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BC-AP Entertainment Digest

September 17, 2018

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EMMYS — As Emmy Award nominees nervously wait to hear their name called, or not, there’s more on the line at tonight’s ceremony than personal glory. By Television Writer Lynn Elber. SENT: 545 words, photos, video. Will be updated with ceremony coverage.



TOM ARNOLD-SCUFFLE — A scuffle between Tom Arnold and a producer of “The Apprentice” has led to an exchange on social media. Arnold tweeted that producer Mark Burnett choked him at a pre-Emmys party Sunday in Los Angeles. Burnett’s wife, actress Roma Downey, tweeted that Arnold “tried to ambush” the couple, and she posted a photo of what she says is her bruised hand. SENT: 150 words, photo.

FILM-TORONTO FILM FESTIVAL-WRAP — The “popular” Oscar award may be done but at the premiere showcase of this year’s awards season, populism was most definitely in, from the fest’s breakout “Green Book” to Michael Moore’s “Fahrenheit 11/9.” By Film Writer Jake Coyle. UPCOMING: 800 words by 5 p.m., photos.

PEOPLE-SOON YI PREVIN — Soon-Yi Previn, the wife of Woody Allen and the estranged adopted daughter of Mia Farrow, has spoken publicly about her turbulent life for the first time in decades. SENT: 425 words.

PEOPLE-CARRIE UNDERWOOD — Country singer and former “American Idol” champion Carrie Underwood has revealed that she had three miscarriages in two years. SENT: 135 words, photos.

BRITAIN-ROYALS-COOKBOOK — The Duchess of Sussex is giving her backing to a cookbook from a community kitchen set up in the aftermath of London’s deadly Grenfell Tower fire. SENT: 135 words, photos.

CHRISSY TEIGEN — Chrissy Teigen says people have been mispronouncing her last name for years, and she hasn’t corrected them. But the model took to social media on Sunday to say it’s not Teigen (TEE’-gihn), but Teigen (TY’-gihn). SENT: 70 words, photo.

KENNEDY SNAPSHOTS — The JFK Presidential Library and Museum has made hundreds of family photos viewable online, giving a nation still obsessed with “Camelot” a candid new glimpse into how family members lived their lives. By William J. Kole. SENT: 540 words, photos.

BELGIUM-SPAIN-RAPPER — A Belgian court on Monday ruled that Spanish rapper Valtonyc should not be sent back to Spain, where he was sentenced to prison accused of writing lyrics that praise terror groups and insult the royal family. By Bishr el-Touni and Lorne Cook. SENT: 490 words, photos.



FILM REVIEW-THE HOUSE WITH A CLOCK IN ITS WALLS. By Entertainment Writer Mark Kennedy. UPCOMING Tuesday: 680 words by noon, photos.

FILM REVIEW-FAHRENHEIT 11/9. By National Writer Jocelyn Noveck. UPCOMING: 700 words by Wednesday at 5 p.m., photos.

FILM REVIEW-LIFE ITSELF. By Film Writer Lindsey Bahr. UPCOMING: 700 words by Wednesday at 6 p.m., photos.

BOOK REVIEW-THE FORBIDDEN DOOR. A review by Jeff Ayers of “The Forbidden Door” by Dean Koontz. UPCOMING Tuesday.

BOOK REVIEW-BUTTON MAN. A review by Jeff Ayers of “Button Man” by Andrew Gross. UPCOMING Tuesday.


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