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'Super Mario Bros.' animated movie in the works at Illumination Entertainment

We played the Nintendo Switch Super Mario could be making his leap to the big screen. Nintendo(NTDOF) is close to a deal with Illumination Entertainment for an animated movie based on the popular video game franchise, “Super Mario Bros.,” CNN has confirmed. The deal, which was first reported by the Wall Street Journal, would bring one of the most familiar pop culture brands to theaters via Illumination Entertainment, which makes animated films for Comcast(CMCSA)‘s Universal Pictures. The studio boasts a long streak of blockbuster hits such as “Despicable Me,” “Minions,” ...

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Ford unveils tech-heavy 2018 Ford Expedition: a rolling entertainment palace

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The 2018 Ford Expedition gets USB jacks in every row, Wi-Fi for 10 devices, and full telematics. It uses F-150 aluminum construction in hopes of returning to the glory days of 200,000-unit sales years. The post Ford unveils tech-heavy 2018 Ford Expedition: a rolling entertainment palace appeared first on ExtremeTech. ExtremeTechExtremeTech

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CEO of Sony Entertainment leaving for Snapchat

Michael Lynton, CEO of Sony Entertainment, is stepping down to join Snap Inc. Michael Lynton, CEO of Sony Entertainment and one of the main players during the infamous Sony hack, is stepping down after 13 years with the company. Lynton is leaving his position at the Hollywood studio to become chairman of Snap Inc., which owns the immensely popular social media app, Snapchat, according to Sony. The executive is arguably best known for heading the studio during a cyber attack that breached its emails and data in 2014. Lynton, 57, ...

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SeaWorld Entertainment cuts jobs in wake of attendance drop

New SeaWorld whale pool approved — with breeding ban SeaWorld Entertainment, which saw a sharp dip in attendance this year, will eliminate about 320 jobs, the company announced Tuesday. The job cuts will take place in all 12 theme parks, which include SeaWorlds in Orlando, San Diego and San Antonio, as well as Sesame Place in Pennsylvania and its Busch Gardens in Florida and Virginia. Employees affected were informed on Tuesday. The company submitted an SEC filing in connection to the restructuring, noting that the move is part of a ...

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The 2016 Cadillac CT6 makes rear seat entertainment cool again with streaming media, 4G LTE

Inexpensive laptops, tablets, and portable DVD players nearly killed the market for factory-installed DVD players that cost $ 1,000 to $ 2,000. Now comes Cadillac with a reason to think again about integrated infotainment systems: high-speed internet, a Wi-Fi hub, big back seat displays, an HDMI jack, and reclining seats allow streaming media players and enjoyable entertainment. There’s also a Blu-ray player for shiny-disc rear entertainment. The Rear Seat Package appears first on the 2016 Cadillac CT6, the full-size luxury/sport sedan Cadillac hopes will compete against Audi A8, BMW 7 Series, ...

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Sports and entertainment worlds enthralled by McGregor-Diaz II

1:09 AM ET The highly anticipated Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz rematch lived up to the hype as the two fighters went the full five rounds Saturday in the UFC 202 main event. The back-and-forth nature of the fight excited not only the fans in attendance, but also many prominent figures both inside and outside the mixed martial arts world on social media, including McGregor’s own coach, John Kavanagh: Incredible fight!!! #UFC202 — Aaron Rodgers (@AaronRodgers12) August 21, 2016 .@NateDiaz209 @TheNotoriousMMA ???????? — Coach (@CMPunk) August 21, 2016 We did ...

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Sega Wants Sonic to Become an “Entertainment Icon”

Sonic the Hedgehog is already one of the most recognizable gaming characters ever, but Sega has even bigger plans for the blue speedster. Chief brand officer Ivo Gerscovich recently spoke with MCV about Sega’s plans for Sonic, saying it’s the company’s intention to elevate the character to “entertainment icon” status. “We are really focused on turning Sonic into an entertainment icon, not just a games icon,” he said, according to GameZone. “We want to go across all platforms and elevate his status even further, which explains why we are doing ...

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David Bowie: In memory of a sci-fi entertainment giant

Share This article It isn’t really possible to put into words — let alone a single article — the breadth of the impact rock legend David Bowie, who died of cancer January 10 at age 69, has had on millions of us, and on the entertainment industry. Two aspects of his work make it especially relevant to those of us who love science and technology — his ability to express science fiction visions in his music and his vision for how technical innovation could transform entertainment. David Bowie as science fiction giant ...

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Entertainment News – Celebrities, Movies, TV, Music – CNN.com

Breaking News Live TV U.S. Edition+ U.S. International Arabic Español U.S. Edition+ U.S. International Arabic Español Entertainment Happy New Year! Top stories  Celebrity photos  New + next  Coming soon Awards season Also entertaining  In case you missed it  This entry passed through the Full-Text RSS service – if this is your content and you’re reading it on someone else’s site, please read the FAQ at fivefilters.org/content-only/faq.php#publishers. Entertainment News – Celebrities, Movies, TV, Music – CNN.com

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The Latest Entertainment & Hollywood News

‘Marjorie Prime’: Theater Review Lois Smith plays an elderly woman coping with failing health with the help of an avatar of her late husband in Jordan Harrison’s futuristic drama. Josh Groban to Make Broadway Debut in ‘Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812’ The popular recording artist will play the expanded role of Pierre in writer-composer Dave Malloy’s inventive electro-pop Tolstoy musical, which drew raves in earlier off-Broadway runs. ‘Once Upon a Mattress’: Theater Review Jackie Hoffman and John Epperson, better known as “Lypsinka,” star in this off-Broadway revival ...

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