Deputy District Attorney Lou Holtz said Dimitri Diatchenko of North Hollywood is facing one felony count each of cruelty to an animal with a use of knife allegation and criminal threats. Arraignment is scheduled at 8:30 am on Dec. 30 in Department 100 of the Los Angeles County Superior Court, Van Nuys Branch. Diatchenko killed the rabbit and made the threat on Dec. 7, after the victim said they should no longer be roommates, the prosecutor said. At arraignment, the prosecutor will be asking bail be set at $90,000.
Variety and The Hollywood Reporter are writing that Regal, AMC, Cinemark, Carmike and Cineplex will not be playing The Interview in theaters. Other chains that will not play the film include B&B Theatres, Bow Tie Cinemas, Arclight Cinemas and Classic Cinemas. Earlier today, the National Association of Theatre Owners sent the following statement: "The ability of our guests to enjoy the entertainment they choose in safety and comfort is and will continue to be a priority for theater owners.
Glee-ful: After her meal at Alcove, Naya headed to the recording studio for work on the final season of Glee Naya and Big Sean broke off their engagement in April 2014. The two were married on July 19, 2014, which was also the planned wedding date of Naya and Big Sean. During this year's extended wait for a sixth and final season of Glee, Naya had a cameo appearance as herself on season 6 of The Real Housewives Of Atlanta. 'You're someone's mother,' Naya pointed out, much to the dismay of Kim's friends and fans.
Coeurage Theatre Company , LA's only Pay What You Want company, has announced a special fundraiser, a Holiday Variety Hour for one night only tonight, December 16 at 8:00. Chestnuts will be roasted on an open fire, dreidels will be spun, and too much eggnog will be consumed by all. In other words, Coeurage will celebrate in a way that is unmistakably their own. Magician Albie Selznick will perform. For more, visit www.coeurage.org . Coeurage's home, the Lyric-Hyperion Theatre & Cafe, is located at 2106 Hyperion Avenue in Los Angeles, 90027.
Rating: 3 1/2 stars When: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday through Jan. 25. That was years ago, and now Jacqueline . There is, for one, Bernard's assignation with his current mistress, Suzanne , whom he plans to spend some time with while his wife is away visiting her mother. Then there is Jacqueline's discovery that Robert , Bernard's best friend and her surreptitious lover, is coming into town without her knowledge. She is a practical young working woman, Cordon Bleu and all. John Farrell is a Los Angeles-based freelance writer.
A legendary Southern California traffic reporter is getting ready to retire and move to Arizona. Mike Nolan says there is just too much traffic. Nolan, a Corona resident who has been on the radio for 41 years, the last 28 as the "Eye in the Sky" on KFI-AM and KOST-FM, made his retirement announcement Monday. His career as a traffic reporter got off the ground first near Lake Tahoe, then in Phoenix and San Jose. Nolan joined KFI in 1986, taking the place of traffic reporter Bruce Wayne, who had been killed in a plane crash that year.
On Sunday, Samsung Gear VR users met in North Hollywood, CA to discuss the Gear VR and come up with fixes to any shortcomings on the device. One of the big problems with the Gear VR has been the fact that the lenses fog easily when strapped on your head and face. You may want to glue the strap that goes over the straw that can fall out easily. The fog issue seems to be the only large one on the Gear VR. Some people, who are Sprint or Verizon subscribers, had to wait until the networks updated the Galaxy Note 4 so it could be used with the Gear VR.
Coeurage Theatre Company , LA's only Pay What You Want company, has announced a special fundraiser, a Holiday Variety Hour for one night only on Tueday, December 16 at 8:00. Chestnuts will be roasted on an open fire, dreidels will be spun, and too much eggnog will be consumed by all. In other words, Coeurage will celebrate in a way that is unmistakably their own. Magician Albie Selznick will perform. For more, visit www.coeurage.org . Coeurage's home, the Lyric-Hyperion Theatre & Cafe, is located at 2106 Hyperion Avenue in Los Angeles, 90027.
The readings of Bert V. Royal's play are offered at the El Portal Theatre. Royal is the screenwriter of the Emma Stone comedy "Easy A." The cast includes Daniel Franzese and the original Dog Sees God Los Angeles cast. Unfortunately, that is not the case. The 9 PM performance on Dec. 13 features a special reception with cast members, playwright and representatives of the It Gets Better Project. The El Portal Theatre is located at 5269 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood, CA. Visit itgetsbetter.org for tickets and more information.
The actor told a reporter from CNN affiliate KCAL in a phone interview that it was a hoax, that he didn't really eat the pet. He turned the rabbit loose, he told KCAL, and purchased rabbit meat to make her think it was the pet he had eaten. DA's statement Diatchenko and his ex-girlfriend had been living together "for some time" after the end of their romantic relationship, the statement said. Diatchenko, who has also appeared in episodes of "Bones" and "How I Met Your Mother," is scheduled to be arraigned on December 30.
Metro's next Call for Projects will take place in 2015, with cities applying in late January, and awardees announced by mid-2015. In the recent past, Metro's Call was the biggest source of funding for L.A. The first step in this approval took place yesterday, when LADOT presented its recommendations to the City Council Transportation Committee. According to the city legislative website the item is scheduled for a vote next Tuesday December 16. Interested members of the public can and should weigh in at all these decision points.
Showcases are often the first stop outside the hallowed halls of a university campus for young actors. At the musical theater showcase competition we've run in North Hollywood for nearly a decade, some 90 percent of our contestants each year are current students or recent grads. That's where showcases can prove invaluable. Remember: your mission is to take your audience and the judges on a journey. Auditions for LA's Next Great Stage Star 2015 will be held Dec. 14. Call 623-7300, Ext. 2 for auditions and additional information.
Submitted by St. Patrick Catholic School Celebrity Barbers to the Stars will board a deluxe star trailer and set up shop in the parking lot of St. Patrick School, North Hollywood, to provide high-style, low-cost haircuts for Christmas. Sunday 14 December 2014 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 10626 Erwin Street, North Hollywood, the public is invited to pay just $5 for children under 12, and $10 for adults, with all proceeds to benefit the educational programs at St. Patrick School. St. Patrick's is fully accredited by WASC/WCEA.
The Los Angeles County MetA ropolitan Transportation Authority recently announced it is seeking additional public suggestions on new potential bike share areas throughout Los Angeles County. Metro is the lead agency for developing a countywide implementation plan for bike sharing, which enables users to rent a bicycle to make short-distance trips.
Professional bad guy Dimitri Diatchenko was charged Tuesday in Los Angeles with felony counts of animal cruelty and making criminal threats. The North Hollywood-based actor played small roles on a slew of TV shows. Diatchenko, 46, still lived with his ex, although they broke up months ago. Diatchenko frequently posted photos of a rabbit named Miss Ella on his Facebook page, although it's unclear if she was the animal he allegedly killed and ate. Diatchenko is out of a Los Angeles jail on bail. With News Wire Services ON A MOBILE DEVICE?