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BC-AP Entertainment Digest

April 10, 2019

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TV-GAME OF THRONES-THE DEAD _ Memorable characters from “Game of Thrones” who were killed off in the first seven seasons talk about being part of television history, and life post-“GoT.” By Entertainment Writer Mesfin Fekadu. UPCOMING Wednesday: 800 words, photos by 2 p.m.

With TV-GAME OF THRONES-THE DEAD-FAVORITES _ Sophie Turner, Maisie Williams and more discuss their favorite death scenes on “Game of Thrones,” from the chopping of Ned Stark’s head to the powerful way Ser Gregor crushed Oberyn Martell’s skull. By Entertainment Writer Mesfin Fekadu. UPCOMING Wednesday: 600 words, photos by 5 p.m.

FILM-ROBERT PATTINSON-CLAIRE DENIS _ Robert Pattinson and Claire Denis seem worlds apart. But in the sci-fi art-house drama “High Life,” the adventurous British heartthrob and the French filmmaker found a cosmic connection. By Film Writer Jake Coyle. UPCOMING: 850 words by 3 p.m. EDT, photos.

Q&A-ROB REINER _ Rob Reiner reflects on “When Harry Met Sally,” which turns 30 this year, why it endures and the state of rom-coms now. His film kicks off the Turner Classic Movies Festival Thursday. By AP Film Writer Lindsey Bahr. UPCOMING: 700 words by 2 p.m.

FILM-CANNES-THE DEAD DON’T DIE _ Jim Jarmusch’s zombie film “The Dead Don’t Die” will open the 72nd annual Cannes Film Festival and will also compete for the festival’s top prize, the Palme d’Or. SENT: 130 words.

BOOKS-NIKKI HALEY _ Nikki Haley, the former UN ambassador and South Carolina governor, will be releasing what’s described as a “deeply personal” account of her time in government this fall. By AP National Writer Hillel Italie. SENT: 500 words, photo.

TRUMP CAMPAIGN VIDEO-WARNER BROS. _ Twitter removed a campaign video posted by President Donald Trump after Warner’s Bros. Pictures complained about the use of the score from its 2012 movie “The Dark Knight Rises.” SENT: 230 words, photo.

BRITAIN-ROYAL BABY_ Officials said Wednesday that the landmark London Eye observation wheel on the banks of the River Thames will be lit in red, white and blue to welcome the first child of Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex. Those are the colors of the familiar Union Flag. SENT: 130 words.

COLLEGE ADMISSIONS-BRIBERY _ Felicity Huffman will appear in Boston’s federal court next month to plead guilty in the college admissions bribery scam. The “Desperate Housewives” star’s plea hearing has been rescheduled for May 21 after being initially set for 24. SENT: 130 words.

WHITE BOY RICK _ A Florida clemency board has denied an early prison release for a man known as “White Boy Rick,” once one of the FBI’s youngest informants and the subject of a recent Hollywood movie. SENT: 130 words.

NETFLIX-SIRIUSXM CHANNEL _ Netflix is launching its first audio venture that will feature the video streaming service’s comedy programming on SiriusXM with a new station called “Netflix Is A Joke Radio.” SENT: 130 words, photo.

BRITAIN-PRINCE HARRY-OPRAH _ Kensington Palace says Britain’s Prince Harry will be partnering with Oprah Winfrey to create a documentary series on mental health for Apple’s new streaming service. SENT: 130 words, photos.

INDIA-MODI FILM _ Indian election authorities have stopped the release of a Bollywood biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi with national elections scheduled to begin on Thursday. SENT: 200 words, photo.

MUSEUM STATUE-STOLEN THUMB _ A jury is unable to reach a verdict in the trial of a Delaware man who admitted he broke a thumb off a $4.5 million statue at a Philadelphia museum. SENT: 130 words, photo. Update planned.



FILM REVIEW-HELLBOY: By AP Entertainment Writer Mark Kennedy. UPCOMING: Wednesday words by 6 p.m. Film Stills. (Note: Embargo until April 10th at 6pm EST.)

FILM REVIEW-HIGH LIFE _ By AP Film Writer Lindsey Bahr. SENT: 630 words on Tuesday. Film stills.

FILM REVIEW-LITTLE _ By AP Film Writer Jake Coyle. UPCOMING: 700 words by Wednesday at 3 p.m. Film stills.

MUSIC REVIEW-NORAH JONES. Reviewed by Ragan Clark. SENT Tuesday: 250 words, photo.

MUSIC-REVIEW-LSD. Reviewed by Entertainment Writer Mark Kennedy. UPCOMING Wednesday: 400 words, photo.

MUSIC REVIEW-PETER GABRIEL _ Reviewed by AP Entertainment Writer Mark Kennedy. SENT: Monday: 370 words, photo.

MUSIC REVIEW-DAMIEN JURADO. Reviewed by Pablo Gorondi. UPCOMING Wednesday: 250 words, photos by 5 p.m.

MUSIC REVIEW-SHOVELS & ROPE. Reviewed by Ragan Clark. UPCOMING Wednesday: 250 words, photos by 5 p.m.

MUSIC REVIEW-GLEN HANSARD. Reviewed by Scott Stroud. UPCOMING Friday: 250 words, photos by 5 p.m.

BOOK REVIEW-THE EIGHTH SISTER _ Reviewed by Jeff Ayers. SENT Monday: 320 words, photo.

BOOK REVIEW-THEY ALL FALL DOWN _ Reviewed by Oline Cogdill. SENT Tuesday: 400 words, photo.

BOOK REVIEW-OUTSIDE LOOKING IN _ Reviewed by Rob Merrill. SENT Monday: 460 words, photo.

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