About Los Angeles
Los Angeles (US: (listen) lawss AN-jəl-əs; Spanish: Los Ángeles, Spanish pronunciation: [los ˈaŋxeles], lit. 'The Angels'), often referred to by its initials L.A., is the commercial, financial, and cultural center of Southern California. Los Angeles is the largest city in California, the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, and one of the world's most populous megacities. With a population of roughly 3.9 million residents within the city limits as of 2020, Los Angeles is known for its Mediterranean climate, ethnic and cultural diversity, being the home of the Hollywood film industry, and its sprawling metropolitan area. The majority of the city proper lies in a basin in Southern California adjacent to the Pacific Ocean in the west and extending partly through the Santa Monica Mountains and north into the San Fernando Valley, with the city bordering the San Gabriel Valley to its east. It covers about 469 square miles (1,210 km2), and is the county seat of Los Angeles County, which is the most populous county in the United States with an estimated 9.86 million residents as of 2022.The area that became Los Angeles was originally inhabited by the indigenous Tongva people and later claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542.
Neighborhoods in Los Angeles, California
Adams-Normandie, Angelus Vista, Arlington Heights, Baldwin Hills, Baldwin Village, Baldwin Vista, Brentwood Glen, Brookside, Bunker Hill, Carthay Circle, Castle Heights, Central LA, Cheviot Hills, Crestview, Crestwood Hills
Jeremy Piven Comedian & Actor
Jeremy Piven, who is a household name as the actor, comedian and podcast host Jeremy Gold, has also achieved success in the British/PBS TV drama series Mr Selfridge. The semi-fictional story is based on Harry Selfridge's life, who founded London department store Selfridge's. Piven has also appeared in numerous successful films, including Grosse Pointe Blank, Singles, Very Bad Things, The Family Man, Black Hawk Down, The Kingdom,Heat, PCU, Old School, Rock N Rolla, Serendipity,Smokin' Aces, and Runaway Jury.
6254 Sunset BlvdLos Angeles California 90069United States
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