• In this April 30, 2016 file photo, Jesse Williams attend the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington. Williams, of ABC's "Grey's Anatomy," is an executive producer and is interviewed in the film, "Stay Woke: the Black Lives Matter Movement." It airs Thursday at 9 p.m. EDT on BET. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

    ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ actor helps produce BET documentary

    NEW YORK (AP) — Actor Jesse Williams says he sees BET’s documentary premiering Thursday on the Black Lives Matter movement as a time capsule capturing the conditions that led to the group’s formation.

  • Actors Riley Keough, Sasha Lane, director Andrea Arnold, and Shia Labeouf, from left, pose for photographers during a photo call for the film American Honey at the 69th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Sunday, May 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)

    In highlights of Cannes, a hush falls over the festival

    CANNES, France (AP) — Full of booing critics, shouting photographers and interminable standing ovations, the Cannes Film Festival is a non-stop cacophony broken only by the two (or three) -hour reprieve between a movie’s opening and closing credits.

  • In this Sept. 10, 2013 file photo, Democratic mayoral hopeful Anthony Weiner makes his concession speech in midtown New York after losing the election to Bill de Blasio. Weiner is the subject of a documentary by Elyse Steinberg and Josh Kriegman, opening Friday, May 20, 2016, in limited release. (AP Photo/Jin Lee, File)

    ‘Weiner’ explores nuance in disgraced politician’s scandal

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Directors Josh Kriegman and Elyse Steinberg had always intended to try to elevate disgraced politician Anthony Weiner’s story above the sensationalism of the sexting scandal that effectively ended his congressional career. What they didn’t know, however, was that it was going to happen again while they were filming.