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LONDON (Reuters Life!) – “The Mountaintop,” about civil rights campaigner Martin Luther King on the night before his assassination, scooped the best new play honor at the coveted Laurence Olivier awards on Sunday. The win for 28-year-old U.S. playwright Katori Hall at Britain’s top theater awards came as a surprise, with corporate drama “Enron” and contemporary rural story “Jerusalem … Continue reading Luther King drama "Mountaintop" wins UK play award

Sony in new music deal with Michael Jackson estate

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The King of Pop is dead; long live the King of Pop. That’s what Sony Music seemed to be saying after signing a $250 million 10-album deal for previously unreleased music and the catalog from the late Michael Jackson. The label, a unit of Sony Corp, is expected to release the first batch of new music … Continue reading Sony in new music deal with Michael Jackson estate