Last updateTue, 20 Feb 2018 12pm

Fandango Sells More Than 30% of Black Panther's Four Day Opening Weekend Tickets

LOS ANGELES - Fandango, the ultimate digital network for all things movies, announced today that it sold more than 30% of the U.S. four-day weekend box office dollars for "Black Panther," marking one of Fandango's largest shares of opening weekend for any movie in the company's 18-year history.

Fandango's "Black Panther" sales helped break several ticketing records, becoming the company's:

  • Top superhero opening weekend ticket-seller.
  • Top February opening weekend ticket-seller.
  • #4 All-Time Top Preseller (following the last three "Star Wars" movies).

Official Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of February 18, 2018

LOS ANGELES -  comScore today announced the official worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of February 18, 2018, as compiled by the company's theatrical measurement services.

As the trusted industry partner for real-time box office reporting, comScore is the only theater-level movie measurement and analytics company providing insights across the world's largest markets, covering 95 percent of the global industry gross. Using comScore's suite of movie products, customers are able to analyze admissions and gross results from around the world.

The Smashing Pumpkins Featuring Original Members Billy Corgan, Jimmy Chamberlin, And James Iha Announce First Tour Since 2000

LOS ANGELES -  GRAMMY® Award-winning, acclaimed alternative rock pioneers The Smashing Pumpkins today announced the Shiny And Oh So Bright Tour, their first tour in nearly 20 years to feature founding members Billy Corgan, Jimmy Chamberlin, and James Iha.

Produced by Live Nation, the 36-city tour will kick off in Glendale, AZ on July 12, 2018 and visit North American arenas throughout the summer. Tickets for the Shiny And Oh So Bright Tour will go on sale to the general public starting next Friday, February 23 at 10:00am local time and be available at LiveNation.com and via the Live Nation App.  

‘Get Hitched’ at the 2018 Madera District Fair

MADERA -  The Madera District Fair is holding a contest to search for a fun-loving couple to ‘Get Hitched’ during the 2018 Madera Fair on September 8th at 5:00 pm.  Madera Fairs’ recent campaign, ‘It’s Your Fair,’ will take on a whole new dimension when fair guests gather to witness a Madera County couple say “I do” while surrounded by the glow of midway lights, cotton candy, barns, magicians, music and more! 

According to Madera Fair CEO Tom Mitchell, “The winning couple can expect traditional wedding moments in this fun and unconventional setting, including cake cutting, a first dance and bouquet toss, but with a Madera Fair twist!  And of course a Fair wedding wouldn’t be complete without a Ferris wheel ride, fair food and entertainment too!”

Justin Timberlake Announces European & U.K. Dates And New North American Leg To Previously Sold Out The Man Of The Woods Tour

LOS ANGELES - Following the release of his highly anticipated album Man of the Woods and his epic Pepsi Super Bowl LII Halftime Show performance, Justin Timberlake has announced European and U.K. The Man Of The Woods Tour dates, as well as a second leg of North American dates due to sell out shows. European and U.K. dates will kick off June 22 in Paris and make 16 stops including London, Amsterdam, Stockholm, Copenhagen, Berlin, and more.

In addition to second shows already announced in 10 North American cities, Timberlake will add a new fall leg with an additional 31 new shows across the U.S. and Canada including second and third shows in Chicago, Toronto, New York City, Los Angeles, Boston, Philadelphia, Washington, Houston, Dallas, Pittsburgh, Cleveland, Atlanta and Memphis.  A slew of new cities have also been announced for the new leg including Milwaukee, St. Paul, Portland, Lexington, Buffalo, New Orleans, Omaha, Kansas City, St. Louis, Indianapolis, Charlotte, San Antonio, Oklahoma City, Denver, Edmonton, Vancouver, Quebec City, and Ottawa.

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