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John Legend: 'Pocketbook issues moved voters'

John Legend shared his thoughts on the 2016 election before a screening of WGN's show "Underground." Legend is the show's executive producer and guest star as abolitionist Frederick Douglass.

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Week’s premieres include Lapine’s “Mrs. Miller” at Signature and Plame drama at Arena.

A female creative team gives voice to “Ella Enchanted” at Adventure Theatre.

From the wires

‘24:Legacy’ producers apologize for using Kenya attack video

The executive producers of the new Fox television series “24: Legacy” apologized Thursday for using footage from a terror attack at a Kenya mall that killed 67 people.


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Friday, Feb. 24, 2017 | ‘Ultimate Beastmaster’ debuts on Netflix.

The former Walkmen frontman’s show with collaborator Rostam Batmanglij hints at a solo career even better than his impressive past work.

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Think it’s a joy to work with the famed sculptor’s sets? Ask the Martha Graham dancers.

New York-based cartoonist Ken Fisher — a.k.a. Ruben Bolling — wins the prize named for the Washington Post satirist.

“500 Years of Treasures From Oxford” focuses on items from the college’s first 100 years.

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Plus the winning neologisms from ScrabbleGrams ‘racks’

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Eric Heisserer was writing live-action movie adaptations for multiple Valiant Comics series when he realized he had stories to tell in Valiant's comic books as well.

This quirky, Coen-esque drama about a depressed U.S. spy will have to take a number.

Speeches at the Academy Awards often reflect the state of the world, charting protests, unrest and major news events. Here's a look back at some of the notable ones.

The author of ‘The Reluctant Fundamentalist’ returns with a novel about the Middle Eastern migrant crisis.

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Brigid Cleary and Irina Tsikurishvili drive two classic performances.

Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017 | ‘Sun Records’ debuts on CMT. ABC’s ‘HTGAWM’ finale.

Sandrine Piau infuses songs about nightly escape with earnest heartbreak and longing.

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Hugh Jackman has played Wolverine over 17 years. Critics are hailing this as his fitting swan song in the role.

“The How and the Why” and Jane Martin’s “H2O” are two powerful two-person plays.

‘Robert Lowell: Setting the River on Fire’ asks us to reexamine our beliefs about art, madness and moral responsibility.

"Attack on Gorilla City" kicks off the first part of a two-episode arc.

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