 20, 2017

Pixar's newest movie is meant to be a love letter to Mexico. Coco has an all-Latino cast, it's packed with references to Mexican culture, and it went right to No. 1 at the Mexican box office.


'Guerrilla Tacos': Street Food With A High-End Pedigree

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Wes Avila is leading a new wave of LA chefs: children of immigrants, classically trained in French cuisine, who blur the lines between high and low. His acclaimed food truck now has a cookbook.


Gabrielle Union Gets Real In 'We're Going To Need More Wine'

Friday, October 20, 2017

Union has graced screens big and small since the '90s. Now she's written a frank, funny essay collection that's not just a celebrity tell-all (though she does dish on Heath Ledger's dreaminess).


More Women Accuse Harvey Weinstein Of Sexual Harassment

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Allegations against Weinstein are emerging from all levels of the entertainment industry — including instances of sexual assault and a recording by the NYPD in which he admits to groping a woman.


Puerto Rico's 'Singing Newspapers'

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Folks are beginning to rebuild their lives after Hurricane Maria, and for Puerto Rico's plena musicians, it means rebuilding a sense of culture and community.


In The Aftermath Of Hurricane Maria, President Trump Visits Puerto Rico

Tuesday, October 03, 2017

President Trump and first lady Melania Trump visited Puerto Rico, where they were briefed on the status of the relief effort and met with residents impacted by Hurricane Maria.


President Trump To Tour Puerto Rico's Devastation From The Air

Tuesday, October 03, 2017

One person the president is not scheduled to meet is Carmen Yulín Cruz — the Puerto Rican mayor who has been locked in a public feud with Trump over his administration's hurricane response.


Post-Hurricane Help Slow To Arrive In 'Despacito' Neighborhood

Monday, October 02, 2017

Puerto Rico's La Perla was the backdrop for the summer hit song "Despacito." Now, residents of the neighborhood are struggling to clean up after Hurricane Maria and say they have received little help.


Actor Frank Vincent, Who Portrayed Mobsters In 'Goodfellas' And 'The Sopranos,' Dies

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Actor Frank Vincent, who was best known for his portrayal of mobsters in Martin Scorsese's, Goodfellas and the HBO series, The Sopranos, has died.


Work Of 20th-Century Artist Martin Ramirez Kicks Off Opening Of ICA

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

The Santa Monica Museum of Art reopened in L.A. as the Institute of Contemporary Art. The first show features Ramirez, a Mexican migrant worker who spent much of his life in mental institutions.


'Young People Who Do Extraordinary Things' Are The Norm In Marie Lu's YA World

Friday, September 08, 2017

The bestselling young adult author specializes in dystopian fiction. Her latest, Warcross, is set in the not-too-distant future, and draws on Lu's time working in the video game industry.