Gene Kelly was a joyous performer. A legendary dancer, director and choreographer, he brought astonishing grace, athleticism and masculinity to the big screen. He continues to delight and captivate us, yet we know little about him. During a unique evening, Patricia Ward Kelly—his widow, biographer and the person who knew him best—presents an intimate portrait of this dynamic and innovative artist who created some of the most memorable and iconic scenes in film history.
Shanshan Feng of China holds a one-shot lead over American Michelle Wie and South Korean Se Ri Pak entering today’s second round of the $2 million Kraft Nabisco Championship, the LPGA’s first major of the year.
AMC’s “Breaking Bad,” which ended its critically acclaimed run in the fall, was named best television drama tonight at the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards, while Bryan Cranston was named best actor for his portrayal of the show’s teacher-turned-drug-lord....Read More
“American Hustle” and “12 Years a Slave” continued to collect award nominations today, with each earning a production design nod for period films from the Art Directors Guild....Read More
You Only Live Once! It’s back with a winter time swing, so come down and join some
of the Arcadia Recreation Department’s staff for an evening of fun at the Dana Middle School
Gym, 1401 S. First Avenue in Arcadia, from 5-10pm.
A former nurse who claims Farrah Fawcett told her that Ryan O’Neal owns one of two Andy Warhol portraits of the late actress can testify in trial of the University of Texas’ lawsuit concerning whether the school or the actor owns the painting, a judge ruled today....Read More
The American Film Institute (AFI) has launched a scholarship scheme allowing student filmmakers to write movies about China, saying US cinema-goers need more cultural insight than “Kung Fu Panda.”
Hing Wa Lee Jewelers celebrated the Grand Opening of their flagship store this past Friday afternoon in San Gabriel in spectacular fashion, with an inspiring musical performance by world-renown pianist Lang Lang, a traditional lion dance and the attendance of dignitaries. But perhaps more important was the opening’s meaning to chairman and CEO David Lee.
On Wednesday, October 30th, Podley Properties previewed the holiday 2013 collection of Laurel Griffith by jewelry designer Diane Yamaguchi.
Former USC football coach John McKay, O.J. Simpson and former Wisconsin quarterback Ron VanderKelen were announced today as finalists from the 1960s for the Rose Bowl Game All-Century Class.