Television

Savage Beauty
June 2012

Savage Beauty

Blake Lively makes her move as the quintessential kick-ass chick in Oliver Stone's gritty Savages

Year of the Dragon
May 2012

Year of the Dragon

Game of Thrones’ Emilia Clarke has television—and Hollywood—all fired up

Avenging Angel
April 2012

Avenging Angel

The Killing’s Mireille Enos shows the world her bright side

Editor’s Letter—April 2012
April 2012

Editor’s Letter—April 2012

In a special tribute to the nuances of noir, the best of the genre weighs in on books, bad guys and weapons of choice

Q+LA Lucy Liu
March 2012

Q+LA Lucy Liu

The actress talks policing on Southland, finding her voice...and maybe not being as tough as nails as her rep

Twist of Fate
February 2012

Twist of Fate

Reality reimagined as art, as American Idol stunner Katharine McPhee comes to TV with a Smash

Noble Acts
January 2012

Noble Acts

She bewitches and beguiles in PBS’ Downton Abbey, but just who is Michelle Dockery, the girl behind the impervious Lady Mary?

50+ Main Titles: 1990–2011
January 2012

50+ Main Titles: 1990–2011

A special extended episode of prime-time TV opening sequences—part three, 1990–2011. Play the clips, vote for the best

Q+LA Julian Fellowes
January 2012

Q+LA Julian Fellowes

The reigning monarch of England’s storied past tells tales on his beloved Downton Abbey

Editor’s Letter—January 2012
January 2012

Editor’s Letter—January 2012

A bounty of good tidings, in the form of pages full of art, culture, food and philanthropy

Best Suited
October 2011

Best Suited

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

10Q: Alison Brie
August 2010

10Q: Alison Brie

The Mad Men and Community actress gets positively frisky in a sit-down on the playful side of Hollywood.

Past Perfect Christina Hendricks
July 2010

Past Perfect Christina Hendricks

Fired-copper hair, vanilla-malt skin, five feet eight inches of packed va-va-voom—Mad Men’s alpha babe talks Hollywood, Tom Waits worship and becoming a living doll.

Tastemakers 2009 Eric Shanks
July 2009

Tastemakers 2009 Eric Shanks

Eric Shanks, EVP of DirecTV's entertainment division, has rescued canceled shows with loyal fan bases—Showtime’s Sleeper Cell and ABC’s Wonderland—and given them another window. His aim is simple: Keep quality content alive.

Tastemakers 2009 Sue Naegle
July 2009

Tastemakers 2009 Sue Naegle

With the success of Six Feet Under and True Blood charging the way, Sue Naegle, president of HBO Entertainment, is overseeing Scorsese's Boardwalk Empire and the fantasy Game of Thrones—and taking the cable net back to the top.

Tastemakers 2009 Geoff McFetridge
July 2009

Tastemakers 2009 Geoff McFetridge

Graphic artist Geoff McFetridge favors softly contoured animalistic characters and line-drawn, Sgt. Pepper’s– reminiscent figures—a style that's well suited to clients of every ilk.

Tastemakers 2009 Conan O’Brien
July 2009

Tastemakers 2009 Conan O’Brien

Conan O'Brien’s “Run Across America” Tonight Show debut on June 1 was an entrance that simply had to be YouTube’d, Hulu’d and savored. (Google it now if you missed it—I’ll wait.) The man is on a mission.