Autopsy reports reveal Chester Bennington’s blood tested “presumptive positive” for MDMA—or ecstasy—in one toxicology test. Authorities also found a prescription bottle of Zolpidem—or generic Ambien—on his dresser along with a pint glass of Corona and an empty bottle of Stella Artois. The Linkin Park singer’s death in July at age 41 was ruled a suicide […]
Michelle Ashford will develop new TV projects for FX Networks and other outlets. read more
Fergie is coming clean about the lowest point of her life — a crystal meth addiction.
Usually it’s a mistake for an actor to read negative comments about their show on social media. But for Frankie Shaw, the creator and star of Showtime’s new comedy “SMILF,” a Twitter argument illustrated a point she’s trying to make. “One woman wrote about wishing [my character] wasn’t such a mess,” says Shaw, 36. “Like…
The mysterious prince has no record as an art collector and no publicly known source of wealth.
Dozens of schools in the northeast San Fernando Valley will be closed today due to the ongoing Creek fire that exploded near Sylmar on Tuesday, the Los Angeles Unified School District announced. As of Tuesday night, the fire had scorched at least 11,000 acres, injured multiple firefighters, burned dozens of homes and resulted in thousands […]
Anticipation has been high for Paul Thomas Anderson‘s Phantom Thread: It was a film shrouded in mystery for much of its production, without even a title announcement until two months before its limited release. Anderson is one of the most accomplished auteurs today, with not a bad movie to his name (though I’d argue that Inherent Vice […]
A 6-acre brush fire is burning uphill early Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, near the northbound 405 Freeway at Mulholland Drive in the Brentwood area. The location is near the Skirball Cultural Center. (Google Maps) A brush fire burning uphill near the Skirball Cultural Center in the Brentwood area early Wednesday morning has consumed about 6 […]
I’M A CELEBRITY… GET ME OUT OF HERE! contestant Iain Lee’s true reason for entering the jungle has been revealed, and it’s a heart wrencher.
Nearly a year to the day after Camila Cabello’s long-anticipated departure from Fifth Harmony was officially announced, the singer has announced a release date for her debut solo album: Simply entitled “Camila,” the album is arriving on Jan. 12. Cabello has released three singles — “Crying in the Club,” “I Have Questions” and “Havana” — […]
SIR ELTON JOHN has confirmed the sad news that his mother Shelia Farebrother has passed away at the age of 92.
“He said it. … And we laughed along, without a single doubt that this was hypothetical hot air from America’s highest-rated bloviator,” Bush writes of his off-camera “locker room talk” with Donald Trump revealed by the infamous ‘Access Hollywood’ tape. read more
ONE crocodile from I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! made a beeline for Dennis Wise’s genitals during tonight’s scary Bushtucker Trial.
Nine women have come forward accusing “Line” playwright Israel Horovitz of sexual misconduct.
Pitchfork, a website that’s become a de facto resource for music criticism, was born 21 years ago.
U2 “Songs of Experience” (Interscope) From the sounds of it, the process of making a U2 album is as laborious as a NASA mission to one of Jupiter’s moons. Ego and ambition and insecurity and technology combine with a near-desperate desire to be relevant, not to mention a quintessentially Irish sense of duty and discipline […]
Writer/director J.J. Abrams was nervous when he first showed actor Mark Hamill the script for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. As you all know, Luke is referred to throughout the movie but isn’t seen until the final seconds, and even then he has no dialogue. “The last thing I wanted to do was insult a childhood […]
Rudolph gon’ give it to ya.