The L.A. area hosts dozens of shoots a day, and location managers work hard to make sure the sites they select aren't already familiar to millions of filmgoers. Harry Medved and Bruce Akiyama's new…
Vincent Sherman, veteran Warner Bros. director and one of the last survivors of the great Hollywood studio era, died Sunday at the Motion Picture & Television Fund Hospital in Woodland Hills, one…
Lloyd Henry Bumstead, who won Oscars for art direction for "To Kill a Mockingbird" and "The Sting," died Wednesday in Pasadena, Calif. He was 91.
Ian Copeland, the influential booking agent and music impresario for punk and new wave acts, died of melanoma in Los Angeles on Tuesday. He was 57.
As producer of iconic French pics like "Amelie" and "Betty Blue," Claudie Ossard has worked with plenty of top directors. But never 20 at once, the daunting organizational task she faced when she…
Manager and producer Jay Bernstein, who was instrumental in launching the careers of Farrah Fawcett and Suzanne Somers, died of a stroke Sunday in Los Angeles. He was 69.
The Summer Olympics are two years away, but gymnastics junkies can get their fix with Disney's "Stick It," which premiered Monday at the El Capitan.
Scott Brazil, producer-director of series including "The Shield" and "Hill Street Blues," died in Sherman Oaks on Monday. He was 50. Brazil died from respiratory failure due to complications from…
"Crash" notwithstanding, Hollywood has a lot to learn about diversity. At the end of the 1990s, several damning reports painted a negative picture about the number of minorities and women in…
The City of Light, City of Angels French film fest feted its 10th anniversary at the Directors Guild of America with the international premiere of Francis Veber's comic romp "The Valet."
Has the dark roast become coffee's white Zinfandel? "The darker you roast, the more you lose the taste," says Groundworks Coffee owner Ric Rhinehart. "There's dramatic differences that most people…