February proved to be the busiest month for gifting suites. First the Grammys had their slew of swag lounges. Then the week leading up to the Academy Awards, numerous Oscar-related suite were vying for celebs' attention. But it wasn't just Oscars. There were goodies handed out backstage at the Independent Spirit Awards and consolation swag bags for Oscar nominees that didn't...
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Winners, nominees and presenters pose backstage at the annual MTV movie awards show
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Call them gift bags, goody bags, or swag, celebs at the Grammys got freebies.The days of goody bags may have been replaced with gift suites, where celebs mingle, try out products and pick what they like. Check out this Official 2013 Grammy Gift Suite. Jewelry and cosmetics are big, as is clothing, personal care consultations, hats, candles, liquor, sunglasses, guitars and more.
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At the 2013 MTV Movie Awards, several Academy Award nominees and winners have the chance to add one more piece of hardware for their powerhouse work. Best Picture nominees Django Unchained and Silver Linings Playbook are nominees for Movie...
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And the Oscar goes to… the IRS?Sunday night’s Academy Award ceremony was a collection of pomp and pageantry as celebrities strutted expensive gowns, pricey jewelry and took home (taxable) awards and consolation prizes.According to a...
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A lawyer for the group threatens legal action against LA-based GBK Productions for setting up a celebrity swag suite for the weekend event.
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Celebrity worship at the White House Correspondents Association dinner weekend just went to a new level: Now the stars are getting their own swag suite. The Creative Coalition and GBK PR announced a "thank you lounge" for "distinguished celebrity delegates" attending the dinner next week. A staple of big Hollywood events like the Oscars and Emmys, gifting lounges are filled...
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The Oscar-nominated actors and actresses who don't take home a gold statue from this year's Academy Awards will still get a goody bag worth $47,802. It may sound like quite a consolation prize -- and it is. But it's also the lowest-value gift bag given to the nominees in the last five years, Today.com reports. “I am confident that having a $48,000 gift bag vs. a $58,000...
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A bloody Western and the comedic tale of a trash-talking teddy bear lead nominees for the 2013 MTV Movie Awards.
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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A bloody Western and the comedic tale of a trash-talking teddy bear lead nominees for the 2013 MTV Movie Awards....
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