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May 20, 2015, 15:00 ET

PAC-MAN™ Turns 35 And Sony Pictures' "Pixels" Is There To Celebrate

On May 22, 2015, PAC-MAN™ – one of the most iconic videogame characters in history – will celebrate his 35th birthday.  With...

May 20, 2015, 13:10 ET

Columbia Pictures Partners With China Film Co., Ltd. On The Chinese Remake Of "My Best Friend's Wedding"

 Columbia Pictures and China Film Co., Ltd. announced its latest local language co-production, the Chinese remake of the romantic comedy My...

May 18, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Sony Creative Software Introduces New Catalyst Production Suite™

 Sony Creative Software today announced the official launch of its newest media production package, Catalyst Production Suite™, which...

May 11, 2015, 17:01 ET
Sony Pictures Entertainment commences principal photography in Florence, Italy on "INFERNO," the new film in the billion-dollar Robert Langdon franchise, based on Dan Brown's bestselling series of books. Pictured: (Left to Right) Tom Hanks ("Robert Langdon");  Sidse Babett Knudsen ("Dr. Elizabeth Sinskey"); Ron Howard, director/producer; Omar Sy ("Christoph Bouchard"); Dan Brown "Inferno" Author; Felicity Jones ("Dr. Sienna Brooks");  - Event Date: 11 May 2015, Photo by Luca Dammicco.

Principal Photography Begins On "Inferno," Third Robert Langdon Movie Starring Tom Hanks And Directed By Ron Howard

 Principal photography has commenced on Inferno, the new film in Columbia Pictures' Robert Langdon series, which has taken in more than $1.2...

May 07, 2015, 10:04 ET

Sony Classical Releases Poltergeist Soundtrack

British director Gil Kenan proved his atmospheric take on the horror and fantasy genres with his movies Monster House and City of Ember. Now, with...

May 04, 2015, 14:34 ET
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Sony Movie Channel Salutes Veterans With A Memorial Day Marathon Featuring Tom Selleck In "IKE: COUNTDOWN TO D-DAY," And The Submarine Epic "DAS BOOT," On May 25 At 6:45 A.M. ET

 Sony Movie Channel salutes veterans with a stacked Memorial Day Marathon event on Monday, May 25, starting at 6:45 a.m. ET. The patriotic...

Apr 29, 2015, 11:00 ET

2CELLOS Release Evocative, Cinematic Video For "They Don't Care About Us"

 2CELLOS, music's most electric and dynamic instrumental duo, release a captivating new music video for "They Don't Care About Us" by Michael...

Apr 28, 2015, 10:30 ET

Stan Lee's POW! Entertainment Taps relentlessGENERATOR To Build Official Stan Lee Online Store

Stan Lee and POW! Entertainment announced today the launch of their official online store, built in coordination with Sony...

Apr 24, 2015, 11:00 ET
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Sony Movie Channel's Third Annual Music Movie Month Lineup Features Basic Cable Premieres Of The Oscar®-Winning Documentary "SEARCHING FOR SUGAR MAN," And "PAUL WILLIAMS: STILL ALIVE"

 Rock out with Sony Movie Channel (SMC) this May, as the network presents its third annual Music Movie Month lineup—a month-long...

Apr 23, 2015, 11:00 ET

Sony Introduces Two Premium ZEISS® Lenses for alpha A-mount Camera System

 Sony today has announced two new high-performance ZEISS® lenses zoom lenses – a standard zoom and a wide-angle zoom – for...

Apr 22, 2015, 22:02 ET

Spider-Man Gets Animated And Dated With Phil Lord & Christopher Miller And Sony Pictures Entertainment

On July 20, 2018, Phil Lord & Christopher Miller, the directors of The Lego Movie, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, and 21 and 22 Jump...

Apr 22, 2015, 10:46 ET

Dee Dee's Feathers Featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater, Irvin Mayfield & The New Orleans Jazz Orchestra

 Dee Dee's Feathers, a journey through the history of New Orleans as told through song and the collaboration of Dee Dee Bridgewater, Irvin...

Apr 20, 2015, 12:49 ET

Natalie Imbruglia Releases Music Video For New Single "Instant Crush"

 Three-time Grammy nominee, songwriter, actor and model, Natalie Imbruglia releases a music video for her new single "Instant Crush" from her...

Apr 20, 2015, 09:00 ET

Sony Electronics Unveils New Premium Home Audio Products For The Ultimate In-Home Entertainment Experience with 4K Support

 Sony Electronics announced today pricing and retail availability for four new Sound Bars – the HT-ST9, HT-NT3, HT-CT780, and HT-CT380,...

Apr 19, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Sony Electronics Offers Extensive 4K Ultra HD Home Entertainment Solutions with New 2015 TV Lineup

Sony Electronics announced a comprehensive 4K Ultra HD TV lineup complete with picture enhancing technologies, beautiful and sleek design and a...

Apr 13, 2015, 18:30 ET
Sanford Panitch Named President Of International Film And Television For Sony Pictures Entertainment

Sanford Panitch Named President Of International Film And Television For Sony Pictures Entertainment

 Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton today named Sanford Panitch as President of International Film & Television. Panitch comes to SPE...

Apr 13, 2015, 17:30 ET
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Sony Unveils HDC-4300, World's First 4K System Camera with Three 4K Image Sensors

 Sony's next generation of HDC series camera technology provides the ability to use the high magnification wide zoom range lenses currently...

Apr 13, 2015, 16:30 ET

CBS Upgrades Television City In Los Angeles With Sony's New 4k Live Production Camera

CBS' Television City production facility -- home to many of television's top-rated entertainment programs including Survivor Finale, American Idol,...

Apr 13, 2015, 16:00 ET

Sony Signs Sales and Marketing Agreement with Burst to Expand Presence of User-Generated Content in Broadcast and Live Video

 Sony Electronics' new sales and marketing agreement with Burst will allow broadcast, sports and production organizations to take advantage of...

Apr 13, 2015, 15:27 ET

Sony and WGBH Boston Launch Public Media Management

 Sony Electronics and flagship PBS station WGBH are launching Public Media Management (PMM), a first-of-its kind centralized media management...