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Schwarzenegger and Shriver divorce final after 10 years

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver’s marriage is officially over more than 10 years after the award-winning journalist petitioned to end her then-25-year marriage to the action...

Potential legal woes mount after 'Rust' shooting tragedy

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alec Baldwin the actor, who pulled the trigger on a prop gun while filming “Rust” in New Mexico and unwittingly killed a cinematographer and injured a director, likely won’t be held...

States mostly defer to union guidance for on-set gun safety

Safety standards developed by film studios and labor unions are the primary protection for actors and film crews when a scene calls for using prop guns. The industry-wide guidance is clear: “Blanks ca...

Journalists sought for personal help by the COVID-19 curious

NEW YORK (AP) — /// Edited by Anthony McCartney; available to move anytime Saturday morn. /// Calling a hospital to see if a bed was available for...

Trump not a 'Parasite' fan, praises 'Gone with the Wind'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is apparently not a fan of Oscar winner “Parasite," his biggest complaint being that the movie was made in South Korea. Trump started talking...

Apple delays ‘The Banker’ theatrical release amid review

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Apple on Friday delayed the theatrical release of its first original film, “The Banker” amid misconduct allegations against one of the film’s co-producers. A perso...

Trump commutes term of Kardashian-championed drug offender

WASHINGTON (AP) — Flexing his clemency powers once again, President Donald Trump on Wednesday commuted the life sentence of a woman whose cause was championed by reality TV star Kim Kardashian West. ...

Kardashian West en route to White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — Reality TV star Kim Kardashian West is en route to the White House to advocate on behalf of a great-grandmother serving a life sentence in prison. That's according ...

Milos Forman, Oscar-winning director, dies at 86

Czech filmmaker Milos Forman, whose American movies "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" and "Amadeus" won a deluge of Academy Awards, including best director Oscars, died Saturday. He 86 ...

Divorce lawyer to the stars launches site to simply breakups

LOS ANGELES (AP) — For years, Laura Wasser has been one of the go-to lawyers when celebrity power couples get divorced. Now the attorney, who stumbled into a career in family law by ...

BC-US--AP Entertainment Digest, US

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Director Charles Burnett turns hobby ambitions into an Oscar

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Writer-director Charles Burnett says he started his film career thinking it would be a hobby, but soon he will receive an honorary Academy Award. Burnett says even...

After notable career, Donald Sutherland finally lands Oscar

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — After more than a half-century of memorable film roles, Donald Sutherland is finally getting his Oscar. The 82-year-old actor will receive an honorary Os...

Los Angeles police open Weinstein sex assault investigation

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police in Los Angeles have launched an investigation of Harvey Weinstein involving a possible sexual assault in 2013, authorities said Thursday. Detectives have in...

Rock superstar Tom Petty dies; sold 80 million records

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tom Petty, an old-fashioned rock superstar and everyman who drew upon the Byrds, the Beatles and other bands he worshipped as a boy and produced new classics such as "Fre...