entertainment reporter for BuzzFeed News
Not all car chases involve the police, of course. Here in L.A., it’s often paparazzi speeding after celebrities.
Oct. 19, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
LA District Attorney Jackie Lacey this week dismissed 66,000 marijuana-related convictions in the county.
Feb. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A special Left, Right & Center recorded in front of an audience in Santa Monica.
Feb. 21from Left, Right & Center
Did you ever have a nerdy friend in high school?
Feb. 17from Opening the Curtain
American independent filmmakers might envy Céline Sciamma, director of the French film, “Portrait of a Lady on Fire.”
Feb. 17from The Business
Intelligence expert William Binney discusses the revelation that a widely used encryption service has been in CIA hands for decades.
Feb. 21from Scheer Intelligence
"Beanpole" is a new Russian drama directed by the prodigiously gifted Kantemir Balogov.
Feb. 14from Film Reviews
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot I talk about the newest venture in Hollywood and how people like to say, Never Gonna Work about things that, you know, really could work.
Feb. 19from Martini Shot
Simplicity, tradition, and seasonality are all hallmarks of Japanese eating. We hear about the artisans who are keeping ancient techniques alive and the ways homecooks can benefit…
Feb. 21from Good Food
A well-considered guide to coaching is taking some of the tyranny out of youth sports.
Feb. 20from Zócalo's Connecting California