Erich Schwartzel

Wall Street Journal

Guest

Reporter covering the film industry for the Wall Street Journal

Erich Schwartzel on KCRW

Hollywood has fled California in recent years. States from Georgia to Michigan to North Carolina have lured big-budget productions with generous tax subsidies.

Koch-Funded Group Fights Hollywood Tax Credits

Hollywood has fled California in recent years. States from Georgia to Michigan to North Carolina have lured big-budget productions with generous tax subsidies.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More from KCRW

The disappearance of Kristin Smart in San Luis Obispo has gone unsolved for 25 years, and among those demanding justice are local women who grew up following her case.

from Greater LA

High school seniors say their in-person graduation ceremonies this year are surreal and sentimental.

from Greater LA

No, you’re not experiencing deja vu . St. Vincent and Durand Jones (plus the Indications) have once again stepped into the ring to battle it out for the number one spot.

News broke in May that AT&T would be spinning off WarnerMedia to Discovery and that David Zaslav would run the combined media empire, but that deal isn’t closing any time soon.

from Hollywood Breakdown

A lifeguard tower honoring LGBTQ-plus pride was unveiled in Long Beach this afternoon.

from KCRW Features

"Have not parking lots provided great utility, even life-saving service, during the COVID plague?

from Zócalo's Connecting California

The Venice Family Clinic is slamming LA County Sheriff Alex Villanueva and others for their call to clear out unhoused people from Venice Beach boardwalk by July 4.

from KCRW Features