General Entertainment

Save the Galaxy in the Epic Saga of Commander Shepard With Mass Effect Legendary Edition Today

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 4:00pm

b"BioWare, an Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) studio, today released Mass Effect\xe2\x84\xa2 Legendary Edition, the definitive way to experience the beloved science fiction role-playing game trilogy.

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  • b"BioWare, an Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) studio, today released Mass Effect\xe2\x84\xa2 Legendary Edition, the definitive way to experience the beloved science fiction role-playing game trilogy.
  • The game is available worldwide on PC via Origin, EA Desktop app and Steam, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One with optimized backwards compatibility on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S.
  • The Mass Effect Legendary Edition features the heart-pounding cinematic single-player base content and 40+ downloadable content (DLC) story, weapons and armor packs from Mass Effect, Mass Effect 2, and Mass Effect 3 and brings the legend of Commander Shepard to life in 4K Ultra HD with HDR compatibility.\nThis press release features multimedia.
  • A new photo mode will give players a chance to pause gameplay and capture their personal moments through the cinematic adventure.

Mastercard and National Women’s Soccer League Announce Multi-Year Partnership Centered on Elevating Visibility for the Sport and Fan Engagement

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 3:00pm

b'Mastercard announced today that it is joining the National Women\xe2\x80\x99s Soccer League (NWSL) as an official partner, strengthening the brand\xe2\x80\x99s commitment to women\xe2\x80\x99s soccer and its fanbase.

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  • b'Mastercard announced today that it is joining the National Women\xe2\x80\x99s Soccer League (NWSL) as an official partner, strengthening the brand\xe2\x80\x99s commitment to women\xe2\x80\x99s soccer and its fanbase.
  • They deserve to have an experience on par with any major sports league, and that time has arrived.
  • As part of this partnership, Mastercard will create a soccer-themed curriculum for its signature science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) program, Girls4Tech\xe2\x84\xa2.
  • Based in Chicago, the NWSL is partners with the Canadian Soccer Association and the United States Soccer Federation.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210514005295/en/\n'

Global Direct-To-Home (DTH) Services Market Report 2021: Growth in Demand for Ultra HD Quality Content is Driving the Direct-To-Home (DTH) Services Market - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 12:26pm

USA stands at the top position in the growth of the 4K/UHD market followed by the UK, France, Germany, and China.

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  • USA stands at the top position in the growth of the 4K/UHD market followed by the UK, France, Germany, and China.
  • Therefore, the demand for UHD is driving the market with the rise of Direct-To-Home (DTH) services and OTT applications.\nThe signal latency is hampering the Direct-To-Home (DTH) services market.
  • Global Direct-To-Home (DTH) Services Market, Segmentation by Subscription Type, Historic and Forecast, 2015-2020, 2020-2025F, 2030F, $ Billion\n7.1.
  • Global Direct-To-Home (DTH) Services Market, Split by Country, Historic and Forecast, 2015-2020, 2020-2025F, 2030F, $ Billion\n'

Recording Academy® Appoints Harvey Mason jr. as President/CEO; Cites His Transformational Work as Interim Since 2020

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 9:55pm

b'The Recording Academy\xc2\xae\'s Board of Trustees has appointed Harvey Mason jr., as the Academy\'s President/CEO, effective June 1.

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  • b'The Recording Academy\xc2\xae\'s Board of Trustees has appointed Harvey Mason jr., as the Academy\'s President/CEO, effective June 1.
  • His appointment as President/CEO recognizes his achievements in transforming the Academy in mission-critical ways.\nThis press release features multimedia.
  • As we journeyed deeper into our extensive search, it became clear that the best person for the job was Harvey.
  • "I am honored to have been appointed to continue to lead the Recording Academy on our transformative journey.

Mental Health in Focus: Healthline Announces Next Live Town Hall

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 8:14pm

b'To support the nearly 80 percent of Americans who experienced emotional challenges, including stress, anxiety, isolation, and loneliness during the pandemic, and in conjunction with Mental Health Awareness Month, Healthline Media will host a free Live Town Hall: Mental Health in Focus, on Tuesday, May 25, at 2:00 p.m. ET.\nThe Healthline Live Town Hall will feature artists, entertainers, journalists, and advocates, each of whom tells a deeply personal story about their mental health journey through books, broadcasts, or foundations that advance the public conversation.\n\xe2\x80\x9cNearly 1 in 5 adults in the U.S. lives with a mental health condition, and this number is increasing in the wake of the pandemic,\xe2\x80\x9d said Healthline.com Editor in Chief Erin Petersen-Edge, who will be one of the Live Town Hall\xe2\x80\x99s moderators.

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  • b'To support the nearly 80 percent of Americans who experienced emotional challenges, including stress, anxiety, isolation, and loneliness during the pandemic, and in conjunction with Mental Health Awareness Month, Healthline Media will host a free Live Town Hall: Mental Health in Focus, on Tuesday, May 25, at 2:00 p.m. ET.\nThe Healthline Live Town Hall will feature artists, entertainers, journalists, and advocates, each of whom tells a deeply personal story about their mental health journey through books, broadcasts, or foundations that advance the public conversation.\n\xe2\x80\x9cNearly 1 in 5 adults in the U.S. lives with a mental health condition, and this number is increasing in the wake of the pandemic,\xe2\x80\x9d said Healthline.com Editor in Chief Erin Petersen-Edge, who will be one of the Live Town Hall\xe2\x80\x99s moderators.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cThis Live Town Hall will enable people from all walks of life to hear candid conversations with public figures who have personally experienced various mental health conditions.\xe2\x80\x9d\nThe event will be free to watch on Healthline\xe2\x80\x99s home page , Facebook Live , and YouTube without registration.
  • More information about the event can be found on Healthline here .\nThe Healthline Live Town Hall guests will include:\nABC News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton\nThe discussion will be moderated by Ms. Petersen-Edge and Faye McCray, Editor in Chief of PsychCentral.com, a sister publication of Healthline.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cIt\xe2\x80\x99s important for them to know that they aren\xe2\x80\x99t alone if they are having a difficult time and that help is out there.\n\xe2\x80\x9cNo one should feel alone in their mental health journey,\xe2\x80\x9d Ms. McCray added.\nThe Healthline Live Town Hall will amplify a new Healthline Media initiative, TRANSFORM: Health Equity .

ViacomCBS Scales Audio Footprint to Fuel Fandom and Extend Iconic Franchises at IAB Podcast Upfront

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 7:25pm

Additionally, ViacomCBS announced BET\xe2\x80\x99s podcasting initiatives, emphasizing the massive demand for content from leading Black creators and reflecting the tremendous relevance, influence, and popularity of Black culture across the general entertainment ecosystem.

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  • Additionally, ViacomCBS announced BET\xe2\x80\x99s podcasting initiatives, emphasizing the massive demand for content from leading Black creators and reflecting the tremendous relevance, influence, and popularity of Black culture across the general entertainment ecosystem.
  • That\xe2\x80\x99s precisely what Dr. Sandra Magnus, a former NASA astronaut, and retired Navy Admiral James \xe2\x80\x9cSandy\xe2\x80\x9d Winnefeld explore in their weekly podcast, Risking It All.
  • Listen to conversations with professional risk-takers, including a deep-sea diver, a heart surgeon, an NFL quarterback, a secret agent, and more.
  • Driven by iconic consumer brands, its portfolio includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount+, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others.

FOX Nation to Offer a Free One Year Subscription to All Active United States Military and Veterans for Special Memorial Day Themed Promotion Grateful Nation

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 6:12pm

b'FOX Nation, FOX News Media\xe2\x80\x99s streaming platform, will offer a special promotion of one year of free access to all active United States military members and veterans as part of its Grateful Nation initiative in honor of Memorial Day.

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  • b'FOX Nation, FOX News Media\xe2\x80\x99s streaming platform, will offer a special promotion of one year of free access to all active United States military members and veterans as part of its Grateful Nation initiative in honor of Memorial Day.
  • From May 24-31, any active member of the armed services or military veteran will be able to opt into the special offering and receive a one year free subscription to FOX Nation.\nBeginning May 25th, FOX Nation will also showcase themed programming in tribute to members of the U.S. military.
  • Hegseth and his guests will also reflect on the unique challenges of this past year and how they\xe2\x80\x99ve impacted the military community.
  • Jones will also go behind the scenes of the modern tattoo industry and explore where it may go in the future.

AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. Completes 43 Million Share At-The-Market Equity Offering and Raises $428 Million in Additional Equity Capital

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 4:42pm

b'AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AMC) (\xe2\x80\x9cAMC\xe2\x80\x9d or \xe2\x80\x9cthe Company\xe2\x80\x9d), announced today that it has completed its previously announced 43 million share at-the-market equity program launched on April 29.

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  • b'AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AMC) (\xe2\x80\x9cAMC\xe2\x80\x9d or \xe2\x80\x9cthe Company\xe2\x80\x9d), announced today that it has completed its previously announced 43 million share at-the-market equity program launched on April 29.
  • AMC raised approximately $428 million of new equity capital, before commissions and fees, at an average price of $9.94 per share.\nCommenting on the capital raise, AMC CEO and President Adam Aron said, \xe2\x80\x9cBringing in an additional $428 million of new equity capital will immediately buttress and fortify our liquidity profile.
  • For more information, visit www.amctheatres.com .\nThis press release, along with other news about AMC, is available at www.amctheatres.com .
  • We routinely post information that may be important to investors in the Investor Relations section of our website, www.investor.amctheatres.com .

Tina Arena and eMusic Live Launch New Livestream Event: Enchanté – The Songs of Tina Arena Live from Perth, WA - Australia

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 3:52pm

View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210513005719/en/\nMultiple award winner, icon and Australian treasure Tina Arena (AM), today announces a global livestream event, Enchant\xc3\xa9 \xe2\x80\x93 The Songs of Tina Arena, Live from RAC Arena in Perth.

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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210513005719/en/\nMultiple award winner, icon and Australian treasure Tina Arena (AM), today announces a global livestream event, Enchant\xc3\xa9 \xe2\x80\x93 The Songs of Tina Arena, Live from RAC Arena in Perth.
  • Tickets can be accessed here .\nIt will be the first livestream performance hosted by eMusic Live from Australia.
  • Global fans can choose to join an event on Sunday, May 23 from 7.00pm CEST featuring the livestream concert, along with a VIP package featuring a personal Zoom and live chat with Tina herself.
  • Download/stream and view Church here .\nTina Arena said today, \xe2\x80\x9cI am excited to have this opportunity to share my Perth concert with the world!