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Jack Black Stars In Goosebumps Directed By Rob Letterman Also Starring Dylan Minnette And Odeya Rush
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2014

CONYERS, Ga., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Principal photography has commenced on Goosebumps, starring Jack Black. Rob Letterman directs the film from a screenplay by Darren Lemke and Mike White and a story by Scott Alexander & Larry Karaszewski and Darren Lemke, based on the Goosebumps book series published by Scholastic and written by R. L. Stine. The producers are Neal H. Moritz and Deborah Forte. Executive producers are Bill Bannerman and Tania Landau. The film will be released on March 23, 2016. (more...)

Sony Pictures Entertainment And Mattel Announce Plan To Bring The Iconic Character Of Barbie To Life On Screen
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2014

CULVER CITY, Calif., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Sony Pictures Entertainment, Mattel and Parkes+MacDonald/Image Nation today announced a partnership on a live-action comedy featuring the beloved and dynamic icon Barbie. The studio sees this as its next big, global franchise and plans to go into production by the end of the year. Written by Jenny Bicks and produced by Walter F. Parkes and Laurie MacDonald, the film will be executive produced by Parkes+MacDonald's president Marc Resteghini alongside Julia Pistor, who will executive produce for Mattel's Playground Productions. (more...)

Sony's New Digital Paper Goes Hollywood with Starring Role as Paper Replacement for Motion Picture and Television Industries
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2014

LOS ANGELES, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Sony's new Digital Paper is taking a leading role in a pilot program with select Hollywood studios to streamline the new hire and crew on-boarding process for motion picture and television productions. Starting in May, the pilot will be conducted in collaboration with Ease Entertainment, a leading payroll and accounting company serving the motion picture and television production industries. Ease Entertainment will bundle Digital Paper with its Digital Start Paperwork (DSP), resulting in significant time-savings and increased efficiencies for studios and production companies. (more...)

Kellogg Releases Game App for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Movie, Partners with Sony for New Sweepstakes
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2014

BATTLE CREEK, Mich., April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Celebrating the upcoming The Amazing Spider-Man 2 movie, Kellogg Company is releasing a new Web-Slinging game App that provides superhero fans with an exclusive, interactive gaming experience and a way to become Spider-Man, themselves! If that's not enough, consumers can enter a giveaway and a new Kellogg sweepstakes with Sony for a chance to win more than 1,000 prizes, including a free trip for two to New York City. (more...)

BREAKING BAD Original Score Vinyl Edition to Hit Stores 4/29
by TV News Desk - Apr 17, 2014

SpaceLab9, in partnership with Madison Gate Records, is primed for the release of 'BREAKING BAD (Original Score From The Television Series)', a Deluxe Double LP edition scheduled to hit store shelves in North America on April 29th and in Europe on May 9th. Previously released as a limited double picture disc LP exclusively for Hot Topic stores by SpaceLab9 this past November, the score album to the groundbreaking series BREAKING BAD will now be released as a deluxe gatefold double LP to delight fans of the hit TV show and rabid vinyl collectors alike. (more...)

GSN to Premiere Season 3 of AMERICAN BIBLE CHALLENGE, 5/22
by TV News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

Today GSN announced the lineup of competitors for the third season of its highest rated original series of all time, THE AMERICAN BIBLE CHALLENGE. (more...)

Chloe Grace Moretz to Tackle an Alien Invasion in Film Adaptation of THE 5TH WAVE
by Movies News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

Sony Pictures Entertainment has closed a deal with Chloe Grace Moretz to star in the film adaptation of the bestselling novel The 5th Wave, it was announced today by Doug Belgrad, president of Columbia Pictures and Hannah Minghella, president of Production for the studio. An original approach to an alien invasion movie, the film will be directed by J Blakeson, with a screenplay by Susannah Grant, based on the book by Rick Yancey. Graham King will produce through GK Films along with Tobey Maguire and Matthew Plouffe through his Material Pictures. (more...)

New York Festivals International Television & Film Awards 2014 Winners Announced at NAB
by TV News Desk - Apr 09, 2014

New York Festivals International Television & Film Awards, now in its 57th year, announced the World's Best TV & Films winners last night at their annual Gala at the NAB Show in Las Vegas. (more...)

Michelle Monaghan, Peter Dinklage Join Adam Sandler's PIXELS, Opening Summer 2015
by Movies News Desk - Apr 04, 2014

Michelle Monaghan and Peter Dinklage have joined Adam Sandler, Kevin James, and Josh Gad in the cast of Sony Pictures Entertainment'sPixels, which will be directed by Chris Columbus (more...)

Season 4 of Adult Swim's THE BOONDOCKS to Premiere 4/2
by BWW News Desk - Apr 03, 2014

The Boondocks, the award-winning animated series returns for its final season on Monday, April 21 at 10:30p.m (ET/PT) on Adult Swim. (more...)

T3Media Selects Interra Systems' Baton Content Verification Software
by BWW News Desk - Apr 03, 2014

T3Media provides a management, delivery and monetization platform to media owners worldwide. Content quality is critically important to our customers. As a result, we needed a scalable and robust file based QC solution like Baton, said Mark Lemmons, CTO of T3Media. (more...)

Level 3 Teams With Elemental Technologies To Conduct First Real-Time 4K Stream of Sony Content in MPEG-DASH Using HEVC Video Codec
by BWW News Desk - Apr 03, 2014

BROOMFIELD, Colo., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LVLT) today announced it has teamed up with Elemental Technologies, a leading supplier of software-defined video solutions for content delivery to any device, to conduct demonstrations of the world's first real-time 4K Ultra HD video stream in MPEG-DASH (Dynamic Adaptive Streaming over HTTP) using high-efficiency video coding (HEVC). (more...)

Alicia Keys' 'It's On Again (Feat. Kendrick Lamar),' From The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Available Today In The U.S.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 01, 2014

NEW YORK, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Columbia Records Columbia Records and Madison Gate Records have released a brand new song 'It's On Again,' performed by Alicia Keys featuring Kendrick Lamar, heard on the highly anticipated The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Original Motion Picture Soundtrack. The track was written exclusively for the film by Pharrell Williams, Alicia Keys, Hans Zimmer, and Top Dawg Entertainment recording artist Kendrick Lamar, and produced by Pharrell Williams. 'It's On Again' is available in the U.S. today: (more...)

Baskin-Robbins Celebrates AMAZING SPIDER MAN 2 with 'Full Web' of Treats
by Movies News Desk - Mar 31, 2014

Baskin-Robbins, the world's largest chain of ice cream specialty shops, is excited to welcome your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man to its restaurants and the arrival of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 to the big screen (more...)

Syfy Greenlights Season Two of HELIX
by TV News Desk - Mar 28, 2014

Helix, Syfy's chilling scripted drama, has been renewed for a second season, it was announced today by Bill McGoldrick, EVP, Original Content, Syfy. (more...)

DVIGear Joins HDBaseT Alliance
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2014

MARIETTA, Ga., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ DVIGear today announced it has joined the HDBaseT Alliance ( as an Adopter. The HDBaseT Alliance is a cross-industry alliance founded by LG Electronics, Samsung Electronics, Sony Pictures Entertainment and Valens Semiconductor to promote and standardize HDBaseT technology for whole-home distribution of uncompressed HD multimedia content. (more...)

Season 4 of Adult Swim's THE BOONDOCKS to Premiere 4/2
by TV News Desk - Mar 21, 2014

The Boondocks, the award-winning animated series returns for its final season on Monday, April 21 at 10:30p.m (ET/PT) on Adult Swim. (more...)

BET Networks Acquires THE QUEEN LATIFAH SHOW The Queen Latifah Show' for Cable Run
by TV News Desk - Mar 20, 2014

BET Networks has acquired this year's #1 new talk show, Sony Pictures Television's The Queen Latifah Show, to air beginning Monday, March 31. (more...)

GSN Renews Ratings Hit THE CHASE for Third Season
by TV News Desk - Mar 18, 2014

The network has ordered 13 episodes for season three, which is slated to air later this year. THE CHASE currently airs on Tuesdays at 9 p.m. (ET/PT). (more...)

GSN to Air Special 2-Hour Premiere Event for Third Season of THE AMERICAN BIBLE CHALLENGE, 5/22
by TV News Desk - Mar 18, 2014

Season three premieres on Thursday, May 22nd at 8 PM (ET/PT) with two back-to-back original episodes and continues with new episodes Thursdays at 8 PM (ET/PT) on GSN. (more...)

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