Sean Penn work­ing on doc­u­men­tary on Saudi writer’s death

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Sean Penn, right, with Yasin Ak­tay, is in Tur­key work­ing on a doc about the slay­ing of Ja­mal Khashoggi. ANKARA, TUR­KEY—A Turk­ish of­fi­cial says Sean Penn is in Tur­key work­ing on a doc­u­men­tary about the slay­ing of jour­nal­ist Ja­mal Khashoggi at the Saudi con­sulate in Is­tan­bul. Yasin Ak­tay, an ad­viser to Tur­key’s pres­i­dent, tells The As­so­ci­ated Press that the twotime Os­car win­ner in­ter­viewed him in Ankara as part of his “pre­lim­i­nary prepa­ra­tions” for the doc­u­men­tary be­fore leav­ing for Is­tan­bul where he was due to meet with Khashoggi’s fi­ancée.

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