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October 10, 2018

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WEDNESDAY, OCT. 9

FILM-CHALAMET AND CARELL — Steve Carell and Timothee Chalamet and their real-life counterparts David and Nic Sheff discuss playing father and son in the addiction drama “Beautiful Boy.” By Film Writer Jake Coyle. UPCOMING: 850 words by 5 p.m., photos.

MUSIC-GRAMMYS — Cardi B and Post Malone marked major breakthroughs in the last year, but the rap stars won’t compete for best new artist at the 2019 Grammy Awards. By Music Writer Mesfin Fekadu. UPCOMING. 850 words by noon.

US-MUSIC-ELVIS COSTELLO: Elvis Costello’s fans can be grateful that he’s open to changing his mind. He said about a decade ago that he wouldn’t record anymore, but this week releases his second disc since that declaration. By AP Entertainment Writer David Bauder. 650 words by 3 p.m. AP Photos.

MUSIC-AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS — Taylor Swift kicked off her week with a rare political post on social media, and at the American Music Awards she continued the conversation by encouraging fans to vote in the upcoming midterm elections. By AP Music Writer Mesfin Fekadu. SENT. 809 words.

BRITAIN-ROYAL WEDDING — Prince George and Princess Charlotte will be among the pageboys and bridesmaids at the wedding of Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank. SENT. 145 words.

CYPRUS-FILMMAKERS — Under its adopted moniker of “Olivewood,” the tiny Mediterranean island of Cyprus is trying to woo moviemakers from around the world with 300-plus days of sunshine yearly and a package of financial incentives including a cash rebate of up to 35 percent. SENT. 127 words.

FASHION-MET GALA — Next year’s Met Gala will be downright campy.No, seriously: The Metropolitan Museum announced Tuesday that “Camp: Notes on Fashion” will be the title of its next blockbuster spring Costume Institute exhibit. The exhibit is launched each year by the star-studded Met Gala, where attendees are encouraged to dress according to the prescribed theme. By AP National Writer Jocelyn Noveck. SENT. 360 words.

TV-ACADEMY CHAIR — The TV academy’s first African-American chairman is stepping down after two years. Hayma Washington told Variety he decided against seeking a second two-year term so he could focus on his work as a producer and promote diversity. SENT. 139 words.

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REVIEWS:

FILM REVIEW-22 JULY — By Entertainment Writer Mark Kennedy. SENT Monday: 700 words, photos.

FILM REVIEW-FIRST MAN — By AP National Writer Jocelyn Noveck. UPCOMING: 700 words by Wednesday at 6 p.m. Film stills.

FILM REVIEW-BAD TIMES AT THE EL ROYALE — By AP Film Writer Jake Coyle. SENT Tuesday: 700 words, film stills.

FILM REVIEW-BEAUTIFUL BOY — By AP Film Writer Lindsey Bahr. UPCOMING: 700 words by Wednesday at 6 p.m. Film stills.

FILM REVIEW-THE HATE U GIVE — By AP Film Writer Lindsey Bahr. UPCOMING: 700 words by Wednesday at 6 p.m. Film stills.

BOOK REVIEW-NOVEMBER ROAD. By Lou Berney. Review by Oline H. Cogdill. SENT Tuesday: 467 words, photo.

BOOK REVIEW-READ AND RIOT-A PUSSY RIOT GUIDE TO ACTIVISM. By Nadya Tolokonnikov. Review by Ann Levin. SENT Tuesday: 425 words, photo.

MUSIC REVIEW-EDIE BRICKELL. Reviewed by Scott Bauer. UPCOMING Monday: 250 words, photos by 5 p.m.

MUSIC REVIEW-ELVIS COSTELLO. Reviewed by Pablo Gorondi. SENT Tuesday: 250 words, photos.

MUSIC REVIEW-THE BOTTLE ROCKETS. Reviewed by Pablo Gorondi. UPCOMING Wednesday: 250 words, photos by 5 p.m.

MUSIC REVIEW-JOHN HIATT. Reviewed by Steven Wine. UPCOMING Wednesday: 250 words, photos by 5 p.m.

MUSIC REVIEW-KURT VILE. Reviewed by Ron Harris. UPCOMING Thursday: 250 words, photos by 5 p.m.

MUSIC REVIEW-HALEY. Reviewed by Pablo Gorondi. UPCOMING Thursday: 250 words, photos by 5 p.m.

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