‘Booksmart’s’ Wilde signs with Anonymous Content

Filmmaker and actress Olivia Wilde has signed to production and management company Anonymous Content for worldwide commercial and music video representation. Named one of Variety’s 10 Directors to Watch, Wilde recently made her feature-film directorial debut with the uproarious comedy Booksmart, which is one of the best-reviewed films of the year with 97% “Fresh” on … Continue reading “‘Booksmart’s’ Wilde signs with Anonymous Content”

Tribeca Film Fest: Liza Anonymous’ creative team

The desire to belong can take people to extremes. In Liza Anonymous, the character of Liza takes it too far.  Liza is a lonely millennial addicted to support groups who disguises herself in different personas trying to find her sense of belonging in the world, leading her on a very theatrical journey. This feminocentric short film led by an … Continue reading “Tribeca Film Fest: Liza Anonymous’ creative team”

Editor Carlos Crooks joins STITCH editorial roster

Carlos Crooks, whose passion for editing is perhaps only surpassed by his enthusiasm for the industry and his desire to help boost opportunities and mentorship for fellow BIPOC talents, has joined the editorial roster at STITCH. His signing was announced jointly by Dan Swietlik, Owner and Editor of STITCH, and Mila Davis, Managing Director and … Continue reading “Editor Carlos Crooks joins STITCH editorial roster”

Stuffed Puffs are “fluffing delicious” in TVC campaign

Stuffed Puffs, the chocolate-filled marshmallow brand, has debuted the launch of its first-ever integrated national TV ad campaign, “Fluffing Delicious”. The campaign will run across broadcast, digital and social channels throughout the 2021 summer season. Parents shamelessly know that kids can sometimes make life endlessly more complicated, but thanks to Stuffed Puffs at least s’mores can make life … Continue reading “Stuffed Puffs are “fluffing delicious” in TVC campaign”

AICP names Curatorial Committees for 2021 show

AICP has announced its lineups for the Curatorial Committees for the 2021 AICP Show and the 2021 AICP Post Awards as well as the lineup of Jury Presidents and Curators for the AICP Next Awards. Comprised of industry experts from all aspects and disciplines involved in creating brand content in the moving image, these three … Continue reading “AICP names Curatorial Committees for 2021 show”

AICP announces roster for 2021 Awards Committee

Our friends at AICP have announced the lineup for the 2021 AICP Awards Committee, the far-reaching group of industry veterans and experts tasked with promoting and marketing the 2021 AICP Awards, which comprises the AICP Show, the AICP Post Awards and the AICP Next Awards. In addition to releasing the Awards Committee roster, Ali Brown … Continue reading “AICP announces roster for 2021 Awards Committee”

Schofield’s Flowers teams with Rock Jacobs and ROA

Schofield’s Flowers – the multifaceted creative production outfit whose client list includes Hyundai, Acura, and Cadillac – has formed a strategic alliance with filmmaker Rock Jacobs and his entertainment company, Rebel of America. Jacobs has written, directed, and produced music videos for artists including Ice Cube, Lil Wayne, J-Cole, Skrillex, De La Soul, Big Boi … Continue reading “Schofield’s Flowers teams with Rock Jacobs and ROA”

Zoe Saldana joins Snoop, Bad Bunny for a Corona

Working towards a ‘better you’ shouldn’t have to feel like work. As the new face of Corona Premier, the 90-calorie light beer from Corona, international star and advocate for Hispanic voices, Guardians of the Galaxy’s and Star Trek’s Zoe Saldana, will join the Corona cast to represent a La Vida Más Fina perspective on wellness.  “There’s … Continue reading “Zoe Saldana joins Snoop, Bad Bunny for a Corona”

America Ferrera makes directorial debut for Netflix

America Ferrera is making her feature film directorial debut with I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter. The film, adapted from Erika L. Sánchez’s novel, will debut on Netflix. The YA story is about losing a sister and finding yourself amid the pressures, expectations and stereotypes of growing up in a Mexican American home. It … Continue reading “America Ferrera makes directorial debut for Netflix”

Logan Industry launches production company

The producers behind 2020’s award-winning documentary feature ​The Donut King,​ directed by Alice Gu, have launched Logan Industry, a full-service commercial and film/TV production company. Following the success of the documentary, their next feature project is the scripted biopic version of ​The Donut King,​ to be produced with Scott Free, with Ridley Scott serving as EP. The … Continue reading “Logan Industry launches production company”

Pedro Pascal headlines HBO’s ‘The Last Of Us’

In one of the biggest TV castings of the year, The Mandalorian star Pedro Pascal is set to headline The Last of Us, HBO’s high-profile series adaptation of the Sony Playstation franchise from Chernobyl creator Craig Mazin and Neil Druckmann. Based on the critically acclaimed video game The Last of Us, developed by Naughty Dog … Continue reading “Pedro Pascal headlines HBO’s ‘The Last Of Us’”

Couscous signs Karim Huu Do and Kim Geldenhuys

International creative production company Couscous has signed Karim Huu Do for U.S. music video representation and Kim Geldenhuys for U.S. commercial and music video representation. Karim brings a breathtaking cinematic appeal to his work with a trademark mix of surreal visual dreamscapes and unsettling hyperreality. Kim’s ideological work stems from his photography background, with diverse … Continue reading “Couscous signs Karim Huu Do and Kim Geldenhuys”

Dewar’s Whisky wants the world to Stay Curious

Back in 1846, John Dewar and Sons set out to craft the world’s best Scotch whisky from their tiny copper-filled distillery in Perth, Scotland. Instead of following in other’s footsteps, the inventive lads endlessly explored and experimented before discovering a new, previously unheard-of blending process called “double-aging.” This innovative process not only gave their whisky … Continue reading “Dewar’s Whisky wants the world to Stay Curious”

Halo Top wants us to stop “shoulding” ourselves

Halo Top’s new spot- featuring music from Momma Haze and some really bad-ass dance moves, serves to solidify the brand as the angel of ice cream.  Offering a wide assortment of dairy, non-dairy and keto ice cream flavors with a much higher nutritive value than most of its peers, Halo top has stayed ahead of … Continue reading “Halo Top wants us to stop “shoulding” ourselves”

Gustafson most awarded editor at AICP Awards

Winners of the AICP Show: The Art & Technique of the Commercial were presented awards tonight at a special virtual premiere held in lieu of the annual gala premiere at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), due to the coronavirus pandemic. Together with the AICP Next Awards, which were presented online on June 16th, and … Continue reading “Gustafson most awarded editor at AICP Awards”

ADC Best of Show, Agency of the Year announced

Los Angeles was a big winner on the final day of the week-long online ADC 99th Annual Awards, taking home the coveted best-of-show ADC Black Cube for “Bounce” on behalf of Apple and Agency of the Year honors. “Bounce”, done with Pulse Films and Framestore, both in Los Angeles, was also awarded Best of Discipline in Advertising. This year’s Special Awards top honors, based upon … Continue reading “ADC Best of Show, Agency of the Year announced”

Watch ‘Wake Up,’ Olivia Wilde’s new short film

In the new short film, Wake Up, directed by Gotham and Indie Spirit nominated director, Olivia Wilde (Booksmart), SAG Award and Emmy winner Margaret Qualley (Once Upon a Time in Hollywood) stars as a woman forced to rediscover her humanity in an increasingly digital world. Produced by The Lab at Anonymous Content and filmed throughout … Continue reading “Watch ‘Wake Up,’ Olivia Wilde’s new short film”

Wondros names Danielle Peretz EP

Congrats are in order for Wondros’ Danielle Peretz as she has been named new Executive Producer of the company’s commercial/branded content division. Founder/CEO/Creative Director Jesse Dylan made the announcement today. Dylan, who oversees a directorial roster of himself, Henry Littlechild, Riess|Hill, Sean Thonson and Jeff Yeats, believes Peretz is the right choice to lead the … Continue reading “Wondros names Danielle Peretz EP”

Aaron Rodgers, ‘jelly’ agent return in State Farm work

Football is back, thank god. As a Bears’ fan, I’m not thrilled that the Cheeseheads beat the them 10 – 3 last night during the NFL opener. But at least one Chicago team won last night and that would be DDB Chicago with their goofy new State Farm work that features rival QB’s Aaron Rodgers … Continue reading “Aaron Rodgers, ‘jelly’ agent return in State Farm work”