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2011-06-28 19:04:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LIONSGATE® (NYSE: LGF), a leading global entertainment company, today announced an unprecedented film music collaboration between Academy Award® winner and two time nominee T Bone Burnett (CRAZY HEART, COLD MOUNTAIN) and four time Academy Award® nominated composer Danny Elfman (ALICE IN WONDERLAND, SPIDER-MAN) on the music for the highly anticipated film adaptation of THE HUNGER GAMES,...

2010-03-30 07:35:00

LOS ANGELES, March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- FZ6D.com has gone live. FZ6D is the abbreviation of the title Forbidden Zone: LIVE in the 6th Dimension and http://www.FZ6D.com is now the home of production blogs, audition announcements, adjunct artwork and show previews and will soon feature showtimes and ticketing for the new musical entertainment that brings to the stage the wild and implacable creations of Richard Elfman and the mindbending rollercoaster of a score from Danny Elfman. The...

2009-09-24 08:15:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- David Renzer, Chairman & CEO, Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG) today announced the signing of GRAMMY award-winning, Hollywood blockbuster composer and Oingo Boingo co-founder Danny Elfman to a worldwide publishing deal. The deal encompasses the entire Oingo Boingo catalogue, as well as all publishing interests Danny Elfman has retained in his film and television compositions, and includes the publishing interests he retains in new works....

2009-09-03 07:25:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Sacred Fools has allied with renowned filmmaker and artistic firecracker Richard Elfman (Forbidden Zone, Modern Vampires, Shrunken Heads) to create a live theatrical performance based upon his seminal 1980 film that featured the first cinematic score from Danny Elfman. Playwright Michael Holmes has adapted the film of Forbidden Zone for the stage so that the manic energy and impossible happenings can be effectively portrayed in the flesh and accompanied...

2008-12-09 07:35:00

THE DARK KNIGHT, DOUBT AND SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE GARNER SIX NODS CLINT EASTWOOD RECEIVES TWO NOMINATIONS - BEST ACTOR (GRAN TORINO) AND BEST COMPOSER (CHANGELING) VH1 TO BROADCAST THE AWARDS CEREMONY LIVE ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 8, 2009 AT 9:00 PM (ET/PT) NEW YORK, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) has announced the nominees for the 14th annual Critics' Choice Awards. The winners will be announced at the Critics' Choice Awards gala on Thursday, January 8,...


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