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Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020
Disney CEO Bob Iger Steps Down, Succeeded By Bob Chapek
Disney CEO Bob Iger, who steered the company's absorption of Star Wars, Pixar, Marvel and Fox's entertainment businesses and the launch of a Netflix challenger, is stepping down immediately, the company said in a surprise announcement Tuesday. The Walt Disney Co. named as his replacement Bob Chapek...
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020
ABC's "For Life" Looks To Change Perception of Network TV
Actor Nicholas Pinnock doesn't just believe his new network TV show can save lives. He believes it can save network TV, too. Pinnock stars in "For Life," ABC's mid-season drama about a prison inmate unjustly incarcerated who becomes a lawyer. Social justice issues are baked into every episode, not...
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020
John Maxham Named Laughlin Constable’s Chief Creative Officer
Laughlin Constable (LC) has hired John “Max” Maxham as its chief creative officer. Maxham joins LC from DDB Chicago, where he spent the past six years as CCO. Prior to joining DDB, he was ECD for Seattle-based agency Cole & Weber. Maxham joins LC at a time when brands are increasingly looking...
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020
Caviar Signs Comedy Director Amber Schaefer For Spots, Branded Content
Comedy director Amber Schaefer has joined Caviar for representation in the U.S. spanning commercials and branded content. The L.A.-based Schaefer has an extensive background as a writer, creative, actor, and producer, which informs her well-received directorial work for brands such as GEICO, Burrow...
Monday, Feb. 24, 2020
Harvey Weinstein Found Guilty In Landmark #MeToo Case
Harvey Weinstein was convicted Monday of rape and sexual assault against two women and and was immediately handcuffed and led off to jail, sealing his dizzying fall from powerful Hollywood studio boss to archvillain of the #MeToo movement. The 67-year-old Weinstein had a look of resignation on his...
Monday, Feb. 24, 2020
SKUNK Signs Private Island For U.S. Representation
Private Island--a London-based animation and live-action studio founded in 2015 by director Chris Boyle and executive producer Helen Power as a home for unconventional multi-disciplinary work--has secured its first U.S. representation, joining the roster of production house SKUNK for commercials...
Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020
"Sonic" Boon Continues At Box Office, Which Also Hears "Call of the Wild"
The hedgehog edged the sled dog by a nose at the box office. "Sonic: The Hedgehog" zoomed to the top of the box office with a take of $26.3 million in its second weekend while audiences ignored critics and heeded "The Call of the Wild" as the Harrison Ford CGI dog flick finished a close second with...
Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020
"Just Mercy," Lizzo, "black-ish" Among Big Winners At NAACP Image Awards
Lizzo was named entertainer of the year and “Just Mercy” won best motion picture, best actor and best supporting actor Saturday (2/22) at the NAACP Image Awards, as the show that recognizes entertainers of color ladled honors on the film that was snubbed by bigger shows throughout awards season. “...
Friday, Feb. 21, 2020
Weinstein Jury Apparently Deadlocked On Most Serious Counts; Deliberations To Continue
The jury in Harvey Weinstein's rape trial indicated Friday that it is deadlocked on the most serious charges, but the judge told the panel it must keep working. In a note to the judge late in the fourth day of deliberations, jurors asked if it was permissible for them to be hung on one or both...
Friday, Feb. 21, 2020
Directors Brandon LaGanke, John Carlucci Drive "Drunk Bus" To SXSW Fest
Brandon LaGanke and John Carlucci, aka the directorial duo Ghost + Cow, have roots at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival in Austin, Texas, as well as in the advertising industry. On the latter score, both have ad agency backgrounds, first meeting at TBWA\Chiat\Day New York where they were...

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