Celebrities

IMAGE Screen Gems
November 2011

IMAGE Screen Gems

The legendary house of Verdura re-creates Hollywood’s golden age with a line of jewelry that tips its hat to the beauties of yore.

Gimlet Eye
November 2011

Gimlet Eye

New York crime photographer Weegee looked forward to coming west to ply his trade in Hollywood—until he got here.

Q+LA Ellen Barkin
November 2011

Q+LA Ellen Barkin

Opinionated in a way only a dyed-in-the-wool Bronx native can be.

Editor’s Letter—November 2011
November 2011

Editor’s Letter—November 2011

From chefs to stars, people are dishing this month. See what’s being served.

Best Suited
October 2011

Best Suited

Amber Heard is in the driver’s seat onscreen and off, defying expectations at every turn.

IMAGE Queen Elizabeth
October 2011

IMAGE Queen Elizabeth

La Liz’s sparkling legacy is showcased in a spectacular auction.

50+ Creature Features
October 2011

50+ Creature Features

A true movie-monster mash. Play the clips, then vote for number one.

Q+LA Bill Maher
October 2011

Q+LA Bill Maher

You may not always agree with him, but you have to love a guy who expresses himself.

Scene Stealers
September 2011

Scene Stealers

Four female faces of film most likely to succeed: Jessica Chastain, Deborah Ann Woll, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Imogen Poots.

50+ Main Titles: 1950–69
September 2011

50+ Main Titles: 1950–69

Play the opening sequences of classic prime-time TV series, then vote on the absolute best.

Q+LA Jane Lynch
September 2011

Q+LA Jane Lynch

She’s got Glee and so much more—a conversation with TV’s queen of mean.

Q+LA Denis Leary
August 2011

Q+LA Denis Leary

The star of Rescue Me on his series’ contributions and conclusion and the role of Gaelic in his life.

A Foot in Two Worlds
July 2011

A Foot in Two Worlds

For Olivia Wilde, Hollywood glam is a productive means to a philanthropic end.

IMAGE Appearances
July 2011

IMAGE Appearances

Fashion designer Haider Ackermann is going places with clothes that move.

Q+LA Walton Goggins
July 2011

Q+LA Walton Goggins

The bad boy of Justified on character actors, Kentucky moonshine and almost riding in Harrison Ford’s copter.

Hooked
June 2011

Hooked

The name Skylar Grey may not ring a bell just yet, but she’s backed up the biggies and is now ready to shine.

Troubadour of Troubled Times
June 2011

Troubadour of Troubled Times

Finding beauty in the most unlikely of California’s corners, Dave Alvin proves he’s far more than a blast-from-the-past roots rocker.

Q+LA RedOne
June 2011

Q+LA RedOne

The producer behind some of music’s biggest names tells how he came to be the force behind the fame.

Q+LA Idris Elba
May 2011

Q+LA Idris Elba

Drug dealer or cop, salesman or Nordic god, American or Frenchman, this Brit plays both sides of the line.

Editor’s Note
May 2011

Editor’s Note

Our May issue hones in on the arts of architecture and design—two always seen but not always appreciated applications of practical magic.

Evan Rachel Wood  Nobody’s Baby
April 2011

Evan Rachel Wood Nobody’s Baby

The actress defies Hollywood expectations as a young ingenue through seasoned poise and an almost uncanny range.

Q+LA Jeremy Irons
April 2011

Q+LA Jeremy Irons

The Oscar-winning actor shares his thoughts on being the Borgia Pope, meeting von Bülow and almost kissing Jacko.

The Next Factor
March 2011

The Next Factor

Move over, Ryan and Jake—make way for Hollywood’s leading men to-be. The It factor is pulsating in these guys.

Editor’s Letter—March 2011
March 2011

Editor’s Letter—March 2011

A Hollywood icon talks, fashion’s passion, the Lincoln Lawyer’s winding road...and the silver screen’s leading men to-be.

MILA KUNIS Range Finder
February 2011

MILA KUNIS Range Finder

With a scope that extends from dark fantasy to tender rom-com, a ravishing ingenue blossoms before our eyes into a leading lady.

Image: Unzipped The New Red Carpet
February 2011

Image: Unzipped The New Red Carpet

We take a crack at dressing six of the Oscar nominees in the winning but risk-taking designer looks we wish they would wear.

RICHARD HAWKINS The Beautiful and the Damned
February 2011

RICHARD HAWKINS The Beautiful and the Damned

Turning out works that meditate on desire and celebrity allows this artist to embrace his twisted, tortured side.

50 Most Beautiful Women in Film
February 2011

50 Most Beautiful Women in Film

We name the silver-screen sirens who drop our jaws—see their iconic scenes, then vote for number one...or say who we shoulda picked.

Lesson Plans
February 2011

Lesson Plans

The dignity of teachers in harsh environments gave this Oscar–winning documentarian his liveliehood—and his purpose.

Editor’s Letter—February 2011
February 2011

Editor’s Letter—February 2011

Oscar season focuses the lens of the world right here—and judging by the images, we are not only beautiful, we’re fashionable.

WEB EXCLUSIVE On the House
January 2011

WEB EXCLUSIVE On the House

Everyone talks about house music...but what is it, exactly? We go to the experts.

RDN = NYC
January 2011

RDN = NYC

Yeah, we’re talkin’ to Robert De Niro, the unofficial mayor of Gotham.

Visionary Vixen
January 2011

Visionary Vixen

The bewitching Brit Florence + the Machine casts her spell stateside; plus, L.A. experts make their song picks.

Q + LA Amy Poehler
January 2011

Q + LA Amy Poehler

One of network TV’s top talents practices her own brand of humor with a heart.

Editor’s Letter—January 2011
January 2011

Editor’s Letter—January 2011

Much is made of the differences between L.A. and New York—perhaps more should be spoken of their similarities.

No Boundaries Kerry Washington
December 2010

No Boundaries Kerry Washington

Already front and center herself on the big screen, the actress shares her true passion: the transformative power of the arts on young people.

Q + LA Geoffrey Rush
December 2010

Q + LA Geoffrey Rush

With an Emmy, Oscar and Tony behind him, the oh so proper actor stands poised for a second Academy Award, if the buzz surrounding The King’s Speech is on target. He lets us into his world.

Wedded in Wonderland
November 2010

Wedded in Wonderland

A farm-to-table reception strikes the perfect notes of abundance, beauty and life, even when the nuptials are in a gay bar turned antiques bazaar.

Jersey Boy
November 2010

Jersey Boy

On HBO’s Boardwalk Empire, Michael Pitt is the consummate damaged soul, but his own wide-eyed ambition that fuels the persona.

Q + LA Zach Galifianakis
November 2010

Q + LA Zach Galifianakis

Though he entered an industry in which name recognition is paramount, this pentasyllabic-surnamed funnyman went with pride of heritage over the lure of fast-track celebrity.

Bare Maximum
October 2010

Bare Maximum

In a revealing Q&A, Tamara Drewe’s British stunner Gemma Arterton shares that she’s ready to take center stage—and isn't afraid to do it decidedly dowdy.

Q + LA Michael C. Hall
October 2010

Q + LA Michael C. Hall

The star of Dexter opens wide on his cancer battle, his Lebowski love and his character’s decidedly feline prowess.

Editor’s Letter—October 2010
October 2010

Editor’s Letter—October 2010

October brings our annual health, beauty and wellness issue, with tales of medical advances, healthy regimens and inspiring recoveries.

Consuming Passion Dinner with Michael Voltaggio
September 2010

Consuming Passion Dinner with
Michael Voltaggio

The Top Chef master sits down with the Pulitzer-winning food writer to savor what’s next on his menu.

Character Driven
September 2010

Character Driven

With 10 films on tap, Milla Jovovich sits down for a Q&A on the perils of 3-D and shedding that “model turned actress” label.

The Fall of Troy
September 2010

The Fall of Troy

USC football fans are shocked—shocked!—by their school's severe NCAA sanctions...Turns out they shouldn't be.

Tte--Tte Jesca Hoop
September 2010

Tête-à-Tête Jesca Hoop

Jesca Hoop couldn't get a foothold in the States, so she made music in England. With a new CD, she's back for another go.

Doc Hollywood
September 2010

Doc Hollywood

These real-life physicians know the diagnosis...and are always ready for their close-up.

50: Homes of the Stars
September 2010

50: Homes of the Stars

Vintage postcards from Hollywood’s golden age—wish you were here.

Editor's Letter—September 2010
September 2010

Editor's Letter—September 2010

Our September issue is an experience that spans the five senses—hope you relish each and every story.