Hunter Plake has plans, big plans.
Monday, May 22, 2017
“Easy Does It,” an independent film currently in production throughout south Louisiana, has added New Orleans actors Bryan Batt and Dwight Henry to its cast.
Friday, May 19, 2017
Dame Helen Mirren has won an Oscar, a Tony and multiple Emmys, along with Golden Globes and Screen Actors Guild awards. So, as the woman who once called the Academy Award the "crème de la crème of bulls***," she recently asked for the opportunity …
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Monday, May 15, 2017
Frost native Hunter Plake sailed into the top eight on NBC's "The Voice" last week with his stripped-down interpretation of Steve Winwood's 1986 hit "Higher Love."
Friday, May 12, 2017
It's that time of year again: Next week kicks off the 2017 broadcast upfronts, in which NBC, Fox, ABC, CBS and CW officially announce their new fall schedules. An antiquated practice in the age of streaming and year-round premiere dates? Perhaps -…
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Thursday, April 27, 2017
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…
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.
Thursday, April 20, 2017
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.
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Thursday, April 06, 2017
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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 18, 2017
Independent study after independent study has found that Louisiana's high-profile tax subsidy program to bring Hollywood productions to the Pelican State has been a victim of its own success.
Monday, March 13, 2017
Friday, March 03, 2017
Going forward, New Orleanians will need to be a little more self-reliant: Bill Capo, WWL-TV’s veteran “action reporter,” has retired.
Thursday, March 02, 2017
As CNBC's new real estate reality show "The Deed" aired Wednesday night for the first time, its star, Sidney Torres IV, watched alongside a couple hundred friends at a premiere party in the heart of New Orleans.
Wednesday, March 01, 2017
Sidney Torres spoke to the crowd before sitting down at the party for the premiere of his CNBC real estate show 'The Deed' on Wednesday.
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
As Sidney Torres IV — sheathed in black, sunglasses on, hair slicked into a tidy man-bun — strode along Royal Street on a recent sunny afternoon, the driver of a passing mule-drawn carriage spotted him.
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Friday, February 24, 2017
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
NBC's "Today" show show co-host and former WWL-TV anchor Hoda Kotb shared some big news on Tuesday: she adopted a baby girl, Haley Joy Kotb.
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 …
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Before his creative muse lured him into film and television, Van Robichaux -- co-writer of the new comedy movie “Fist Fight” -- followed the practical path.
Monday, February 13, 2017
Thursday, February 09, 2017
President Barack Obama, born in 1961 in the newly minted state of Hawaii, proudly characterized himself as the son of a black man from Kenya and a white woman from Kansas. But such a mixed marital union would not have been tolerated in the Jim Cro…
Wednesday, February 08, 2017
Monday, February 06, 2017
Retiba Hegazzi, 9, picks up part of her cooking skills from her father, who is from Egypt, and from watching the Food Network. For baking, she's inspired by her mom and from living in New Orleans.
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Kaj Friis-Hecht, 10, took his New Orleans swagger (per host Ted Allen) to "Chopped Junior" Tuesday night and came away $10,000 richer.
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
The candy-colored love letter to musicals "La La Land" has landed a record-tying 14 Academy Awards nominations, matching it with "Titanic" and "All About Eve" for most nominations ever.
Monday, January 23, 2017
Two years ago, Kaj Friis-Hecht wasn’t involved in the kitchen except to occasionally help scramble some eggs. But that’s understandable: He was 8 years old.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
The five well-dressed people, all present or former police detectives, gather around the dining table in one of New Orleans' beautiful old homes. The stories they share, however, are anything but pretty.
Monday, January 16, 2017
Friday, January 13, 2017
After the successful premiere of "American Crime Story" with "The People V. O.J. Simpson," the show's Hurricane Katrina-focused season 2 hit a bit of a snag.
Saturday, January 07, 2017
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
With big yellow glasses, blonde hair and a flowy tunic, Painting with a Twist co-founder and CFO Renee Maloney went under the radar at her own company on tonight's episode of CBS' "Undercover Boss."
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Painting with a Twist co-founder Renee Maloney has a confession: She failed art.
There, it's out there. However, it didn't stop her and friend Cathy Deano from launching their paint-and-sip business in 2007 in Mandeville. Franchising began two years later, and there are now 320 studios in 36 states.