TAKEPART.COM JOINS RIC O’BARRY’S DOLPHINPROJECT.NET TO HELP END THE DOLPHIN SLAUGHTER IN TAIJI, JAPAN

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Marking the Five-Year Anniversary of the Release of ‘The Cove’, Participant Media’s TakePart.com Joins Ric O’Barry’s DolphinProject.Net to Help

End the Dolphin Slaughter in Taiji, Japan

Join the Over 800,000 Who’ve Signed the Petition to End the Slaughter Once and for All at www.TakePart.com/Cove 

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JEFF SKOLL AND UCLA SCHOOL OF THEATER, FILM AND TELEVISION LAUNCH THE SKOLL CENTER FOR SOCIAL IMPACT ENTERTAINMENT

JEFF SKOLL AND UCLA SCHOOL OF THEATER, FILM AND TELEVISION LAUNCH THE SKOLL CENTER FOR SOCIAL IMPACT ENTERTAINMENT 

$10 Million Endowment from Jeff Skoll Will Advance
Social Change Through Entertainment and Performing Arts,
Establishing a Groundbreaking Center Focused on
Research, Education and Special Initiatives, Public Programming and Exhibition

Participant Media to join with new Center and UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television to…

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KENT REES TO LEAD PIVOT AS GENERAL MANAGER

KENT REES TO LEAD PIVOT AS GENERAL MANAGER 

TV Vet to Oversee Operations for Participant Media’s Television Network Focused on Entertainment that Inspires

 

Los Angeles, CA (November 3, 2014) – Participant Media today announced that Kent Rees has been named general manager of Pivot, assuming overall responsibility for Participant’s television network dedicated to entertainment that illuminates issues, sparks conversation and inspires change. Kent…

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EILEEN FISHER, Inc. Teams Up with TakePart.com to Recognize Outstanding Women Entrepreneurs

EILEEN FISHER, Inc. Teams Up with TakePart.com to Recognize Outstanding Women Entrepreneurs

‘In Her Company’ Spotlights 30 Inspiring Women in Food, Technology, Fashion and More  

October 20, 2014 (New York, New York)— Modern minimalist design and socially-conscious company EILEEN FISHER, Inc. has teamed up with TakePart.com, Participant Media’s digital news and lifestyle magazine and social action platform for the conscious consumer, to launch the …

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Steven Spielberg has begun principal photography on the Untitled Cold War Spy Thriller starring Tom Hanks

STEVEN SPIELBERG HAS BEGUN PRINCIPAL PHOTOGRAPHY

ON THE UNTITLED COLD WAR SPY THRILLER STARRING TOM HANKS

  

BURBANK, Calif. (October 6, 2014) – Three-time Academy Award® winner Steven Spielberg has begun principal photography on an untitled Cold War spy thriller starring two-time Academy Award winner Tom Hanks (“Forrest Gump,” “Philadelphia”). The production, which also stars Tony® Award winner Mark Rylance (“Intimacy,” “The Other Boleyn Girl”), Academy…

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‘A Monster Calls’ Begins Production

A MONSTER CALLS BEGINS PRODUCTION
DIRECTED BY JUAN ANTONIO BAYONA, FILM SLATED FOR FALL 2016 RELEASE

 

VANCOUVER, BC and SANTA MONICA, CA, September 30, 2014 – Production has begun on A Monster Calls, directed by Juan Antonio Bayona, Goya Award-winning director of the worldwide smash The Impossible. Participant Media and River Road Entertainment are financing the Apaches Entertainment production, in association with Telecinco Cinema and La…

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WHEN GEORGIA SMILED: THE ROBIN MCGRAW REVELATION FOUNDATION TEAMS WITH PIVOT AND STUDENTS OF THE WORLD TO LAUNCH THE #iASPIRE CAMPUS CHALLENGE

WHEN GEORGIA SMILED: THE ROBIN MCGRAW REVELATION FOUNDATION TEAMS WITH PIVOT AND STUDENTS OF THE WORLD TO LAUNCH THE #iASPIRE CAMPUS CHALLENGE

The Challenge Will Fund Outstanding Programs or Ideas Aimed at Ending Sexual Assault on College Campuses and in the Community

(Los Angeles, CA – September 8, 2014) – When Georgia Smiled: The Robin McGraw Revelation Foundation has teamed with Participant Media’s television network, Pivot…

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Pivot Launches on Philo’s Live Streaming TV Service

PIVOT LAUNCHES ON PHILO’S LIVE STREAMING TV SERVICE

 

Campuses Across the Country Will Have Access to @Pivot_TV’s Critically Acclaimed Programming via @WatchPhilo

New York, NY (August 27, 2014) – Participant Media’s television network Pivot announced today that it is launching on Philo, bringing its diverse and unique slate of programming to campuses across the United States. Students at more than a dozen universities will be able to watch…

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Drafthouse Films and Participant Acquire ‘The Look of Silence’

DRAFTHOUSE FILMS AND PARTICIPANT MEDIA ACQUIRE
OSCAR®- NOMINEE JOSHUA OPPENHEIMER’S ‘THE LOOK OF SILENCE’

 

Los Angeles, CA & Austin, TX (August 27, 2014) – Drafthouse Films and Participant Media announced today they have jointly acquired all U.S. rights to Oscar®-nominated director Joshua Oppenheimer’s The Look of Silence, executive produced by Oscar-winner Errol Morris (The Fog of War), Oscar-nominee Werner Herzog (Encounters at the End of the…

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Participant Joins DreamWorks For Two Upcoming Films With Steven Spielberg

 PARTICIPANT MEDIA JOINS DREAMWORKS STUDIOS FOR

STEVEN SPIELBERG’S ‘UNTITLED COLD WAR SPY THRILLER’ 

AND THE LIGHT BETWEEN OCEANS  

 

Building on their successful, long-standing relationship, Participant Media is joining DreamWorks Studios on two upcoming films: Steven Spielberg’s “Untitled Cold War Spy Thriller” written by Joel and Ethan Coen, based on an original script by Matt Charman and starring Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance and…

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