The Hollywood talent agent and the USC grad discuss what makes Los Angeles an ideal environment for artists. "L.A. Is sort of city of possibilities and the fact that it nurtures all of these ideas and enables this type of collaboration and experimentation, I think that is what is making everything so exciting," says Thao.
From the Wood Kusaka Studios in Los Angeles, HBO's president of programming Michael Lombardo praises the sports painting by Jonas Wood. "I don't see them as art for a sports fan, I see them as powerful portraits of dynamic people," says Lombardo.
THR examines the Cronut craze that has hit both New York and Los Angeles. The combination croissant-donut is the summer's yummiest meme -- but does pastry chef Dominique Ansel's decadent creation have the legs of the mighty cupcake?
Paul Hibler, owner of hot Venice restaurant Superba, on how he built his red-hot catering business and served "Titanic," "Men in Black," "Godzilla" and "What Dreams May Come" at the same time. READ MORE