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AP Entertainment Digest for Friday

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SEXUAL MISCONDUCT-WEINSTEIN - Prosecutors completed their closing argument Friday at Harvey Weinstein’s rape trial by saying he considered himself such a big shot in Hollywood that he thought he could get away with treating aspiring actresses as “complete disposables.” By Michael R. Sisak and Tom Hays. SENT: 746 words, photos.

R KELLY - An updated federal indictment against R. Kelly filed in Chicago includes sex abuse allegations involving a new accuser. By Michael Tarm. SENT 300 words.

TV-ZOEY'S PLAYLIST — The music-and-dance filled "Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist,'' airing Sunday on NBC, has an unlikely origin in the devastating illness of creator Austin Winsberg's father. By TV Writer Lynn Elber. SENT: 750 words, photos.

EDIE FALCO — Emmy-winning actress Edie Falco talks about playing the Los Angeles police chief in her new CBS drama “Tommy.’’ A Q&A. By Brooke Lefferts. SENT: 846 words, photos, video.

EU-FRANCE-CESAR AWARDS - The entire leadership of the Cesar Awards, France's version of the Oscars, has stepped down in a spat over its opaque decision-making process and a dispute involving director Roman Polanski, whose new film leads this year's nominations. By Thomas Adamson. SENT: 383 words, photo.

EU—POLAND-US-HOLOCAUST - A team of U.S. award-winning documentary filmmakers working on a Holocaust-era story in Poland could face charges of unauthorized excavation work, punishable by up to two years in prison. SENT: 232 words

BOOKS-CRENSHAW — Rep. Dan Crenshaw , the Texas Republican, has a book out in April. The former Navy SEAL's book is called “Fortitude” and will combine personal memories and “no-nonsense” advice as Crenshaw addresses today’s growing political and cultural divisions. SENT: 101 words, photo.



FILM REVIEW-SONIC THE HEDGEHOG. Reviewed by AP Entertainment Writer Mark Kennedy. SENT Wednesday: 810 words, film stills.

FILM REVIEW-DOWNHILL. Reviewed by AP Film Writer Jake Coyle. SENT Wednesday: 900 words, film stills.

FILM REVIEW-THE LAST THING HE WANTED. Reviewed by AP Entertainment Writer Mark Kennedy. SENT Wednesday: 700 words, film stills.

FILM REVIEW-THE PHOTOGRAPH. Reviewed by AP Entertainment Writer Mark Kennedy. SENT Thursday: 750 words, film stills.

MUSIC REVIEW-TAME IMPALA. Reviewed by Ragan Clark. SENT: 414 words, photo.

MUSIC REVIEW-PHIL MADEIRA. Reviewed by Steven Wine. SENT Tuesday: 200 words, photo.

MUSIC REVIEW-KHRUANGBIN & LEON BRIDGES. Reviewed by Melanie J. Sims. SENT Tuesday: 260 words, photo.

BOOK REVIEW-NOBODY DOES IT BETTER by MARK A. ALTMAN AND EDWARD GROSS. Reviewed by Douglass K. Daniel. SENT Monday: 640 words, photo.

BOOK REVIEW-THE ONLY CHILD by MI-AE SEA. Reviewed by Oline H. Cogdill. SENT Monday: 300 words, photo.

BOOK REVIEW-DEAD TO HER by SARAH PINBOROUGH. Reviewed by Oline H. Cogdill. SENT Monday: 450 words, photo.

BOOK REVIEW-IN THE LAND OF MEN by ADRIENNE MILLER. Reviewed by Lincee Ray. SENT Tuesday: 250 words, photo.

BOOK REVIEW-LOVE UNSCRIPTED by OWEN NICHOLLS. Reviewed by Lincee Ray. SENT Tuesday: 300 words, photo.

BOOK REVIEW-BEEN THERE, MARRIED THAT by GIGI LEVANGIE. Reviewed by Samantha Critchell. SENT Tuesday: 360 words, photo.

BOOK REVIEW-ALL THE BEST LIES by JOANNA SCHAFFHAUSEN. Reviewed by Bruce DeSilva. SENT Tuesday: 390 words, photo.

BOOK REVIEW-THE BURN by KATHLEEN KENT. Reviewed by Oline H. Cogdill. SENT Tuesday: 350 words, photo.

BOOK REVIEW-SALT RIVER by RANDY WAYNE WHITE. Reviewed by Bruce DeSilva. SENT Tuesday: 380 words, photo.