Media Alert: Leann Rimes, Joe & Mystikal, Stevie Nicks With Sheryl Crow And Ricky Martin to Perform At This Year's Blockbuster(R) Awards

The Seventh Annual Blockbuster Awards to Air on FOX April 11

(8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. ET/PT)



Apr 04, 2001, 01:00 ET from Blockbuster, Inc.

    DALLAS, April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The following was released today by
 Blockbuster, Inc. (NYSE:   BBI):
 
     WHO:      LeAnn Rimes and Joe & Mystikal are scheduled to perform and Lara
               Flynn Boyle, Benjamin Bratt, Sandra Bullock, Glenn Close, Tom
               Green, Tony Hawk, Dylan McDermott, Juliette Lewis, Frankie
               Muniz, Paul Reiser, Giovanni Ribisi and Shawn & Marlon Wayans
               are the latest celebrities confirmed to attend this year's
               Blockbuster Awards which will be taped at Los Angeles' legendary
               Shrine Auditorium on Tuesday, April 10, airing on FOX the
               following day, Wed. April 11 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT.
 
               Other celebrities previously announced to attend include
               Christina Aguilera, Tyra Banks, Drew Barrymore, Warren Beatty,
               Cameron Diaz, Macy Gray, Dustin Hoffman, Kate Hudson, Rob Lowe
               and Michelle Pfeiffer.  Ricky Martin and Stevie Nicks with
               Sheryl Crow are confirmed to perform.
 
     WHAT:     The Blockbuster Awards is one of the world's largest publicly
               voted awards shows, honoring achievements in film, music and
               video games from 2000.  This year, more than 22 million votes
               were cast in 60 categories.
 
 

SOURCE Blockbuster, Inc.
    DALLAS, April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The following was released today by
 Blockbuster, Inc. (NYSE:   BBI):
 
     WHO:      LeAnn Rimes and Joe & Mystikal are scheduled to perform and Lara
               Flynn Boyle, Benjamin Bratt, Sandra Bullock, Glenn Close, Tom
               Green, Tony Hawk, Dylan McDermott, Juliette Lewis, Frankie
               Muniz, Paul Reiser, Giovanni Ribisi and Shawn & Marlon Wayans
               are the latest celebrities confirmed to attend this year's
               Blockbuster Awards which will be taped at Los Angeles' legendary
               Shrine Auditorium on Tuesday, April 10, airing on FOX the
               following day, Wed. April 11 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT.
 
               Other celebrities previously announced to attend include
               Christina Aguilera, Tyra Banks, Drew Barrymore, Warren Beatty,
               Cameron Diaz, Macy Gray, Dustin Hoffman, Kate Hudson, Rob Lowe
               and Michelle Pfeiffer.  Ricky Martin and Stevie Nicks with
               Sheryl Crow are confirmed to perform.
 
     WHAT:     The Blockbuster Awards is one of the world's largest publicly
               voted awards shows, honoring achievements in film, music and
               video games from 2000.  This year, more than 22 million votes
               were cast in 60 categories.
 
 SOURCE  Blockbuster, Inc.

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