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Friday, Oct. 7, 2016
Street Talk for October 7, 2016
The Calvary Productions has signed multi-platform director Mark Pellington for spot work and branded content. In addition to Pellington’s iconic music video work for such groups as U2, Bruce Springsteen, REM and MIIA, the director is starting his second season on the NBC hit TV series Blindspot (...
Friday, Sep. 30, 2016
Street Talk for September 30, 2016
Brooklyn, NY-based production company XY Content has signed director Dean G. Moore for exclusive commercials and branded content representation in the U.S. Hailing from Leicestershire, England, Moore is currently based in Toronto, He has worked with such brands as Canon, Virgin, Snickers, Chevrolet...
Friday, Sep. 23, 2016
Street Talk for September 23, 2016
Norman Pearlstine , vice-chairman of Time Inc., has been named president of the 2016 Epica Awards jury. Pearlstine has held posts including managing editor and then executive editor of The Wall Street Journal , editor-in-chief of Time Inc,, chief content officer of Bloomberg L.P. and chief content...
Friday, Sep. 16, 2016
Street Talk for September 16, 2016
Brooklyn-based production house Voyager has signed visual storytelling and documentary director Henry Busby for exclusive representation. A multidisciplinary director with a background in painting, photography and cinematography, Busby has created long-form documentary, music videos, and commercial...
Friday, Sep. 9, 2016
Street Talk for September 9, 2016
YouTube and BuzzFeed Motion Pictures ( BFMP ), the Los Angeles studio arm of the global media and entertainment company, announced that YouTube has ordered full seasons of the scripted comedy series Broke and the competition show Squad Wars . Broke , the first project to debut from BFMP, is an 11-...
Friday, Sep. 2, 2016
Street Talk for September 2, 2016
Director Oliver Würffell has come aboard the roster of Instant Karma , the production house headed by EP Craig Farkas. Würffell’s credits span such brands as Audi, Converse, Land Rover, Sony, Rimowa, Red Bull, Mini and Sky. He has been active in commercials, branded content and documentary fare and...
Friday, Aug. 26, 2016
Street Talk for August 26, 2016
Director Rod Blackhurst has signed with bicoastal The Famous Group for spots and brand content. Blackhurst’s first feature Here Alone won an audience award at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival. Next month his Netflix Original documentary Amanda Knox will premiere at the 2016 Toronto International...
Friday, Aug. 19, 2016
Street Talk for August 19, 2016
MEC Wavemaker , the content division of MEC , has boosted its U.K. management lineup with the appointment of Danny Weitzkorn to the new role of content partnerships director. Weitzkorn joins Wavemaker from Ball Street, the U.K. multi-platform football network, where he was client services and...
Friday, Aug. 12, 2016
Street Talk for August 12, 2016
Los Angeles-based Ruffian has opened an animation division in collaboration with Blinkink in London. The move brings a wealth of animated talent stateside in a roster including Greg Barth, Layzell Bros., Elliot Dear, Joseph Mann, Chris Bristow, Nicos Livesey, and Becky & Joe . The Layzell Bros...
Friday, Aug. 5, 2016
Street Talk for August 5, 2016
TBS , a division of Turner, has greenlit Storyville , a new digital animated series co-created by OkayPlayer. The network is also in development on Think B.I.G ., a scripted series based loosely on lyrics by the late Notorious B.I.G. The two projects are the first to emerge from a new strategic...