The major contribution to Los Angeles’s art scene celebrates completion
On Saturday, L.A.’s just-completed Marciano Art Foundation had its first major unveiling with a party heralding the museum’s official opening on May 25th. Founded and entirely funded by Guess co-founders Paul and Maurice Marciano, the museum is housed in a Koreatown manor once occupied by the Scottish Rite Masonic Temple.
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With a star role in the latest Pirates of the Caribbean film, the UK starlet doesn’t need a telescope to see big things ahead
When Kaya Scodelario was growing up in London, she had what might be called an awakening. “Suddenly it became okay to be from a different culture, and to sound different from everyone else,” she recalled. The impetus? Arnold Schwarzenegger.
“I admired him growing up because my mom had a thick Brazilian ... More
Art imitates life for the French-American breakout star of the ABC drama
Mickaëlle X. Bizet first moved to America from Paris to work as an au pair for two little girls, Daryn and Sydney. If this plot line sounds familiar, it is. The stunning French actress plays Gabrielle Durand, a French-speaking black woman who comes to America to work as a nanny for ... More
Proceeds go toward rehabilitating the island nation
In the aftermath of a massive earthquake which hit Haiti in January 2010, actor Sean Penn made headlines by almost immediately showing up in the island nation, hoisting supplies and delivering hands-on aid to those affected. Days later, he founded J/P Haitian Relief Organization, ensuring support for the ... More
The Handmaid’s Tale star shares a day in his life and talks his exciting new role
Dapper with a capital D was my first thought upon seeing O-T Fagbenle stroll into DuJour’s offices. Coolly dressed head-to-toe in a three-piece suit without the jacket, (driving cap included), 36-year-old Fagbenle was surprisingly—dare I say, delightfully—dressed up in comparison to his latest down-to-Brooklyn role. In Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale, ... More
Gwyneth Paltrow's lifestyle brand will finally give beauty fans an IRL experience—including a psychic reading, of course
Gwyneth Paltrow's lifestyle brand Goop has already given us many precious nuggets of health and wellness wisdom. From how to consciously uncouple from our significant others to the (shoppable) importance of using jade eggs in our unmentionables, Goop has certainly blossomed into an established content source as well as ... More
The actress on Hulu’s newest show talks her harrowing role and shares a compelling playlist to match
You’ll likely recognize Madeline Brewer from her devastating portrayal of troubled Tricia Miller on Netflix’s “Orange is the New Black,” or maybe from her portrayal of a ruthless soldier on “Black Mirror.” Whichever one comes to mind first—because trust us, they wouldn’t leave you anytime soon—one thing’s for certain: Brewer’s known ... More
The “Insecure” showrunner and “Upscale with Prentice Penny” host shares his tips on living the good life in L.A.
Until recently, L.A.’s Windsor Hills neighborhood, where writer and producer Prentice Penny grew up, was a well-manicured secret. “The houses were built by the same architects that built Beverly Hills,” explains Penny. “The homes are huge, and it’s so central and close to everything, which is why I think more ... More