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2014-07-07 23:02:25

Allegheny Health Network, Pittsburgh, and Johns Hopkins Medicine today announced that a definitive agreement has been signed by the two organizations that establishes a five-year formal collaboration between Allegheny and the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins for research, medical education and clinical services. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 Officials at Allegheny Health Network and Johns Hopkins Medicine today announced that a definitive agreement has...

2014-06-18 23:02:43

Jefferson receives fifth largest gift ever to a U.S. accredited medical college Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Thomas Jefferson University has received a $110 million gift—the single largest in its history—from the Sidney Kimmel Foundation. The gift will benefit Jefferson Medical College, which will be renamed the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University effective today. “On behalf of the entire Jefferson community, I am honored that the Sidney Kimmel...

2012-05-19 23:13:33

For demonstrating great strength and dignity through a battle with brain cancer, Mr. Sabol will be honored with the Spirit of Courage Award. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) May 18, 2012 Jefferson´s Kimmel Cancer Center will host a tribute dinner to honor legendary filmmaker Steve Sabol, President of NFL Films, with the Spirit of Courage Award at the Union League of Philadelphia on June 5. The award is presented to an individual who has demonstrated great personal courage, strength and dignity...

2010-12-15 15:30:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Jones Group Inc. ("Jones," the "Company") (NYSE: JNY) today announced that the Company's Founder and Chairman, Sidney Kimmel, will serve as the Company's non-executive Chairman, effective January 1, 2011. This transition from executive Chairman will mark the end of the fortieth year since Mr. Kimmel founded the Company. In recognition of Mr. Kimmel's contributions to the Company, including his many years of outstanding leadership, the...

2010-04-29 14:30:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LIONSGATE® (NYSE: LGF), the leading next generation studio, today announced that it has acquired U.S. distribution rights from Lakeshore Entertainment and Sidney Kimmel Entertainment to the upcoming crime thriller ONE FOR THE MONEY, starring Katherine Heigl (Lionsgate's upcoming KILLERS, "Grey's Anatomy"). The film is based on the first novel in writer Janet Evanovich's bestselling Stephanie Plum series....

2010-04-26 20:35:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LIONSGATE® (NYSE: LGF), the leading next generation studio, today announced that it has acquired U.S. distribution rights from Lakeshore Entertainment and Sidney Kimmel Entertainment to the upcoming legal thriller THE LINCOLN LAWYER, based on the best-selling Michael Connelly novel of the same name. Lakeshore Entertainment is handling international distribution. The announcement was jointly made today by Joe...

2009-03-07 15:26:41

Tracy Morgan and Martin Lawrence will star in the upcoming U.S. movie Death at a Funeral alongside fellow comedian Chris Rock, an industry source says. Morgan's involvement in the Screen Gems and Sidney Kimmel Entertainment production represents the 30 Rock star's ongoing transition into film, The Hollywood Reporter said Friday. Morgan previously agreed to star with actor Bruce Willis in the upcoming Kevin Smith-directed action-comedy A Couple of Cops. Funeral, a remake of a 2007 Frank Oz...

2008-11-10 18:00:12

Image Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISK), a leading independent licensee, producer and distributor of filmed entertainment programming in North America, announced today that it has acquired all U.S. rights to the film "Management" starring Jennifer Aniston, Steve Zahn and Woody Harrelson from Sidney Kimmel Entertainment. Under the agreement, Image has secured all theatrical, home video, digital, television and pay-per-view rights for the U.S. Image will release the film theatrically in...

2008-07-24 15:00:45

NEW YORK, July 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Pictures Classics confirmed today that they purchased US rights to Charlie Kaufman's directorial debut "Synecdoche, New York" from Sidney Kimmel Entertainment, a deal brokered by UTA. The film screened in official competition at the Cannes International Film Festival. This acquisition continues SPC's relationship with SKE after the successful release of Ira Sach's "Married Life." Academy award winner Philip Seymour Hoffman plays theater director...


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