Friday, June 22, 2018

News

    • Monday, June 11, 2018 - 3:30pm
    Your ability to watch and use your favorite apps and services could start to change — though not right away — following the official demise Monday of Obama-era internet protections. Any changes are likely to happen slowly, as companies assess how...
  • Review: Director Brad Bird's "Incredibles 2"

    • Monday, Jun. 11, 2018

    "The Incredibles" writer/director Brad Bird has said that his characters' powers are all born of stereotypes. Dad is strong, mom is stretched in a million directions, teenage girls put up shields...

  • The Mill Sets Leadership Team In L.A.

    • Monday, Jun. 11, 2018

    The Mill Los Angeles has promoted executive creative director Phil Crowe to chief creative officer and Chris Knight and Robert Sethi to executive creative directors. The move elevates a working...

  • Director Amma Asante Joins Pulse Films For Commercials Worldwide

    • Monday, Jun. 11, 2018

    Pulse Films has signed director Amma Asante for commercials and branded content globally.

    Asante is the director and writer behind the critically acclaimed films A United Kingdom ...

  • Brother Signs Director Maya Albanese After Serving As Her CDDP Mentor Shop

    • Monday, Jun. 11, 2018

    Maya Albanese--one of six up-and-coming filmmakers who made the final cut for the Commercial Directors Diversity Program (CDDP), a joint initiative of the DGA and AICP--has joined production house...

  • Gail Berman, Lucy Fisher Named Presidents Of Producers Guild

    • Sunday, Jun. 10, 2018

    The Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced its 2018 election results, naming Gail Berman and Lucy Fisher as presidents. The duo ran unopposed and were introduced to their new constituents...

  • "Ocean's 8" Tops Weekend Box Office With $41.5M

    • Sunday, Jun. 10, 2018

    "Ocean's 8," the female-fronted overhaul of the starry heist franchise, opened with an estimated $41.5 million at the box office, taking the weekend's top spot from the fast-falling "Solo: A Star...

  • John Lasseter To Depart Disney At End of Year

    • Saturday, Jun. 9, 2018

    John Lasseter, the co-founder of Pixar Animation Studios and the Walt Disney Co.'s animation chief, will step down at the end of the year after acknowledging "missteps" in his behavior with staff...

  • Chef, Storyteller, Emmy Winner Anthony Bourdain Found Dead in France

    • Friday, Jun. 8, 2018

    American celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain has been found dead in his hotel room in France while working on his CNN series on culinary traditions around the world. He was 61.

    CNN confirmed...

  • "Hearts Beat Loud" Builds Momentum For Director Brett Haley

    • Friday, Jun. 8, 2018

    Writer and director Brett Haley knew he wanted a "That Thing You Do" moment in his new music-loving film, "Hearts Beat Loud," where Nick Offerman's character hears the song he wrote with his...