Past Events

November 18

Andy Cohen with Amber Tamblyn

Andy Cohen, the New York Times bestselling author and host of Watch What Happens Live, talks to Amber Tamblyn about his new book — an inspiring collection of daily quotes from the larger-than-life women that defined his life, offering inspiration, affirmation, and (just enough) intoxication to make any day shine bright.

 

November 14

Emily Ratajkowski with Elaine Welteroth

Emily Ratajkowski is a model, actress, activist, entrepreneur, and writer. Her collection of essays,”My Body,” is a profoundly personal exploration of feminism, sexuality, and power, of men’s treatment of women and women’s rationalizations for accepting that treatment.

November 9

Kal Penn with Jon Favreau

Kal Penn recounts why he rejected the advice of his aunties and guidance counselors and, instead of becoming a doctor or “something practical,” embarked on a surprising journey that has included acting, writing, working as a farmhand, teaching Ivy League University courses, and smoking fake weed with a fake President of the United States, before serving the country and advising a real one.

November 8

Tana French with Jamie Lee Curtis

Her first novel to feature an American protagonist, THE SEARCHER is a Western-inspired mystery rich with Tana French’s powerhouse characterizations and atmospherics. It’s why The New York Times proclaimed, “she is in a class by herself.” Tana Frenchis the author of seven previous books, including In the Woods, The Likeness, and The Witch Elm. Her novels have sold over three million copies and won numerous awards, including the Edgar, Anthony, Macavity and Barry Awards, the Los Angeles Times Award for Best Mystery/Thriller, and the Irish Book Award for Crime Fiction.

November 3

Jamie Oliver with Kate Hudson

Jamie Oliver is a global phenomenon in food and campaigning. He has published more than twenty best-selling cookbooks. His portfolio of successful restaurants now spans 21 countries around the world. Jamie’s aim – whether you’re following the full meal or choosing just one of the 130 individual recipes – is to minimize your time in the kitchen so you can maximize the time you spend with your guests. Jamie’s Together also helps to take the stress out of cooking by arming you with tips, tricks, and hacks to stay organized and get ahead of the game.

November 2

Steve Roberts, Nina Totenberg and Martha Raddatz with Judy Woodruff

Join us for a virtual Live Talks Los Angeles event: Tuesday, November 2, 2021 6:00pm PST/ 9pm EST      Steve Roberts, Nina Totenberg and Martha Raddatz with Judy Woodruff   discussing his book, “Cokie: A Life Well Lived“ . This event premieres on November 2, 2021 at 6pm PDT/9pm EDT PURCHASE TICKETS/RSVP TICKETS — $38…

October 28

David Copperfield with Richard Wiseman

David Copperfield has been hailed by critics as the greatest illusionist of our time. He was described by Forbes magazine as the most commercially successful magician in history. He has won twenty-one Emmy awards, was the first living illusionist to be given a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and was named a Living Legend by the United States Library of Congress. Copperfield shares an illustrated, illuminating insight into the world of illusion, capturing its audacious and inventive practitioners, and showcasing the art form’s most famous artifacts housed at David Copperfield’s secret museum.

October 20

Rep. Adam Schiff with Larry Wilmore

Join us for a virtual Live Talks Los Angeles event: Wednesday, October 20, 2021 6:00pm PST/ 9pm EST      Rep. Adam Schiff   in conversation with Larry Wilmore   discussing his book, “Midnight in Washington: How We Almost Lost Our Democracy and Still Could” . This event premieres on October 20, 2021 at 6pm PDT/9pm…

October 13

Steven Pinker with Niall Ferguson

Join us for a virtual Live Talks Los Angeles event: Wednesday, October 13, 2021 6:00pm PST/ 9pm EST      Steven Pinker with Niall Ferguson   discussing his book, “Rationality: What It Is, Why It Seems Scarce, Why It Matters“ . This event premieres on October 13, 2021 at 6pm PDT/9pm EDT PURCHASE TICKETS TICKETS —…

October 12

An Evening with

Robby Krieger

Legendary Doors guitarist, Robby Krieger, one of Rolling Stone’s “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time,” opens up about his band’s meteoric career, his own darkest moments, and the most famous black eye in rock ‘n’ roll.

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