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About Peter Jackson

Peter Robert Jackson, CNZM (born 31 October 1961) is a New Zealand filmmaker, producer and screenwriter, best known for The Lord of the Rings trilogy.

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Spelman College Museum of Fine Art Presents Black Chronicles II
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - The Spelman College Museum of Fine Art will present Black Chronicles II, an exhibition which explores the Black presence in late 19th century Victorian Britain through the prism of studio portraiture

Multimedia Platforms Releases Summary of Its Accomplishments in 2015
Multimedia Platforms Inc. (OTCQB: MMPW) (MMP), the only publicly-traded LGBT media company, today is releasing a summary of its performance, annual goals and objectives in 2015.

WorkForce Software Triples Down on Top Executives
LIVONIA, MI--(Marketwired - October 12, 2015) - WorkForce Software announced plans to further scale the business by bringing on board three new top executives to transform and accelerate the company's growth. To meet its goals, Mike Morini joins as the new Chief Executive Officer, Denise Broady as the Chief Marketing Officer, and Peter Jackson as Vice President of Cloud Services

LGBT Media Company Multimedia Platforms Acquires Frontiers Media
Multimedia Platforms Inc. (OTCQB: MMPW), the only publicly-traded LGBT media company, announced today the acquisition of New Frontiers Media Holdings, LLC.

Multimedia Platforms Inc. Names Peter Jackson President
Multimedia Platforms, Inc. (OTCQB: MMPW) ("MMP"), the first LGBTQ publicly traded media company, has announced the appointment of Peter Jackson as president and group executive publisher. Ushers in Awards Season
With the Academy Awards, the pinnacle of awards season, just weeks away,, the online leader in finding and publishing travel deals, takes a look back at the year in cinema by shining a spotlight on where in the world the movies have taken us

Philip Morris Asia Limited Comments on Tribunal’s Decision to Decline Jurisdiction in Arbitration Against Commonwealth of Australia Over Plain Packaging
Business Wire IndiaPhilip Morris Asia Limited (PMAL), a Hong Kong company that is the parent of Philip Morris Australia, said today that an arbitral tribunal has declined jurisdiction to hear the merits of PMAL’s case against the Commonwealth of Australia under Australia’s 1993 Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (IPPA) with Hong Kong.

Sloan and Sagansky Join Next TV Summit & Expo San Francisco as Opening Keynotes
NewBay Media, producer of the Next TV Summit & Expo and publisher of Multichannel News and Broadcasting & Cable, has announced that co-founders of Global Eagle Entertainment and Silver Eagle Acquisition Harry Sloan and Jeff Sagansky will be presenting the Opening Keynote at the Next TV Summit & Expo, taking place September 10-11, 2014 at the Santa Clara Marriott, Santa Clara, CA

FilmOn Networks Launches Bloodzillathon, the All Giant Japanese Monster Movie Channel
BEVERLY HILLS, CA--(Marketwired - May 15, 2014) - On the occasion of the release of a new Godzilla movie, FilmOn Networks has culled the very best giant monster, or Kaiju, movies from its vaults, restored them, and rereleased them for streaming on Bloodzillathon, a 24/7 channel devoted solely to the genre

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey to Feature Dolby Atmos Mix
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Kathleen Kennedy To Become Co-Chair of Lucasfilm Ltd.
Lucasfilm Ltd. has announced that Kathleen Kennedy will become Co-Chair of Lucasfilm. In an effort to move forward with his retirement plans, George Lucas will work with Kathleen Kennedy to transition into her new role. Lucas will become Co-Chairman of the Board of Lucasfilm and continue as CEO

Get Real USA, Inc. Reflects What the Latest Additions to the Advisory Board Could Potentially Mean for the Company
Get Real USA, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GTRL) recently announced the additions of Mr. Dean Wright and Mr. Gregory Walker.

NewTek Announces the LightWave 3D Group -- Names Rob Powers Group President
NewTek announced today the creation of the LightWave 3D® Group, a division of NewTek, Inc., based in Burbank, Calif. The new division will focus on delivering visualization and 3D products for a range of industries -- from architecture, computer-aided design and product development to advertising, game development and feature films

Academy Award Nominee Dean Wright Joins Get Real USA, Inc. Advisory Board
Get Real USA, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GTRL) is excited to have Mr. Dean Wright joining Get Real USA Inc. advisory board.

Filmmakers experience movie-making frenzy as 48-hr deadline ticks down
Thousands of aspiring film-makers around New Zealand are expected to experience sleeplessness, creative exhaustion and the stress of a 48 hour deadline, as the country's largest film competition gets underway.

Peter Jackson unfazed by criticism over new technology in 'Hobbit' movie
Peter Jackson, who was criticised for his movie's new look after a 10 minute trailer showing in Hollywood, has said that it creates a more life-like picture and will be easier to watch in 3D.

Peter Jackson and 'The Hobbit' crew faced flood wrath in New Zealand
Peter Jackson was forced to stop the filming of the 'Lord of the Rings' prequel, 'The Hobbit', in December, when local police issued a severe weather warning and urged him and his crew to pack up as driving rains and floods hit their remote New Zealand location.

Jackson and 'The Hobbit' crew faced flood wrath in New Zealand
Peter Jackson was forced to stop the filming of the 'Lord of the Rings' prequel, 'The Hobbit', in December, when local police issued a severe weather warning and urged him and his crew to pack up as driving rains and floods hit their remote New Zealand location.

'Ocean's Eleven' voted greatest ever remake
George Clooney starrer 'Ocean's Eleven' has been chosen as the best movie remake of all time in a recent poll.

Russell Brand tipped to play Worzel Gummidge
Russell Brand may play Worzel Gummidge in a big-screen remake of the 80s television hit.

Peter Jackson says he was bullied as a child
Peter Jackson has revealed that he was subject to bullying because he was "an oddball" as a child.

AHF-India Cares to Speak Out against India School over HIV/AIDS Discrimination-Feb 15th
AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the largest global AIDS organization, together with its partners at AHF-India Cares, will host a press conference in New Delhi at the Delhi Press Club on Wednesday February 15th at 11am local time to speak out against a recent and high profile case of HIV/AIDS discrimination in India

Peter Jackson gifts Spielberg props for World War I movie
Peter Jackson gifted Steven Spielberg boxes full of World War I memorabilia and relics, for the director's film 'War Horse'.

Hobbit fans buzzing about new trailer
Filmmaker Peter Jackson has revealed a trailer for 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' a year ahead of its release.

Spielberg confirms Peter Jackson as director of Tintin sequel
Steven Spielberg has confirmed that he has appointed Peter Jackson to direct a sequel to their new 3D blockbuster 'The Adventures Of Tintin'.

Kiwi PM visits Peter Jackson on 'The Hobbit' set
New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key visited Peter Jackson on the set of 'The Hobbit' on Friday.

Barry Humphries set to play Goblin King in 'The Hobbit'
Barry Humphries, who was behind the outrageous character of Dame Edna Everage, has been included in the cast of 'The Hobbit'.

BBFC's rating draws most complaints for 'The Lovely Bones'
The British Board of Film Classification (BBFC), that classifies films for UK distribution has received 24 complaints for giving 'The Lovely Bones' a 12A rating.

Melrose Jewelers Launches Its Winter Holiday Rolex Event With up to $1000 off Rolex Watches Until Mon., Dec. 19th
Melrose Jewelers, USA's #1 Online Luxury Watch Retailer, today announced its Winter Holiday Rolex Event with up to $1000 off Select Rolex Watches. Until Monday, December 19th only customers can receive $250 off Rolex Datejust watches, $500 off Rolex President watches and $1000 off Rolex Super President watches

Melrose Jewelers ( Announces It Has Reached 180,000 Facebook Fans & $1.8 Million in Facebook Revenue
Melrose Jewelers, USA's #1 Online Rolex Watch Retailer, today announced that it has exceeded 180,000 Facebook fans on its official Facebook page. In November and December alone its Facebook fanship has grown over 30% and its Facebook revenue has surpassed over $1.8 million year-to-date.

Melrose Jewelers Launches Its His & Hers VIP Rolex Event With $3000 Off Rolex Watches
Melrose Jewelers, USA's #1 Online Rolex Watch Retailer, launched its His & Hers VIP Rolex Event with Up to $3000 off any Two Rolex Watches

Western Union to Acquire Travelex Global Business Payments
The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) today announced it has signed an agreement with Travelex Holdings Limited to acquire the Travelex Global Business Payments division, a leading specialist provider of international business payments, for £606 million in cash.

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