News Nuggets: Biopic ‘Diana’ scheduled for limited release November 1

Diana,” the upcoming biopic about the late Princess of Wales starring Naomi Watts, is scheduled for a limited national release on November 1.

A look back at the life and career of Julie Harris, five-time Tony-winning actress who died on Saturday, August 24, at age 87. Los Angeles Times

Actor John Gallagher Jr. talks about his roles in HBO’s “The Newsroom” and the independent drama “Short Term 12,” and reminisces about winning a Tony Award for “Spring Awakening.” Daily Beast

Christopher Durang‘s “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike,” winner of the 2013 Tony Award for Best Play, ended its Broadway run on Sunday, August 25. Broadway World

Genre shows continue to struggle for recognition at the Emmys, despite occasional breakthroughs by shows like “The X-Files,” “Lost,” and this year top nominees “Game of Thrones” and “American Horror Story: Asylum.” Deadline

Scott Feinberg analyzes the Emmys’ reality races, predicting “The Amazing Race” and “Deadliest Catch” to repeat. Hollywood Reporter

Charlie Sheen espresses his displeasure over the firing of his friend, two-time Emmy-winner Chandler Massey, from NBC soap “Days of Our Lives.” MSN

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