The Culture Files Blog - Los Angeles magazine

Author Jacqueline Mansky

  • Jacqueline Mansky


10 Things We Learned About Ava Gardner from her Memoir

A tough, smart woman who evoked a touch of Norma Desmond from Sunset Boulevard, Gardner lived a rags to riches fable with a lot of sass, sex, and booze stirred in. Read more...

Shohreh Aghdashloo's Fascinating Life: The Alley of Love and Yellow Jasmines

Her writing speaks as much to her love of her native country as it does to her resilience and desire to fight for a new life in the U.S. Read more...

Why is Lynda Obst Sleepless in Hollywood?

Hollywood insider Lynda Obst explores why good movies in Hollywood seem to be a disappearing breed but also offers hope for a radically changed industry. Read more...

Stay Connected

Get Our Free Newsletter
more promotions
Subscribe to Los Angeles magazine