Kim Masters, host of KCRW’s The Business, breaks down Hollywood's top stories.
Netflix’s decision to release “Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery” to 600 theaters for only a week, brings about the question, “Could it have done better?”
Mark Burnett, the well-known reality TV producer, is departing from his chairman role at MGM months after Amazon acquired the company for $8.5 billion. What’s next?
The Walt Disney Company board of directors reinstated Bob Iger as CEO and ousted Bob Chapek on Sunday. Can Iger cope with Disney’s many challenges?
For two decades, producer Eric Weinberg moved from one job to the next. A Hollywood network vouched for him even after he was fired for repeated bad behavior.
Though Disney+ has added 12 million subscribers, the company reports loss and weak Q4 profit outlook.
As streaming service companies report subscriber numbers, Peacock announces weak subs, and implements changes in order to survive.
Warner Bros. Discovery CEO, David Zaslav, hires filmmaker James Gunn and producer Peter Safran to lead the DC Universe.
“Black Adam” opens in theaters. Will it make DC Films the success that David Zaslav dreams it will be? Plus, who runs DC Films now?
Science journalist and author Lydia Denworth explains the value of friendship and what we can learn from primates about the value of social bonds.
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Stand-up comedian Atsuko Okatsuka went viral on TikTok for doing the drop challenge with her grandmother. Now she’s making her HBO comedy special debut.
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Italian grandmothers are still waking early to make pasta by hand and author Vicky Bennison is here for it.
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In-depth interviews with the most innovative & influential people in entertainment, art, and pop culture. Hosted by film critic Elvis Mitchell, at KCRW.com.
Unbelievably true stories of chance encounters that changed the world. A pair of mail-order shoes that led to the film The Outsiders. A secret road to a California paradise.
She was the most influential American DJ you’ve never heard of. Deirdre O’Donoghue was a vital force in the musical underground of the 1980s.
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.
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Chris Scott, a chef known for his Brooklyn soul food restaurant Butterfunk, draws out the Dutch and German influences in soul food.
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Soup is delicious, easy to make, versatile and a great way to use leftovers. But despite its many virtues, it's not terribly chic or exciting.
Born of peasant food to become a national dish, the Polish pierogi finally gets its own cookbook thanks to food writer and cook Zuza Zak.
With a $350 tasting menu and a mere 35 guests a week, Hayato garners the top spot on the LA Times 101 Best Restaurants list.
Netflix theatrically releases “Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery” for a week, then pulls it, to re-release it to its own platform. What could this mean for the film?
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Italian filmmaker Luca Guadagnino stays busy with his projects, which lately have stacked up on top of each other throughout their production cycles.
Italian filmmaker Luca Guadagnino discusses the making of “Salvatore, Shoemaker of Dreams” doc and “Bones and All,” and working with actor Timothée Chalamet again.
David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for December 9, 2022.
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