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Pro cosplayers assemble for Holiday Cosplay Tampa Bay 2022

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

TAMPA, Fla., Nov. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Some of the nation's top pro cosplayers are assembling at the Tampa Convention Center on December 10-11 for Holiday Cosplay Tampa Bay , a new winter-themed, family-friendly comic convention that features anime, comics, science fiction and gaming as well as world-class cosplay.

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  • TAMPA, Fla., Nov. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Some of the nation's top pro cosplayers are assembling at the Tampa Convention Center on December 10-11 for Holiday Cosplay Tampa Bay , a new winter-themed, family-friendly comic convention that features anime, comics, science fiction and gaming as well as world-class cosplay.
  • "It's rare so many top cosplayers are at one convention," said Nicole Wilcox, whose cosplay name is Avera Cosplay, and is one of the eight pro cosplay guests.
  • And the pro cosplayers will be hosting panels.
  • "This is an elite team of pro cosplayers whose panels are better described as master-class instruction," Wilcox said.

Five Below $aves the Holidays With Must-Have Gifts From Top Brands That Make It Easy to “Sleigh” the Holidays With Huge $avings

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Thursday, November 17, 2022

PHILADELPHIA, PA, Nov. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Five Below, Inc. (NASDAQ: FIVE), the trend-right, extreme-value brand for tweens, teens and beyond, is bringing the splendor and joy to the holidays with gifts to cross off everybody’s shopping lists and savings that are sure to “sleigh” the season of giving. Whether they need to transform their space into a winter wonderland or trim the tree with piles of presents sure to wow, Five Below has customers covered.

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  • When customers shop at Five Below this holiday season they will discover quality gifts for the whole family and prices that are sure to $ave the Holidays and their wallets.
  • For more information about Five Below and see how to $ave the Holidays, please visit FiveBelow.com .
  • Founded in 2002 and headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Five Below today has more than 1,300 stores in 42 states.
  • For more information, please visit www.fivebelow.com or find Five Below on Instagram , TikTok , Twitter and Facebook @FiveBelow.

Genius Brands Announces 951% Revenue Growth for the 3rd Quarter of 2022

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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Nov. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Genius Brands International, Inc. (“Genius Brands”) (NASDAQ: GNUS), a global brand management company that creates, produces, broadcasts, and licenses entertainment content for children, today provided a business update and filed its 10Q financial report for the third quarter ended September 30, 2022.

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  • Specifically, revenue for the third quarter of 2022 increased by 951% to $19.7 million, compared to $1.9 million for the same quarter last year.
  • The company also expects increasing benefit from the significant synergies, efficiencies and economies of scale of the combined organizations.
  • has continued to grow both domestically in the United States and around the world in the 3rd quarter, growing both its content catalog and its global distribution footprint.
  • As of September 30, 2022, Genius Brands had current assets of $143.6 million, working capital of $32.4 million, and total stockholders equity of $128.5 million.

Filmmaker is Making Portsmouth, NH, an International Sensation in New Comedy

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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

It is the longest-running comedy in North America in 2022 according to Box Office information.

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  • It is the longest-running comedy in North America in 2022 according to Box Office information.
  • The first week on sale, it ranked as the #11 comedy in the country on digital platforms and #15 the second week, on Rotten Tomatoes.
  • The sheriff, played by Daniel Keith (writer, producer, director), tries to maintain order and decency but mayhem ensues.
  • He hired John Wilson (Billy Elliot, Downton Abbey) to edit the film and Randy Edelman (Last of the Mohicans) to write and perform an original score.

‘Tis the Season! Amazon Invites Customers to Shop Some of the Deepest Discounts on the Most Popular Brands of the Year During Its 48-Hour Black Friday Event

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Monday, November 14, 2022

Shop the Black Friday 48-hour deal event from November 24-25 at amazon.com/blackfriday, on the Amazon shopping app, or by asking, Alexa, what are my deals?

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  • Shop the Black Friday 48-hour deal event from November 24-25 at amazon.com/blackfriday, on the Amazon shopping app, or by asking, Alexa, what are my deals?
  • Customers should check back often for surprise deals that will drop every 30 minutes during select periods throughout the two-day event.
  • Customers can shop early amazing deals, including the Deal of the Day, before the Black Friday shopping event begins.
  • All they have to do is visit amazon.com/dealalerts on the Amazon app between now and the event to create deal alerts.

Unforgettable Gala Continues 20-Year Tradition of Honoring Asian Americans in Entertainment, Announces Top Honors to "Everything Everywhere All at Once" and "Pachinko"

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Friday, November 18, 2022

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Unforgettable Gala, also known as UNFO, the nation's largest and longest-running Asian Pacific Islander awards show, is marking 20 years of honoring API excellence and representation in entertainment, arts and culture. Character Media today announces actor Eugene Cordero (Marvel's "Loki") as this year's emcee, the first time a Filipino American has hosted the API community's leading entertainment gala. Also appearing at UNFO are Actor in Film honoree Ke Huy Quan and Breakout in Film honoree Stephanie Hsu of "Everything Everywhere All at Once." Receiving the Breakout in TV Award is Minha Kim of "Pachinko," with the hit series also receiving this year's Vanguard Award. Bretman Rock will receive the Digital Influencer Award, and Domee Shi and Julia Cho will receive the Writer Award for "Turning Red." Daniel Dae Kim and Lisa Ling, co-chairs of the awards selection committee, will deliver this year's keynote address.

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  • Receiving the Breakout in TV Award is Minha Kim of "Pachinko," with the hit series also receiving this year's Vanguard Award.
  • Bretman Rock will receive the Digital Influencer Award, and Domee Shi and Julia Cho will receive the Writer Award for "Turning Red.
  • The 20th annual Unforgettable Gala, presented by Lexus and produced by Character Media, takes place on Saturday, December 17, at the Beverly Hilton.
  • "As the first Filipino to host the Unforgettable Gala, I am honored to represent the diversity of the Asian American community," says Cordero.

MetaTope Unveils MTSkins Within Preview App, Bringing Utility Across the Metaverse, Gaming and Other Platforms

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Thursday, November 17, 2022

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- MetaTope today announced the launch of the MetaTope Preview app, granting users a chance to experience the company's first collection of MTskins NFTs.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Nov. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- MetaTope today announced the launch of the MetaTope Preview app, granting users a chance to experience the company's first collection of MTskins NFTs.
  • The MetaTope Preview app gives users the chance to see themselves in virtual and augmented reality as MTskins avatars.
  • The free MetaTope Preview app includes MTskins avatars for anyone to use.
  • MetaTope gives users the ability to track their digital identity across platforms and derive value from the blockchain like never before.

DISNEY100: THE EXHIBITION - TICKETS ON SALE NOW FOR THE WORLD PREMIERE AT THE FRANKLIN INSTITUTE IN PHILADELPHIA

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tickets are now on sale for the world premiere of Disney100: The Exhibition, debuting at The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia on February 18, 2023. Created for the 100-year celebration of The Walt Disney Company, the exhibition invites guests to step into their favorite stories using innovative and immersive technology throughout ten galleries in the 15,000-square-foot exhibit.

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  • The Exhibition, which celebrates Disney 100 Years of Wonder, launches a World Tour atPhiladelphia's Franklin Institute on February 18, 2023
    PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tickets are now on sale for the world premiere of Disney100: The Exhibition, debuting at The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia on February 18, 2023.
  • Also exclusive to this exhibition, Disney has curated special behind-the-scenes glimpses into the creation of the company's most popular characters, films, shows, and attractionsfrom Disneyland to Walt Disney World and beyond.
  • The Franklin Institute is proud to present and play host to the world premiere of Disney100: The Exhibition in the Nicholas and Athena Karabots Pavilion and the Mandell Center.
  • PECO, the Premier Corporate Partner of the Franklin Institute, is the Local Presenting Sponsor of the exhibition, and PNC is the Associate Sponsor.

New documentary follows two-time World Free-skiing Champion Kit DesLauriers as she skis across the pristine wilderness of the Arctic

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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

In 2006, Kit DesLauriers became the first person to ski down the highest mountains of each of the seven continents Killamanjaro, Everest, Denali, Vinson, Aconcagua, Elbrus, Kosciuszko known in the mountaineering community as "the Seven Summits''.

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  • In 2006, Kit DesLauriers became the first person to ski down the highest mountains of each of the seven continents Killamanjaro, Everest, Denali, Vinson, Aconcagua, Elbrus, Kosciuszko known in the mountaineering community as "the Seven Summits''.
  • After reaching this milestone, DesLauriers found herself searching for purpose beyond her achievements, looking at how she could "contribute to the greater good" with her extremely specialized athletic skill set.
  • And through an epic exploration of the limits of the human body, science, and conservation, she found her place.
  • For interview requests or more information on 'Beyond the Summit, please contact:
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New documentary follows two-time World Free-skiing Champion Kit DesLauriers as she skis across the pristine wilderness of the Arctic

Retrieved on: 
Tuesday, November 15, 2022

In 2006, Kit DesLauriers became the first person to ski down the highest mountains of each of the seven continents Killamanjaro, Everest, Denali, Vinson, Aconcagua, Elbrus, Kosciuszko known in the mountaineering community as "the Seven Summits''.

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  • In 2006, Kit DesLauriers became the first person to ski down the highest mountains of each of the seven continents Killamanjaro, Everest, Denali, Vinson, Aconcagua, Elbrus, Kosciuszko known in the mountaineering community as "the Seven Summits''.
  • After reaching this milestone, DesLauriers found herself searching for purpose beyond her achievements, looking at how she could "contribute to the greater good" with her extremely specialized athletic skill set.
  • And through an epic exploration of the limits of the human body, science, and conservation, she found her place.
  • 37 Laines is an award-winning film production house run by Natasha Mynhier and Jeff Hammerton.