Recent entertainment press releases & news

WHIPPER SIGNS STREET-ART GRAFFITI MASTER “KIWIE”

[PRESSWIRE] Cyprus - 18 July, 2017 -- Limassol based, character-driven messaging entity, Whipper, issued a declarative salvo Saturday night at its press call and follow on “creator party”, delivering handily on its statement of intent to unleash a “no constraints” character driven messaging platform by signing globally recognised Latvian based street artist “KIWIE.”

Jiangxi Seeks Integration into Belt and Road by Tang Xianzu's Dramas

[PRESSWIRE] BEIJING, July 14, 2017 -- The Tang Xianzu International Theatre Exchange Activities will be held in FuzhouCity in Jiangxi Province, according to the press conference organized by the Jiangxi Provincial Government, the Chinese People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries and the China Theatre Association on July 14.

Capturing the Mood of an 800km Modern Spiritual Trek

[PRESSWIRE] Ostrava, Czech Republic - 11 July, 2017 -- Photographer Matthew Thompson, after walking the Camino de Santiago, an 800km spiritual trek across northern Spain, four times, has created a photography book that captures the feeling and mood of the Camino.

Anjool Maldé Memorial Trust announces the full list of its 2017 Award Winners – and the launch of a new award in Social Enterprise

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 05.07.17 -- The AMMT (Anjool Maldé Memorial Trust) takes great pleasure in announcing the 2017 winners of its Talent Awards – given to the brightest and best among the UK’s young graduates. Set up in 2010 as a legacy to Anjool Maldé  (Jools to his friends, 7-7-1984 to 5-7-2009) the Trust makes annual awards with prize money and showcases winners’ achievements as an inspiration to others who follow.

Granddaughter of The Portland Murders Victim, Margaret Penny and Accused, Robert Penny Taking Story to The Big Screen

[PRESSWIRE] Melbourne, Victoria, Australia – June 29, 2017 - As Coroner Jacqui Hawkins announces her finding on June 30th regarding whether the accused, Robert Penny had any involvement in the brutal murder of his Scottish wife Margaret Penny and hairdresser Claire Acocks, granddaughter Aphra Williams prepares to share her families story of the infamous 1991 Portland, Vic. murders on the big screen.

Conviva Announces Major Funding for Strategic Development and Expansion

 [PRESSWIRE] FOSTER CITY, California, June 15, 2017 -- Conviva, elevating the way OTT businesses use data-driven intelligence, today announced a funding round of $40M from new and existing investors.

Carly Paoli opens and closes ‘Con Il Cuore, Nel Nome Di Francesco’ to rapturous applause

[PRESSWIRE] Assisi, Italy - 14 June, 2017 -- On a hot Italian Saturday evening this June 10th Carly Paoli appeared live on Italy’s premier television station, Rai Uno in front of an enthralled audience. The concert, Con il Cuore Nel Nome di Francesco (With Heart in the name of St Francis of Assisi) was endorsed by the Friars of the Basilica di San Francesco d’Assisi. In a region that has been hit by earthquakes recently, stars from all different media in Italy gathered to raise funds to help those affected and to pledge their support.

Long-Sharp Gallery Brings Important Fresh-to-the-Market Works to Masterpiece London 2017

[PRESSWIRE] New York, US - 08 June, 2017 -- In its fifth year at the prestigious Masterpiece London Fair, Long-Sharp Gallery (Indianapolis/New York) has curated a special “Modern and Contemporary Works on Paper” exhibition which caters to both sophisticated and beginning collectors. The exhibit features important names in the modern and contemporary genres, works that are one-of-a-kind, and many works that have never before been exhibited.

“MY SOUND GUY WAS A WOMAN” FILMMAKER USES ALL FEMALE CREW TO SHOOT “THE WEDDING INVITATION”

[PRESSWIRE] Los Angeles, CA (June 5, 2017) – Freestyle Digital Media is releasing the female-lead and female-crewed buddy comedy THE WEDDING INVITATION June 6th. The film stars Rainy Kerwin (PRIDE & PREJUDICE), Camille Guaty (GHOST OF GIRLFRIENDS PAST and Eoin Macken (“The Night Shift”).

Asian Philanthropist Helps Restore Italy's Artistic Heritage

[PRESSWIRE] Kuala Lumpur, May 26, 2017 – Italy is home to many historical sites, including ancient Roman villas, palaces, monuments, castles, Renaissance squares and fountains which are slowly crumbling to ruin amid neglect and lack of money. A recent report by The Straits Times stated that with the harsh economic times and limited financial resources of its own, Italy is looking to private sponsors to fund the restoration of many of its huge artistic heritage.