Entertainment News Archive - October 27, 2008

SAVANNAH, Ga., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The 11th annual Savannah Film Festival, hosted by the Savannah College of Art and Design, presented legendary actor Malcolm McDowell with a Lifetime Achievement Award for Outstanding Contribution and Dedication to the Art of Filmmaking Oct.

NEW YORK, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- With an eagerly-awaited new album, EVOLVER, slated for release on Tuesday, October 28, the multi-platinum-selling multiple-Grammy-winning artist John Legend has joined forces with CBS Television Network to help launch the album.

Today Quark announced groundbreaking innovation in automated workflow publishing by extending the capabilities of Quark Publishing System(R) 8 (QPS(R) 8) to include support for both QuarkXPress(R) and Adobe(R) InDesign.

By David Lieberman NEW YORK -- Cox Communications plans to rock the wireless phone business today by unveiling plans to launch cellphone service in the second half of 2009 that ultimately will make the No.3 cable operator a rival of AT&T, Sprint Nextel and Verizon.

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- This week at IFRA Expo 2008, Microsoft Corp.

NEW YORK, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire" contestants will take to the hot seat with added confidence next week, as game show legend Ken Jennings sits in as resident "Expert" in episodes airing November 3 - 7, 2008.

By Scott Bowles The kids are cheesy, too old for high school and painfully sincere in a cynical age. They're also the most powerful youth in Hollywood. High School Musical 3: Senior Year didn't just wallop the weekend competition.

By Gary Strauss Feisty Cloris Leachman has been raising more than a few eyebrows during her unexpectedly long run on ABC's popular ballroom competition Dancing With the Stars.

By Mike Snider The first single from American Idol winner David Cook has been burning up the charts. Now, he has a new way to stoke its popularity: a lighter application for iPhones and iPod Touch devices. Light On -- which entered Nielsen SoundScan's digital songs chart at No.

NEW YORK, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Destination Media, ( http://www.dmedia.com/ ), the industry leader in digital out-of-home television, today announces the availability of Gas Station TV's first Nielsen On Location Media Pocketpiece(R) report.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.