BC-AP Entertainment Digest
BC-AP Entertainment Digest
Aug. 30, 2018
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THURSDAY, AUG. 30:
ARETHA FRANKLIN-PUBLIC VIEWING — Mourners streamed in for a second day Wednesday to pay their respects to Aretha Franklin, who was dressed in a different outfit for her final public viewing, as if making a costume change during a show. By Jeff Karoub and Josh Replogle. SENT: 855 words, photos.
ARETHA FRANKLIN-BLACK CULTURE — This week's national mourning for the Queen of Soul is also a celebration of the black culture and institutions Aretha Franklin represented and so loved. By AP National Writer Errin Haines Whack. UPCOMING: 1,000 words by 5 p.m., photos and video.
NY FASHION WEEK-PREVIEW — The French luxury house Longchamp will be there for the first time. So will Studio One Eighty Nine, the Ghana-based artisan initiative co-founded by actress Rosario Dawson. Look for Rihanna, but don't look for Victoria Beckham or Alexander Wang. There's a never-ending churn to New York Fashion Week and its packed schedule of more than 200 September shows and other events is no different. By Leanne Italie. UPCOMING: 960 words by noon, photos.
MISS AMERICA-ARRIVALS — The 51 hopefuls vying for the title of Miss America are set to arrive in Atlantic City on Thursday amid changes and internal dissension for the pageant. SENT: 300 words, photos.
FILM-FALL PREVIEW-BARRY JENKINS — Barry Jenkins had one fateful trip to Brussels. While traveling Europe, he wrote the best-picture winning "Moonlight" and an adaptation to James Baldwin's "If Beale Street Could Talk." The latter will be the 38-year-old filmmaker's much-anticipated follow-up to his breakthrough Oscar-winner. By Film Writer Jake Coyle. UPCOMING: 600 words by 2 p.m., photos.
TV-MAYANS MC — "Mayans M.C.," a spinoff of motorcycle gang saga "Sons of Anarchy," tackles conflict along the U.S.-Mexico border amid poverty and a drug war with an almost all Latino cast. By Russell Contreras. UPCOMING: 750 words by 5 p.m., photos.
BRITAIN-ROYALS-HAMILTON — Prince Harry sang and joked with Lin-Manuel Miranda on the stage of "Hamilton," after he and his wife Meghan joined audiences watching the smash-hit musical in London's West End. SENT: 200 words, photos.
PEOPLE-ALEC BALDWIN — Alec Baldwin has pulled out of playing Bruce Wayne's father in the "Joker" movie. SENT: 130 words, photo.
FILM REVIEW-DESTINATION WEDDING. By AP Film Writer Jake Coyle. UPCOMING: 700 words by Thursday at 3 p.m., with film stills.
FILM REVIEW-THE LITTLE STRANGER. By AP Film Writer Lindsey Bahr. SENT Thursday: 700 words, with film stills.
FILM REVIEW-KIN. By AP Film Writer Jake Coyle. SENT Wednesday: 500 words, with film stills.
MUSIC REVIEW-MURDER BY DEATH. By Pablo Gorondi. SENT Monday: 300 words, photo.
MUSIC REVIEW-BIG RED MACHINE. By Pablo Gorondi. SENT Wednesday: 320 words, photo.
MUSIC REVIEW-IRON & WINE. By Pablo Gorondi. SENT Tuesday: 280 words, with photo.
MUSIC REVIEW-TROYE SIVAN. By Mark Kennedy. UPCOMING Thursday: 400 words, with photo.
MUSIC REVIEW-AARON LEE TASJAN. By Steven Wine. SENT Wednesday: 220 words, photo
BOOK REVIEW-ROOM TO DREAM. Reviewed by Douglass K. Daniel. SENT Monday: 540 words, photo.
BOOK REVIEW-DEAD MAN RUNNING. Reviewed by Steve Hamilton. SENT Monday: 330 words, with photo.
BOOK REVIEW-VOX. Reviewed by Christina Dalcher. SENT Monday: 350 words, with photo.