Louisiana Public Broadcasting will premiere "The Legends Gala" at 5 p.m. Sunday on WLPB, Channel 27 (cable Channel 12 in Baton Rouge and Lafayette).
Saturday, May 19, 2018
Tuesday, May 08, 2018
Monday, May 07, 2018
Local real estate mogul Sidney Torres IV returns to the small screen in June, and he's bringing an interesting cast of characters with him.
Thursday, May 03, 2018
The omnipresent cocktails in “Southern Charm New Orleans” function almost like a soundtrack. Drinks set the mood of each scene and heighten dramatic tension — all while reminding viewers that life in the Big Easy isn’t like life anywhere else.
Sunday, April 22, 2018
Trombone Shorty, Pat O'Brien's, Cafe Du Monde, St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 and more of what makes New Orleans the beloved city it is made an appearance in Sunday night's episode of 'The Simpsons.'
Friday, April 20, 2018
FOX has provided The Advocate will this video clip offering an early look at the New Orleans-set episode of "The Simpsons" airing Sunday night.
Thursday, April 19, 2018
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Saturday, April 14, 2018
Celebrities attended the Bravo premiere party for the 'Southern Charm' reality TV series, which debuts Sunday, during a party at the New Orleans Board of Trade.
Sunday, April 08, 2018
Reality TV stars aren’t like you and me. Their symmetrical facial features invite dramatic interplays of light and shadow, as if always gently illuminated by soft, unseen lights. They toss off one-liners like, “If you have a problem with me, I gua…
Sunday, April 08, 2018
The latest spin-off from Bravo’s "Southern Charm" reality TV franchise features “an elite circle of friends” from “prominent families” in New Orleans, according to the network’s news release.
Monday, April 02, 2018
It's said that luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity. For WWL-TV news anchor Sheba Turk, that meant keeping her eye on the prize through great expectations and crushing disappointments — knowing that if the breaks ever went her w…
Monday, March 26, 2018
Sunday, March 11, 2018
A crew member on the “The Dirt,” a Netflix original movie based on Mötley Crüe’s best-selling 2001 autobiography of the same name, was electrocuted Saturday morning while on set in New Orleans, according to reports.
Friday, March 09, 2018
Livingston singer Laine Hardy's been getting a lot of TV face time even before "American Idol" reboots with episodes Sunday and Monday.
Thursday, March 08, 2018
New Orleans Saints fans may notice a familiar face on the next season of ABC's 'The Bachelorette.'
Tuesday, March 06, 2018
In April, Bravo will debut the series premiere of "Southern Charm New Orleans," a reality TV show that follows the lives of six Crescent City residents who are "well-to-do, easy on the eyes, and most of all, well-connected," as one character descr…
Sunday, March 04, 2018
Looks in neutrals, reds and purples brought the drama Sunday on the Oscars carpet, along with a healthy dose of shiny gold, but Nicole Kidman stood out in stunning cobalt blue at Hollywood's biggest fashion show.
Friday, March 02, 2018
Fans of "Treme," the HBO drama series set and shot in post-Katrina New Orleans, will remember Lucia Micarelli as the street-busking musician Annie.
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Fats Domino didn’t like doing TV interviews, but he did like TV interviewers. He was especially fond of WWL-TV morning show co-host Eric Paulsen.
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
As women in film make their voices heard more loudly than ever, the French Film Festival's retrospective of work by Oscar-nominated director Agnès Varda couldn't be more timely, says John Desplas, festival co-programmer.
Tuesday, February 13, 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.
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 …
Thursday, January 18, 2018
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.
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Longtime WWL-TV journalist and news anchor Sally-Ann Roberts announced Wednesday that she will retire. Roberts, who has worked at WWL for more than 40 years, will anchor her last newscast on Feb. 28, WWL reported. Below are some images of Roberts …
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
NEW YORK (AP) — NBC News opened the new year Tuesday by appointing Hoda Kotb as co-anchor of the "Today" show's first two hours with Savannah Guthrie, replacing Matt Lauer following his firing on sexual misconduct charges in late November.
Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Hong Chau, a rising star who grew up in New Orleans East, was nominated last week for Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild awards, honoring her part in a movie that in some ways mirrors her life story.
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Baton Rouge actor Joe Chrest and the rest of Netflix's "Stranger Things" cast have been nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award for outstanding performance by an ensemble in a drama series.
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
For more than 30 years, the music of "The Legend of Zelda" has transported players to a digital world of heroism and adventure. Now, gamers and music lovers can experience that iconic soundtrack live at "The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddes…
Monday, December 11, 2017
Season 1 contestants Audrey Brust, of Zachary, and Katelyn Rickert, of New Orleans, will appear Wednesday in the Crescent City at auditions for Season 2 of Universal Kids' "Top Chef Jr."
Thursday, November 23, 2017
Frances McDormand's face is one of the first things you see in "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri," and it's impossible not to be struck by its pure decency.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
The documentary filmmaker Les Blank, who died in 2013, left behind a body of work celebrating American roots culture, food and music.
Monday, November 13, 2017
Friday, November 03, 2017
As biopics often do, the made-in-New Orleans “LBJ” narrows its focus to a specific, intense period in the life of its subject.
Monday, October 30, 2017
The historic events depicted in the political drama “LBJ” happened in Dallas and Washington, D.C. But most of this biopic about President Lyndon Baines Johnson, opening in theaters Friday, was filmed in New Orleans.