Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

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The Blockbuster Entertainment Awards was a film awards ceremony, founded by Blockbuster Entertainment, Inc., that ran from 1995 until 2001.wikipedia
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1st Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

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The awards were first held on June 3, 1995, at the Pantages Theatre and broadcast on June 6.
The 1st Blockbuster Entertainment Awards were held on June 3, 1995 at the Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles.

4th Annual Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

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The 4th Annual Blockbuster Entertainment Awards were held on March 10, 1998 at the Pantages Theatre.
The 4th Blockbuster Entertainment Awards were held on March 10, 1998 at the Pantages Theater in Los Angeles.

6th Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

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The 6th Blockbuster Entertainment Awards were held on May 9, 2000 at the Shrine Auditorium, and for the first time presented awards for video games in addition to music and film.
They were the first Blockbuster Entertainment Awards to present awards for video games in addition to music and film.

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Paramount productions were nominated for only 5 of the 49 nominations, though coverage of the awards switched from CBS to the United Paramount Network.
The first expansion of its prime time lineup came with the addition of programming on Wednesday nights on March 6, 1996 (during the second half of the 1995–96 season); that expansion also saw UPN assume the broadcast rights to the Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, which aired its inaugural broadcast on CBS the year prior.

7th Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

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The 7th and final Blockbuster Entertainment Awards were held on April 10, 2001 at the Shrine Auditorium.
The 7th Blockbuster Entertainment Awards were held on April 10, 2001 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.

Kurt Russell

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Celebrities attending included Bill Pullman, George Clooney, Kurt Russell, Steve Martin, Jennifer Tilly, Melanie Griffith, Danny Glover, Alfre Woodard, and David Spade.

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Sandra Bullock had just received the award for Best Action / Adventure / Thriller Actress in Video for the film Speed, when she was named the winner for the same film in the theatrical category, and "literally didn't know whether she was coming on or going off the stage."

Jennifer Tilly

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Celebrities attending included Bill Pullman, George Clooney, Kurt Russell, Steve Martin, Jennifer Tilly, Melanie Griffith, Danny Glover, Alfre Woodard, and David Spade.

Big Ticket Entertainment

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As Blockbuster was owned by Viacom, who also owned Paramount Pictures, MTV, Big Ticket Television and Worldvision Enterprises, producer Ken Ehrlich stated the awards "bent over backward" to avoid any connections with Paramount, in order to give the awards more credibility.
From 2002-2004, BTT produced The Jamie Kennedy Experiment for The WB created by Mad TV creators Fax Bahr and Adam Small & starring Blockbuster Entertainment Award winner Jamie Kennedy who is best known for playing Randy Meeks in the Scream franchise.

LeAnn Rimes

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Stevie Nicks, Sheryl Crow, Joe, Mystikal, LeAnn Rimes and Ricky Martin performed live at the event.
"Can't Fight the Moonlight" won Rimes a Blockbuster Entertainment Award for "Favorite Song from a Movie".

Hope Floats

Harry Connick, Jr. described his nomination for Best Actor for the critically panned film Hope Floats as "absolutely insane".

Blockbuster LLC

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The Blockbuster Entertainment Awards was a film awards ceremony, founded by Blockbuster Entertainment, Inc., that ran from 1995 until 2001.

Kenneth Ehrlich

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The awards were produced by Ken Ehrlich every year. CBS signed a contract to screen the awards in late 1994, and Ken Ehrlich was hired to produce the show.

Pantages Theatre (Hollywood)

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The awards were first held on June 3, 1995, at the Pantages Theatre and broadcast on June 6.

CBS

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CBS signed a contract to screen the awards in late 1994, and Ken Ehrlich was hired to produce the show.

Cindy Crawford

The music and video industry "turned out in full force" for the event, which was hosted by Cindy Crawford and William Baldwin.

William Baldwin

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The music and video industry "turned out in full force" for the event, which was hosted by Cindy Crawford and William Baldwin.

Bill Pullman

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Celebrities attending included Bill Pullman, George Clooney, Kurt Russell, Steve Martin, Jennifer Tilly, Melanie Griffith, Danny Glover, Alfre Woodard, and David Spade.

George Clooney

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Celebrities attending included Bill Pullman, George Clooney, Kurt Russell, Steve Martin, Jennifer Tilly, Melanie Griffith, Danny Glover, Alfre Woodard, and David Spade.

Steve Martin

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Celebrities attending included Bill Pullman, George Clooney, Kurt Russell, Steve Martin, Jennifer Tilly, Melanie Griffith, Danny Glover, Alfre Woodard, and David Spade.

Melanie Griffith

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Celebrities attending included Bill Pullman, George Clooney, Kurt Russell, Steve Martin, Jennifer Tilly, Melanie Griffith, Danny Glover, Alfre Woodard, and David Spade.

Danny Glover

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Celebrities attending included Bill Pullman, George Clooney, Kurt Russell, Steve Martin, Jennifer Tilly, Melanie Griffith, Danny Glover, Alfre Woodard, and David Spade.

Alfre Woodard

Celebrities attending included Bill Pullman, George Clooney, Kurt Russell, Steve Martin, Jennifer Tilly, Melanie Griffith, Danny Glover, Alfre Woodard, and David Spade.

David Spade

Celebrities attending included Bill Pullman, George Clooney, Kurt Russell, Steve Martin, Jennifer Tilly, Melanie Griffith, Danny Glover, Alfre Woodard, and David Spade.

Jim Carrey

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Jim Carrey, who won three awards, was one of the few winners who thanked voters for his award, stating: "I'm thankful for this award, even if you rented my tapes just to show the guy behind the counter that you rent more than porn videos."