Tuesday, January 21, 2020
a-new-coachella-documentary-drops-in-march-celebrating-20-years-in-the-desert
Starting in March, fans everywhere will get to learn a little bit more about the most influential music festival on earth. The first official Coachella documentary, Coachella: 20 Years in the Desert, will premiere on YouTube on March 31, 2020. The first trailer dropped today, a short teaser hinting at what may be to come. Statements…
the-poster-for-gwyneth-paltrows-goop-lab-is-all-about-the-yoni
The preview for Gwyneth Paltrow’s six-part Netflix series The Goop Lab dropped this morning–and some people on Twitter just were not feeling the Goop show poster’s vibe. It wasn’t the dodgy, new age-y “science” (never forget the jade yoni eggs that got Goop fined $145,000) that made them cringe. Rather, it’s the image of Paltrow…
all-hail-olivia-colman
There might be only one actress in the world who’s had a better year than Phoebe Waller-Bridge, and that’s her Fleabag co-star and TV stepmother, Olivia Colman. Last January, the British actress–little known in the U.S. before then–won her first Golden Globe, for playing Queen Anne in the film The Favourite. A month later, she…
see-what-happened-inside-the-golden-globes-after-parties
On Sunday, the Golden Globes awards ceremony at the Beverly Hilton was the big focus–but as soon as the telecast ends, the stars get to actually go out and play. Take a peek behind the velvet rope at some of the night’s biggest Golden Globe party shindigs. The HFPA’s Golden Globes Viewing & After Party…
harvey-weinstein-to-face-rape-charges-in-los-angeles
UPDATE (1/6/20, 11:20 a.m.): Prosecutors have brought felony charges of forcible rape, forcible oral copulation, sexual penetration by use of force, and sexual battery by restraint against Harvey Weinstein. The incidents took place in 2013. “We believe the evidence will show that the defendant used his power and influence to gain access to his victims and…
fresh-off-a-hit-comedy-special-about-depression-gary-gulman-continues-to-prove-laughter-is-the-best-medicine
After battling depression his entire adult life, in 2016 comedian Gary Gulman hit a “cosmic bottom” (that’s his description of the crisis), and a classic-rock icon gave him the courage to finally seek help. It wasn’t until he read Bruce Springsteen’s autobiography, in which the singer discusses his bouts with depression, that Gulman got the…
la.s-controversial-da-jackie-lacey-takes-on-her-critics-i-think-prosecutor-is-an-honorable-job
On a mild evening last May, Jackie Lacey, the controversial Los Angeles County district attorney, was a featured guest at a pop-up art show in the Arts District. As she posed for a photo with her sister, she was swarmed by a dozen angry protesters carrying signs with slogans like “Jackie Lacey has blood on…
daily-brief-an-influencer-gold-rush-la.s-first-street-vending-permit-and-more
» The human-rights organization Times Up has released a set of safety guidelines to help entertainment workers better protect themselves on the job. The free guide details how to deal with and report sexual harassment on set.  [Los Angeles Times] » Grassroots organizers have been working to decriminalize the act of selling food and goods outdoors for…
golden-globes-winners-the-complete-list
There were some major upsets at Sunday night’s Golden Globe awards–most notably in categories of Best Director and Best Motion Picture Drama, both of which went to 1917, a war epic that hasn’t even hit most American theaters yet–and, of course, there were some favorites that took home expected prizes. The complete list of 2020 Golden Globe…
the-best-and-worst-golden-globes-fashion
When Charlize Theron and Jennifer Lopez are tied for best dressed woman at the Golden Globes, it sounds like business as usual. ‪But there was nothing usual about either of their looks. The statements of the evening: unusual color combos, bustiers within gowns (whether they’re showing or partially hidden), simple TK that make dramatic statements,…