Wizard Entertainment Inc (PK:WIZD)

Business Focus: Entertainment Production

May 14, 2019 05:00 am ET
Ivan Reitman, Paul Feig And Jason Reitman To Come Together For The First-Ever Directors’ Panel At Ghostbusters™ Fan Fest Presented By Wizard World June 8
The once-in-a-lifetime Ghostbusters Fan Fest presented by Wizard World just got a little more special with today’s announcement of the first-ever panel featuring the directors of all four of the franchise’s feature films. Ivan Reitman (Ghostbusters (1984) and Ghostbusters II (1989)), Paul Feig (Ghostbusters (2016)) and Jason Reitman (Ghostbusters (2020)) will join to discuss the franchise on the main stage as a prime feature of the blockbuster event, Saturday, June 8 on the famed Son
Apr 22, 2019 04:00 am ET
Wizard World Adds Los Angeles, Pittsburgh, Tulsa, Bay Area to 2019 Calendar
Wizard Entertainment Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) today announced the addition of four events to the 2019 calendar of Wizard World pop culture conventions, including the return to Los Angeles (June 8 at Sony Pictures Studio Lot, Culver City, Calif.), fifth visit to Tulsa, Okla. (Sept. 6-8 at Renaissance Tulsa), third event in Pittsburgh (July 26-28, David L. Lawrence Convention Center), and first trip to the Bay Area (Oakland, Calif., Nov. 22-24, Oakland Convention Center). The Boise, Idaho, event, originally set for July 19-21 will not be held, bringing
Apr 10, 2019 05:00 am ET
Jason Reitman, the Director and Co-Writer of Sony Pictures’ Upcoming Ghostbusters™ Film, to Attend Ghostbusters™ Fan Fest Presented by Wizard World June 7-8
As fans get ready for a new chapter of the Ghostbusters universe, attendees of the first-ever Ghostbusters Fan Fest, presented by Wizard World, will hear from Jason Reitman, the director and co-writer (with Gil Kenan) of Sony Pictures’ upcoming 2020 Ghostbusters film, on the famed Sony Pictures Studio Lot this June 7th and 8th in Culver City, California. With Ghostbusters (1984) stars Dan Aykroyd (Dr. Raymond Stantz), Ernie Hudson (Winston Zeddemore) and
Dec 20, 2018 06:37 am ET
Jun 07, 2018 08:21 am ET
Wizard World Teams With Sony Pictures and Ghost Corps on Ghostbusters Fan Fest Presented by Wizard World, June 8-9, 2019, Celebrating Iconic Film's 35th Anniversary
CULVER CITY, California, June 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- In anticipation of Ghostbusters Day tomorrow, the anniversary of the classic comedy which released 34 years ago on June 8, 1984, Wizard World, Sony Pictures and Ghost Corps have teamed up to announce an extraordinary live event, the Ghostbusters Fan Fest presented by Wizard World, to be held June 8-9, 2019 at Ghost Corps headquarters on the famed Sony Pictures Studio Lot in Culver City, Calif. Wizard World (OTCBB: WIZD), which produces the largest touring pop culture convention series, will produce the Ghostbusters Fan Fest....
May 15, 2018 11:24 am ET
Wizard World, Inc. Posts Positive Quarterly Results
LOS ANGELES, May 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --...
Apr 30, 2018 03:45 am ET
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CEO John D. Maatta Invited to Boao Forum in Hainan, China, April 9-11
LOS ANGELES, April 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --...
Feb 13, 2018 05:55 am ET
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Oct 24, 2017 03:00 am ET
Wizard World Announces Partnership With China’s CNLive to Provide English Language Subscription Video On-Demand (“SVOD”) Programming Service Across Mainland China
Wizard World, Inc. (WIZD), the leading producer of live event pop culture expositions, today announced its partnership with CNLive to distribute SVOD streamed content in the world’s most populous country, the People's Republic of China. This is a transformative transaction which will alter the landscape of the distribution and consumption of programming in China.
Apr 12, 2016 10:48 am ET
New Music Concert Series Presented By Wizard World Comic Con Debuts With Grimes In Philadelphia June 3rd At The Electric Factory
LOS ANGELES, April 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Wizard World, Inc., the predominant producer of Comic Cons across North America, which is set to provide Philadelphia comic con fans with unparalleled access to the hottest talent from Chris Evans (Captain America), Chris Hemsworth (Thor) and Tom Hiddleston (Thor) to Michael J. Fox (Back to the Future) and David Duchovny (The X-Files), announced today the launch of the first ever music concert series to accompany a comic convention festival. Presented by Wizard World, Inc., known for events that celebrate pop culture, movies, TV shows, gaming and t...