Recent entertainment press releases & news

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EUROPE’S PUBLISHERS SLAM GOOGLE FOR ABUSIVE BEHAVIOUR AS FRANCE ADOPTS EU COPYRIGHT DIRECTIVE

[PRESSWIRE] Brussels – 26 September, 2019 -- Google’s unilateral decision to remove short extracts from search results in France following the French Government’s adoption of the publisher’s [neighbouring] right, in line with the new EU copyright directive, is an abuse of monopoly and contrary to a law designed to incentivise licensing and defend the press and democratic debate.

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JUST ANNOUNCED: American Songstress Taylor Grey to Join Why Don't We for European Tour + Premieres Summer Tour Video

[PRESSWIRE] Los Angeles - 25 September, 2019 -- Taylor Grey has just announced that she will be jumping back on tour with Why Don’t We for select dates on the European run of their 8 Letters 2019 World Tour. The announcement arrives paired with the release of another tour dairy video, click to watch.

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BIG UP STUDIOS creates a state-of-the-art “real time animation” studio

[PRESSWIRE] Liege, Belgium - 20 September, 2019 -- Big Up Studios is a partnership between toy and entertainment industry French veteran, Philippe Heron, and 15-year-long engine developer Belgian expert, Julien Ramakers. The combination of both talents and respective complementing expertise brings a fresh and exciting opportunity to address today’s kids’ entertainment challenges faced by TV and internet broadcasting: deliver fast and high-quality content at a competitive production cost.

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TIME TO GET CODING - FUZE4 NINTENDO SWITCH

[PRESSWIRE] LONDON, UK - 29 August, 2019 -- LEARN TO CODE WITH FUZE4 NINTENDO SWITCH. With FUZE4 Nintendo Switch you can learn to code, develop your digital skills, create and share your own games.

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The Shepherd Movie Receives International Acclaim at Film Festivals

[PRESSWIRE] New York – 12 August, 2019 -- Inspired by true events, The Shepherd was written and directed by the talented Laszlo Illes. The movie’s executive producers include Kevin Greene, Valentine Nonyela, Ramin Fathie, Marcie Matthews, Roy McClurg, Jr., along with multi-award-winning film producers Franklin Eugene and Taylor Re’ Lynn.

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The first edition of World Bloggers Awards has been a tremendous success

[PRESSWIRE] Cannes, France – 05 June, 2019 -- More than 110  million people have been following the first ever World Blogger Awards dedicated to naming the best influencers in the world. Nominees came from the USA, Brazil, France, Ukraine, Russia, Italy, Great Britain,  Lebanon, India, Vietnam, China, Hong Kong, UAE, and other countries. Their influence spans through Instagram, Youtube, and Facebook. The Awards ceremony was streamed live on digital channels to the global audience with television version coming out soon.  

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Les douze meilleures sociétés cinématographiques thaïlandaises seront présentées au Marché du Film 2019 à Cannes

[PRESSWIRE] Bangkok - 13 May, 2019 -- – Le Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP) accueillera un pavillon thaïlandais sur le Marché du Film au Festival de Cannes 2019. Douze sociétés représentant le secteur du cinéma et de l'animation de Thaïlande seront présentes du 14 au 23 mai 2019, sous le thème 'Creative Thai'.

The Jim Henson Company's Hit Sci-Fi Series Farscape Comes To Amazon Prime Video On Tuesday, March 19th

 [PRESSWIRE] HOLLYWOOD, Calif., March 18, 2019 -- Beginning Tuesday, March 19, The Jim Henson Company's groundbreaking sci-fi series Farscape will be available in the US, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the Nordics, and several other countries around the world on Amazon Prime Video.

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EUROPE’S VIDEO GAMES INDUSTRY WELCOMES DANISH GAMBLING AUTHORITY DECISION TO BLOCK ILLEGAL SKIN-BETTING WEBSITES

 [PRESSWIRE] Brussels - 16th April 2019 -- ISFE, the association representing the European video games industry, welcomes the recent decision by the Danish Gambling Authority (see note to editors) to request that telecoms companies block 15 illegal skin-betting websites in Denmark.

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Earth Day Broadway Concert Hits the Stage

[PRESSWIRE] United States - 08 April, 2019 -- FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, presents Ry Armstrong & Friends in An Earth Day Celebration on Monday April 22 at 7pm.