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Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017
Tom Burrell Reflects On Being 1st African American Inducted Into One Club Creative Hall of Fame
While induction into the One Club of Creativity’s Creative Hall of Fame is a time for celebration--even more so when you’re the first African American to ever achieve such an honor--Tom Burrell, founder and chairman emeritus of Burrell Communications, can’t help but reflect on what might have NOT...
Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017
Director Van Black Joins DECON For U.S. Spots
Production house DECON has signed director Van Black for U.S. commercial representation. The New York-based filmmaker, photographer and multimedia artist celebrates people as everyday heroes in work spanning commercial, episodic series, long-form narrative and interactive media projects. Black has...
Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017
Shonda Rhimes, John Wells, Joan Rivers Among TV Academy Hall of Fame Inductees
The Television Academy’s Hall of Fame Selection Committee announced the induction of television legends, including John Wells, Shonda Rhimes and the entire original cast of Saturday Night Live , into the 24th Hall of Fame class. This recognition is given to “persons who have made outstanding...
Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017
Deluxe Creates Global Product & Technology Division; Shenkler Named Chief Product Officer
Deluxe has launched Deluxe Technologies, a division that will be comprised of over 250 engineers from six tech centers around the world with plans to significantly grow the size of the team over the next 12 months. Deluxe has played a key role in the technical evolution of the entertainment...
Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017
A Changing German Capital Is Star Of Epix's "Berlin Station"
Actors Leland Orser and Keke Palmer crouch next to a fence at a dusty former East Berlin concrete plant as cranes whir behind them moving pallets of goods in an industrial area oblivious to the filming going on. As Ashley Judd has her makeup touched up in a gritty basement hallway of a Cold War-era...
Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017
Director Malek Haneen Joins Kaboom
Kaboom Productions has added Malek Haneen to its directorial roster. This marks the first representation for the director who’s worked independently for such brands as Nike, PlayStation, Under Armour, Pabst Blue Ribbon and PowerAde. Haneen’s life has been informed by a combination of art, science...
Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017
Director Dee Rees' "Mudbound" To Open AFI Fest
The American Film Institute (AFI) has announced that AFI Fest 2017 will open with the Netflix film Mudbound . Directed by Dee Rees and co-written by Virgil Williams and Rees, the historical period drama features cinematography by AFI Conservatory alumna Rachel Morrison (Class of 2006). The film...
Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017
CBS Retains Ratings Lead; Nielsen Week In Review
CBS continued to reign in the prime-time ratings race in the second week of the new fall season. And that was even without its new smash hit, “Young Sheldon,” whose Sept. 25 preview was watched by more than 17 million viewers. (“Young Sheldon” won’t be back until November.) According to Nielsen,...
Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017
Return Engagement: Film Independent To Produce Sloan Film Summit
Film Independent is returning for the second time to produce the Sloan Film Summit taking place October 27-29 at the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles. The 2017 Summit will celebrate the thriving nationwide Sloan Film Program, bringing together over 120 screenwriters, directors and...
Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017
Rome Film Fest To Open With Scott Cooper's "Hostiles"; David Lynch To Receive Lifetime Honor
American director David Lynch will be honored with a lifetime achievement award at the upcoming Rome Film Fest. The festival opens Oct. 26 with director Scott Cooper's "Hostiles," starring Christian Bale and Rosamund Pike, and runs until Nov. 5. The 39 official entries include a sport section, with...