Sunday, February 18, 2018
Friday, February 16, 2018
NEW YORK — The supposedly cosmically vast Marvel Cinematic Universe spans planets peppered throughout the galaxy, but Ryan Coogler's Earth-bound "Black Panther," glittering and galvanizing, stands worlds apart.
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Monday, February 12, 2018
Mary J. Blige, the nine-time Grammy-winning queen of hip-hop soul, will perform Wednesday at the Raising Cane’s River Center Arena.
Monday, February 12, 2018
Friday, February 09, 2018
Baton Rouge TV station WBRZ will add a live newscast from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. weekdays starting Monday on its 24-hour news channel, WBRZ+.
Thursday, February 08, 2018
Tuesday, February 06, 2018
Monday, February 05, 2018
Sunday, February 04, 2018
A preview screening of the PBS "Independent Lens" film "Tell Them We are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities" will take place at 6 p.m. Monday in the Southern University Cotillion Ballroom in Baton Rouge.
Friday, February 02, 2018
Monday, January 29, 2018
When PBS' "Antiques Roadshow" visited New Orleans last summer, 5,000 ticket-holders brought their paintings, pottery and other prized possessions to the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
NEW YORK (AP) — After a year of political and cultural upheaval, Super Bowl advertisers appear to be pulling back from themes of unity in favor of in-game stunts and ads that aim for the heart — and in some cases even lower.
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
New Orleans chef Miguel Chavez will be in familiar territory for his Food Network debut on Wednesday night.
Mandeville native Anna Ribbeck will compete on the syndicated game show "Wheel of Fortune" at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Guillermo del Toro's lavish monster romance "The Shape of Water" fished out a leading 13 nominations, Greta Gerwig became just the fifth woman nominated for best director and "Mudbound" cinematographer Rachel Morrison made history …
Friday, January 19, 2018
Thursday, January 18, 2018
“Blaze,” a biopic about late singer-songwriter Blaze Foley filmed in the Baton Rouge area, debuts Sunday at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah.
Nicolas Cage, the Oscar-winning actor who has starred in more than 80 films, has a new personal favorite to add to his résumé, and it comes out Friday.
The Baton Rouge music scene will get some jazz, surf rock, hip-hop and pysch rock sounds in 2018, all thanks to one trio.
In the CNBC show "Billion Dollar Buyer," billionaire hospitality mogul Tilman Fertitta gives young entrepreneurs a chance to pitch their products to him. And one Baton Rouge business will get a shot next week.
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
In the third episode of CBS' "The Amazing Race," airing Wednesday night, a pair of Gonzales firefighter/paramedics are still in it to win it.
Funeral services for William “Bill” Black, known to most as “Buckskin” Bill,” will be held in Baton Rouge on Friday, according to the family of one of the city's most beloved figures.
Friday, January 12, 2018
As news of "Buckskin" Bill's death surfaced late Thursday, readers across the Baton Rouge offered touching tributes to one of the area's most beloved figures.
Thursday, January 11, 2018
One of Baton Rouge’s most beloved figures, William “Bill” Black, known to most as “Buckskin” Bill,” died Wednesday, according to family members.
In its 12th year, the Baton Rouge Jewish Film Festival is presenting two high-profile films this weekend at the Manship Theatre.
Tuesday, January 09, 2018
Baton Rouge chef/food blogger Jay Ducote heads back into the Food Network kitchen at 9 p.m. Tuesday for a new version of the network's popular "Chopped" series.
Friday, January 05, 2018
Thursday, January 04, 2018
Standing among an Indy 500 winner, retired NBA All-Stars, X-Game Champions and a World Champion Competitive Eater, City of Gonzales firefighters/paramedics Eric and Daniel Guiffreda and the rest of this season's "The Amazing Race" competitors were…
Tuesday, January 02, 2018
Friday, December 29, 2017
This year was an especially strong one for film. Here were some of my favorite moments. They made me gasp, cry, yell "oh damn!" and laugh hysterically (and maybe unintentionally).
Wednesday, December 27, 2017
A Baton Rouge native won the latest season of ABC’s “The Great American Baking Show,” but her victory won’t air on television as originally planned after sexual harassment allegations were made against one of the judges, according to a report.
Tuesday, December 26, 2017
When I tell people about "The Killing of a Sacred Deer," they look at me like a zoo animal. They’re unsure of what I’m describing. They go along with it for a little bit, make that semi-interested “hmm” sound, then leave. They probably question my…
Friday, December 22, 2017
More than two decades after Robin Williams conquered that pesky board game, "Jumanji" has been resurrected with more starpower (Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart and Jack Black), a comedy director and a "modern" twist.
Friday, December 15, 2017
LOS ANGELES — Han Solo is dead. Luke Skywalker is back, but changed. And Leia Organa's story will soon be coming to an end.
LOS ANGELES — John Boyega may have a lot in common with Finn, the character he plays in "Star Wars: The Last Jedi," but a trip to a London toy store left the actor floored.