Special will feature performances by Sir Elton John, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and RuPaul and an appearance by Kristen Bell, along with several performances by Lady Gaga from her new album, ARTPOP, including a duet with Kermit the Frog.
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Warner Bros. Home Entertainment announces the Peanuts Holiday Classics collection, available for the first time in Digital HD exclusively on iTunes.
Kids’ and family entertainment content distributor CAKE announced an agreement with Cartoon Network US for two more seasonal specials – A Monsterous Holiday and The Naughty List.
VisitEngland teams up with Wallace & Gromit to launch "Great Adventure" – a nationwide campaign to boost tourism in the UK in 2013.
Motion design and production studio Royale launches its own interactive holiday fundraiser, with proceeds to be donated to The American Red Cross Disaster Relief in support of those affected by Superstorm Sandy.
Elastic Director Andy Hall brings his inimitable skills to the Red Cross yet again for a second round of Holiday giving.
LA-based motion graphics and animation studio Buster and BusterINK cook up a new holiday branding campaign for HGTV.
It’s time to laugh as if you had a belly full of jelly and cuddle up in a blanket and enjoy that warm, fuzzy holiday feeling when Cartoon Network kicks off its holiday programming on Monday, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. (ET, PT) with the premiere of all new holiday specials from Monday night original series Johnny Test, Adventure Time and MAD.
This holiday season pet lovers have an opportunity to immortalize their furry family members in an animated family portrait that stylistically nods to the classic animated holiday specials we all know and love.
ABC has formally announced that it will air Walt Disney Animation Studios' holiday special PREP AND LANDING this holiday season, according to VARIETY. The half-hour special follows the teams of Santa's elves that prepare homes for his arrival. A senior elf (Dave Foley) is partnered with a rookie (Derek Richardson) on a mission with unforeseen challenges.
Electronic Arts, in announcing its fiscal third-quarter results, lost $641 million on sales of $1.65 billion during the holiday shopping season that ended Dec. 31. Last year, the loss was $33 million on $1.5 billion in sales. The losses stemmed mostly from two one-time charges: a charge of $368 million related to its wireless business and a $244 million charge for a valuation allowance reserve on certain deferred tax assets.
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In this month's column, Pamela Kleibrink Thompson offers some advice on conducting yourself professionally at the upcoming holiday parties.
Nickelodeon delivers a bounty of primetime presents to make kids and tweens merry throughout the month of December, including seven all-new seasonal specials and an array of holiday favorites.
Knott's Berry Farm will magically transform into Knott's Merry Farm this holiday season as they present "A Charlie Brown Christmas" with seasonal entertainment, spectacular decorations including a 65 foot tall Christmas tree, and a colorful Christmas parade starting Thanksgiving day and running through December 30, 2008.
In this month's column, Pamela Kleibrink Thompson offers some advance holiday preparation to ease the anxiety and make it more meaningful to your career.
Sony's Will Smith tentpole HANCOCK grossed $17.3 million on 3,965 runs on Wednesday, per VARIETY. That's less than experts had predicted, given Smith's star power, but it could have been hurt by less-than-good reviews (Rotten Tomatoes' meter is currently at 36 percent).
The film's cume is at $24.1M when its Tuesday night-preview gross ($6.8M) is factored in.
HANCOCK is still expected to do around $100M on the five-day (six counting Tuesday night) holiday weekend, but it will have to have a strong Friday-Sunday to make that mark.
Marketing agency Pimento re-launches the Holiday Inn brand this week to an audience of more than 2,500 delegates at IHG's (InterContinental Hotel Group) Pan European conference at Farnborough 5, the new purpose build exhibition and conference venue at Farnborough International Airport in Hampshire.
The week-long series of conferences every April brings together owners and investors, general managers, sales and marketing executives and senior staff from IHG, its hotels and franchises at this IHG EMEA world event.
RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER brought some holiday cheer to CBS, delivering a win in viewership on Tuesday, while tying with NBC for adults 18-49, report the trades. The perennial holiday special averaged 14.3 million viewers for a 5.1 rating/14 share for adults 18-49. Viewership was up 13% from its airing last year.
Nickelodeon has unwrapped its annual lineup of holiday programming, featuring five never-before-seen episodes of Nick Jr.'s MAX & RUBY, WOW! WOW! WUBBZY!, YO GABBA GABBA! and Nickelodeon's WAYSIDE.
During "Frosty Fridays" throughout December the network will present new holiday episodes every Friday from 12:00 - 2:00 pm ET/PT that include MAX & RUBY (Dec. 7 and Dec. 28), WOW! WOW! WUBBZY! (Dec. 14) and YO GABBA GABBA! (Dec. 21). The mini-marathons will also include seasonal episodes of THE BACKYARDIGANS, DORA THE EXPLORER, GO, DIEGO, GO!, BLUE'S CLUES and THE WONDER PETS!.
Following holiday tradition, Classic Media is re-releasing its timeless Christmas DVD titles from their library of original television Christmas classics, including RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER, SANTA CLAUS IS COMIN' TO TOWN, FROSTY THE SNOWMAN, THE LEGEND OF FROSTY THE SNOWMAN, MR. MAGOO'S CHRISTMAS CAROL and CRICKET ON THE HEARTH.