The French Film Festival, once a summertime event, moved to earlier in the year. And the indie film-focused Film-O-Rama, another festival held at the Prytania Theatre, is no more.
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Saturday, July 14, 2018
Actress Patricia Clarkson didn't read Gillian Flynn's novel "Sharp Objects" until after shooting her role in HBO's limited-series adaptation of the story.
Friday, July 13, 2018
Former WWL-TV reporter and anchor Michelle Miller will be a permanent co-host of "CBS This Morning: Saturday" starting this weekend.
Thursday, July 12, 2018
Filmmaking brothers and Metairie natives Mark and Jay Duplass' Netflix series "Wild Wild Country" received an Emmy nomination Thursday for outstanding documentary or nonfiction series.
Monday, July 09, 2018
The new school year is just weeks away. When school starts, kids won’t be able to go to the movies any summer day of the week to see their heroines and heroes: Elastigirl, Ant-Man, the Wasp, Han Solo and Chewbacca.
Wednesday, July 04, 2018
Tuesday, July 03, 2018
Nick Loeb, the former fiancé of "Modern Family" star Sofia Vergara, is directing the filming of a Roe v. Wade-themed movie in New Orleans, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Monday, July 02, 2018
When it was announced last month that WDSU anchorman Scott Walker was leaving broadcast news on July 27, it came as a surprise to both his employers and the viewing audience. After all, who walks away from a successful career at the age of 43, esp…
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
NEW YORK — Shaquille O'Neal is already known by many names. Superman. The Diesel. The Big Aristotle. But he would like to add another to the list: Movie Star.
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
An upcoming Investigation Discovery two-hour documentary "Sugar Town" will examine the March 2014 death of 22-year-old Victor White III while in police custody in New Iberia, the network announced Tuesday.
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Friday, June 22, 2018
Monday, June 18, 2018
Sunday, June 17, 2018
In the newest episode of Anthony Bourdain's CNN series "Parts Unknown," the late chef, world traveler, adventurer and television personality documented a visit to south Louisiana last February to immerse himself in Cajun Mardi Gras.
Saturday, June 16, 2018
Friday, June 15, 2018
A few months before Anthony Bourdain's death, the TV star spent Mardi Gras in Mamou and Lafayette, dressed in full attire to chase chickens in true Courir de Mardi Gras fashion.
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
In the stylish remake of the 1972 blaxploitation classic “Super Fly,” Jason Mitchell plays one of those gangster roles he’d been avoiding.
Sunday, June 10, 2018
Hip-hop dancer CJ Butler, of Geismar, brings his dancing and his story to FOX's "So You Think You Can Dance" on Monday night.
Saturday, June 09, 2018
DERIDDER, La. (AP) — Digital magic will make a century-old Gothic jail in west Louisiana the setting for a Hollywood horror movie filmed across the state in New Orleans.
Wednesday, June 06, 2018
Leave it to the Crescent City to produce North America’s most charismatic trash mogul, Sidney Torres IV. And leave it to Torres to prove he’s even savvier about the real estate biz than he was about waste disposal when he sold his trash company, S…
Monday, June 04, 2018
Friday, June 01, 2018
Homebuilder Adam Bertuglia will have half a dozen bright new houses for visitors to see on this year's Parade of Homes, starting this weekend.
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Driving under the Pontchartrain Expressway to his office in the CBD, attorney Chris Beary spent brief moments at red lights speaking with homeless people. In the winter of 2014, Beary and his wife distributed blankets to the homeless and listened …
Seven episodes into Bravo’s “Southern Charm New Orleans,” Tamica Lee has emerged as the reality show’s unlikely drama queen.
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center hosts specialized film series throughout the year. Currently the Canada Now film series, screening through July 26 at the Zeitgeist, showcases contemporary cinema from Canada.
Saturday, May 26, 2018
Thursday, May 24, 2018
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Although more Louisiana residents trust local media than national media outlets, only 36 percent of the state’s news consumers say local news deals fairly with both sides.
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Viewers of "Tom Benson: The Life and Legacy of a New Orleans Saint" will no doubt learn things about the late Saints and New Orleans Pelicans owner they didn't know before sitting down to the new WYES documentary.
Saturday, May 19, 2018
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).
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
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…
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…