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Dec 15, 2014, 23:02 ET

Cyber Attack Notification And AllClear ID Services

 As is being widely reported in the press, Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) experienced a significant system disruption on Monday, November...

Dec 11, 2014, 05:30 ET
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Sony Computer Entertainment Launches PlayStation® Business In People's Republic Of China With Release Of PlayStation®4 And PlayStation®Vita On January 11, 2015

 Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) today announced that it will launch the PlayStation® business in the People's Republic of China...

Dec 10, 2014, 12:23 ET

Sony Music Masterworks Earns 6 Nominations For The 2015 GRAMMY Awards In Multiple Genres

 Sony Music Masterworks receives 6 GRAMMY nominations for the 2015 GRAMMY Awards in multiple genres including Jazz, American Roots, World...

Dec 09, 2014, 15:18 ET

2CELLOS Create A New Dimension With Celloverse Album Available January 27, 2015

 2CELLOS, music's most electric and dynamic instrumental duo, return with their new album Celloverse (Portrait/Sony Music Masterworks) on...

Dec 09, 2014, 13:47 ET

Saddle Up With SMC This December For A Month Of Old West Favorites Featuring Rarely Seen Spaghetti Western Classics And A 20-Film Cowboy Fest On Dec. 25 & 26

 The Wild West comes alive on Sony Movie Channel this December, as the network gathers up a posse of some of Hollywood's most classic Westerns,...

Dec 04, 2014, 09:26 ET

SPECTRE, The 24th James Bond Adventure, Set To Begin Production

 007 Soundstage, Pinewood Studios, London -- James Bond Producers, Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli today released the title of the...

Dec 03, 2014, 05:00 ET
Sony Computer Entertainment announced the "PlayStation 4 20th Anniversary Edition" commemorating the 20th anniversary of the original PlayStation on Dec. 3, 1994. Pictured is the limited edition PS4, DUALSHOCK 4 wireless controller, and PlayStation Camera, which come in "Original Gray" color reminiscent of the original PlayStation.

Sony Computer Entertainment Announces The "Playstation®4(PS4™) 20Th Anniversary Edition"

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) today announced the "PlayStation®4(PS4™) 20th Anniversary Edition," a special edition...

Dec 02, 2014, 00:12 ET

Series of Episodes Shot with Sony's Action Cam Is Now On, "100 Days of Tele and His Red Ride"

Sony Corporation's Action Cam has captured 100 days of Tele with his STRIDER, and is being released on Sony's official Action Cam YouTube channel....

Dec 01, 2014, 10:12 ET

Cine Sony Television Announces Multi-Year Distribution Agreement With DIRECTV

Cine Sony Television (CST), Sony Pictures Television's (SPT) Spanish-language U.S. cable network specializing in blockbuster Hollywood movies,...

Nov 26, 2014, 17:37 ET

Komiker-Legende Mel Brooks wird Draculas Vater in HOTEL TRANSSILVANIEN 2 synchronisieren

– Sony Pictures Releasing International besetzt Vlads Stimme auch mit lokalen Berühmtheiten  Sony Pictures Animation gab heute...

Nov 26, 2014, 17:35 ET

La légende de l'humour Mel Brooks prêtera sa voix au père de Dracula dans HÔTEL TRANSYLVANIE 2

-- Sony Pictures fait également appel à des célébrités locales reconnues pour le doublage de Vlad  Sony Pictures...

Nov 26, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Sony Introduces the a7II, the World's First Full-Frame Camera with 5-Axis Image Stabilization

 Sony Electronics, a worldwide leader in digital imaging, has today introduced another exciting addition to its full-frame α7 lineup, the...

Nov 26, 2014, 09:00 ET

La leyenda del cómic Mel Brooks pondrá la voz al padre de Drácula en HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 2

-- El lanzamiento internacional de Sony Pictures cuenta también con la participación de amados famosos locales para dar voz a Vlad...

Nov 26, 2014, 09:00 ET
The ancient, undead and incredibly grumpy vampire Vlad (voiced by Mel Brooks) pays an impromptu visit to his son Dracula (Adam Sandler), granddaughter Mavis (Selena Gomez) and her boyfriend Johnny (Andy Samberg) in Sony Pictures Animation's HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 2, in theaters September 2015.

Comic Legend Mel Brooks To Voice Dracula's Father In HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 2

 Sony Pictures Animation today announced the casting of Oscar®-, Tony-, Grammy- and Emmy-winning writer, director, performer, composer and...

Nov 21, 2014, 10:35 ET

Sony Classical to Release Original Motion Picture Soundtrack From Director Ridley Scott's Exodus: Gods and Kings

 For the upcoming epic action-adventure Exodus: Gods and Kings, acclaimed director Ridley Scott (Alien, Blade Runner, Gladiator) has recruited...

Nov 17, 2014, 09:00 ET
In Columbia Pictures' "Annie," in theaters December 19, Annie (Quvenzhane Wallis) rides a Citi Bike(R) through the city. Starting Monday, New Yorkers will have the chance to ride themed, red "Annie" bikes in celebration of the film, in theaters December 19th.

New Yorkers & NYC Bike Share, Operators Of The Citi Bike® Program, Celebrate "Annie" With Red Bikes And A Chance To Win Tickets To The Film Premiere - Or A Trip To Los Angeles

 Starting today, the Citi Bike® program is getting a new shade of red.  In celebration of the upcoming December 19 release of...

Nov 13, 2014, 13:38 ET

The Piano Guys Release New Music Video

Musical YouTube sensation, The Piano Guys, have released a brand new music video from their newest studio album, Wonders; an instrumental...

Nov 13, 2014, 00:01 ET

Sony Network Entertainment International And Sony Computer Entertainment Unveil PlayStation™Vue, A New Cloud-Based TV Service That Pioneers The Future Of Television

Sony Network Entertainment International LLC (SNEI) and Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCE) today unveiled PlayStation™Vue, a pioneering...

Nov 11, 2014, 15:00 ET
Nicholas Weiss Joins Sony Pictures Entertainment As Senior Vice President, Creative Advertising

Nicholas Weiss Joins Sony Pictures Entertainment As Senior Vice President, Creative Advertising

 Nicholas Weiss has been named Senior Vice President, Creative Advertising for Sony Pictures Entertainment, it was announced today by Dwight...

Nov 10, 2014, 13:00 ET

"Fury" Celebrates Veterans Day And Remembrance Day With Free Admission For Veterans And Military Personnel

Military personnel and veterans are invited to celebrate Veterans Day in the United States and Remembrance Day in Canada with free admission all...