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KERA North Texas
In Tom Wolfe's 'Kingdom,' Speech Is The One Weird Trickand Fifty and Shades of Grey. The Kingdom of Speech is Tom Wolfe's first non-f
In Tom Wolfe's 'Kingdom,' Speech Is The One Weird Trick
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
and Fifty and Shades of Grey. The Kingdom of Speech is Tom Wolfe's first non-fiction book in 16 years. Wolfe tells NPR's Scott Simon that speech is "the attribute of attributes," because it's so unrelated to most other things about animals.... Read more
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Philly.com
Scott Simon is ready to take on WawaYou've got to hand it to Scott Simon, who turned 56 Tuesday. The man has coura
Scott Simon is ready to take on Wawa
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
You've got to hand it to Scott Simon, who turned 56 Tuesday. The man has courage, taking on the challenge of trying to revitalize Swiss Farms, a convenience store chain headquartered here in the heart of Wawa Land. With its corporate offices in... Read more
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CBS News
Apple is making a change to Siri at Barbra Streisand's requestsinger and director apparently was dismayed to discover that Siri has been misp
Apple is making a change to Siri at Barbra Streisand's request
CBS News / Posted 7 days ago
singer and director apparently was dismayed to discover that Siri has been mispronouncing her name. So she told NPR’s Scott Simon that she called Apple CEO Tim Cook and he promised to correct it. Here’s a snippet of the conversation, which... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Barbra Streisand personally asked Tim Cook to fix her biggest gripe with Siri — and he didhave him fix our Siri problems, but Barbra Streisand can. The world-renowned s
Barbra Streisand personally asked Tim Cook to fix her biggest gripe with Siri — and he did
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
have him fix our Siri problems, but Barbra Streisand can. The world-renowned singer and actress recently revealed to NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been mispronouncing her name all along — and she personally asked Tim Cook to fix it. Siri... Read more
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Macworld
Barbra Streisand says Apple is updating Siri on Sept. 30all would be, went on NPR (as you do), and spilled the happy beans. In an inter
Barbra Streisand says Apple is updating Siri on Sept. 30
Macworld / Posted 9 days ago
all would be, went on NPR (as you do), and spilled the happy beans. In an interview on Weekend Edition Saturday, she told Scott Simon that Apple would have an update for this pressing issue on September 30. Wait, the last day of September? That... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Barbra Streisand personally asked Tim Cook to fix her biggest gripe with Siri — and he didhave him fix our Siri problems, but Barbra Streisand can. The world-renowned s
Barbra Streisand personally asked Tim Cook to fix her biggest gripe with Siri — and he did
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
have him fix our Siri problems, but Barbra Streisand can. The world-renowned singer and actress recently revealed to NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been mispronouncing her name all along — and she personally asked Tim Cook to fix it. Siri... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Barbra Streisand personally asked Tim Cook to fix her biggest gripe with Siri — and he didhave him fix our Siri problems, but Barbra Streisand can. The world-renowned s
Barbra Streisand personally asked Tim Cook to fix her biggest gripe with Siri — and he did
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
have him fix our Siri problems, but Barbra Streisand can. The world-renowned singer and actress recently revealed to NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been mispronouncing her name all along — and she personally asked Tim Cook to fix it. Siri... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciationis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciation
Local 10 Miami / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand said.... Read more
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News 8000
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciationis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciation
News 8000 / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand said.... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciationis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciation
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand said.... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciationis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciation
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand said.... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Barbra Streisand called Apple because Siri mispronounces nameis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Apple because Siri mispronounces name
KTXS Abilene / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand said.... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Barbra Streisand called Apple because Siri mispronounces nameis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Apple because Siri mispronounces name
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand said.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciationis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciation
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand said.... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciationis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciation
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand said.... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciationis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciation
KTVZ Bend / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand said.... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciationis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciation
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand said.... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Barbra Streisand called Apple because Siri mispronounces nameis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Apple because Siri mispronounces name
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand said.... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciationis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciation
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand said.... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Barbra Streisand called Apple because Siri mispronounces nameis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Apple because Siri mispronounces name
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand said.... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Barbra Streisand called Apple because Siri mispronounces nameis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Apple because Siri mispronounces name
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand said.... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciationis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciation
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand said.... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciationis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Apple to fix pronunciation
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand said.... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Barbra Streisand called Apple because Siri mispronounces nameis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Apple because Siri mispronounces name
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand said.... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Barbra Streisand called Tim Cook because Siri mispronounces her nameis upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple
Barbra Streisand called Tim Cook because Siri mispronounces her name
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 9 days ago
is upset about her iPhone mispronouncing her name. So she decided to call Apple's CEO. The star recently told NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been saying "Streizand," instead of "Streisand." "She pronounces my name wrong," Streisand... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Barbra Streisand asks Apple to fix how Siri pronounces her namealso said, “So let’s see if that happens because I will be thrilled.” The topi
Barbra Streisand asks Apple to fix how Siri pronounces her name
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
also said, “So let’s see if that happens because I will be thrilled.” The topic about Siri came when the show’s host Scott Simon played a naughty game on his iPhone, Daily Mail reported. “May I ask a question of my iPhone while you’re with... Read more
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Mashable
Barbara Streisand says she got Apple's Tim Cook to make a special change to Siricontacted Apple CEO Tim Cook to get the pronunciation of her name fixed on Siri
Barbara Streisand says she got Apple's Tim Cook to make a special change to Siri
Mashable / Posted 9 days ago
contacted Apple CEO Tim Cook to get the pronunciation of her name fixed on Siri — and he agreed to do it. When show host Scott Simon decided to test Siri on air by asking a question that would bring up Streisand's name, Siri delivered but,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
For 99th birthday, Passaic woman gets a letter from President ObamaPASSAIC – Vera Scott received several cards from her friends and family on Sund
For 99th birthday, Passaic woman gets a letter from President Obama
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
PASSAIC – Vera Scott received several cards from her friends and family on Sunday commemorating her 99th birthday, but there was one card in particular that truly surprised her. President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama had sent her a letter... Read more
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CNET
Barbra Streisand: I called Tim Cook to get Siri to pronounce my name rightme tell you about pain. Actually, let Barbra Streisand tell you. In a surely
Barbra Streisand: I called Tim Cook to get Siri to pronounce my name right
CNET / Posted 10 days ago
me tell you about pain. Actually, let Barbra Streisand tell you. In a surely unrehearsed moment, interviewer Scott Simon asked her about Siri. Streisand revealed the extreme distress Apple's personal assistant had caused her. "She... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Brother Of Omran Daqneesh, Bloodied Syrian Boy Pictured In Viral Image, Has Diediconic. "The little boy looks tragically resigned to the bombs, blood, and scr
Brother Of Omran Daqneesh, Bloodied Syrian Boy Pictured In Viral Image, Has Died
KPBS San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
iconic. "The little boy looks tragically resigned to the bombs, blood, and screams that run through his world," as NPR's Scott Simon commented. "Aleppo has been besieged by war for almost all his life." Morning Edition's Noor Wazwaz reached... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Brother Of Omran Daqneesh, Bloodied Syrian Boy Pictured In Viral Image, Has Diediconic. "The little boy looks tragically resigned to the bombs, blood, and scr
Brother Of Omran Daqneesh, Bloodied Syrian Boy Pictured In Viral Image, Has Died
KERA North Texas / Posted 10 days ago
iconic. "The little boy looks tragically resigned to the bombs, blood, and screams that run through his world," as NPR's Scott Simon commented. "Aleppo has been besieged by war for almost all his life." Morning Edition's Noor Wazwaz reached... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Barbra Streisand On Broadway, Hollywood — And Siri"You know, we really need other actors who can sing!'" In a stolen moment betw
Barbra Streisand On Broadway, Hollywood — And Siri
KERA North Texas / Posted 11 days ago
"You know, we really need other actors who can sing!'" In a stolen moment between tour stops, Streisand spoke with NPR's Scott Simon about making the album, leaving Broadway for Hollywood and how she convinced Apple to change the way Siri... Read more
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KERA North Texas
'Googly-Eyed' Stubby Squid Captures Internet's Attentionthis week, and Samantha Wishnak, one of the science fellows on board the Nautil
'Googly-Eyed' Stubby Squid Captures Internet's Attention
KERA North Texas / Posted 11 days ago
this week, and Samantha Wishnak, one of the science fellows on board the Nautilius that captured the cephalopod on video spoke with NPR's Scott Simon about their endearing discovery. Copyright 2016 NPR. To see more, visit http://ww... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
'Googly-Eyed' Stubby Squid Captures Internet's Attentionthis week, and Samantha Wishnak, one of the science fellows on board the Nautil
'Googly-Eyed' Stubby Squid Captures Internet's Attention
KPBS San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
this week, and Samantha Wishnak, one of the science fellows on board the Nautilius that captured the cephalopod on video spoke with NPR's Scott Simon about their endearing discovery. Copyright 2016 NPR. To see more, visit http://ww... Read more
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KERA North Texas
#NeverTrump Candidate McMullin Envisions A Country Of Understanding And Respectvote, giving Hillary Clinton an avenue to win what has traditionally been a red
#NeverTrump Candidate McMullin Envisions A Country Of Understanding And Respect
KERA North Texas / Posted 11 days ago
vote, giving Hillary Clinton an avenue to win what has traditionally been a red state. In an interview with NPR's Scott Simon, McMullin argued he is the best candidate on national security. He also spoke about his stance on the Affordable... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
#NeverTrump Candidate McMullin Envisions A Country Of Understanding And Respectvote, giving Hillary Clinton an avenue to win what has traditionally been a red
#NeverTrump Candidate McMullin Envisions A Country Of Understanding And Respect
KPBS San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
vote, giving Hillary Clinton an avenue to win what has traditionally been a red state. In an interview with NPR's Scott Simon, McMullin argued he is the best candidate on national security. He also spoke about his stance on the Affordable... Read more
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Philly.com
Philly's own Leslie Odom Jr. may commit to 'Murder'remake of Murder on the Orient Express, according to Variety. Multi-hyphenate
Philly's own Leslie Odom Jr. may commit to 'Murder'
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
remake of Murder on the Orient Express, according to Variety. Multi-hyphenate Branagh will co-produce with Ridley Scott, Simon Kinberg and Mark Gordon, and direct and star as detective Hercule Poirot, a role handled brilliantly by Albert... Read more
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Variety
‘Hamilton’ Star Leslie Odom Jr. in Talks to Join ‘Murder on the Orient Express’York. The film was nominated for six Academy Awards and earned Bergman an Oscar
‘Hamilton’ Star Leslie Odom Jr. in Talks to Join ‘Murder on the Orient Express’
Variety / Posted 14 days ago
York. The film was nominated for six Academy Awards and earned Bergman an Oscar. Branagh will produce the film with Ridley Scott, Simon Kinberg and Mark Gordon. Michael Schaefer and Aditya Sood will also produce in some capacity. James Prichard,... Read more
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Billboard
Tony Bennett's Season of Celebration: At 90, the Singer Reflects On A Life Rich with Collaborations, from Frank Sinatra to Lady Gagaon longtime label Columbia Records. In mid-November Harper Collins will publish
Tony Bennett's Season of Celebration: At 90, the Singer Reflects On A Life Rich with Collaborations, from Frank Sinatra to Lady Gaga
Billboard / Posted 20 days ago
on longtime label Columbia Records. In mid-November Harper Collins will publish Just Getting Started (co-written with NPR’s Scott Simon), a book devoted to the people and places that have inspired Bennett. Born Anthony Benedetto on Aug. 3, 1926, in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State outdoor hall banquet setannual banquet Friday at the Statehouse Convention Center. This year's inducte
State outdoor hall banquet set
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
annual banquet Friday at the Statehouse Convention Center. This year's inductees are Rodney Herndon of Hot Springs and Scott Simon and Steve "Wildman" Wilson, both of Little Rock. John Olin will receive the Arkansas Game and Fish Foundation's... Read more
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dna
Angelina Jolie was never part of 'Murder on the Orient Express' remakePoirot as he tries to figure out which passenger is the murderer. Sidney Lumet
Angelina Jolie was never part of 'Murder on the Orient Express' remake
dna / Posted 26 days ago
Poirot as he tries to figure out which passenger is the murderer. Sidney Lumet previously made a version of Christie's novel in 1974 with Albert Finney as Poirot. Branagh will produce the film with Ridley Scott, Simon Kinberg and Ma... Read more
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AceShowbiz
Angelina Jolie Will Not Star in Kenneth Branagh's 'Murder on the Orient Express'it from a script by Michael Green (untitled Blade Runner project). Branagh will
Angelina Jolie Will Not Star in Kenneth Branagh's 'Murder on the Orient Express'
AceShowbiz / Posted 26 days ago
it from a script by Michael Green (untitled Blade Runner project). Branagh will also produce the movie along with Ridley Scott, Simon Kinberg, Mark Gordon, Michael Schaefer and Aditya Sood. James Prichard and Hilary Strong will executive produce,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Angelina Jolie not boarding Murder On The Orient Expressbe joining his production. Kenneth, 55, is also producing the film as part of
Angelina Jolie not boarding Murder On The Orient Express
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
be joining his production. Kenneth, 55, is also producing the film as part of a heavyweight team which includes Ridley Scott, Simon Kinberg and Mark Gordon, while James Prichard, the Agatha Christie's great-grandson, is executive... Read more
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Variety
Angelina Jolie No Longer Boarding ‘Murder on the Orient Express’who portrayed a Swedish missionary, an Oscar. It was also a commercial success.
Angelina Jolie No Longer Boarding ‘Murder on the Orient Express’
Variety / Posted 27 days ago
who portrayed a Swedish missionary, an Oscar. It was also a commercial success. Branagh will produce the film with Ridley Scott, Simon Kinberg and Mark Gordon. Michael Schaefer and Aditya Sood will also produce in some capacity. James Prichard,... Read more
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Billboard
Tony Bennett on Planning New Album With Lady Gaga and Turning 90: 'I'm Very Content'however, Bennett will be publishing a new memoir, Just Getting Started, which w
Tony Bennett on Planning New Album With Lady Gaga and Turning 90: 'I'm Very Content'
Billboard / Posted 28 days ago
however, Bennett will be publishing a new memoir, Just Getting Started, which was co-written with NPR Weekend Edition host Scott Simon. Due out Nov. 15, the book focuses on Bennett's encounters and relationships with other artists and notable... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Today’s entertainment pickswith opportunities. FACT’s headquarters is at 180 N. Park Ave., downtown. NPR
Today’s entertainment picks
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted a month ago
with opportunities. FACT’s headquarters is at 180 N. Park Ave., downtown. NPR radio host to give lecture YOUNGSTOWN Scott Simon, an award-winning journalist, best-selling author and host of National Public Radio’s Weekend Edition, will... Read more

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