Two showbiz legends — Mel Brooks and Andrew Lloyd Webber — are turning their painful flops into crowd-pleasing hits. Brooks just returned from London clutching raves for his snappy new “Young Frankenstein,” which in 2007 was a lumbering, $16 million Broadway disaster. Lloyd Webber, meanwhile, was in Detroit on Wednesday night for the opening of…
This year’s horror movies are doing so well, it’s scary. Frightening flicks such as “Get Out,” “It” and most recently “Happy Death Day” have made $733 million in ticket sales this year, the New York Times and Box Office Mojo reported. That’s the biggest box office year for horror ever, without adjusting for inflation. And…
Katy Tur and Tony Dokoupil plan to wed on Friday at dusk in a “nondenominational ceremony in the middle of the desert in Utah.”
She plans to dress up as a ninja.
Madonna’s lawsuit against an auction house was merely a petty attempt at revenge, court papers seeking sanctions against her argue.
Two weeks after expelling Harvey Weinstein, leaders of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences are taking steps to set up a new code of conduct for its members. Academy CEO Dawn Hudson detailed the moves in an email sent Thursday to members and said the board would take up the issue at its […]
Ryan Murphy is set to make history.
A movie titled “Chappaquiddick” is being released.
Fans of Netflix’s “Stranger Things” might notice that David Harbour, who plays the show’s husky — and hunky! — hero, Chief of Police Jim Hopper, appears a little more chiseled in the show’s new season, out Friday. That’s because Harbour, 42, has been working hard in the gym with celebrity trainer Don Saladino. “He’s someone…
USC was scoreless when it entered the locker room at halftime of its loss at Notre Dame on Saturday. It was only the second time this decade that the Trojans had been held without a point in the first half. What led to the scoring drought? One explanation appeared clear enough. The Trojans were held […]
Question: It seems that there are spider webs all over my yard as well as in the Santa Clarita area where my children live. What kind of spiders are they? I have read about brown spiders that can be dangerous and wonder if I should spray although I don’t want to kill bees and beneficial […]
In 1998, millionaire art dealer Ron Hall, a Fort Worth father of two and an adulterer, promised he’d do anything to win back his wife Debbie, a “girl with a heart so big that all of Texas couldn’t hold it.” Debbie gave him a challenge: help her feed the homeless at Fort Worth’s Union Gospel […]
Tom kept the crowd entertained, joking, ‘Is there a dentist in the house?’ He basically did a stand-up routine,” a spy said.
The 1920s period crime drama will air on Sky U.K. later this year and on Netflix in the U.S. in early 2018. read more
Mychael Knight, a successful alum of “Project Runway” who launched his own fashion line in 2007, has died at 39 years old. “He was generous and so full of life. This is how we choose to remember his legacy,” his family said in a statement to OBVIOUS magazine. Stars paid tribute to the late star.
McGowan was slated to receive an award at the Tallgrass Film Festival in Kansas.
COMPTON — A man was shot and killed this morning in Compton. The gunfire was reported at 1:40 a.m. in the 400 block of West Spruce Street, said Deputy Kelvin Moody of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau. The man was taken to a hospital where he died, Moody said. Homicide detectives were at the scene this […]
PLAYA VISTA — Ready for power forward Blake Griffin playing center? Or bringing the ball down the court? Or playing the role of a facilitator? Or firing off 3-point shots? Griffin could be a man of many roles if this season plays out as he and the Clippers hope it does. The 2017-18 Clippers certainly […]
The red carpet at the Carlton Hotel was rolled out for TV from the LGBTQ, disabled and minority communities. read more