Skip to main content

Featured

Why eating out is getting so expensive

Essential California By the end of 2023, at least 65 notable restaurants had shut down in L.A. What does this mean for a city that wouldn't be complete without its robust restaurant scene?  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  May 23, 2024   View in browser By Defne Karabatur Good morning. It's Thursday, May 23 . Here's what you need to know to start your day. The L.A. restaurant industry is facing another harsh year as new legislation, inflation, higher wages and pandemic fallout are creating obstacles. EVs and hybrids are twice as likely to hit pedestrians as gas cars. 24 superb things to do around L.A. to kick off the summer of 2024. And here'

Film, TV production down 7% this year after strikes

Los Angeles Times Newsletter
Production volume and spending levels were 50% lower over the last 12 months compared to with the same period a year ago, according to film and TV tracking company ProdPro.
 ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ 
Los Angeles Times
Entertainment
Global film and TV production down 7% this year following Hollywood strikes, report says Click to view images

Global film and TV production in the first quarter of 2024 was down 7% from the same time last year, according to a report by ProdPro.

SHARE   |  Facebook  2-tw.pngREAD MORE
ADVERTISEMENT
L.A. Phil names Kim Noltemy as president and CEO Click to view images

Kim Noltemy takes over as president and CEO of the L.A. Phil from Chad Smith, who left for the Boston Symphony Orchestra last fall. She arrives from the Dallas Symphony Assn.

SHARE   |  Facebook  2-tw.pngREAD MORE
Dan Schneider suing 'Quiet on Set' producers for defamation: 'I sadly have no choice' Click to view images

Dan Schneider accuses producers of the explosive 'Quiet on Set' docuseries of defamation, a new lawsuit says. He alleges 'they went beyond reporting the truth.'

SHARE   |  Facebook  2-tw.pngREAD MORE
ADVERTISEMENT
These 8 'Bluey' episodes could hint at what's next for the beloved show Click to view images

After the premiere of a trifecta of "Bluey" episodes, The Times looks back at eight key moments from the series that inform its past and possibly its future.

SHARE   |  Facebook  2-tw.pngREAD MORE
On global stage, Rupaul's Drag Race winner says the word China hates Click to view images

Taiwan is celebrating the latest winner of 'RuPaul's Drag Race,' Nymphia Wind, after she called the island a country.

SHARE   |  Facebook  2-tw.pngREAD MORE
Drew Barrymore urged VP Kamala Harris to be 'Mamala of the country.' The internet recoiled Click to view images

Drew Barrymore faces waves of backlash on social media for pleading to Vice President Kamala Harris that she become the 'Mamala of the country.'

SHARE   |  Facebook  2-tw.pngREAD MORE
Mandisa's father gives eulogy: Singer's death showed 'no signs' of self-harm Click to view images

The gospel singer and 'American Idol' alumna, who won a Grammy for her album "Overcomer: The Greatest Hits," was found dead in her Tennessee home on April 18. She was 47.

SHARE   |  Facebook  2-tw.pngREAD MORE
ADVERTISEMENT

Thank you for reading the Los Angeles Times
Entertainment newsletter.
Invite your friends, relatives, coworkers to sign up here.
Not a subscriber? Get unlimited digital access to latimes‌.com. Subscribe here.

Copyright © 2024, Los Angeles Times

2300 E. Imperial Highway El Segundo, CA 90245

1-800-LA-TIMES | latimes.com

Advertisers have no control over editorial decisions or content. If you're interested in placing an ad or classified, get in touch here.
You received this email because you opted to receive email communications
from Los Angeles Times.
Manage marketing email preferences Manage email alert subscriptions or unsubscribe Terms of Service Privacy Policy Do Not Sell My Personal Information CA Notice of Collection
FOLLOW Facebook     Instagram   YouTube

Comments