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Harvey Keitel Joins Cast of Jon Cassar's Rio Heat

Harvey Keitel will appear in the first season of Rio Heat opposite Victor Webster as Hubert Humbolt. Hubert is a mysterious figure, an ex-CIA operator who now owns the largest private investigation company in the world. He opens his Rio branch (enlisting our heroes to run it) as well as continuing to do contract work for his government cronies. Jon Cassar the Emmy-winning 24 producer/director will executive produce and direct multiple episodes of the action/comedy series. Rio Heat will be shot entirely in Brazil. It is described as a cross between Hawaii 5-0, Magnum PI and Moonlighting. The series was co-created by Canadian TV producer Ken Gord and Dean Hamilton Bornstein. The two-hour pilot will be launched theatrically by 20th Century Fox Brazil in multiple Latin American countries. Fox Pay-TV Latin America has licensed the pay TV window in Latin America for the first 13 episodes. Global Genesis Group is the worldwide distributor outside of Latin America.

Business Rockstars Network Inks Deal with Rocking M Media Adding FM and AM Affiliates Across Kansas, Colorado, Nebraska, and Oklahoma

Business Rockstars, the largest content platform for entrepreneurs across broadcast, social and mobile, announces the signing of eighteen new affiliates through Rocking M Media across Kansas, Colorado, Nebraska and Oklahoma. Affiliated stations will air a combination of the 2-hour daily entrepreneurial show and Business Rockstars minutes.

Matthew Cichella Seeks Funding Support via Indiegogo to Complete His Upcoming Faith-Based Film a Thousand Reasons

LogoMatthew Cichella is a film writer, director, and producer. Poetic, the first feature film directed by Matthew and his film company Never Submit Entertainment, was completed with a tight budget of $20,000, but went on to secure worldwide distribution. Poetic will be released May 13, 2016.

Marilyn Henrion Launches Kickstarter Program to Publish Book on Her Art

LogoMarilyn Henrion is in her 80s but is still producing vibrant, exciting works of art on a regular basis.  For the past 40 years, this woman has been creating art in a variety of media that has brought her international acclaim.  Now, she has launched a Kickstarter campaign at https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/2013674776/get-a-life-grandma to fund a book about her life and work.

Disaster Heroes: Ex-News Anchor's Uplifting New Book Profiles Everyday Heroes Who Define Humanity's Selflessness

As Suzanne Bernier stood amidst the mountains of rubble during her first New Orleans volunteer rebuilding effort following Hurricane Katrina, she had plenty of time to reflect on the hundreds of hours she had spent as a news anchor telling the world about humanity's cold and sadistic tendencies. Now surrounded by tens of thousands of people who were willing to give their time and even their lives to save others, Bernier came to the stark revelation that humans are, in fact, hard-wired for collective survival.

Elderwriters: Celebrated Book, Hailed a "Marvelous Opportunity" by Critics, Kick-Starts Baby Boomer Leave-a-Legacy Movement

While not dwelling on the touchy subject of age, there's no denying that every Baby Boomer has a powerful legacy worth preserving. Thanks to a ground-breaking book that is kick-starting a new movement up and down the country, writing that perfect legacy is now within anyone's reach.

Contrary Warriors: Ex-Pilot's Culture-Defying New Novel Sends Maverick Native American Women on Mission to Prove Iran's Nuclear Intentions

While Sheryl Wright has clocked up thousands of flying hours behind the controls of commercial aircraft, she has remained disenfranchised by literature's preference to depict pilots as slick-cut, dashing men. When her flying career was abruptly halted in 1999 by botched surgery on her torn esophagus, the resulting battle for survival sparked a unique mission of its own – to write a book that portrays women aviators as the fearless, go-getting powerhouses they are in the real world.

Brett Bibles Creates Kickstarter Campaign to Launch Digital Album Featuring Electronic Beats

LogoBrett Bibles has created a new album in which he uses keyboards to create guitar music so realistic it is difficult to tell it from the real thing, even for experts.  According to Bibles, "Rock isn't dead; it found a new beat!"  This digital album release will showcase Bible's achievements playing sampled guitar parts on the keyboard.  Although everything on the album is electronic, the sound is pure guitar.  Bibles says, "I call it Dance Rock.  It's what's in the project video Crush."

Game Repair Inc. Announces Weekly YuGiOh Tournaments at Las Vegas Location

LogoAs a leading company for game console and Xbox 360 repair in Las Vegas, Game Repair Inc. is excited to announce they have started weekly YuGiOh Tournaments. Those interested can visit the store and sign up for a tournament every weekend an hour before the tournament is set to begin. All players who enter will receive a swag bag, and there are prize packages awarded to each winner. The success of their first month hosting tournaments has led to recognition as an official Konami Tournament Store.

NEOAmusements.com Offers an Instant Price Quote on Inflatable Rentals

Schools continue to face massive budget gaps resulting from lagging local tax revenue and state funding cuts, according to The Council of State Governments. Teachers often find they are now without a job, computer and textbook purchases come to a halt, busing is limited or suspended and more drastic actions are taken to make up these gaps. Many schools turn to fundraisers to try to make up for these budget shortfalls and NEO Amusements Inflatable party rentals Akron OH are a great way to host a successful fundraiser for this purpose.

Xibalba Movie Creator Joaquin Rodriguez Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Fund Production

LogoXibalba is a story that is steeped in Mayan mythology and blended with science fiction and horror.  The first movie ever to be filmed on the actual locations where Mayans lived in the ancient past and based on the Popol Vuh sacred book, Xibalba has already won the Golden Jaguar from the Yucatan Film Festival as a work in progress and has been invited to several other film festivals.  This riveting story focuses on real Mayan mythological legends combined with modern storylines and filmmaking techniques.  Now, creator Joaquin Rodriguez has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund production of the remainder of the movie.

'Tales from Old Toad Island' by Sheila Carnegie #1 on Best Seller List

Readers seeking a truly humourous and entertaining read are finding Esmerelda Perkins a character to be cherished as she relates her tales of everyday living on a fictitious island in the BC Gulf Islands, Canada in 'Tales From Old Toad Island, Humourous Adventures of Esmerelda Perkins, Book Two.'

Dorothy Knapp: Philately and Family – Vividly Imagined Book Comprising 1600+ Images, Showcases Life and Work of Philately's Most Cherished Cachet Artist

While most are aware of their existence, few people truly understand the history and vibrant imagination behind the nation's envelope art. For over a century, stamps, covers and their vast array of designs have been used to communicate to people and detail the continuously evolving American story.

An American Legend Is Portrayed on Film by Eric St. John

Vietnam War hero, Colonel John W. Ripley is portrayed by Eric St. John in director Fred Koster's new film, "Ride the Thunder." Based on the best-selling book by Richard Botkin, the film features the true story of the brotherhood between US Marine Colonel John Ripley and Vietnamese Marine Lieutenant Colonel Le Ba Binh during their fight against the Communists and then their experiences in the aftermath of the war. Ripley comes home to a divided America while Binh is imprisoned in a communist re-education camp.Colonel John W. Ripley is one of America's greatest war heroes, who stunned the world with his efforts to destroy the bridge at Dong Ha on Easter Sunday morning, 1972. The premiere of "Ride the Thunder" is this Friday 3/27/2015 at Regency Theater 6721 Westminster Blvd, Westminster CA 92683. The movie will continue showing through April 2nd, 2015.More information on the lead actor, Eric St. John, is available at http://www.imdb.me/ericstjohn

Crime Series "Redrum" Guest Stars Barry Ratcliffe April 21st, 9 Pm

LogoThe episode title "Girl in the Shower, Ep. 311" will air on Investigation Discovery on cable on April 21st at 9 p.m. It will also be available as an Amazon series highlight special one week after the airing on television.

Retired Principal's Intense New Novel, Inspired by Tumultuous State of Modern Teaching Brings Honor & Integrity Back to Profession

Nobody in the education system will deny it; principals and teachers are caught up in a toxic sea of politics that often takes priority over their innate obligation to inspire and empower the nation's children. Some teachers have reportedly turned to severe, drastic and even illegal measures to ensure that their test scores remain high. However, in a powerful and hugely-insightful new novel by Irwin Sadetsky, it becomes obvious that the profession still has honor and integrity as its core foundation.

Lady Jane's Salon, NYC's First & Only Romance Reading Series

Join us Monday, April 6th, 7-9 PM at Madame X (Loft) when we greet spring with three great romance fiction readings.

Victoria Warehouse Is Manchester's Ultimate Party Venue

LogoClients and businesses looking for function rooms to hire in Manchester will truly be spoilt for choice. Corporate events including drinks receptions, product launches, conferences, award ceremonies and gala dinners can all be accommodated in this vibrant city with spectacular ease. Private room hire is also available for personal functions like birthday parties, wedding receptions, and engagement, anniversary and graduation celebrations.

Garner Fine Arts Academy Archery Team Qualifies for National Competition, Creatively Raising Funds to Get There

LogoGarner Fine Arts Academy is proud to announce that their archery team, which consists of 27 4th and 5th grade students, has qualified to go to the national tournament in May. To get the team and their sponsors to the tournament, which will be held in Louisville, Kentucky, the GFAA archery team is fundraising in a brand new way.

Stop Motion Animation Artist Scott Shelden Named Lead Artist at Bluemooner Studios

LogoBecause of his unique style which combines the gritty and dark with a sense of humor, stop motion animation artist Scott Shelden has been named Lead Artist at Bluemooner Studios. Bluemooner is currently creating the stop motion animation series, "Zacki Almost Saves The Zoo", and Scott has been the artist behind creating the character puppets for the series.

Gripping Memoir, Hailed "An Instant Classic" by Critics, Shares Journey of Love & Life Through the Inspirational Eyes of Man's Best Friend

While some cringe at those who admit that they love their dogs like children (admit it, go on!), those who have shared their lives with canines truly understand that these remarkable animals embody the core meaning of love and companionship. For people like L.B. Johnson, dogs have also proven their immense power to save lives when all hope appears to have been lost.

The "I AM CALLED to LEAD" Declaration Inspires Women to Influence Positive Change

Logo"ONE Million Called" an initiative led by MARSH ENGLE is dedicated to inspiring the most powerful force for transformation on the planet: Women.

Detective Mystery Novel Entered Into Readers' Favorite Monthly Book Giveaway

The Case, written by Marc Hirsch and recently re-published by Books, Authors and Artists, has been entered in the Readers' Favorite Monthly Book Giveaway.

Previews of the Wraith of Carter's Mill Series Announced by Author C. Evenfall

Author C. Evenfall's paranormal novella series has been completed by the author. The final manuscript in The Wraith of Carter's Mill series and of the same name is now in the hands of the staff at publisher Books, Authors and Artists.

RadioDiva's Fast Movies Hits YouTube This Saturday Morning

Those who love bad movies will be in for a treat this Saturday as Bluemooner Studios lets RadioDiva's Fast Movies loose on YouTube. Fast Movies is about bad movies. Iconic and terrible B-Movies will be dissected by RadioDiva from her lair in an abandoned video store. The web series is being produced by Bluemooner Studios.

Lory La Selva Releases Yet Another Historical Fiction, 'The High Priestess'

The newly released title 'The High Priestess' is a fast paced and exhilarating historical fiction story. It is the fourth book of Lory La Selva Paduano. The book was first released on 2nd March 2015.

The Ten Prison Commandments: Convict-Turned-Consultant Releases Crash Course to Surviving Life Behind Bars. Hailed a "Masterpiece" by Critics

While it is sure to spark up many quirky conversations at cocktail parties, John "Doc" Fuller's work as a respected 'Prison Consultant' came with almost two decades of hard-knocks training. From an eight-year stint committing crime on the streets to ten tumultuous years behind bars, Fuller more than knows what it takes to survive Federal time.