"I can't imagine what these guys who served went through," says Tika Laudun, producer and director of LPB's new documentary, "The Vietnam War: Louisiana Stories."
Monday, November 27, 2017
Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Frances McDormand's face is one of the first things you see in "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri," and it's impossible not to be struck by its pure decency.
Thursday, November 16, 2017
More than four years after the breakup of Papa Grows Funk, a documentary about the New Orleans band led by former Baton Rougean John Gros, is screening at the Southern Screen Film Festival in Lafayette.
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Thursday, November 09, 2017
Abe Felix, a local director and producer, wants to make films that tackle real-world issues. His friend Catherine Miguez acted in a few short films in college but longed to do something more personal.
Friday, November 03, 2017
Friday, October 27, 2017
One of the most consistently great filmmakers in American cinema will be celebrated next month at Manship Theatre.?
Friday, October 20, 2017
On the heels of Tom Cruise's "American Made," WBRZ will re-air two specials on the famous Baton Rouge-born pilot, who became a drug smuggler and eventually a government informant, Cruise portrays in the film.?
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Monday, October 16, 2017
Friday, October 13, 2017
The Louisiana International Film Festival and Mentorship Program (LIFF) is partnering with Sony Pictures to host next week a screening of a new true life drama.?
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Notwithstanding its premiere on Friday the 13th, Louisiana has favorable luck going into the debut season of "Top Chef Jr.," the kids' version of the popular Bravo TV cooking competition series, "Top Chef."
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
After a blind audition Monday night that made "The Voice" newbie coach Jennifer Hudson tear up, Opelousas singer Ignatious Carmouche is now on her team.
Monday, October 09, 2017
WAFB news anchor Donna Britt, who was diagnosed with the progressive neurodegenerative disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, in July, is stepping away from the 10 p.m. news anchor desk beginning Oct. 16.
Friday, October 06, 2017
Thursday, October 05, 2017
Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Saturday, September 30, 2017
Friday, September 29, 2017
Barry Seal was a Baton Rouge-born pilot turned drug smuggler turned government informant. He was barrel-chested and brash. He wasn't even six feet tall and weighed 300 pounds.
Thursday, September 28, 2017
There are basically two kinds of Tom Cruise performances, and both can look pretty similar on the surface. Each likes sunglasses, going fast and smiling big.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Baton Rouge native and actor Louis Herthum will guest-star on Tuesday night's premiere of NBC's "Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders" at 9 p.m.
Friday, September 22, 2017
TORONTO — Walking through the tunnel to Arthur Ashe Stadium alongside Billie Jean King, Emma Stone gasped at the size of the U.S. Open's main court.
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Like a proud father, Baton Rouge native and "Westworld" actor Louis Herthum will be watching the Emmys on Sunday night, hoping for a win for his on-screen daughter, Evan Rachel Wood.
Friday, September 15, 2017
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Monday, September 11, 2017
If you're auditioning Thursday in New Orleans for ABC's reboot of "American Idol," take some advice: Don't be afraid.
Friday, September 08, 2017
Thursday, September 07, 2017
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — In 1989, when Stephen King had already published more than 20 books, three teenagers were discovering his horror novel "It," a 1,100-page epic about a group of adolescent outcasts and a shapeshifting villain who most often …
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Friday, September 01, 2017
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Ties autographed by celebrities Norman Lear, Josh Groban and Jay Leno will be on the auction block, as well as some signed a little closer to home by, among others, Gov. John Bel Edwards, LSU football coach Ed Orgeron and New Orleans singer Harry …
Friday, August 25, 2017
Frost native Hunter Plake, the fifth finalist on last season's "The Voice," will perform at two area churches on Sunday morning.
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Even though “Patti Cake$” is set in a small town in New Jersey, the underdog tale about a white female rapper began its 10-year voyage to movie theaters in New Orleans.
Monday, August 21, 2017
Saturday, August 19, 2017
Could Ashley and Barrett Gilbreath be the next Chip and Joanna Gaines?The Gaineses are the Texas twosome who host the popular HGTV series "Fixer Upper," renovating homes side by side while raising four kids in a huge farmhouse in the Waco suburb o…