Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019

Director Nick Piper has joined the directorial roster of Spears & Arrows, the six-year-old commercial production company led by founder/managing director Jason Wolk. Piper comes aboard a directorial roster that includes Arni Thor Jonsson, Mick Wong, Don Broida, Phil Brown and Ago Panini....

Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019

It may be no solace to the Houston Astros, but the Washington Nationals’ comeback win in the World Series helped baseball avoid a dubious record.

The series’ seventh and deciding game reached 23.2 million people, eclipsing even “Sunday Night Football” and enabling the Series to average...

Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019

Camp Kuleshov, AICP’s annual trailer competition for assistants and junior-level employees at its member companies, has announced its 2019 winners in the categories of Editing, Audio and Graphics. Once again, the work reveals a depth of talent and imagination, coupled with a surprising mastery...

Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019

Maria Perez has been promoted to head of production and agency operations at Johannes Leonardo. Perez joined in 2016 as an executive producer, and as a result of her promotion will be tasked with leading both the production and business affairs department in delivering exceptional and effective...

Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019

AFI Fest 2019 will honor Martin Scorsese with a tribute on Friday, November 15, at the TCL Chinese Theatre.  The evening will celebrate the AFI Life Achievement Award recipient and Academy Award® winner’s indelible impact on culture as one of cinema’s most acclaimed filmmakers. Following the a...

Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019

Filmmaker Mike Flanagan knew his vision to fuse Stanley Kubrick's "The Shining" with Stephen King's 2013 sequel "Doctor Sleep" would be a hard sell with the author. King's disdain for the 1980 adaptation is well-known and has not abated with time.

"No, no," Flanagan said, shaking his head...

Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019

Director Ash Bolland has joined Bullitt for U.S. representation spanning commercials and branded content. 

“Ash has a directing voice that comes from thinking expansively, imprinting projects with a sense of depth and quality,” said Allison Amon, Bullitt EVP sales & development. “He...

Monday, Nov. 4, 2019

Directors Bong Joon Ho and James Mangold, actors Renee Zellweger, Antonio Banderas and Al Pacino were among those honored Sunday night (11/2) at the 23rd annual Hollywood Film Awards in Beverly Hills. Bong took the Hollywood Filmmaker Award for Parasite while Mangold earned Best...

Monday, Nov. 4, 2019

McCann NY scored a pair of Grand LIAs and earned Global Agency of the Year distinction at the London International Awards. McCann NY won the Integration Grand LIA for XBox’s “Changing the Game” and the Public Service/Social Awareness Grand LIA for March for Our Lives’ “Generation Lockdown.”...

Monday, Nov. 4, 2019

McDonald's chief executive officer has been pushed out of the company after violating company policy by engaging in a consensual relationship with an employee, the corporation said Sunday.

The fast food giant said former president and CEO Steve Easterbrook demonstrated poor judgment, and...

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