BC-AP Entertainment and Arts Digest,1st Ld-Writethru

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FILM-INEQUALITY STUDY — A new study of the movie industry finds that despite widespread discussion about inequality in Hollywood, little has changed on the screen and behind the camera. AN AP EXCLUSIVE. By Film Writer Jake Coyle. UPCOMING: 900 words, EMBARGOED by source until 5 p.m., photos, video, interactive.


TV-FOX-CARLSON — Former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson has settled her sexual harassment lawsuit against network ex-CEO Roger Ailes. SENT: 125 words. Will be updated.

BILL COSBY — Bill Cosby’s defense team will have a new look when the actor returns to court Tuesday in Philadelphia for a hearing in his sexual assault case. Cosby has streamlined his legal team as the felony case heads to trial and dropped his media handler. By Maryclaire Dale. SENT: 440 words, photos. Will be updated following 1 p.m. hearing.

FILM-TORONTO FILM FESTIVAL — At this year’s Toronto International Film Festival, the buzz is for the taking. Awards hopefuls and many, many others will descend on the fall’s premiere launching pad. A look at this year’s highlights. By Film Writer Jake Coyle. UPCOMING: 800 words by 4 p.m., photos.

TV-Q&A-NARCOS — Pedro Pascal and Boyd Holbrook talk about season two of their Netflix series, “Narcos,” now streaming on Netflix. By Alicia Rancilio. UPCOMING: 500 words, video.

MISS AMERICA-PRELIMINARIES — The process of picking a new Miss America gets underway Tuesday night in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The first night of preliminary competition is to begin at Boardwalk Hall in the city where the pageant began in 1921 as a way to extend the summer tourist season beyond Labor Day weekend. By Wayne Parry. SENT: 90 words, photos. Winners of first-night preliminary competition are expected to be named around 10:30 p.m.

MISS AMERICA-GAYS AND LESBIANS — After competing in pageants for generations in the closet or working behind the scenes, gays and lesbians finally get to see one of their own take one of pageantry’s biggest stages. Miss Missouri, Erin O’ Flaherty, will compete for the Miss America crown this weekend in Atlantic City, New Jersey, as the first openly lesbian contestant. By Wayne Parry. SENT: 695 words, photos.

PEOPLE-CHEVY CHASE — Chevy Chase has checked into a rehab facility in Minnesota for treatment for an alcohol-related problem. SENT: 110 words, photos.

BRET MICHAELS-CELLPHONE STOLEN — Ex-Poison frontman Bret Michaels says two thieves stole his cellphone while he was onstage during a recent performance in New Hampshire. SENT: 125 words, photos.







FILM-CAMERAPERSON — Kristen Johnson has for years been a top cinematographer for documentaries, including Laura Poitras’ “Citizenfour” and Michael Moore’s “Fahrenheit 9/11.” In her own “Cameraperson,” Johnson stitches together outtakes from her years in war zones and elsewhere — moments that resonated for different reasons — along with footage from her own life. The result is a striking kind of memoir. By Film Writer Jake Coyle. UPCOMING Wednesday: 700 words by 3 p.m., photos.

FILM-SULLY — “Sully” stars Tom Hanks and Aaron Eckhart talk about bringing the behind-the-scenes story of the Miracle on the Hudson to the big screen. By Film Writer Lindsey Bahr. UPCOMING Wednesday: 700 words by 3 p.m., photos.

NY FASHION WEEK-WATCH — New York Fashion Week kicks off. By Jocelyn Noveck and Leanne Italie. UPCOMING Wednesday: 750 words, photos, video.

NY FASHION WEEK-KANYE — As Fashion Week kicks off, Kanye West debuts Yeezy 4. By Leanne Italie. UPCOMING Wednesday: 750 words, photos.

NY FASHION WEEK-TOM FORD — As Fashion Week kicks off, Tom Ford returns to the runway in New York. By Jocelyn Noveck. UPCOMING Wednesday: 750 words by 10 p.m., photos.

HUDSON RIVER ARTISTS — On either side of the Hudson River, two artists’ homes tell the story of that famous genre of American landscape painting known as the Hudson River School, and there’s no better time to visit than autumn. By Beth J. Harpaz. UPCOMING Wednesday: 600 words by noon, photos.

HOMES-MUSEUM TO HOME — Sometimes when you visit a museum exhibit you might be so taken with an item — a striking textile, say, or a cool artwork — that you’d love to own something just like it. Museums are feeling you. Many have robust licensing programs with design firms and manufacturers. By Kim Cook. UPCOMING Wednesday: 750 words by 3 p.m., photos.



FILM REVIEW-AUTHOR: THE JT LEROY STORY. By Film Writer Lindsey Bahr. UPCOMING: 650 words by 3 p.m. Tuesday, photos.

FILM REVIEW-SULLY. By Film Writer Jake Coyle. UPCOMING: 650 words by 3 p.m. Wednesday, photos.

FILM REVIEWS PLANNED FOR NEXT WEEK: “Snowden,” ”Bridget Jones’s Baby,” ”Blair Witch.”

BOOK REVIEW-THE PIGEON TUNNEL, BY JOHN LE CARRE. Reviewed by Carla K. Johnson. SENT Tuesday: 590 words.

BOOK REVIEW-MAD ENCHANTMENT, BY ROSS KING. Reviewed by Christopher Sullivan. SENT TUESDAY: 700 words.

BOOK REVIEW-BEST.STATE.EVER., BY DAVE BARRY. Reviewed by Will Lester. UPCOMING Tuesday: 500 words.

BOOK REVIEW-THE RISEN, BY RON RASH. Reviewed by Kendal Weaver. UPCOMING Tuesday: 340 words.




LONDON — The cast of the new Bridget Jones movie talk about the film.

VENICE, Italy — Director Ana Lily Amirpour and her cast members talk about “The Bad Batch,” a love story set in a community of cannibals.

VENICE, Italy — “Une Vie,” directed by Stephane Brize, premieres at the Venice Film Festival.

VENICE, Italy — Ana Lily Amirpour’s “The Bad Batch” premieres at the Venice Film Festival.


LONDON — Renee Zellweger talks about her new film.

FILE — Chevy Chase enters rehab.


VENICE, Italy — Emma Stone recalls her “magical” first experience of being on a film set.

NEW YORK — Chef Emeril Legasse talks about his philosophy to learn every day and why he’s not a fan of cooking competition shows.

LOS ANGELES — Stars of the TV drama “Queen Sugar” share the lessons they have learned from Oprah Winfrey.

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