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SAG Awards winners list – Los Angeles Times

Hollywood’s biggest stars will descend upon L.A.’s Shrine Auditorium on Saturday for the 30th Screen Actors Guild Awards. The ceremony — the first since SAG-AFTRA reached a deal with the major studios to end their historic strike and ratified a new contract— will be streamed live on Netflix for the first time. The new platform and new format could provide a boon for the awards show, which had seen ratings decline on TNT and TBS.Coming into the night, Christopher Nolan’s “Oppenheimer” and Greta Gerwig’s “Barbie” led the…

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Campaign Holds Comedy Fundraiser Los Angeles – The Hollywood Reporter

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. continued campaign fundraising in Los Angeles Wednesday night with a stand-up comedy event hosted by the independent presidential candidate’s wife and actress Cheryl Hines. The A Night of Laughter With RFK Jr. & Friends evening at the Million Dollar Theater included performances by Jeremy Piven, Bobby Lee, Rob Schneider, Tre Stewart, Mike Binder, Erica Rhodes, Dustin Ybarra and radio host and podcaster Adam Carolla.   The benefit event, with an after party for $1000…

Los Angeles Just Proved How Spongy a City Can Be

Earlier this month, the future fell on Los Angeles. A long band of moisture in the sky, known as an atmospheric river, dumped 9 inches of rain on the city over three days—over half of what the city typically gets in a year. It’s the kind of extreme rainfall that’ll get ever more extreme as the planet warms.The city’s water managers, though, were ready and waiting. Like other urban areas around the world, in recent years LA has been transforming into a “sponge city,” replacing impermeable surfaces, like concrete, with…

How Chinese migrants in Los Angeles Chinatown gained self-reliance

Chinese men holding down a pig in a fenced area in or new Los Angeles Chinatown, circa 1881-1910. Credit: Lisa See Collection, Huntington Digital Library In the late 1800s and early 1900s, anti-Chinese sentiment in the United States was high, as working-class laborers in the country viewed Chinese workers as a threat. Prior research has found that

12 Los Angeles spots to enjoy jazz every week

Look familiar? This is the jazz club in the movie “La La Land.”Real life is more complicated. You could argue that the Lighthouse’s jazziest days were in the ’50s and ’60s, when performers included Miles Davis, Cal Tjader, Max Roach and Shelly Manne and the talent-filled filled house band was known as the Lighthouse All-Stars. Art Pepper, Ramsey Lewis, Mose Allison and the Modern Jazz Quartet recorded live albums here.These days most of the jazz happens two days per week: Sunday (over brunch, all ages invited) and Monday…

Photos: Snow-covered mountains – Los Angeles Times

Raul Roa is a photo editor for L.A. Times en Español and the Fast Break Desk, the Los Angeles Times’ breaking news team. He has been with The Times since 2009. Previously, he was the photo editor for Times Community News, working with the Daily Pilot and TimesOC. A lifelong resident of Southern California, Roa is an avid nature and travel photographer and enjoys the challenging world of astrophotography. His passion is to document and tell the unique stories in our communities. Raul Roa is a photo…

Best Airbnbs in Los Angeles for Families, Couples, & Groups (2024)

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, Rolling Stone may receive an affiliate commission. There are plenty of amazing hotels in Los Angeles, but, for most visitors, we think Airbnb is the way to go. The sprawling city is brimming with unique abodes — from rustic beach shacks to lavish mansions in the hills — that let you experience the city more like a local (because LA can be tricky as a tourist). The Best Airbnbs in Los Angeles If you’re planning…

President Biden is coming to Los Angeles on Saturday

President Biden is coming to Los Angeles on Saturday as part of a whirlwind trip west.The president will make a stop here before heading to Nevada on Sunday, where he will participate in a political event, The White House Press Office confirmed. Deadline reported that First Lady Jill Biden will accompany the president to speak with Black entertainment industry leaders about their support for his reelection bid. The Bidens are visiting the day before the 66th Grammy Awards show. The Biden campaign did not respond to…

Here are the ‘most Asian’ Costco stores in Los Angeles and Orange County

Lunar New Year is coming, and at our local Costco stores here in Southern California that means pineapple cakes, mochi, glutinous rice cakes, red and gold willow arrangements and a New Year collection of frozen dim sum. There are also products specific to the zodiac calendar, like the Lego Auspicious Dragon set, Year of the Dragon gold and a Napoleon XO bottle of brandy shaped like a dragon.Surprised you can find baijiu (Chinese sorghum liquor) at Costco? Frankly, we are constantly surprised by the Costco offerings that…

The greatest trees of Los Angeles

There is a sycamore in the front yard of my grandparents’ house, the house where my father grew up. It is a giant, towering over the home, the yard, the whole neighborhood. Last spring, when my grandmother was fading and the tree was coming into leaf, I stood under the sycamore for a long while, listening to the wind rustling its new growth. It was a delicate sound that, every so often, turned into a tremendous roar as the breeze went gusty.My grandmother died a few weeks later. She was 101. The tree must be at least as…