General Entertainment

Cinedigm Acquires Over 1,000 Hours of Premium Film and TV Programming for Growing Streaming Channel Business

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 2:30pm

Cinedigm (NASDAQ: CIDM) announced today that the Company has added over 1,000 hours of programming to its extensive library.

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  • Cinedigm (NASDAQ: CIDM) announced today that the Company has added over 1,000 hours of programming to its extensive library.
  • This influx of premium content supports new internal primetime programming strategies to capture a share of the $1.2 billion projected streaming holiday ad spending this season.
  • In addition, Cinedigm has bolstered its existing portfolio of Westerns, True Crime and Holiday titles through these most recent acquisitions.
  • With a catalog of nearly 13,000 film and television episodes, The Film Detectives robust library is sure to have something for everyone.

Chris Brown Wins Big at the 2020 “Soul Train Awards” Hosted by Tisha Campbell and Tichina Arnold

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 3:59am

The 2020 Soul Train Awards celebrated the best in soul, R&B and hip hop by highlighting both living legends and breakout stars with unrivaled musical moments and show-stopping performances.

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  • The 2020 Soul Train Awards celebrated the best in soul, R&B and hip hop by highlighting both living legends and breakout stars with unrivaled musical moments and show-stopping performances.
  • followed closely with two awards: Best R&B/Soul Female Artist and The Ashford & Simpson Songwriters Award for I Cant Breathe.
  • The full winners list for 2020 SOUL TRAIN AWARDS is below:
    Best R&B/Soul Female Artist H.E.R.
  • During its 35-year run, the show featured lasting innovations such as the Soul Train line and the legendary sign off Love, Peace and Soul.

Cyber Monday Power Wheels Deals (2020): Jurassic World, Toy Story, Frozen & More Battery-Powered Vehicles Deals Collated by The Consumer Post

Sunday, November 29, 2020 - 6:30am

We recommend checking Walmarts Cyber Monday sale and Amazons Cyber Monday sale to view even more active savings.

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  • We recommend checking Walmarts Cyber Monday sale and Amazons Cyber Monday sale to view even more active savings.
  • The Consumer Post earns commissions from purchases made using the links provided.
  • About The Consumer Post: The Consumer Post shares news for online shoppers.
  • As an Amazon Associate and affiliate The Consumer Post earns from qualifying purchases.

EstrellaTV Announces Winners of Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento- Edición Especial and Reveals Sony Music Latin’s Next Big Regional Mexican Band

Thursday, November 26, 2020 - 10:00am

Together the winners will form Nuevo Elemento, the record labels newest Regional Mexican band.

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  • Together the winners will form Nuevo Elemento, the record labels newest Regional Mexican band.
  • Nuevo Elemento will share a grand prize of $100,000 and a recording contract with Sony Music Latin.
  • The viewing audience, EstrellaTV and Sony Music Latin made their final winning selections during the two-hour special that aired on Wednesday, November 25.
  • The five winners include an eclectic mix of contestants with diverse backgrounds:
    Lilo Bermudez , from Phoenix, Arizona, 15-year-old, accordion player and the youngest in the band.

Live-Streaming Influencers Attract 150,000-Plus Viewers with 24-Hour Relay on Twitch

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 10:57pm

Viewers (aka Storm Chasers") followed the campaign along its route, enjoying content as diverse as games, sports, music, health and art.

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  • Viewers (aka Storm Chasers") followed the campaign along its route, enjoying content as diverse as games, sports, music, health and art.
  • An estimated 3.8 million streamers broadcasted on Twitch in February 2020, according to Twitch Tracker .
  • Twitch Storm exploits the broadcast raid feature on Twitch.tv, allowing each streamer to send viewers to another live channel.
  • Twitch Storm serves the entire Twitch community by promoting underserved communities, enabling larger influencers to give smaller broadcasters the big breaks they deserve.

Music And Video Market to Have Negative Impact due to COVID-19 Spread | Over $137 Billion Incremental Growth During 2020-2024 | Technavio

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 6:47pm

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

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  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • COVID-19 will have a low impact on the music and video market.
  • The market growth in 2020 is likely to increase compared to the market growth in 2019.
  • Music and Video Market 2020-2024: Segmentation
    Music and Video Market is segmented as below:

Jeannie Gaffigan Joins Impact Podcast for Special Thanksgiving Episode

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 4:42pm

A lineup of impactful thought leaders, including writer/producer/author Jeannie Gaffigan , has been announced for the current season of the Impact Podcast with John Shegerian .

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  • A lineup of impactful thought leaders, including writer/producer/author Jeannie Gaffigan , has been announced for the current season of the Impact Podcast with John Shegerian .
  • Gaffigan is interviewed in a special Thanksgiving episode first airing today, in which she shares insights on her career and the connection between gratitude and hope.
  • Gaffigan is an actress, producer, writer, philanthropist, mother of five and all around comedic force.
  • Its an episode not to be missed and she is the perfect guest to have for our special Thanksgiving episode!

WWE® Names Karen Mullane Controller & Chief Accounting Officer

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 3:00pm

WWE (NYSE: WWE) today announced the appointment of Karen Mullane as Controller & Chief Accounting Officer, reporting directly to WWE Chief Financial Officer Kristina Salen.

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  • WWE (NYSE: WWE) today announced the appointment of Karen Mullane as Controller & Chief Accounting Officer, reporting directly to WWE Chief Financial Officer Kristina Salen.
  • In her new role, Mullane will be responsible for overseeing the companys accounting division as well as ensuring the appropriate financial controls of WWE.
  • She served as Corporate Controller and Interim Chief Financial Officer of Etsy, Inc., where she built and led the global accounting, financial systems and internal controls teams, and helped execute the company's IPO.
  • Trademarks: All WWE programming, talent names, images, likenesses, slogans, wrestling moves, trademarks, logos and copyrights are the exclusive property of WWE and its subsidiaries.

ASM Global and Mobilitie Bringing High-speed Connectivity to Puerto Rico Convention Center

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 2:00pm

Mobilitie , the largest privately-held wireless infrastructure firm in the nation, and ASM Global are bringing 5G connectivity to the Puerto Rico Convention Center (PRCC) in San Juan.

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  • Mobilitie , the largest privately-held wireless infrastructure firm in the nation, and ASM Global are bringing 5G connectivity to the Puerto Rico Convention Center (PRCC) in San Juan.
  • PRCC is one of the top Convention Centers internationally and one of the most technologically advanced throughout Latin America.
  • The Puerto Rico Convention Center (PRCC), operated by ASM Global, hosts an average of 350 events and over 600,000 visitors per year.
  • Network connectivity plays a crucial role within the Convention Center and has been a major focus of operation for us, said Jorge L. Prez, ASM General Manager, Puerto Rico Convention Center.

Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company Reveals Details of Hall Of Trivia on HQ App

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 1:30pm

Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company (HOFV or the Company) (NASDAQ: HOFV, HOFVW), the only resort, entertainment and media company centered around the power of professional football and owner of the Hall of Fame Village powered by Johnson Controls, today shared details on Hall Of Trivia, its live weekly football, fantasy and sports-themed trivia and entertainment show airing exclusively on the HQ Trivia app every Thursday at 8 p.m. EST.

Key Points: 
  • Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company (HOFV or the Company) (NASDAQ: HOFV, HOFVW), the only resort, entertainment and media company centered around the power of professional football and owner of the Hall of Fame Village powered by Johnson Controls, today shared details on Hall Of Trivia, its live weekly football, fantasy and sports-themed trivia and entertainment show airing exclusively on the HQ Trivia app every Thursday at 8 p.m. EST.
  • For more information on Hall Of Trivia and the rules of the show, download the HQ app on iOS or the Google Play Store .
  • The Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: HOFV, HOFVW) is a resort and entertainment company leveraging the power and popularity of professional football and its legendary players in partnership with the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
  • Headquartered in Canton, Ohio, the Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company is the owner of the Hall of Fame Village powered by Johnson Controls, a multi-use sports, entertainment and media destination centered around the Pro Football Hall of Fame's campus.