‘Wonder Woman’ social media reactions positive

1+ Wonder Woman 1984, which we have covered pretty extensively here at Reel 360, is scheduled to open in theaters internationally and on HBO Max on Christmas Day. It was also recently announced, the Patty Jenkins-helmed film will become the first title on HBO Max available in 4K Ultra HD, HDR 10, Dolby Vision and … Continue reading “‘Wonder Woman’ social media reactions positive”

AstraZeneca Oxford COVID vaccine up to 70% positive

2+ British – Swedish multinational pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical company, AstraZeneca announced positive high-level results from an interim analysis of clinical trials of COVID vaccine AZD1222. Testing in the UK and Brazil showed the vaccine was highly effective in preventing COVID-19, the primary endpoint, and no hospitalizations or severe cases of the disease were reported in … Continue reading “AstraZeneca Oxford COVID vaccine up to 70% positive”

Kayleigh McEnany tests positive for COVID-19

1+ The important lesson here, since President Trump did say he is now in “the real school” for COVID-19, is that neither being president or being a blonde and cute White House press secretary can stop you from being infected with coronavirus. WH Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany announced on Monday that she has tested positive … Continue reading “Kayleigh McEnany tests positive for COVID-19”

Patriots-Chiefs postponed after Newton tests positive

1+ If you were looking forward to Sunday’s game between the Patriots and Chiefs, you will have to wait a bit longer. New England star QB Cam Newton and Kansas City practice squad quarterback Jordan Ta’amu tested positive for the coronavirus, according to multiple reports. Both cases come in the same week that saw 16 Titans … Continue reading “Patriots-Chiefs postponed after Newton tests positive”

Robert Pattinson tests positive for COVID. ‘The Batman’ shuts down production again.

1+ This just goes to show that even with the highest safety precautions, it it still going to be a challenge for networks and studios to keep cameras rolling. Now comes word from the U.K. that The Batman star Robert Pattinson has tested positive for COVID-19. According to a report in Vanity Fair, Pattinson’s positive test … Continue reading “Robert Pattinson tests positive for COVID. ‘The Batman’ shuts down production again.”

Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson test positive for COVID-19

2+ Both Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson, 63, have released a statement that they have tested positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19). They are the first celebrities to go public with a diagnosis on Instagram. This news comes via Variety. . The married couple is currently in Australia for production of Baz Luhrmann’s untitled Elvis Presley movie, … Continue reading “Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson test positive for COVID-19”

HBO Max renews ‘The Flight Attendant’ for Season 2

1+ Kaley Cuoco will be wheels up for a second season. HBO Max has renewed the hit comedic thriller THE FLIGHT ATTENDANT. It was announced by Casey Bloys, Chief Content Officer, HBO and HBO Max. The eight-episode first season premiered November 26 and had its finale on December 17.  Season one was based on the novel … Continue reading “HBO Max renews ‘The Flight Attendant’ for Season 2”

Beyoncé and Peloton to support HBCU’s

1+ Call it a new collab. Peloton the world’s leading interactive fitness platform, and Grammy Award-winning global entertainer and entrepreneur, Beyoncé, today announced a broad, multi-year partnership rooted in the celebration of music — a central component of the Peloton class experience — and pro-social initiatives. The launch of the collaboration with Beyoncé, the most … Continue reading “Beyoncé and Peloton to support HBCU’s”

Megan Henry is a woman of action

1+ Don’t stare for too long into Megan Henry’s piercing ice-blue eyes, or she might surprise you with a 1-2-3 combo otherwise known as Jab-Cross-Left Hook that sends you flying on your ass. And if that doesn’t, her vision of the world and universe is sure to astound and clock you in the head at … Continue reading “Megan Henry is a woman of action”

‘Jurassic World: Dominion’ shuts down for 2 weeks

2+ The Reel 360 team has a feeling that production is going to be very start and stop in a world with a pandemic crisis still very much going on. Less then twenty-four hours after announcing the decision to push back Jurassic World: Dominion to June 2022, Universal and director Colin Trevorrow have announced that production on … Continue reading “‘Jurassic World: Dominion’ shuts down for 2 weeks”

AICP Equity & Inclusion Committee sets agenda

1+ AICP’s Equity & Inclusion Committee, launched as part of the association’s Commitment to Drive Change initiative, has announced its roster of members and established its working agenda as it moves to help the industry cast a wider net for talent, create opportunities for mentorship and advancement for people of color and establish hiring practices … Continue reading “AICP Equity & Inclusion Committee sets agenda”

Jeep and Highdive nominated for an Emmy

2+ Nominations for the 72nd Emmy® Awards wereannounced yesterday recognizing a host of groundbreaking new programs and up-and coming talent and breakthrough commercials, along with beloved performers and hit shows that have been integral in helping television viewers navigate a changing world. The live ceremony, reimagined as a virtual event due to production restrictions resulting … Continue reading “Jeep and Highdive nominated for an Emmy”

Yankees cancel second game with Phillies due to COVID

1+ Just five days into the new and shortened baseball season, it now seems like it could be in jeopardy. Last night, The New York Yankees postponed their scheduled game against the Philadelphia Phillies after eleven players of the Miami Marlins 33-man squad tested positive for coronavirus COVID-19. Now, the Yankees have canceled tonight’s game … Continue reading “Yankees cancel second game with Phillies due to COVID”

Gustafson most awarded editor at AICP Awards

1+ 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, … Continue reading “Gustafson most awarded editor at AICP Awards”

Cutters’ Gustafson wins 4 AICP Post Awards for Jeep

1+ The 2020 AICP Post Awards winners, honoring excellence in a range of post production arts, were revealed tonight during a special virtual premiere held online, in keeping with social distancing initiatives driven by the COVID-19 pandemic. Tonight’s presentation is the second of three virtual celebrations that comprise AICP Week – which led off with … Continue reading “Cutters’ Gustafson wins 4 AICP Post Awards for Jeep”

2020 AICP Next Awards Winners announced

1+ The 2020 AICP Next Awards debuted tonight during a special virtual premiere held online in the wake of social distancing initiatives driven by the COVID-19 pandemic. Tonight’s presentation is the first of three virtual celebrations that comprise AICP Week – which will also include premieres of the AICP Post Awards on June 17th and … Continue reading “2020 AICP Next Awards Winners announced”

NUTRO Pet Food asks “Who Wants A Walk?”

9+ Today, NUTRO Brand Pet Food launches a new ad comedically depicting the recent trend of increased exercise for pet dogs. With many Americans still adhering to stay at home guidelines due to the current pandemic, people are constantly looking for excuses to get outside and stretch their legs. As a result, dogs are being … Continue reading “NUTRO Pet Food asks “Who Wants A Walk?””

2020 AICP Awards release short list

2+ Matt Miller, President and CEO of AICP, today announced the release of the shortlists for the 2020 AICP Awards – the AICP Post Awards, the AICP Next Awards and the AICP Show @MoMA. Winners in each of these three strategically-aligned competitions for excellence will be revealed during a series of free virtual premieres set … Continue reading “2020 AICP Awards release short list”

Morgan Cooper, Writer, Director, Visionary

4+ Editor’s Note: “The Reel Black List” is our annual spotlight of brothers and sisters in the worlds of advertising, film, TV, music, radio and media who are making a difference through their contributions and creativity. For the next 29 days, you will be able to celebrate these various personalities with us. Morgan Cooper is … Continue reading “Morgan Cooper, Writer, Director, Visionary”

AICP announces Community Award and Shortlists

5+ Wieden + Kennedy, Apple and MJZ lead Shortlist nominations. Matt Miller, President and CEO of AICP, today announced the first-ever “Community Award,” to be presented during AICP Week in June. The Community Award is an unfiltered way to give the entire industry the ability to voice its opinion on the favorite spot of the … Continue reading “AICP announces Community Award and Shortlists”