After writing and directing feature films and documentaries, Zack Godshall has created his first web series. The LSU screenwriting teacher will preview the first season of “Hogwash” next week with public screenings in Baton Rouge, Lafayette and Ne…
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Monday, April 24, 2017
With a game plan, a new haircut and his first uptempo song, Louisiana singer Hunter Plake performed as a top 12 finalist on "The Voice" Monday night.
Friday, April 21, 2017
Award-winning journalist Bill Moyers will attend a free screening of his new documentary "Rikers: An American Jail" at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 2 at the Old State Capitol in Baton Rouge.
Thursday, April 20, 2017
There is something deeply funny and also beautiful about the idea that it would take a British man in his 70s to make the definitive film about one of America’s greatest female poets. But that’s what Terence Davies has done for Emily Dickinson in …
During a lifetime of music, Baton Rouge resident Clarence Fountain co-founded the world-famous Blind Boys of Alabama gospel group, won five Grammy Awards and starred with Morgan Freeman on Broadway and TV in “The Gospel at Colonus.”
Thursday, April 20, 2017
The Louisiana International Film Festival is already underway, with movies being screened at Cinemark Perkins Rowe in Baton Rouge. The event runs through Sunday and features film presentations, gala receptions and mentorship programming.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Louisiana singer Hunter Plake returns to NBC's "The Voice" at 7 tonight, where live playoffs which are trimming the contestants from 24 to a dozen continue.
Monday, April 17, 2017
Kaylee Hartung, a Baton Rouge native and Episcopal High graduate, joined CNN on Monday as a news correspondent based in Atlanta, the network announced.
Friday, April 14, 2017
Two Louisiana chefs will be among the 13 battling it out in the kitchen on this season's "Food Network Star" premiering June 4.
The main goal behind the Louisiana International Film Festival? To bring people together.
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Saturday, April 08, 2017
Friday, April 07, 2017
When celebrity cook/daytime TV talk show host Rachael Ray featured dogs rescued from the Baton Rouge area floods on her show last October, Mikey wasn't up for the trip to her New York studio.
The stars are coming in droves to Baton Rouge for the fifth annual Louisiana International Film Festival.
LAS VEGAS — Director Christopher Nolan has spent his career bending minds (and cities) with his films. He works on a scale that is stubbornly and obsessively cinematic. No concept — be it Batman or the multiverse or dreams — is too big for the vis…
Tuesday, April 04, 2017
Louisiana Public Broadcasting and LSU Libraries will offer a preview screening of "The Great War: American Experience" at 6 p.m. Thursday at Hill Memorial Library on LSU's campus.
Friday, March 31, 2017
In German-occupied Poland during the darkest days of World War II, a zookeeper and his wife managed to save the lives of hundreds of Jewish people, many of whom were detained in the Warsaw Ghetto, by giving them shelter and refuge on the zoo groun…
Thursday, March 30, 2017
The filming of "One Nation Under God," which stars Kevin Sorbo, Antonio Sabato Jr. and Casper Van Dien, is set to begin April 8 in and around Baton Rouge.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
The Iberville Parish-centered "Killing Fields," Discovery Channel's first true crime series, will return for a third season, the network announced Tuesday.
Saturday, March 25, 2017
Friday, March 24, 2017
A 1990s hit, the "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers" threw together five teenagers, robots and monsters. The show was violent and ridiculous, but that didn't stop it from making billions from toys, merchandise and movie ticket sales.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Friday, March 17, 2017
The Disney "live-action" remakes, of which the new "Beauty and the Beast" is but one in an assembly line, are starting to resemble an iPhone software update. Click a button and that old cartoon interface changes Belle into Emma Watson, the Beast i…
Monday, March 13, 2017
Saturday, March 11, 2017
Don't take this the wrong way, but Zachary Richard wants to distance himself from "Evangeline."
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Friday, February 24, 2017
LOS ANGELES — Mahershala Ali's universe is expanding, personally and professionally. After almost 20 years as an actor, he's attending his first Academy Awards as a star of two of its best picture nominees: he's Taraji P. Henson's love interest in…
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Monday, February 20, 2017
Law enforcement officers from the Iberville and Lafayette Parish Sheriff's offices surround suspect Tommy Francise's rig at a Crowley truck stop. Guns drawn, they shout for him to exit the vehicle, the camera zooms in on Francise's face and then …
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Monday, February 13, 2017
Friday, February 10, 2017
Somewhat deep into the searing and utterly necessary documentary "I Am Not Your Negro," director Raoul Peck overlays audio from a 1960 U.S. Government film "The Land We Love," in which the narrator extols the virtues of America and the freedoms af…