August 7, 2008
Kiefer Sutherland to Appear Live on Paltalk’s Upcoming ‘Hollywood Now’ Event
NEW YORK, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Paltalk, the leading real-time, video-based community, today announced that Kiefer Sutherland, star of the hit television series "24" and upcoming movie "Mirrors," will be the featured guest on Hollywood Now, one of Paltalk's leading original programs. The live event will air on Friday, August 8 at 4:00 PM ET from New York City.
Sutherland will participate in a live question and answer session with host Juliette Powell, discussing his career and latest projects, including his upcoming movie, "Mirrors." The event will offer online viewers the opportunity to ask questions and exchange dialogue with Powell and Sutherland through Paltalk's interactive video platform."Having Kiefer Sutherland as the featured guest of this week's Hollywood Now continues to validate Paltalk's socialcasting platform is being used as a new and innovative way for Hollywood personalities to promote their work and connect with fans from all over the world," said Joel Smernoff, Paltalk's President and COO. "We will bring this event to viewers in a real-time, face-to-face way like no other, and this will be the first of many more events to come in the future featuring today's top celebrities."
Hosted by television host, producer, and former Miss Canada Juliette Powell, Hollywood Now is an originally produced live event on Paltalk, featuring interactive Q&A segments with top celebrities and other pop culture personalities. By producing Hollywood Now, Paltalk offers its users an unprecedented opportunity to get up-close and personal with their favorite celebrities in a way that has never before been possible. Making this a truly unique experience is the ability for Paltalk members to interact with the stars via video in real-time.
Today's announcement continues to build on the momentum Paltalk has generated by securing appearances from top entertainers and celebrities. Recent celebrities that have appeared on Paltalk to connect with their fans include David Duchovny, Missy Higgins, William Shatner, Slash, Plaxico Burress, Jesse Ventura, Chevy Chase, Jeff Garlin, Arianna Huffington, Pat Buchanan and Stephen King, among others.
To log on to Sutherland's interview on Hollywood Now this Friday, please visit http://www.paltalk.com/hollywoodnow.
Paltalk is the premier real-time, video-based community pioneering the new socialcasting movement. Paltalk's platform brings together traditional broadcasting media, social networking, user-generated content and video chat. With more than 4 million active users, Paltalk hosts the world's largest interactive video community offering thousands of users the ability to watch and interact with online video programming, including serialized shows, live events, and user-generated content, as well as interact with each other through real-time voice, text and video chat.
Paltalk's diverse programming includes Paltalk original events including regular programs with celebrities, radio personalities and newsmakers such as the radio jocks Opie and Anthony and Diana Falzone. The company also broadcasts live interactive video chat events such as musical performances and comedy variety shows. Paltalk users can interact with the featured hosts and performers in real-time as well as other members in the room. Paltalk also offers its users the ability to create and share their own user-generated video content with each other and to the broader community.
CONTACT: Matt Rizzetta, [email protected], or Todd Barrish, both of DukasPublic Relations for Paltalk, +1-646-808-3632
Web site: http://www.paltalk.com/http://www.paltalk.com/hollywoodnow