Entertainment News | WRHL http://www.wrhl.net/pages/index.cfm?id=507 Entertainment News 2015-04-20T09:53:18Z Entertainment News The Latest: Wheelchair champ gives wreath to Richards family 9:00 p.m. Doerr, Guirgis among Pulitzer winners in arts NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Doerr's "All the Light We Cannot See," an emotional and intimate World War II novel that has been one of the top-selling literary works of the past year, has won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. Review: Renee Fleming delightful in madcap 'Living on Love' NEW YORK (AP) — What if you produced a play about soccer players and managed to get Pele to be in it? Or convinced Ruth Bader Ginsburg to star in a show set in a courthouse? Bobby Brown's lawyer: Bobbi Kristina Brown has opened eyes ATLANTA (AP) — Bobby Brown's lawyer issued a statement Monday saying the singer's daughter has "opened her eyes" nearly three months after being found unresponsive in a bathtub in her Georgia home. More copies of Laura Ingalls Wilder memoir being printed SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota's state-owned publishing house is printing more copies of the best-selling memoir by prairie author Laura Ingalls Wilder. 'Groundhog Day' musical to premiere at London's Old Vic LONDON (AP) — A stage musical based on the time-looping movie "Groundhog Day" is to have its world-premiere production at London's Old Vic Theatre. Day after day after day. Chicano Batman spreads wings with genre-merging sound In their ruffled tuxedo shirts, the Los Angeles musicians Chicano Batman sport a retro look that evokes decades past of performers in the working-class Latino neighborhoods of their hometown. After performing for years in the city's Latin indie scene, Chicano Batman has recently won a broader following. The band opened this year on a tour of rocker Jack White and played at Coachella, the influential music festival in the California desert that closed on Sunday. It's not like this weird affirmative action type thing," frontman Bardo Martinez said of playing Coachella. Details on the 2015 Pulitzer Prize winners Details and reaction on the winners of the 2015 Pulitzer Prizes: Box Office Top 20: 'Furious 7' nears $300 million LOS ANGELES (AP) — Newcomers "Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2" and "Unfriended" were still no match for "Furious 7" in its third week in release. Universal's high-octane movie took in $29.2 million, bringing its domestic total to a stunning $294.5 million. With $1.15 billion in worldwide receipts, "Furious 7" has become the seventh highest-grossing film of all time, behind "Iron Man 3." SC paper wins Pulitzer for reporting on domestic violence NEW YORK (AP) — The Post and Courier of Charleston, South Carolina, won the Pulitzer Prize for public service Monday for an examination of the deadly toll of domestic violence, while The New York Times collected three awards and the Los Angeles Times two. US writer who fled Austria to escape Holocaust dead at 90 VIENNA (AP) — U.S. writer Frederic Morton, who became internationally recognized in part through books on the Austrian homeland that he was forced to flee because of the Holocaust, has died, his Austrian publishers said Monday. He was 90. Gronkowski parties like rock star in offseason of frivolity NEW YORK (AP) — Rob Gronkowski has perfected how to party like a rock star. Stephen Adly Guirgis wins Pulitzer for drama NEW YORK (AP) — Stephen Adly Guirgis's "Between Riverside and Crazy" has won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for drama, a play hailed by the judges for using "dark comedy to confront questions of life and death." Wolfe's 'Anthracite Fields' wins Pulitzer for music NEW YORK (AP) — Julia Wolfe's "Anthracite Fields" has won the Pulitzer Prize for music. De la Renta unveils first bridal line since designer's death NEW YORK (AP) — Peter Copping had hoped to work alongside Oscar de la Renta, but it was not to be: Just days after Copping was hired last October as artistic director of the luxury label, the legendary de la Renta passed away from cancer. Willie Nelson becomes latest celebrity in marijuana business SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Country music star Willie Nelson announced plans Monday to roll out his own brand of marijuana, capitalizing on his association with pot and the unofficial stoner holiday, 4/20. The 2015 Pulitzers, finalists in journalism and the arts The 2015 Pulitzer Prize winners and finalists, and the judges' comments: David I. Kertzer wins Pulitzer for Biography-Autobiography NEW YORK (AP) — David I. Kertzer's "The Pope and Mussolini: The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe" has won the Pulitzer Prize for biography-autobiography. Gregory Pardlo's 'Digest' wins Pulitzer Prize for poetry NEW YORK (AP) — "Digest" by Gregory Pardlo has won the Pulitzer Prize for poetry. Elizabeth A. Fenn wins Pulitzer Prize for history NEW YORK (AP) — Elizabeth A. Fenn's "Encounters at the Heart of the World: A History of the Mandan People" has won the Pulitzer Prize for history. Kolbert's 'Sixth Extinction' wins Pulitzer for nonfiction NEW YORK (AP) — The Pulitzer Prize for general nonfiction has been awarded to "The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History," by Elizabeth Kolbert. Anthony Doerr wins Pulitzer Prize for fiction NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Doerr's "All the Light We Cannot See" has won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. New York Times wins 3 Pulitzers for investigative, international reporting and photography NEW YORK (AP) — New York Times wins 3 Pulitzers for investigative, international reporting and photography . The Post and Courier of Charleston, South Carolina, wins Pulitzer Prize for public service NEW YORK (AP) — The Post and Courier of Charleston, South Carolina, wins Pulitzer Prize for public service. Cirque du Soleil sells majority stake to private equity TORONTO (AP) — The founder of the Cirque Du Soleil said Monday he is giving up the majority stake in his circus troupe that has wowed audiences worldwide for 30 years and propelled him from street performer to billionaire. David Baldacci's latest thriller is engaging "Memory Man" (Grand Central Publishing), by David Baldacci 2 in serious condition after Colorado bus crash DENVER (AP) — Two people injured when a tour bus carrying Brooklyn-based performer Twin Shadow crashed into a tractor-trailer in Colorado remain in serious condition. ESPN says Verizon's new FiOS TV packages violate agreements NEW YORK (AP) — Breaking up the cable-TV bundle won't be easy. HBO planning to deal Web pot sitcom 'High Maintenance' NEW YORK (AP) — HBO says it's going to pot by scoring the Web comedy series "High Maintenance." Music Review: Pop-rockers Mana reignite on 'Cama Incendiada' Mana, "Cama Incendiada" (Warner Music) Tom Stoppard calls it a 'frightening time' for free speech NEW YORK (AP) — Playwright Tom Stoppard said he will accept PEN's highest award next month in New York to help put a spotlight on a "frightening time" for free expression. Facing the second album challenge with Alabama Shakes NEW YORK (AP) — So many promising music careers are tripped up by the challenge of following a successful debut that its perils are an industry cliche. Tony Romo pokes fun at Pats with deflated footballs joke ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Tony Romo wants country fans to know that when he throws, his footballs are properly inflated. Vice News, NPR, CNN, WNYC win double Peabody Awards NEW YORK (AP) — Vice News won two Peabody Awards, including one for reporter Medyan Dairieh's report on Islamic state fighters, with CNN, NPR and New York public radio station WNYC also winning twice in the annual honors for electronic media. Review: 'Pleasantville' has gripping, believable plot "Pleasantville" (Harper), by Attica Locke Basses discuss being black opera singers When King Philip II of Spain faces off against the Grand Inquisitor in Verdi's "Don Carlo" at the Academy of Music, they won't just be portraying history, they'll be making a bit of it, too. In what's believed to be a first, a major opera company has cast two African-Americans in the roles. A masterful new biography of artist Isamu Noguchi "Listening to Stone: The Art and Life of Isamu Noguchi" (Farrar, Straus and Giroux), by Hayden Herrera Chinese and foreign film producers sign deals worth $2.3B BEIJING (AP) — Chinese and foreign film producers, companies and investment firms signed movie cooperation deals worth 13.8 billion RMB ($2.3 billion) on Monday, demonstrating how foreign movie makers increasingly want a piece of the growing Chinese market. A colorful account of the birth of modern art in Paris "In Montmartre: Picasso, Matisse and the Birth of Modernist Art" (Penguin Press), by Sue Roe Members of hip-hop group Migos arrested after Georgia show STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — All three members of the hip-hop group Migos face drug and weapon charges following their arrests after they left the stage at a weekend performance at Georgia Southern University, authorities said. WRHL 2015-04-21T02:53:18Z http://www.wrhl.net/pages/index.cfm?id=507