iQIYI Enters into Content material Licensing Cooperation with Douyin

BEIJING, July 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — iQIYI, Inc. (Nasdaq: IQ) (“iQIYI” or the “Company”), an innovative market-leading online entertainment service in China, today announced that the Company has entered into a definitive agreement with Douyin, pursuant to which the Company will license select content to Douyin for editing and distribution as short form videos in … Read more

Grange: Independence honor for Derrick Morgan and Sanchez | Leisure

Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Olivia Grange, has announced that Jamaican music stalwarts Derrick Morgan and Kevin ‘Sanchez’ Jackson will be honored at the Grand Gala on Independence Day, August 6, at the National Stadium. They will be presented with the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport’s Music Icon Award for their … Read more

Cape Breton leisure venues seeing blended attendance numbers months after restrictions lifted

SYDNEY, NS — After two years of uncertainty and periods of closures, Cape Breton entertainment venues say they’re more than happy to be open and allowed to host events again. While several events and shows have taken place since most restrictions were lifted in the province in March, venue operators are seeing mixed results when … Read more

Twitter Reacts After David Crosby Exhibits Disapproval of Fan Artwork

David Crosby was not impressed with a recent fan-made portrait of himself, but Twitter was not impressed with his response. Crosby has become a hot topic on the social media platform after shading a painting the fan created of the Crosby, Stills & Nash founder. Related: ‘Stranger Things’ Cornfield Crop Circle Is a Touching Tribute … Read more

Will Diana Gabaldon Finish ‘Outlander’ With Guide 10?

It took bestselling Outlander author Diana Gabaldon seven years to complete book 9, Go Tell the Bees That I Am Gone (Nov. 23, 2021) in the series after the release of book eight Written in My Own Heart’s Blood (June 10, 2014), so it may take several years before we see the as-yet untitled book … Read more

Aussies document excessive spend on leisure, media and web entry companies | PwC Leisure & Media Outlook

Australian entertainment and media sector bounces back with growth in 2021, delivering a record leap in 21 year history of Outlook – PwC Australia The entertainment and media (E&M) sector roared back from early pandemic declines, bouncing 10.45% to reach A$65.3 billion in 2021 – PwC forecast indicates growth will continue through to 2026 at … Read more