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Ben Affleck Enjoys An Ice Cream Date With Daughters Violet, 15, & Seraphina, 12, After NYC Trip With J.Lo

Ben Affleck took his two daughters for a sweet treat! The actor enjoyed his ice cream in a cone while Seraphina and Violet opted for cups. Ben Affleck is the best dad ever! The 49-year-old was spotted in the Brentwood area with his girls Violet Affleck, 15, and Seraphina Affleck, 12, enjoying ice cream in a waffle cone on Friday, Sept. 17. Violet and Seraphina also enjoyed a cool treat, opting to keep theirs in easy (and less messy) cups. Ben looked low key and relaxed as he sported a face mask and aviator sunglasses, along with his favorite blue-and-red plaid shirt.
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Britney Spears Glows As She Drives Her Mercedes-Benz With Fiancé Sam Asghari — Photos

Britney Spears was grinning as she took Sam Asghari for a spin around Los Angeles on Sept. 17! The couple got engaged just a week ago. Britney Spears, 39, looked over the moon as she took a drive with fiancé Sam Asghari, 27, in Los Angeles! The Femme Fatale singer sat in the drivers seat as the pair went for a ride in her white Mercedes-Benz sudan on Friday, Sept. 17. Britney was glowing as she smiled and appeared to laugh in the photos, keeping her face partially hidden behind a hair of black sunglasses. Sam proudly sat next to the blonde beauty, appearing to be in conversation with his leading lady.
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Dave Chappelle’s Kids: Everything To Know About Comedian’s 3 Children

Dave Chappelle and his wife Elaine Erfe share three sweet children. Find out everything you need to know about the comedian’s kids!. Dave Chappelle and his wife Elaine Erfe live a very private life. The couple, who wed in 2001, have kept their kids out of the spotlight through the years and even relocated to Ohio. The high-profile Saturday Night Live star ditched New York and Los Angeles for Yellow Springs, Ohio, where the family live on a 65-acre farm. Here’s everything you need to know about the low-key couple, and their kids Sulayman, Ibrahim, and Sanaa.

Eddie Van Halen May Have New Park in Pasadena Named After Him

Not long after the death of Eddie Van Halen last fall, discussions in the city of Pasadena, California where Eddie grew up started about how to properly honor the guitar great and his tie to the community. Now it appears as though Van Halen is in consideration to have a local park named after him, with voting ultimately having a strong say in who the park will be named after.

Next Big Thing: Actress and Amputee Zyra Gorecki on Starring in NBC’s Apocalyptic ‘La Brea’

In NBC’s new drama La Brea, premiering Sept. 28, L.A.’s Miracle Mile becomes a mysterious primeval world when a massive sinkhole opens, pulling some people below the city’s La Brea Tar Pits and leaving others shaken aboveground. Beyond this literal divide, Zyra Gorecki, who plays Izzy Harris, illuminates the oft-under-discussed divide between actors with and without disabilities in broadcast television (her leg was amputated below the knee after a log crushed her foot at age 14). A Michigan native, Gorecki explored modeling before landing a spot on an episode of Chicago Fire in 2016. She spoke with THR about being...

Grimes Says Her 1-Year-Old Son, X Æ A-12, Calls Her by Her First Name Instead of Calling Her Mom

Last year, Grimes and Elon Musk welcomed their son and immediately set the tone for their very unique parenting philosophy by naming him X Æ A-12. Nothing says, "We're doing things our own way, tyvm," quite like a seemingly unpronounceable string of letters, symbols, and numbers that doesn't actually meet the legal requirements for a name in some places (like California, where, as a supervisor at the Department of Public Health Vital Records Office in Los Angeles explained after little X Æ A-12's birth, it’s against the law to include numbers and/or symbols in a person’s legal name).

UCLA professor, students create project to honor deaths of migrant women

Deceased migrant women are more than just dots on a map. In collaboration with a team of graduate students, Spanish and Portuguese professor Maite Zubiaurre, who also creates art under the name Filomena Cruz, is using multimedia art installations to raise awareness of migrant women’s deaths in the Sonoran Desert. Installed in June, the Mujer Migrante Memorial includes a physical mural in Venice, California, an accompanying poem and a virtual map illustrating the locations where women’s bodies were found. Highlighting the pervasiveness of female migrant deaths without retraumatizing viewers was imperative, Zubiaurre said.

The Creative Team Behind The Center: Gibbons And Guardians Documentary [Exclusive Interview]

All is possible with the right attitude and determination. So is the case with the amazing people that run the Gibbon Conservation Center in Santa Clarita, California. They are a non-profit center that promotes the conservation, study, and care of gibbons. To showcase the amazing work that they do as well as the personalities of the Gibbons, next week they will release a new documentary titled The Center: Gibbons and Guardians.

Factbox: Key nominations for the 2021 Emmy Awards

Sept 19 (Reuters) - Television's Emmy Awards ceremony takes place in Los Angeles on Sunday, hosted by Cedric the Entertainer and broadcast live on CBS television. Following is a list of nominees in key categories:. BEST DRAMA SERIES. "The Boys" "Bridgerton" "The Crown" "The Handmaid's Tale" "Lovecraft Country" "The Mandalorian"

Directors Guild Elects Lesli Linka Glatter as New President

The Directors Guild of America has named Lesli Linka Glatter as its new president, the craft union announced Saturday. Glatter, a veteran TV director of shows such as Homeland and The Good Wife, was elected by acclamation by delegates at the Guild’s national biennial convention on Saturday in Los Angeles. She succeeds The West Wing director and executive producer Thomas Schlamme, who announced he was stepped down after four years in the role in a letter printed in the September edition of the DGA Monthly magazine. “I am honored to have been chosen by my peers to serve as President, and am committed...
International Business Times

In-person Emmys Return As Netflix Eyes TV's Top Prize With 'The Crown'

Television's top stars will gather in person for the first time in two years at Sunday's Emmys, where Netflix is tipped to finally win the small screen's biggest prize for "The Crown." The critically adored British royals saga will battle for the best drama prize with "Star Wars" series "The...
Santa Monica Daily Press

Santa Monica College Continues Communication, Media & Design Series September 21

Santa Monica College (SMC) continues its Communication, Media & Design Series this fall with a line-up of presentations by industry professionals who will talk about their work and developments in the fields of communication, media, and design today. The series returns on Tuesday, September 21. All presentations in the series...

Ice Cube Labels His Departure From N.W.A. As The Biggest Risk Of His Career

Ice Cube’s began his rap career as a member of N.W.A., the Compton-based group famous for records like “F*ck The Police” and “Straight Outta Compton.” The group, which featured other notable names like Eazy E, Dr. Dre, MC Ren, DJ Yella, and Arabian Prince, first got its start in 1987. However, things fell apart in the following years, with Arabian Prince leaving the group in 1988 and Cube doing the same in 1989. During a recent interview with HipHopDX, Cube reflected on his departure as well as the weight of his decision.