Showing posts from October, 2013

Twilight's 5th Anniversary and the Blu-Ray/Dvd Launch of Twilight Forever: the Complete Saga

31 Oct 2013 18:10 Africa/Lagos


Exclusive New York Event Will Also Include Musical Performances, Fan Contests, Exclusive Prizes & Memorabilia Giveaways
Planet Hollywood Times Square's Twilight Forever Fan Experience Exhibit Will Remain on Display Through End of the Year.

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Entertainment, a LIONSGATE® (NYSE: LGF) company, and Planet Hollywood International revealed details today for the Twilight Forever Fan Experience taking place in New York on November 3 rd and 4th commemorating the fifth anniversary of The Twilight Saga's original theatrical debut and the eagerly anticipated November 5 th Blu-ray and DVD launch of Twilight Forever: The Complete Saga . The two-day even…

When Oluchi Onweagba Came to Graceland

Oluchi's SI Swimsuit 2007 shoot in Memphis.

Movie Poster of the Month: IMAX The Hunger Games: Catching Fire


MTV Launches Impactful New Video From Country Artist, Morgan Frazier

30 Oct 2013 17:25 Africa/Lagos

MTV Launches Impactful New Video From Country Artist, Morgan Frazier
Video Tackles Reality of Bullying and Premieres on

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sidewalk/Curb recording artist Morgan Frazier announces that her debut music video, "Hey Bully" world premieres on The video addresses tough, real world issues and does not shy away from the truth about bullying. Frazier, who was picked on herself, to the point where she was taken out of school and put in home school, co-wrote the impactful country tune with Sherrie Austin and Tiffany Goss.

"I am so glad that MTV is helping to bring this issue to the forefront, and I applaud for encouraging folks to truly act on this and to join Stand For The Silent and myself. I've had the pleasure of working with Kirk and Laura Smalley of Stand For The Silent everywhere from middle and high schools to major corporate headquarters to address bullyin…

Bang & Olufsen introduces a major breakthrough in wireless sound in three new design icons

30 Oct 2013 13:21 Africa/Lagos

Bang & Olufsen introduces a major breakthrough in wireless sound in three new design icons
Providing the world's first WiSA (Wireless Speaker and Sound Association) certified speakers with serious high quality sound experience

DEERFIELD, Ill., and STRUER, Denmark, Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bang & Olufsen announces the launch of a new range of high-end wireless speakers today. All three speakers are distinctive proponents of Bang & Olufsen's unique design idiom – and unlike anything currently on the marketplace. The all-digital active speakers leverage the new WiSA standard for multi-channel wireless sound to provide acoustic performance beyond anything you have heard without cables. The untethered flexibility means that adding stunning sound to any room has never been easier.


With the launch of three new wireless speakers, Bang & Olufsen once again confirms the brand…

YouTube Music Awards: "Gentleman" Most-Viewed Video Of 2013 Tops Nominations

29 Oct 2013 20:16 Africa/Lagos

PSY's "Gentleman" Most-Viewed Video Of 2013

NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Heating up his sizzling and scorching hot streak yet again, PSY's music video for "Gentleman" is currently YouTube's "Most-Viewed" music video of 2013 with over 572 million views. The cinematic clip for the infectious and invigorating international anthem continues to entice viewers daily. In addition, the music video is ranked #7 on YouTube's all-time most-viewed videos list. It's on track to hit 600 million by the end of the year. As a result it will become #5 of all-time.

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The multi-platinum worldwide pop superstar is now up for three of the top awards at the very first annual YouTube Music Awards, broadcasting live on YouTube Sunday Nov. 3 from Pie…

Oh no! Miley Cyrus is the Celebrity Zombie of the Halloween!

29 Oct 2013 13:00 Africa/Lagos

Can you Recognize the Celebrity Zombie?
A New update for PuzzleFace App Arrives to the Apple AppStore Just in Time For Halloween!

NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Oh no! Miley Cyrus, Simon Cowell, Barack Obama and Albert Einstein have suddenly all been turned into zombies….just in time for Halloween! A new category in Puzzleface, the App that challenges you to recognize your favorite celebs before your opponent beats you to it, The Halloween Zombie-face update is here now!

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Available as a free download at The AppStore (, the game pits two or more players in successive matches that challenge them to recognize the celebrity being unveiled piece-by-piece right before their eyes! There are ghoulish twists and turns in every round, as the pictures slowly become more and visible.

The winner of the round is whoever guesses the celebrity in the least amount of time -- a…

Winners of July 2013 International Image Competition

29 Oct 2013 17:19 Africa/Lagos

National Association Of Professional Child Photographers Unveils Winners of July 2013 International Image Competition
Top Photos in Child Photography Selected from a Range of Categories

ATLANTA, Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association of Professional Child Photographers (NAPCP) has announced the winners of its July 2013 International Image Competition. Showcasing the talents of the world's most successful child photographers, the NAPCP Image Competition featured a range of categories, including Maternity, Newborn, Baby, Toddler, Child, Sibling, Family and Seniors. All photo entries were carefully judged by a panel of acclaimed photographers including Stephanie Buckman, Sara Brennan-Harrell, Christine Pobke and Sarah Lane. Each photo was scored based on its impact, technical merit, creativity and style.

The purpose of the international competition is to recognize the creative and technical excellence of child photographers around the w…

Ciara's 15-Carat Past, Present and Future Diamond Ring!

29 Oct 2013 17:58 Africa/Lagos

Ciara's 15-carat Past, Present and Future
Avianne & Co. helps Future make dream proposal a reality

NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New York City custom jeweler Avianne & Co . helped bring joy to Ciara's heart and bling to her ring hand this weekend.

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The Grammy Award-winning pop singer is now sporting a 15-carat ring with flawless emerald cut diamonds, which are accented by round cut diamonds in a micro pave setting. This technique places diamonds so closely together they appear to be "kissing each other."

The band is an eternity style band and diamonds extend all the way down and around it.

Future designed the ring himself, as he wanted a ring that showed Ciara's "past, present and Future." Blending the two styles together allowed for the creation of a unique engagement ring.

The 15…

Many Hollywood Sex Symbols Look Ugly In Real Life Unlike In Magazines And Movies

Is this the same Scarlett Johannson?
Shine your eyes buddy, she is the same much ranted Hollywood sex symbol. But she is really looking awww here.

See 22 more of them on and you will be wiser.

Top 20 Films at Independent Box Office, October 18-20, 2013


30 Most Evil People of All Time

28 Oct 2013 15:30 Africa/Lagos

International Survey and Card Set Establishes History's 35 Most Evil and Inspirational People
A newly launched trading card set features a comprehensive list of 35 'evil' and 'inspirational' personalities as chosen by people worldwide through a two year online survey.

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Utilizing online research and a series of You Tube videos to ascertain the direct opinions of over 10,000 people worldwide, craft and card designer The Homemade Game Guru has been able to compile a respectable list of the 35 most evil people of all time, and the 35 most inspirational people of all time, by way of a new trading card series.

To be fully launched soon after Halloween, 'The 35 Most Evil People of All Time/The 35 Most Inspirational People of All Time: 75 Piece Trading Card Set' will showcase personalities the global community considers to be the worst and greatest in history.

The 35 Most Evil People…

Artistry Youth Dance Launch First African and Caribbean Dance Company in London

25 Oct 2013 19:27 Africa/Lagos

Artistry Youth Dance to Promote Diversity in Dance by Encouraging Young Londoners of African and Caribbean Descent to Achieve Success in Dance

LONDON, October 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Artistry Youth Dance has launched London's first youth dance company to teach jazz, contemporary dance and Horton technique to young people of African and Caribbean descent. The not-for-profit organization, launched in April of this year, aims to cultivate a more culturally diverse representation of dancers within the industry by showcasing talented young dancers of African and Caribbean descent. Teaching ballet as well as workshops in a variety of other dance styles including hip-hop and musical theater, the company supports young people to realize their talents in dance and creates pathways for further education in the Arts. Having accepted its first intake of 10 students (aged 14-19), Artistry Youth Dance is now looking to progress towards its first performances lat…

Maria, the Little Blonde-haired, Blue-eyed Girl Living In the Roma Camp in Greece

Greece's Mystery Girl's Mother Found.

25 Oct 2013 15:00 Africa/Lagos

Statement By Ernie Allen On The Global Effort To Identify "Maria," The Young Child Found Living In The Roma Camp In Greece

Why Her Story Has Become So Important

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ernie Allen, President and CEO of the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children issues the following statement.

"The publicity surrounding the discovery of the little blonde-haired, blue-eyed girl called "Maria" in the Roma camp in Greece has brought hope to tens of thousands of parents around the world who have children that are still missing. However, her story is about more than one child. Little Maria has become a symbol of a larger problem – the well being of millions of children.

Maria was found resulting from the quick actions of law enforcement in Greece. Her extraordinary story has prompted a worldwide effort to determine who she is, where her…

The Walt Disney Company to Build the World's Largest Disney Store in China

Mr. Stanley Cheung, Executive Vice President and Managing Director, The Walt Disney Company, Greater China and Mr. Li Jinzhao, General Manager of Shanghai Lujiazui Finance And Trade Zone Development Co., Ltd sign the agreement to build mainland China’s first Disney Store in Shanghai.

25 Oct 2013 08:09 Africa/Lagos

The Walt Disney Company to Build the World's Largest Disney Store in Shanghai, China

SHANGHAI, Oct. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

-- Bringing together an innovative and fun retail experience, "Creating Magical Moments for Guests of All Ages"

-- First Disney Store in Mainland China, slated to open early 2015

The Walt Disney Company China, today officially announced plans to build the Company's first, and the world's largest Disney Store in Lujiazui in Shanghai.

Artist impression: aerial view of the proposed Disney Store, Shanghai.

Artist impression: plaza view of the proposed Disney Store, Shanghai. (*Editor's Note: Please note that this is an artist’s imp…