CULVER CITY, Calif., January 25, 2018 - On Saturday, February 3, as families across the country go to their local libraries to celebrate Take Your Child to the Library Day, Peter Rabbit will be teaming up with local events across the country to make the day Blue Jacket Day. Joining forces with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF), the largest non-profit children's literacy organization in the United States, Peter will help bring awareness to children's literacy and ignite a lifelong love of reading with a series of special events.
Park City, Utah - January 25, 2018 - On the heels of the world premiere of Marc Turtletaub's Puzzle starring Kelly Macdonald and Irrfan Khan, Sony Pictures Classics announced they've acquired worldwide rights. A female driven, coming of age story, Puzzle has quickly become a crowd-pleasing favorite at this year's festival. It features Kelly Macdonald in her first lead role in a feature film.
Los Angeles, Jan. 24, 2018 - In a competitive deal, TriStar Pictures beat out six buyers for worldwide rights to psychological thriller A White Lie, adapted from Karin Tanabe's critically-acclaimed novel The Gilded Years, which will star Zendaya. Hello Sunshine's Reese Witherspoon and Lauren Neustadter and Zendaya will produce the project which will be adapted by Monica Beletsky ("Fargo," "The Leftovers").
Park City, UT - January 19, 2018 -- Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions (SPWA) has acquired all international rights to Brett Haley's Hearts Beat Loud following the special sneak peek volunteer screening in Sundance. The film, starring Nick Offerman and Kiersey Clemons, played through the roof to a packed screening last night, and will make its world premiere to the public on Friday, January 26th. In addition, Offerman and Clemons will perform the title song from the film at the Sundance Awards Ceremony on Saturday, January 27th.
JANUARY 18, 2018 - CULVER CITY, CA - On the heels of the global blockbuster Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle having taken in over $650M at the box office worldwide, including its #1 release in China this past weekend, Sony Pictures Virtual Reality (SPVR) today announced a deal with Survios, a global leader in virtual reality (VR), to bring Jumanji's VR experience to new audiences in Asia and throughout the world.
CULVER CITY, Calif., 7 November 2017 - Today, Sony Pictures Releasing International debuts the new trailer for Peter Rabbit™, the upcoming feature that brings all of the audience-favourite Beatrix Potter characters to the screen in a brand-new, modern adventure. The film will be released in cinemas across the UK from 16 March.
The new trailer can be seen here: https://youtu.be/32via095BPk
New York, United States / Vancouver, Canada (November 7, 2017) - WOW! Unlimited Media (TSX VENTURE: WOW.A) (TSX VENTURE: WOW.B) - Sony Pictures Animation and Frederator Networks, a WOW! Unlimited Media company, today announced the launch of The Summoning, the first episode of GO!
CULVER CITY, Calif., October 25, 2017 - As "Stranger Things" fans get stoked to binge watch the show's second season on Netflix, Sony Pictures Consumer Products is teaming with Reebok and BAIT for a Limited Edition run of the Reebok Ex-O-Fit Hi Clean model, featuring exclusive designs inspired by the 1984 classic Ghostbusters film.
[Culver City, CA - October 24, 2017] Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) today announced that Mike Hopkins has been named Chairman, Sony Pictures Television (SPT), overseeing all television production, distribution and marketing operations globally for the studio, as well as SPE's media networks business. Hopkins, who is currently Chief Executive Officer of leading streaming TV service Hulu, will start in late November and report to Tony Vinciquerra, Chairman and CEO of SPE.
NEW YORK (October 24, 2017) - Sony Pictures Classics announced today that they have acquired all rights in North America, Germany, Scandinavia, Greece, Eastern Europe, Latin America and Asia (excluding China, Korea and Japan) to THE SEAGULL, directed by Michael Mayer and adapted by Stephen Karam from Anton Chekhov's classic play.