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UPDATES

MONDAY, FEB. 8

STREAMING TV CRUNCH — Some television companies are balking as more people watch shows online, and they may start delaying the release of shows to streaming services like Netflix and Hulu. By Anick Jesdanun. UPCOMING: 950 words by 11 a.m., photos.

OSCARS-NOMINEES LUNCH — Nominees for the 88th Annual Academy Awards gather at the annual lunch celebrating that it’s just nice to be nominated. By Film Writer Lindsey Bahr. UPCOMING: 500 words by 6 p.m., photos video.

MUSIC-GRAMMYWATCH-DAVE COBB — Grammy-nominated producer Dave Cobb has turned into one of Nashville’s hottest producers after years of working with artists outside of country music’s mainstream. He’s cultivated a circle of artists such as Chris Stapleton and Jason Isbell whose critical successes have led to multiple award nominations. By Kristin M. Hall. UPCOMING 500 words by 3 p.m., photos.

TV-CBS-GOOD WIFE — CBS used the Super Bowl as a platform to announce the imminent end of the network’s most critically-acclaimed show, the Sunday night drama “The Good Wife” starring Julianna Margulies. SENT: 135 words. Story will be updated after 1 p.m. EST press conference.

THEATER-TUCK EVERLASTING — Andrew Keenan-Bolger isn’t tapping into his vulnerable side for his next Broadway role. He’s trying to be utterly fearless in “Tuck Everlasting.” By Drama Writer Mark Kennedy. UPCOMING 600 words by 11 a.m., photos.

SUPER BOWL-HALFTIME SHOW — Give Chris Martin and Coldplay credit: It takes a certain lack of ego for musicians to essentially let themselves be upstaged at their own Super Bowl show. By David Bauder. SENT: 540 words, photos.

PEOPLE-FLAVOR FLAV — The entertainer Flavor Flav is due to face a Las Vegas judge on misdemeanor driving under the influence, speeding and marijuana possession charges stemming from a vehicle stop last May. SENT: 130 words.

INDIA-COLDPLAY CRITICIZED — British rock band Coldplay’s latest music video has triggered a debate in India over its portrayal of the country with critics accusing its producers of showing stereotypical images of India with Hindu holy men, peacocks and colorful festivals. SENT: 120 words.

SPAIN-PUPPETEERS ARRESTED — Madrid city hall apologized Monday to parents for exposing their children to a violent puppet show, but says jailing the puppeteers for allegedly praising terrorism was disproportionate. SENT: 460 words.

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UPCOMING:

YOUTUBE RED-ORIGINAL PROGRAMMING — YouTube is attempting to make some noise with a slate of original series and shows debuting Wednesday for YouTube Red, the subscription service the streaming site launched last October. By Entertainment Writer Derrik J. Lang. UPCOMING Tuesday: 800 words, photos.

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REVIEWS:

BOOK REVIEW-FIND HER, BY LISA GARDNER. Reviewed by Jeff Ayers. UPCOMING Monday: 200 words, photos

BOOK REVIEW-AND THEN ALL HELL BROKE LOOSE. Reviewed by Jerry Harkavy. UPCOMING Monday: 400 words, photos.

FILM REVIEW-DEADPOOL. By Film Writer Lindsey Bahr. UPCOMING: 650 words by 6 p.m. Monday, photos.

FILM REVIEW-HOW TO BE SINGLE. By Film Writer Jake Coyle. UPCOMING: 650 words by 3 p.m. Thursday. (Review embargoed by studio.)

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VIDEO:

COMING UP ON ENTERTAINMENT DAILY NEWS

LONDON — Hozier talks about his latest single ‘Work Song’ and finally having the time to work on his new album

LONDON— The cast of “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” discuss mixing blood and guts with Jane Austen. +++FILE DELIVERY 1300+++

BERLIN— Preparations under way for this year’s Berlin Film Festival

LONDON — Hozier reflects on the unexpected success of his debut smash single “Take me to Church” and the weirdest place he’s heard it

NASHVILLE — Grammy nominated producer of the year Dave Cobb talks about his breakout year with Chris Stapleton.

BEVERLY HILLS, California — Oscar nominees attend annual luncheon, field media questions +++FILE DELIVERY 2100+++

Broadcast video already available

SANTA CLARA — A review of the Super Bowl 50 halftime show starring Coldplay and Beyoncé

SANTA CLARA —Highlights of the Super Bowl 50 halftime show starring Coldplay and Beyoncé

SANTA CLARA —Seal talks about performing at the Super Bowl 50 Tailgate Party, and chats about his favorite football player

SANTA CLARA— Sam Hunt plays at Super Bowl 50 Tailgate party

NEW YORK —Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders appears on ‘Saturday Night Live’

RIO DE JANIERO —Rio’s top samba schools perform

COMING UP ON CELEBRITY EXTRA

LOS ANGELES —Chris Pine and his ‘Finest Hours’ co-stars on the challenges of the Boston accent

LOS ANGELES —Marlon Wayans gest fit and gives up sweets for ‘Fifty Shades of Black’

LONDON —The young stars of the ‘Goosebumps’ movie recall their first auditions

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