Talk about the pressure: At the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising's annual exhib that opened Sunday, Ngila Dickson, Oscar-nommed costume designer for "The Lord of the Rings: The…
To drum up publicity for its "American Pie 2" DVD and video release, Universal had bands marching the streets of New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and San Francisco the past two weeks and creating a…
Getting noticed in the foreign-lingo Oscar field, with a record 51 submissions, may seem like mission impossible. So it's no wonder a number of distributors that specialize in overseas pics are…
The Oscar campaign trail has gotten wider this year. In a season of contradictions and question marks, Academy Awards campaigners are coming up with alternative ways of promoting their candidates…
In a world where everything seems to be constantly shifting, it's nice to know that some things never change. After all the shifts the world went through last year, one constant remained: showbiz's…
After an absence of seven years, the American Ballet Theater returned to Los Angeles with a splashy Kodak Theater bow for "The Nutcracker" that included a family-day benefit Dec. 14.
Director Baz Luhrmann, who has tirelessly stumped for Fox's "Moulin Rouge," came to the Egyptian Theater with Nicole Kidman and Ewan McGregor Monday to participate in a panel discussion.
At Sunday's Mark Taper Forum opening-night celebration for "Flower Drum Song," aud chat centered around the musical's timely message of hope and patriotism.
Although the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences has packed Emmy away until Nov. 4, two of the golden girls were in prominent position Monday at the 50th anni celebration for "I Love Lucy" at the…
A different kind of music was celebrated across town from the "Rock Star" preem Tuesday as the Los Angeles Opera season opened with Tchaikovsky's "The Queen of Spades" at the Music Center.