Friday, April 20, 2018

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Wednesday, Mar. 28, 2018
Film Academy Dismisses Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against John Bailey
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has concluded its review of a misconduct allegation against film academy president John Bailey and determined that no further action is required. The film academy said late Tuesday that Bailey will remain in his position, which he has held since...
Wednesday, Mar. 28, 2018
"60 Minutes" Tops Ratings With Stormy Daniels Interview; Nielsen Week In Review
CBS’ “60 Minutes” proved it still has the moves in its 50th year to dominate the ratings. The news magazine’s interview with Stormy Daniels, the adult film star alleging a 2006 sexual encounter with Donald Trump, was the most-watched primetime program for the week with 22.1 million viewers. That’s...
Tuesday, Mar. 27, 2018
Community Films Adds Claire Thomas To Its Directorial Lineup
Director Claire Thomas has joined Community Films for U.S. representation. Thomas’ skills and expertise as a food stylist, photographer, writer, cook and lover of design, food and fashion all have contributed to her rise as a director. Her body of work is defined by an elegant use of light,...
Tuesday, Mar. 27, 2018
Mel Routhier Upped To ECD At DDB Chicago
Mel Routhier has been promoted from group creative director to executive creative director at DDB Chicago. Routhier and fellow ECD Colin Selikow will both report to DDB Chicago CCO John Maxham. With her elevation to ECD, Routhier will continue overseeing the creative for State Farm, one of the...
Tuesday, Mar. 27, 2018
Bullitt Signs Director Spiro Razatos For Spots, Branded Content
Automotive/action director Spiro Razatos has joined Bullitt, marking his first signing with a production house for commercials and branded content. Razatos worked alongside Bullitt co-founders Joe and Anthony Russo as a second unit director on Captain America: Civil War and The Winter Soldier , and...
Tuesday, Mar. 27, 2018
Renee Mao Joins Greenpoint Pictures’ Directorial Roster
Director Renee Mao has landed her first representation, joining bicoastal production and post company Greenpoint Pictures which will handle her globally. Mao is an Australian filmmaker based in NYC whose directorial work is marked by narrative-driven visual storytelling that often tackles emotional...
Tuesday, Mar. 27, 2018
Let The Virtual Game Begin: Spielberg Brings "Ready Player One" To The Big Screen
In Ernest Cline's novel "Ready Player One," the main character drives a DeLorean because of "Back to the Future," and uses a grail diary because of "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade." The films of Steven Spielberg loom large in the story littered with pop culture references. That the legendary...
Monday, Mar. 26, 2018
Court Dismisses Olivia de Havilland's Lawsuit Against FX's "Feud"
A California appeals court on Monday threw out a lawsuit by 101-year-old actress Olivia de Havilland against the creators of the FX Networks show "Feud: Bette and Joan," bringing an abrupt end to a closely-watched case that pitted an individual's rights to their life and likeness against the rights...
Sunday, Mar. 25, 2018
"Pacific Rim" Rises To Top Box Office Perch, Dethrones "Black Panther"
It took six weeks but "Black Panther" has finally been unseated as the top film at the North American box office. The monsters vs. robots science-fiction sequel "Pacific Rim: Uprising" dethroned the superhero sensation with $28 million in ticket sales over the weekend, according to studio estimates...
Sunday, Mar. 25, 2018
Philippines' Dentsu Jayme Syfu Scores Hat Trick At NY Festivals AME Awards
New York Festivals® AME Awards®, for the World’s Best Advertising and Marketing Effectiveness™, announced the 2018 award winners. 2017’s award-winning entries successfully demonstrated ground breaking solutions to challenging marketing problems with measurable results. Agencies increased brand...