ADVISORY, Dec. 15, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
What: Jeff Bridges and Maggie Gyllenhaal, stars of CRAZY HEART, will ring the NASDAQ Closing Bell to celebrate the release of the Fox Searchlight film. They will be joined by writer-director Scott Cooper and producer Judy Cairo. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio When: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET Contacts: Kacey Hagler Kacey.Hagler@FOX.com NASDAQ MarketSite: Robert Madden (646) 441-5045 Robert.Madden@NASDAQOMX.com
The Closing Bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on AMC-3/C-3 (ul 5985V; dl 3760H). The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Robert Madden at (646) 441-5045.
An audio transmission of the Closing Bell is also available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can be found on Ascent fiber 1623 as well.
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About CRAZY HEART:
Four-time Academy Award nominee Jeff Bridges stars as anti-hero Bad Blake, an aging country music legend wrestling with his loss of fame at the hands of a younger protege. CRAZY HEART is the debut feature film from writer-director Scott Cooper. Bad Blake is a broken-down, hard-living country music singer who's had way too many marriages, far too many years on the road and one too many drinks way too many times. And yet, Bad can't help but reach for salvation with the help of Jean (Golden Globe Nominee Maggie Gyllenhaal), a journalist who discovers the real man behind the musician. As he struggles down the road of redemption, Bad learns the hard way just how tough life can be on one man's crazy heart. CRAZY HEART opens in NY/LA today and will be in theaters nationwide this January.
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