Arts and entertainment

FILE - In this July 20, 2017 file photo, Dylan O'Brien appears at the "Teen Wolf" panel on during Comic-Con International in San Diego. O'Brien said Monday that filming his starring role in "American Assassin" helped him recover from serious injuries he sustained on the the set of "The Maze Runner: The Death Cure" in March 2016. (Photo by Al Powers/Invision/AP, File)
July 26, 2017 - 8:58 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dylan O'Brien says that sticking with his lead role in the action movie "American Assassin" helped him recover from a traumatic accident during filming of a "Maze Runner" sequel in March 2016. O'Brien told The Associated Press on Monday that being back on a set was a necessary...
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Activist Kwame Rose, left, and youth organizer Makayla Gilliam-Price participate in the "Baltimore Rising" panel during the HBO Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
July 26, 2017 - 8:36 pm
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The producers and participants in "Baltimore Rising" say national and local media sensationalized the protests that erupted after the death of Freddie Gray, but that their new documentary humanizes the narrative. Activists Kwame Rose and Makayla Gilliam-Price appeared...
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Activist Kwame Rose, left, and youth organizer Makayla Gilliam-Price participate in the "Baltimore Rising" panel during the HBO Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
July 26, 2017 - 8:36 pm
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The producers and participants in "Baltimore Rising" say national and local media sensationalized the protests that erupted after the death of Freddie Gray, but that their new documentary humanizes the narrative. Activists Kwame Rose and Makayla Gilliam-Price appeared...
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FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2015 file photo, creator-showrunners David Benioff, left, and D.B. Weiss accept the award for outstanding writing for a drama series for "Game Of Thrones" at the 67th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. HBO’s announcement, Wednesday, July 19, 2017, that Benioff and Weiss will follow "Game of Thrones" with an HBO series in which slavery remains legal in the modern-day South drew fire on social media from those who fear that a pair of white producers are unfit to tell that story and that telling it will glorify racism. The series, “Confederate,” will take place in an alternate timeline where the southern states have successfully seceded from the Union and formed a nation in which legalized slavery has evolved into a modern institution. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
July 26, 2017 - 8:14 pm
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — HBO's programming chief said the cable channel erred in how it unveiled plans for a series envisioning modern Southern slavery, but he defended "Confederate" against sharp criticism it drew on social media. "I would file this under, 'hindsight is 20-20,'" programming...
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FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2015 file photo, creator-showrunners David Benioff, left, and D.B. Weiss accept the award for outstanding writing for a drama series for "Game Of Thrones" at the 67th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. HBO’s announcement, Wednesday, July 19, 2017, that Benioff and Weiss will follow "Game of Thrones" with an HBO series in which slavery remains legal in the modern-day South drew fire on social media from those who fear that a pair of white producers are unfit to tell that story and that telling it will glorify racism. The series, “Confederate,” will take place in an alternate timeline where the southern states have successfully seceded from the Union and formed a nation in which legalized slavery has evolved into a modern institution. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
July 26, 2017 - 8:14 pm
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — HBO's programming chief said the cable channel erred in how it unveiled plans for a series envisioning modern Southern slavery, but he defended "Confederate" against sharp criticism it drew on social media. "I would file this under, 'hindsight is 20-20,'" programming...
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Director/producer Susan Lacy speaks in the "Spielberg" panel during the HBO Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
July 26, 2017 - 7:52 pm
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Steven Spielberg isn't afraid to talk about his flops. Filmmaker Susan Lacy says the celebrated director opens up about his life and career in "Spielberg." It's a new documentary premiering October 7 on HBO. Lacy told the Television Critics Association on Wednesday that...
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Director/producer Susan Lacy speaks in the "Spielberg" panel during the HBO Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
July 26, 2017 - 7:52 pm
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Steven Spielberg isn't afraid to talk about his flops. Filmmaker Susan Lacy says the celebrated director opens up about his life and career in "Spielberg." It's a new documentary premiering October 7 on HBO. Lacy told the Television Critics Association on Wednesday that...
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FILE- In this July 12, 2017, file photo, Jon Stewart presents the Pat Tillman award for service at the ESPYS at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. HBO announced Wednesday, July 26, that Stewart will return to the network for his first stand-up special since 1996. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
July 26, 2017 - 7:37 pm
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Jon Stewart is bringing his comedy to HBO. The network announced Wednesday that Stewart will return to the network for his first stand-up special since 1996. Stewart is also set to host the "Night of Too Many Stars" tribute in November benefiting Next for Autism, which...
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FILE- In this July 12, 2017, file photo, Jon Stewart presents the Pat Tillman award for service at the ESPYS at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. HBO announced Wednesday, July 26, that Stewart will return to the network for his first stand-up special since 1996. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
July 26, 2017 - 7:37 pm
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Jon Stewart is bringing his comedy to HBO. The network announced Wednesday that Stewart will return to the network for his first stand-up special since 1996. Stewart is also set to host the "Night of Too Many Stars" tribute in November benefiting Next for Autism, which...
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This image released by Annapurna Pictures shows a scene from "Detroit." (Francois Duhamel/Annapurna Pictures via AP)
July 26, 2017 - 7:01 pm
There is no nice or pretty way to tell a story about the systemic oppression and mistreatment of black people in the United States. It's fitting then that Kathryn Bigelow's "Detroit ," an account of the murders of three unarmed black men that took place in the Algiers Motel in late July 1967, is...
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