entertainment

Chris Brown might have violated parole in L.A. fender-bender

When photos of Chris Brown emerged last week showing the bad boy…

Paula Deen museum becoming reality in Georgia

Well look here, the Paula Deen museum is reportedly in the works…

Walk, writhe and vault

ODC’s fringe-style Walking Distance Dance Festival-SF celebrates its second year this weekend…

‘Frances Ha’ joyful and bright

An aspiring dancer with more optimism than talent tries to find her…

ACT’s ‘Arcadia’ dazzles and dazes

“Arcadia” is a splendid Rubik’s Cube, as playwright Tom Stoppard twists its…

Amanda Bynes flips out on plane, denies she has bad feet

Let’s catch up with Amanda Bynes. According to TMZ, this week she…

Baumbach and Gerwig charm with ‘Frances Ha’

Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Noah Baumbach met actress Greta Gerwig when he cast…

Eclectic Beijing brightens Chinese food scene

Recent rants from a well-known restaurant critic could have one easily believing…

Jose Canseco denies rape allegations

And speaking of problematic people to follow on Twitter, ex-A’s star Jose…

Model Kendall Jenner attacked for tweet

When 17-year-old model Kendall Jenner tweeted, “Just wish things could be easier…

Sauvignon blanc still jewel of New Zealand’s soil

I told a winemaker friend of mine I was writing about New…

Town Tavern evokes S.F.’s hidden Aussie tales

When Ireland native and second-generation bartender John Lillis decided to open a…

‘Kitchen Nightmares’ nightmare reopens as owner faces deportation

“Kitchen Nightmares” nightmare Scottsdale restaurant Amy’s Baking Co. reopened Tuesday, but getting insider info on…

Alexander is feeling the ‘Jewish’ love

Based on two successful comedy albums of the 1960s, “When You’re In…

Directing team strikes again with ‘Maisie’

Filmmakers David Siegel and Scott McGehee, who met at UC Berkeley, never…

Haters gonna hate, but Brad Pitt did not slam Jennifer Aniston

Let’s get one thing straight: Brad Pitt did not “slam” his marriage…

Imposter lives it up at Cannes posing as Korean pop star Psy

A man impersonating the Korean pop star Psy lived it up in Cannes,…

Island sirens of dub call to Roommate

The siren song of the Caribbean calls to San Francisco dub producer…

Legacy of May lives on at Mexican Museum

The late Rex May was a successful graphic designer, best known for…

LL Cool J is back in the rap game

LL Cool J may be one of the elder statesmen of rap,…