When Paul Audley took the job as president of FilmL.A. in late 2008, he was astounded to discover that physical production on the $70 million pic "Battle: Los Angeles" wasn't being done in Los…
Battle: Los Angeles
Blumhouse Pictures has given a boost to Los Angeles production by filming all of Joe Carnahan's "Stretch" in the Hollywood area.
CBS has released the full letter CEO Les Moonves wrote to Time Warner Cable CEO Glenn Britt, in which Moonves calls the TWC a la carte proposal an “empty gesture” meant to “muddy the water and…
Any playwright can stick celebrity facsimiles together in a room; it takes real talent not only to render those portraits believable but also to invest the encounter with dramatic weight. In "One…
When the Frank Gehry-designed Walt Disney Concert Hall opened in October of 2003, it became an instant Los Angeles landmark, right up there with the Griffith Park Observatory, the Capitol Records…
Ex-Universal Exec Claims Top L.A. Officials ‘Orchestrated’ Effort to Discredit Him After LAPD Beating
Former Universal Pictures co-chairman Brian Mulligan claims in a new court filing that Los Angeles chief of police Charlie Beck and other top city and police union officials “orchestrated” an effort…
Variety scribes won prizes in the the Entertainment Feature category at the Los Angeles Press Club's 55th SoCal Journalism Awards on Sunday night. Reporters Rachel Abrams, Clifford Coonan, Ted…
To those protesting outside the Los Angeles Times and collecting signatures to prevent the dreaded Koch brothers from acquiring the newspaper, consider a popular adage with particular resonance in…
French stars Jean Dujardin ("The Artist") and Gilles Lellouche ("Point Blank") will face off in "La French," a $26 million action-packed thriller produced by Alain Goldman's Legende and backed by…
The bitter battle between Europe's studios to lure big U.S. shoots has claimed a large scalp: Spain's $380 million Ciudad de la Luz.