SEATTLE, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- At TalentMatch.com, hearing a familiar story never gets old: the struggling and undiscovered artist who almost leaves their passion behind, only to suddenly find their name tied to fame and fortune.
"Undiscovered" from Lions Gate Films, is a romantic comedy opening in theaters this Friday, August 26th about an aspiring model, Brier (PELL JAMES), who falls in love with a struggling indie musician, Luke (STEVEN STRAIGHT), when they accidentally cross paths on a New York subway train.
"At TalentMatch.com we know success doesn't come easily for indie artists," said Duane Dahl, CEO-President of TalentMatch.com. "TalentMatch was created to provide indie bands, actors and filmmakers a community to share their work, and to communicate and collaborate with fellow artists and the industry. It's been exciting to see so many artists taking advantage of the community we've built, the opportunities offered up by our partners, SXSW Music and Film Festival, National Lampoon, and to see and hear their success stories!"
TalentMatch.com was launched in 2002, founded by the team that created and manages PerfectMatch.com(TM), a leading online relationship community currently featured in the Warner Bros. movie "Must Love Dogs" starring Diane Lane and John Cusack. Mr. Dahl, a successful entrepreneur and the current members of his team, previously built and managed Kiss.com/uDate.com to over seven million members leading to the sale to InterActiveCorp (Match.com) in 2002 for $150 million.
At TalentMatch, artists can post a comprehensive online profile including images, music tracks and even show reels or trailers. Unique to the Internet is the leading edge "ePortfolio," a one-of-a-kind web-based electronic press kit that allows artists to email their information including bio, audio tracks, video, images, press releases, calendar, and management contact information. An additional fun feature to the TalentMatch site includes "Smash or Trash" where up and coming artists have their musical stylings judged by their peers.
Launched in December 2002, TalentMatch.com is the leading talent community and the most far-reaching venue ever created for indie artists of all genres to collaborate, be seen, heard, read, discovered and enjoyed.
The same team previously built and managed Kiss.com/uDate.com to over seven million members leading up to the sale to InterActiveCorp (Match.com) in 2002 for $150 million, MarketRange, Inc. and its' PerfectMatch.com brand has forged partnerships with world-class brands including Dr. Phil, MSNBC, Lifetime Television, iVillage, Warner Bros. Studios, Sony Pictures and NBC Universal.
Source: MarketRange, Inc.
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