FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
GREEN APPLE ENTERTAINMENT AND IMDb TV ENTER INTO AGREEMENT FOR NON-EXCLUSIVE AVOD RIGHTS WITH 30 FILMS
BOCA RATON, FL (Mar. 15, 2021) – Joshua K. Carpenter, Head of Global Acquisition & Sales of Green Apple Entertainment today announced its new, direct content alliance with Amazon’s advertising-supported video-on-demand (AVOD) service IMDb TV.
Their initial content licensing deal launched with 30 titles, including star-studded STARZ premiered TV-Movie “Like Sunday, Like Rain“ starring 2-Time Teen Choice Award winner Leighton Meester, 9-Time Golden Globe nominee Debra Messing, and Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong, the star-studded $6M budget true story “Stone of Destiny“ starring Screen Actors Guild Awards winners Charlie Cox and Billy Boyd, Primetime Emmy Award nominees Kate Mara, Robert Carlyle, and Peter Mullan, and Academy Award winner Brenda Fricker, from acclaimed Director & Writer Charles Martin Smith, GMC premiered TV-Movie “Like a Country Song“ starring For King and Country frontman Joel Smallbone, Country Music Hall of Famer Billy Ray Cyrus with Booboob Stewart, Jennifer Taylor, Fivel Stewart, and Gregory Alan Williams, the $5M buget Civil War theatrical drama “War Flowers“ starring Golden Globe nominee Christina Ricci, Academy Award nominee Tom Berenger, and Jason Gedrick, UPtv premiered TV-Movie “On Angel’s Wings“ starring Reginald VelJohnson, Robin Givens, Daytime Emmy Awards winner Bill Cobbs, and Taylor Faye Ruffin), STARZ premiered TV-Movie “Bed & Breakfast“ starring Dean Cain, Juliana Paes, Golden Globe nominee Julia Duffy, Academy Award nominee Eric Roberts, American Comedy Awards winner Bill Engvall, Ted Lange, and John Savage, from acclaimed Producer Theodore Melfi (Creator of $236M box office “Hidden Figures”), GMC premiered TV-Movie “The Way Home“ starring Dean Cain, Lori Beth Sikes, Pierce Gagnon, Sonny Shroyer, Brett Rice, and Tom Nowicki, UPtv premiered TV-Movie “Susie’s Hope“ starring Emmanuelle Vaugier, Burgess Jenkins, and Jon Provost, “Love Again“ starring MovieGuide Awards winner Kevin Sorbo, 2-Time Golden Globe Awards winner Shelley Long, Jason Burkey, and Ben Davies, the WW2 PBS premiered TV-Documentary “A Wing and a Prayer” narrated by William Baldwin, and UPtv premiered TV-Movie “A Christmas Tree Miracle“ starring Kevin Sizemore, Terry Kiser, 2-Time Young Artist Awards winner Jill Whelan, and Barrett Carnahan.
Other titles include: “Elephant Sighs“(5-Time Golden Globe Awards winner Edward Asner), Redbox-licensed “Pastor Shepherd“(Danny Trejo), “Miracle on Christmas“ (Erin Bethea, Jason Burkey, Brett Varvel), Netflix-licensed “The Adventures of Chris Fable“, fantasy-fueled animation “The Little Wizard: Guardian of the Magic Crystals“, Dove Approved kid adventures “Lost Wilderness“, “Treasure State“, and “The Widow’s Might“, family-friendly dramas “Red Dirt Rising“(Burgess Jenkins, Bill Oberst Jr., Brett Rice), and “A Christmas to Remember” (Darrin Dewitt Henson, Robin Givens), Dove Approved comedies “JK’s House” (Robin Givens, Taylor Faye Ruffin), “Tucker Therapy“, and “The Congregation“, faith-based dramas “Bad Girl“(Darrin Dewitt Henson, Gregory Alan Williams), “Born Again“, “Set Free“, and “Decision of Faith“, and kid adventures “Goonie-Boys: Curse of the Mayan Coin“, and “Guardian of the Ancient Shadow Crown“.
Carpenter stated: “As we continue to expand our digital footprint in the AVOD marketplace, we are very excited to work directly with IMDb TV and making available 30 family-friends films during launch. IMDb TV has millions of eyeballs across multiple devices and platforms and we’re thrilled to continue championing local filmmakers so viewers can discover our content and watch for free.”
About Green Apple Entertainment:
Green Apple Entertainment – We Help Local Filmmakers Reach a Global Audience – Many filmmakers struggle to make their content stand out in the crowded marketplace and be seen. For over 16 years we have helped release over 350+ films to be discovered domestically and internationally through limited theatricals, television networks, physical home entertainment, and streaming platforms.
Your Team to Help Your Film Be Seen in the Marketplace – Founded in 2005 by 35+ year industry veteran Tim Warren, a former executive of Lyrick Studios, MGM Studios, and Lionsgate our team operates from two locations — sales and distribution at 123 NW 13th St. Suite #225, Boca Raton, Florida 33432 USA, also our production division and post-house at 10999 Reed Hartman Hwy, Suite 115, Blue Ash, OH 45242, USA.
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