Friday, June 22, 2018

News

  • Facebook's Latest Privacy Scandal Impacts Some 14 Million Users

    • Friday, Jun. 8, 2018

    Facebook said a software bug led some users to post publicly by default regardless of their previous settings. The bug affected as many as 14 million users over several days in May.

    The...

    • Friday, June 8, 2018 - 12:15am
    Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony-winning musical "In the Heights" will hit theaters in 2020 as a summer-event movie. Warner Bros. won the rights to the 2008 Tony-winner after a bidding war earlier this spring. The project had been in development at The...
    • Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 1:15pm
    VH1's upcoming Trailblazer Honors will celebrate television pioneer Ryan Murphy and Trayvon Martin's parents. The event, now in its fifth year, recognizes champions of diversity and civil activism. Murphy, known for creating "American Horror Story"...
  • Campfire Team Joins Mill+

    • Thursday, Jun. 7, 2018

    The Mill has announced that the Campfire team has joined Mill+ in New York. 
     
    For over 12 years, Campfire has developed Emmy, Cannes Lion and Clio-winning immersive experiences to launch...

    • Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 12:15pm
    Reese Witherspoon confirms there will be a "Legally Blonde 3." The actress on Thursday posted a video on Instagram of her floating in a pool wearing a pink bikini. The caption read: "It's true...# LegallyBlonde3." Witherspoon starred as Elle Woods...
  • Julie Scelzo Joins mcgarrybowen As Global ECD, Takes Creative Reins On American Express

    • Thursday, Jun. 7, 2018

    Julie Scelzo has been named global executive creative director at mcgarrybowen—a new role to lead creative across the American Express business worldwide. mcgarrybowen won the business last year...

  • EPs Roberts, Graphia Take Us Inside "Outlander"

    • Thursday, Jun. 7, 2018

    Outlander executive producers/writers Matthew B. Roberts and Toni Graphia are grateful for the inherent nature of the Starz series, noting that it serves to keep season after season...

    • Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 12:45am
    Facebook says it will fund original news shows created by such news organizations as ABC, CNN, Fox, Univision and Mic. The move comes as Facebook plans to kill off its "trending" news section to make way for what it considers "trustworthy" and "...
    • Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 3:15pm
    Apple is ordering a comedy-drama series from J.J. Abrams that will feature original music by Sara Bareilles. "Little Voice" is described by Apple as a romantic tale of searching for one's true voice as a young adult. The show received a 10-episode...
  • Oscar-Winning Filmmaker Cynthia Wade Joins Honor Society For Spots

    • Wednesday, Jun. 6, 2018

    Director Cynthia Wade--whose work spans short and long-form documentaries, commercials and branded content--has signed with bicoastal production house Honor Society for spotmaking representation...