Latest Risky Business Stories

2009-08-28 14:15:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Activision Publishing, Inc.'s (Nasdaq: ATVI) Guitar Hero(R) 5 will launch next week with a variety of today's hottest bands and classic tracks and innovative new features that make it the most exciting and accessible Guitar Hero(R) game yet. Helping celebrate the game's launch are Playboy Founder Hugh Hefner and ten Playboy Playmates who are starring in a sexy new ad campaign that highlights how the game lets fans rock any way they...

2009-03-30 03:00:00

Activision Pays Tribute to Four of the Most Successful College Basketball Coaches Who Star in New Television Ad Campaign SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Activision Publishing, Inc.'s (Nasdaq: ATVI) Guitar Hero(R) makes a slam dunk with the latest installment of the "Risky Business"- inspired advertising campaign featuring four of the best-known national collegiate basketball coaches of all time and their surprise encounter with world-famous rock band Metallica. The...

2008-10-24 09:00:14

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Activision Publishing, Inc.'s Guitar Hero(R) is putting famous fans front and center in its television ads for the October 26 release of Guitar Hero(R) World Tour, the latest installment in the #1 best-selling video game franchise of 2007. Paying tribute to the famous lip- and guitar-syncing scene that appeared in the popular film "Risky Business," each ad will highlight different celebrities jamming on instruments from Guitar Hero...

2008-10-09 09:00:31

By VICTORIA SHOULDIS Joe Pantoliano - that's Joey Pants to his friends and everyone who could be a friend, and that includes you - ended up in pieces, quite literally, in one of his most famous roles, the gleeful psychopath Ralphie Cifaretto on The Sopranos. With his intense yet approachable acting style, Pantoliano has made a strong career for himself in the often fickle world of Hollywood, imbibing his characters - from an early role as the evil pimp Guido in Risky Business to the...

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