Mandalit del Barco As an arts correspondent based at NPR West, Mandalit del Barco reports and produces stories about film, television, music, visual arts, dance and other topics.
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At 60th Annual Grammy Awards, Bruno Mars Dominates Major Categories

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Oscar Nominations Will Be Viewed Through 'MeToo' Lens

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Films At Sundance Reflect Vast Cultural Shifts Across The World

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Mary J. Blige Gets Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star On Her Birthday

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Activism At The 75th Golden Globes Went Beyond Black Dresses

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Christopher Plummer's role in All the Money in the World was originally filled by Kevin Spacey. Giles Keyte/All The Money US, LLC hide caption

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'All The Money' Re-Shoot Was Decided 'In A Heartbeat,' Ridley Scott Says

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Director Rian Johnson says Luke Skywalker was his favorite Star Wars character growing up. He's pictured here at the Dec. 12 London premiere of The Last Jedi. Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP hide caption

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For 'Last Jedi' Director, The Journey To 'Star Wars' Began With Action Figures

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At Design Miami, The Future Isn't So Bright

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Accomplished Actress And Humanitarian Meghan Markle To Marry Prince Harry

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In Coco, young Miguel's love of music ultimately leads him to the Land of the Dead where he teams up with charming trickster Hector. Pixar hide caption

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Mexico, Music And Family Take Center Stage In 'Coco'

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Wes Avila behind the wheel of the Guerrilla Taco food truck, a 1983 Chevy painted Dodgers blue.On the menu you'll find tacos with wild boar and thick-cut bacon, wild porcini mushroom and corn quesadillas, and Thai snapper tostadas. Dylan James Ho and Jeni Afuso/Courtesy of Ten Speed Press hide caption

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'Guerrilla Tacos': Street Food With A High-End Pedigree

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Panda Express came up with the recipe for Orange Chicken 30 years ago today. It's the company's signature dish and top seller. Nina Gregory /NPR hide caption

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Orange Chicken, Panda Express' Gift To American Chinese Food, Turns 30

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Gabrielle Union says she thinks it's tacky to tell on your costars — but she tells many revealing stories about herself in We're Going to Need More Wine. Michael Lavine hide caption

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Gabrielle Union Gets Real In 'We're Going To Need More Wine'

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More Women Accuse Harvey Weinstein Of Sexual Harassment

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