Kim Masters, host of KCRW’s The Business, breaks down Hollywood's top stories.
With a lot of people now stuck at home, TV viewing across the country continues to spike. Viewers may be eager for new content.
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, TV production has almost entirely shut down.
Disney has announced that its Anaheim-based theme park will close from March 14 until the end of the month.
As anxiety over coronavirus increases, Hollywood has already lost $5 billion from a diminished international box office and production stoppages. That’s likely just the beginning.
Bob Iger spent 15 years as Disney CEO, overseeing huge acquisitions and unparalleled box office success.
The jury in the Harvey Weinstein criminal trial began deliberations this week. They've made several requests to review information and to relisten to certain of witness testimonies.
The Universal satire-horror film "The Hunt," from prolific producer Jason Blum, was pulled before its release last fall, following back-to-back mass shootings.
Since the #OscarsSoWhite movement kicked off five years ago, the Academy has worked to make its membership more diverse.
Alison Roman has a knack for making her recipes go viral, even something as simple as a chickpea stew.
Nov. 20from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Plants not only add color to your home, but they can improve your mental and physical health too.
Sep. 26, 2019from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
For those who are anxious and fearful over the coronavirus outbreak, Rabbi Steve Leder says, "You cannot have a shadow unless the light is somehow shining behind whatever is…
Mar. 28from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Los Angeles is having an identity crisis. City officials tout new development and shiny commuter trains, while longtime residents are doing all they can to hang on to home.
A storytelling show that explores the night, the landscape of the unseen, and how thoughts, feelings and behaviors transform in the dark.
An anthology of some of the greatest music stories never truly told. Top journalists present stand-alone audio documentaries that highlight music’s head, heart and beat.
Everything you wanted to know about good cooking, good eating, good food! From LA Chef, author, radio host, and restaurateur Evan Kleiman, at KCRW.com.
As the first big wave of COVID-19 infections hit San Francisco and LA, some city dwellers want to ride out the pandemic in more rural environments.
Mar. 27from KCRW Features
Many people are staying home to curb the spread of coronavirus. We’re working, exercising, educating little ones, and caring for our partners and other family members – under one roof.
Mar. 26from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Rebecca Gutierrez, PsyD, works at a suicide prevention center in Culver City.
Greg Laemmle, owner of the Laemmle chain of theaters, says his eight theaters are hurting: “We're hemorrhaging ... probably in the order of $20,000 - $30,000 a week, plus.”
Mar. 26from Greater LA
President Trump has called COVID-19 “the Chinese virus,” and blamed China for its origin and spread.
Mar. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
To help nurses and doctors in LA, Lulu Wang, the writer and director of the award-winning 2019 film “The Farewell,” is throwing her star power behind crowdsourcing protective…
Mar. 25from Greater LA
In some ways we have only ourselves to blames for our changing planet and its relationships with diseases.
Mar. 29from Second Opinion
"Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution," evokes the history of a camp for disabled kids that flourished in the Catskills in the 1960s and 1970s.
Mar. 27from Film Reviews