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Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020
Creative Category Nominations Unveiled For HPA Awards
The HPA Awards Committee has unveiled the nominees for the creative categories of the 2020 HPA Awards. The HPA Awards have been the standard bearer for recognizing creative accomplishment and technical innovation, honoring outstanding achievement and artistic excellence by the individuals and teams...
Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020
Oscar Nominee Bradford Young Joins Serial Pictures' Directorial Roster
Director and Academy Award-nominated cinematographer Bradford Young has joined production company Serial Pictures for directorial representation spanning branded entertainment, commercials and music videos. Young is known for his artful, poetic and humanistic visual style, as showcased in his...
Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020
UCLA Study Finds TV Industry Falls Short Of Inclusivity Behind The Camera
When Zendaya won last month's Emmy Award for top drama series actress, her triumph seemed to underscore the TV industry's progress toward inclusivity. The "Euphoria" star became the second Black winner in the category in five years, following Viola Davis' drought-ending win for "How to Get Away...
Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020
A Short Run For Quibi; Video Platform Shuts Down After 6 Months
Short-video app Quibi said it is shutting down just six months after its early April launch, having struggled to find customers. The company said Wednesday that it would wind down its operations and plans to sell its assets. "Quibi is not succeeding," its top executives bluntly declared in a letter...
Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020
Friends Electric Signs Director Cris Wiegandt
Friends Electric, with bases of operation in London and L.A, has signed Cris Wiegandt, a Berlin-based multimedia artist and director, for animation representation in the U.S., U.K. and Amsterdam. She had previously been handled by HUSH in the U.K. and BODEGA in the U.S. Wiegandt has carved out a...
Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020
"Francesco" Documentary Includes Pope's Endorsement Of Same-Sex Civil Unions
Pope Francis became the first pontiff to endorse same-sex civil unions in comments for a documentary that premiered Wednesday, sparking cheers from gay Catholics and demands for clarification from conservatives, given the Vatican's official teaching on the issue. The papal thumbs-up came midway...
Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020
Philippe Krakowsky Elected CEO of Interpublic Group Effective January 1
Interpublic Group’s (NYSE: IPG) board of directors has named Philippe Krakowsky as IPG CEO and a member of the board, effective January 1, 2021. Michael I. Roth, the current chairman and CEO, will remain in his current role until January 1 when he will become executive chairman of the board...
Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020
Nexus Studios Takes On Worldwide Representation For Director Fantasista Utamaro
Nexus Studios, with bases of operation in London, L.A. and Sydney, has signed director Fantasista Utamaro (Uta) for exclusive representation worldwide spanning commercials, branded content and music promos. Nexus will also handle UTA non-exclusively for illustration. The relationship with Nexus...
Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020
Creative Collective Assembly Joins Stink Films
International production company Stink Films has added the multi-faceted creative team Assembly to its roster of talent in the U.S. Assembly is an award-winning digital production studio with a core team of directors, filmmakers, concept artists, graphic designers, developers, engineers, VFX...
Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020
A Look At Google's Lineage From Upstart Startup To Antitrust Target
In Google's infancy, co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin reviled Microsoft as a technological bully that ruthlessly abused its dominance of the personal computer software market to choke off competition that could spawn better products. Their disdain for Microsoft spurred Google to adopt "Don't...

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