Friday, April 20, 2018

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Wednesday, Apr. 4, 2018
"Roseanne" Scores Impressive Delayed Viewing Numbers; Nielsen Week In Review
“Roseanne” wasn’t just a hit on opening night. The revived ABC comedy had legs. The Nielsen company said Tuesday that viewership for the show’s premiere shot up to 25 million people when delayed viewing for the three days after last Tuesday’s first showing is added. The increase of 6.6 million...
Tuesday, Apr. 3, 2018
Directors Greene, Litten, Tortorici Join Voyager
Directors Caitlyn Greene, Andrew Litten and Marcus Tortorici have joined Brooklyn-based production company Voyager for commercials and branded content in the U.S. This marks the first spot representation for all three filmmakers. Greene is a director and editor based in New York City, who earned a...
Tuesday, Apr. 3, 2018
Woman Opens Fire At YouTube, Wounds 3 Before Killing Herself
A woman opened fire with a handgun Tuesday in a courtyard at YouTube headquarters, wounding three people before fatally shooting herself in what is being investigated as a domestic dispute, authorities said. Terrified employees huddled inside, calling 911, as officers and federal agents swarmed the...
Tuesday, Apr. 3, 2018
Arts & Sciences Adds Casey Storm To Its Directorial Roster
Director Casey Storm has signed with production company Arts & Sciences for U.S. representation. Storm has been directing commercials for just over four years, though having grown up an L.A. native with a vaudevillian comic for a grandpa and a sitcom director for a father, he’s essentially been...
Tuesday, Apr. 3, 2018
"Chappaquiddick" Focuses On Ted Kennedy In Aftermath of Tragedy
Jason Clarke plunged into frigid waters, repeatedly, for his role as the late Sen. Ted Kennedy in "Chappaquiddick." The Australian actor said his research about the accident that thwarted Kennedy's presidential chances included jumping into Poucha Pond, the same waters the Massachusetts Democrat's...
Tuesday, Apr. 3, 2018
BBDO NY Leads Webby Field With 15 Nominations; McCann NY Next With 13
The International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences (IADAS) announced the nominees for the 22nd Annual Webby Awards. Among those recognized this year in the Advertising, Media & PR categories are Fearless Girl (McCann New York), 11 Herbs & Spices (Wieden+Kennedy), Did You Mean (...
Tuesday, Apr. 3, 2018
Bentonville Film Fest Sets Panels Lineup; Diversity, Inclusion Prevalent In Discussion Topics
The Bentonville Film Festival (BFF) announced an ambitious lineup of filmmaker and film industry panels for this year’s edition of the popular film festival which runs May 1-6. The filmmaker and film industry panels will feature attending actors, producers and directors, along with some of the...
Monday, Apr. 2, 2018
Kay Cannon Makes Directorial Debut With "Blockers"
Kay Cannon, a performer, screenwriter, producer and three-time Emmy nominee, had never directed anything before "Blockers," an R-rated teen sex comedy that Universal Pictures is releasing wide Friday. She'd written and produced for "30 Rock" and "New Girl," written the scripts for the enormously...
Monday, Apr. 2, 2018
Geddes, Meyers Named Creative Directors At 215 McCann
Creative directors Nichole Geddes and Brad Meyers have joined 215 McCann in San Francisco Geddes comes over to 215 McCann from Heat, where she was a creative director on various projects for EA Sports, Hotwire, Ubisoft, Bank of the West, Dolby and The San Francisco AIDS Foundation. Most notably she...
Monday, Apr. 2, 2018
Los York Films Opens With Eight Directors
Los York, a multi-disciplined creative company, has launched bicoastal Los York Films with a roster of eight directors. The lineup of filmmakers consists of Los York co-founders Dex Deboree and Seth Epstein, as well as Sebastien Zanella, Bo Platt, Jean-Paul Frenay, Jeff Johnson, Lindsey Byrnes, and...