April 14, 2010
The Early Show Breaking up. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Kate Gosselin; Khloé Kardashian; Mary Higgins Clark. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC Good Morning America Michael J. Fox; Demi Moore. (N) 7 a.m. KABC Live With Regis and Kelly Demi Moore; Hilary Duff. (N) 9 a.m. KABC The View Lauren Hutton; Kelly Osbourne. (N) 10 a.m. KABC The Doctors Skin cancer. (N) 11 a.m. KCAL The Martha Stewart Show Rachel Maddow. (N) 2 p.m. KNBC The Bonnie Hunt Show Balthazar Getty; the Backstreet Boys.
July 9, 2012 |
Remember when Ashton Kutcher fell square on his brown face a while back, trying to be funny through the use of South Asian stereotypes? (Yeah, we tried to block it out too. As did PopChips . Alas, it was to no avail.) So as a city, even a nation, screamed out for a cleansing of its mental palate - and with "The Amazing Spider-Man" premiering last week - the one hero who might save us all from bad ethnic humor was revealed: He is, of course, "Indian Spider-Man.
August 1, 2010 |
Technically, "The Breakfast Club" sparked the tinder 25 years ago that ignited "St. Elmo's Fire." In the fleeting-but-influential panoply of Brat Pack movies, John Hughes' high school detention drama opened a mere four months before Joel Schumacher's post-collegiate ennui chronicle. But in the blink of a cinematic eye, many of the same "Breakfast Club" actors — Judd Nelson, Ally Sheedy, Emilio Estevez — had not only graduated from college but also were boozing and fist-fighting, snorting coke and sleeping around in "St. Elmo's Fire."
January 11, 2008
More arts and entertainment coverage on the Web. CELEBRITIES Despite Globes, Rumer has it It was supposed to be Bruce Willis and Demi Moore's eldest daughter's coming-out party, her Hollywood-style debutante ball, broadcast live. Instead, that pesky writers strike emerged. But Rumer Willis, a.k.a. Miss Golden Globes 2008, has found a way to deal with her disappointment: Free stuff! Details at www.TheEnvelope.com. TELEVISION Nothing to TiVo? It's slim pickings. Dangerously slim.
March 2, 2008 |
BEST ACTRESS nominee 1. Sienna Miller had date Rhys Ifans -- and his coat -- to keep her warm at Film Independent's Spirit Awards Feb. 23, while winner 2. Ellen Page, with "Juno" costar J.K. Simmons, came prepared in her own suit jacket. But less-dressed attendees, including presenter Kate Beckinsale, shivered at the Santa Monica beachside ceremony, where umbrella-wielding escorts magically appeared to transport indie filmmakers from the blue carpet to a huge white tent as rain started to fall.
February 3, 1991
Re the Jan. 27 cover stories about Kathy Bates and Diane Ford: What they and others are experiencing in entertainment is a reflection of a cultural bias that permeates our society. Women's achievements are downgraded, and The Times is not immune from taking the same slant. Note that while the articles "tsk-tsked" the Hollywood "old boys," a commentary by Peter Rainer in the same issue states that 'Pretty Woman" and "Ghost" will restore the star status of Richard Gere and Patrick Swayze.