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Today in History

Sep. 6, 2020 12:00 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, Sept. 6, the 250th day of 2020. There are 116 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On Sept. 6, 1997, a public funeral was held for Princess Diana at Westminster Abbey in London, six days after her death in a car crash in Paris. In Calcutta, India,...

Today in History

Sep. 5, 2020 12:00 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Saturday, Sept. 5, the 249th day of 2020. There are 117 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 5, 1972, the Palestinian group Black September attacked the Israeli Olympic delegation at the Munich Games, killing 11 Israelis and a police officer. German...

FILE - Actress Elizabeth Debicki appears during a portrait session at the 76th edition of the Venice Film Festival, in Venice, Italy, on Sept. 7, 2019.  Debicki stars in the Christopher Nolan film

Elizabeth Debicki rises to the challenge in ‘Tenet’

Sep. 4, 2020 2:13 PM EDT

It was Christopher Nolan’s producer and wife, Emma Thomas, who suggested he watch Steve McQueen’s “Widows” and take a look at Elizabeth Debicki. She’d been blown away by her performance as the beleaguered Alice and thought the Australian actor might be right for the female lead...

Today in History

Sep. 3, 2020 12:00 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Thursday, Sept. 3, the 247th day of 2020. There are 119 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 3, 2005, President George W. Bush ordered more than 7,000 active duty forces to the Gulf Coast as his administration intensified efforts to rescue Katrina...

FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2020, file photo, Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex leave Canada House in London. Six months after detangling their work lives from the British royal family, the couple have signed a multiyear deal with Netflix. According to a statement Wednesday, they plan to produce nature series, documentaries and children’s programming through a new production company. The two recently relocated to Santa Barbara, California, with baby Archie.  (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File)

Prince Harry and Meghan sign production deal with Netflix

Sep. 2, 2020 12:46 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have a new home: Netflix. Six months after detangling their work lives from the British royal family, Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, have signed a multiyear deal to produce nature series, documentaries and children's programming for the streamer, according...

Today in History

Aug. 31, 2020 12:00 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Monday, Aug. 31, the 244th day of 2020. There are 122 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 31, 1997, Prince Charles brought Princess Diana home for the last time, escorting the body of his former wife to a Britain that was shocked, grief-stricken and...

Today in History

Aug. 30, 2020 12:00 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, Aug. 30, the 243rd day of 2020. There are 123 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 30, 1967, the Senate confirmed the appointment of Thurgood Marshall as the first Black justice on the U.S. Supreme Court. On this date: In 1797, Mary...

Today in History

Aug. 28, 2020 12:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Friday, Aug. 28, the 241st day of 2020. There are 125 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 28, 1963, more than 200,000 people listened as the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech in front of the Lincoln...

FILE - Actress Elizabeth Debicki poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'The Burnt Orange Heresy' at the 76th edition of the Venice Film Festival, Venice, Italy, in a Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019 file photo.  Elizabeth Debicki will play the Princess of Wales in seasons five and six of “The Crown,” the Netflix series announced Sunday, Aug. 16, 2020. (Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP, File)

Elizabeth Debicki to play Princess Diana on 'The Crown'

Aug. 16, 2020 3:30 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — “The Crown” has found its Princess Diana. Elizabeth Debicki will play the Princess of Wales in seasons five and six of “The Crown,” the Netflix series announced Sunday. Debicki will join a new cast for the series that includes Imelda Staunton as Queen Elizabeth,...

This image released by O&MDKC shows, from left, Judy Kaye, Erin Davie, Roe Hartrampf and Jeanna de Waal who will appear in the upcoming musical “Diana,” which tells the story of the late Diana Spencer. The production, which started previews on Broadway in early March but never officially opened due to the pandemic, is coming to Netflix. (Gavin Bond/O&MDKC via AP)

Broadway musical 'Diana' to bypass closed stage for Netflix

Aug. 12, 2020 10:01 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Broadway musical “Diana” isn't waiting for theaters to reopen in New York to offer its show to a live audience — it's going to Netflix. In an unconventional step, the cast and crew will reunite in an empty theater to perform the musical for cameras and put the...