AMC Entertainment CEO Adam Aron Slams Spreaders of “FUD” (Fear, Uncertainty & Doubt) After Annual Meeting

AMC Entertainment CEO and newly anointed chairman Adam Aron is having a moment with shareholders — that army of retail investors he said in June numbered about 4.1 million and own more than 80% of the stock. Some of them found it hard to access the company’s annual meeting Thursday, which was held in person at AMC’s headquarters in Leawood, KS, sparking social media discontent and claims of secrecy.

“Why didn’t you broadcast? There’s shareholders that don’t even live in America?” griped a tweet.

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@CEOAdam sought to clear it up. “So much FUD going around on the

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Old Movie Has Become a Meme Factory – IGN The Fix: Entertainment

M. Night Shyamalan’s Old movie has generated more than a few bucks at the box office for the famed director. It also generated more than a few memes across the Internet. The film about a family who learns that a secluded beach they’re on is causing them to age rapidly, gave birth to a collection of Old-memes that will surely age a little better. Old dank memes! In other entertainment news, Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quatumania is now in production! Director Peyton Reed returns to helm the latest outing of the Avengers’ smallest badasses starring Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly

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Nevada’s entertainment businesses get federal aid amid pandemic

Nevada’s live entertainment business was one of the hardest-hit industries during the pandemic, but some companies received help, thanks to a first-of-its-kind federal grant for venues and nonprofits.

The Small Business Administration released data Tuesday showing 158 venues in Nevada received a combined $121 million, or 1.6 percent, of the estimated $7.6 billion already awarded to venues in the U.S. through the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant.

The federal program aims to help live venue operators, museums and other entertainment-related companies by awarding money to cover business expenses such as payroll and rent.

Smith Center CEO and President Myron Martin said

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Upcoming child-friendly entertainment in town

Experience all Midland has to offer for the family with these fun events and activities.

The Wellness Tour will feature many health and wellness events. Some events include Sibley Nature Center guided trail hike, a back-to-school clinic with Community Children’s Clinic, storytime with Midland County Public Library, Midland ISD Family Support Center open house and more.
When and Where: Thursday to Saturday around Midland. For specific event details visit www.midlandwellnesstour.com/. 

Back-to-School Pop Spot will celebrate the end of summer with a three-day shopping event featuring luxury brands from all over the nation. Ticket sales will be donated to Midland Education

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Bette Midler, Berry Gordy Among New Kennedy Center Honorees | Entertainment News

By ASHRAF KHALIL, Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Kennedy Center Honors will return in December with a class that includes Motown Records creator Berry Gordy, “Saturday Night Live” mastermind Lorne Michaels and actress-singer Bette Midler. Organizers expect to operate at full capacity, after last year’s ceremony was delayed for months and later conducted under COVID-19 restrictions.

This 44th class of honorees for lifetime achievement in the creative arts is heavy on musical performers. The honorees also include opera singer Justino Diaz and folk music legend Joni Mitchell.

All will be honored on Dec. 5 with a trademark program that

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New entertainment spot opens in Chandler

CHANDLER, AZ — A new indoor entertainment spot with bowling, pool tables, cornhole, and arcade games recently opened in Chandler.

810 Billiards & Bowling, a South Carolina-based entertainment concept, opened at the end of June next to Old Navy in the Chandler Village Center, the Target-anchored shopping center south of Chandler Fashion Center mall, near Loop 101 and Frye Road.

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There are a dozen bowling lanes, four of which can be reserved for private parties, five pool tables, cornhole, a small arcade with a dozen or so video or prize games, and a large bar with

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