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In '20 Days in Mariupol' doc, the horrors of war illuminated

Jan. 23, 2023 13:11 PM EST

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Associated Press video journalist Mstyslav Chernov had just broken out of Mariupol after covering the first 20 days of the Russian invasion of the Ukrainian city and was feeling guilty about leaving. He and his colleagues, photographer Evgeniy Maloletka and producer...

New this week: 'White Noise,' 21 Savage and Kennedy Honors

Dec. 26, 2022 10:23 AM EST

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES — Don DeLillo's 1985 novel “White Noise” has long been said to be “unfilmable." But Noah...

New this week: 'Banshees,' Whitney Houston, 'High on Life'

Dec. 12, 2022 20:42 PM EST

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music and video game platforms this week. MOVIES — In “The Banshees of Inisherin,” director Martin McDonagh reteams with Colin...

Jamie Lee Curtis to receive AARP Career Achievement Award

Dec. 01, 2022 08:10 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Scream Queen” Jamie Lee Curtis will be this year's recipient of AARP The Magazine’s Movies for Grownups Awards career achievement honor. Curtis will receive the honor at the AARP’s annual Best Movies and TV for Grownups ceremony, the group announced...

Bennett, Nawaz replacing Judy Woodruff on PBS 'NewsHour'

Nov. 16, 2022 09:07 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — In what's being portrayed as a generational change, PBS said Wednesday that Geoff Bennett and Amna Nawaz will replace Washington veteran Judy Woodruff as anchors of the weeknight “NewsHour” at the beginning of 2023. Woodruff, 75, is leaving the daily anchor job...