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1 month ago

Jason Isbell cleans up at Americana Awards

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Singer-songwriter Jason Isbell swept the major awards Wednesday night at the Americana Honors & Awards, creating another special moment with his wife, Amanda Shires….

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1 month ago

Top TV doc Dempsey makes name in sports-car racing

Patrick Dempsey’s character in “Can’t Buy Me Love” spent all summer mowing lawns to save up for a telescope….

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1 month ago

Washington and Fuqua ride again in ‘The Equalizer’

TORONTO (AP) — It’s been a dozen years since Denzel Washington and director Antoine Fuqua rode the corrupt Det. Alonzo Harris and their Los Angeles crime odyssey “Training Day” to Oscar glory (for Washington) and a Hollywood breakthrough (for Fuqua)….

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1 month ago

Playwright Samuel D. Hunter wins ‘genius grant’

NEW YORK (AP) — Among the 21 winners of this year’s MacArthur Foundation “genius grants” is a playwright who promises to keep doing what he he’s been doing….

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1 month ago

Directors Guild finds TV diversity hiring stalled

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Women and minorities are largely shut out of the ranks of TV series directors in a stubbornly unchanged pattern of hiring, according to a Hollywood guild study released Wednesday….

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1 month ago

Jason Isbell cleans up at Americana Awards

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Singer-songwriter Jason Isbell swept the major awards Wednesday night at the Americana Honors & Awards, creating another special moment with his wife, Amanda Shires….

KDWN

1 month ago

Top TV doc Dempsey makes name in sports-car racing

Patrick Dempsey’s character in “Can’t Buy Me Love” spent all summer mowing lawns to save up for a telescope….

KDWN

1 month ago

Directors Guild finds TV diversity hiring stalled

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Women and minorities are largely shut out of the ranks of TV series directors in a stubbornly unchanged pattern of hiring, according to a Hollywood guild study released Wednesday….

KDWN

1 month ago

Washington and Fuqua ride again in ‘The Equalizer’

TORONTO (AP) — It’s been a dozen years since Denzel Washington and director Antoine Fuqua rode the corrupt Det. Alonzo Harris and their Los Angeles crime odyssey “Training Day” to Oscar glory (for Washington) and a Hollywood breakthrough (for Fuqua)….

KDWN

1 month ago

Playwright Samuel D. Hunter wins ‘genius grant’

NEW YORK (AP) — Among the 21 winners of this year’s MacArthur Foundation “genius grants” is a playwright who promises to keep doing what he he’s been doing….