Monday, January 22, 2018

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Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018
"Jumanji" Tops MLK Weekend Box Office; "The Post" Debuts In 2nd Place
Meryl Streep, Liam Neeson, Taraji P. Henson and Paddington Bear and all rushed into movie theaters over Martin Luther King Jr. weekend, but "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle" still roared the loudest with an estimated $27 million in ticket sales, Friday to Sunday. "Jumanji" easily remained the no. 1...
Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018
Eliza Dushku Alleges She Was Abused At Age 12 During Production Of '94 Film "True Lies"
Actress Eliza Dushku says she was sexually molested at age 12 by a stunt coordinator during production of the 1994 film "True Lies." In a post on her Facebook account Saturday, Dushku also alleged that Joel Kramer, then 36, caused her to be injured on the set as payback for disclosing the alleged...
Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018
Models Level Accusations of Sexual Misconduct Against Photographers Weber, Testino
In a sweeping new sexual misconduct investigation, The New York Times reported Saturday that several male models have accused famed photographers Bruce Weber and Mario Testino of unwanted advances and coercion. Fifteen current and former models told the Times that Weber's demands often occurred...
Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018
Outcry Over Gender Pay Disparity Prompts Wahlberg To Donate $1.5 Million Reshoot Fee To Time's Up
Following an outcry over a significant disparity in pay between co-stars, Mark Wahlberg agreed Saturday to donate the $1.5 million he earned for reshoots for "All the Money in the World" to the sexual misconduct defense initiative Time's Up. Wahlberg said he'll donate the money in the name of his...
Friday, Jan. 12, 2018
Getting Ready For The Big Game: Tips For Producing A Super Bowl Ad
Producing a Super Bowl spot is one of advertising’s more high pressure experiences; throw the holidays into the mix and you have a recipe for major stress. So it’s the right time for this list of five ways to keep your production on track through the final weeks before the big game. The advice...
Friday, Jan. 12, 2018
Big Night For "The Shape of Water," Women At Critics' Choice Awards
It was a good night for women at the Critics' Choice Awards. "Big Little Lies" was the biggest TV winner, with four awards, and "The Handmaid's Tale" won three. "Wonder Woman" was named best action movie and its star Gal Gadot accepted a special award for challenging gender stereotypes. "Big Little...
Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018
Rob Lambrechts Named Chief Creative Officer At Pereira & O’Dell
Pereira & O’Dell has elevated co-executive creative director Rob Lambrechts to the role of chief creative officer at the agency. As a founding employee, Lambrechts has been instrumental in the success of the shop’s growth and creative service offerings. As CCO, Lambrechts will oversee the...
Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018
NBC Close To Selling Out Super Bowl Ads--At $5M+ Per :30 Slot
NBC has less than 10 ad spots left to sell a little less than a month ahead of Super Bowl 52, the network says. Ads are going for slightly more than $5 million per 30-second spot. The big game, which is as much an advertising showcase as it is a football showdown airs Feb. 4. NBC is airing the...
Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018
DGA Award Feature Nominees: Guillermo del Toro, Greta Gerwig, Martin McDonagh, Christopher Nolan, Jordan Peele
Jordan Peele scored a pair of DGA Award nominations on the strength of Get Out--Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film as well as Outstanding Directorial Achievement of a First-Time Feature Film Director for 2017. Joining Peele in the former category for the Guild’s coveted Feature...
Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018
Filmmaker Stacy Peralta Joins Chelsea Pictures For Spots, Branded Content
Chelsea Pictures has added Stacy Peralta--the director of seminal documentaries Dog Town and Z Boys and Riding Giants --to its roster for commercial and branded content representation in North America. One of the first professional skateboarders to break through into popular culture, Peralta has...