SANTA MONICA, Calif. and PALISADES PARK, N.J., Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With a new deal marking 15 consecutive years and 22 consecutive years respectively, Alfred Haber Distribution, Inc. (AHDI) and dick clark productions, announced today that AHDI has once again been appointed exclusive international distributor for the upcoming 2014 71st Annual Golden Globe® Awards and the 2013 American Music Awards®.
"Alfred Haber and AHDI have shown incredible commitment while representing the Golden Globe Awards and the American Music Awards in the international marketplace over the past 15 consecutive years and 22 years, respectively," said Michael Mahan, President of DC Media, the parent company of dick clark productions. "The American Music Awards and Golden Globe Awards continue to captivate audiences around the world, with the most recent production of each show in more than 160 territories."
"The AMAs has been a staple on television since they were created by music industry legend Dick Clark in 1973, while the Golden Globes is one of the three most-watched award shows in the U.S.," commented Haber. "We are thrilled to, once again, represent these extraordinary annual events to the international marketplace."
Set to air on NBC on January 12, 2014, the 71st Annual Golden Globe® Awards is "Hollywood's Party of the Year." Established by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association in 1944, the Globes are hosted at the historic Beverly Hilton Hotel where the biggest stars walk the red carpet in celebration of the industry's best in film and television. Some of the notable winners at the 2013 event included Jennifer Lawrence for Silver Linings Playbook, Daniel Day-Lewis for Lincoln, Jessica Chastain for Zero Dark Thirty, Hugh Jackman for Les Miserables, and Maggie Smith for Downton Abbey.
Airing this November on ABC, the 2013 American Music Awards® will feature performances from today's hottest artists and honor the latest talents of the contemporary music scene. Pop superstar Justin Bieber was the big winner at last year's AMAs, which turned up the heat with one exuberant performance after another, including Bieber, Carly Rae Jepsen, Taylor Swift, Usher, Nicki Minaj, Christina Aguilera, Carrie Underwood, Stevie Wonder, P!nk, and Korean rapper PSY.
ABOUT DICK CLARK PRODUCTIONS
Founded in 1957, dick clark productions, inc (dcp) is a leading independent producer of television programming. dcp produces perennial hits such as the "American Music Awards," "Golden Globe Awards," "Academy of Country Music Awards," and "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest." dcp also produces popular weekly television programming, including "So You Think You Can Dance," and owns and maintains one of the world's most unique and extensive entertainment libraries, which includes more than 30 years of "American Bandstand" footage. For additional information, visit www.dickclark.com.
ABOUT ALFRED HABER DISTRIBUTION, INC.
ALFRED HABER DISTRIBUTION, INC., ALFRED HABER TELEVISION, INC., and ALFRED HABER, INC., now celebrating 45 years of business, together form the world's largest distributor of U.S. network music, variety and annual event programs, and are major independent distributors of reality series and specials; films; and documentaries. For more information about AHDI, please visit www.alfredhaber.com.
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