Gwyneth Paltrow tries to eat her vagina candle in Uber Eats Super Bowl spot

Nearly three million consumers order essentials beyond food delivery each month through Uber Eats. That’s why in Special US’ second-ever Super Bowl campaign, Uber is betting big on this growth. The new spot highlights Uber’s extended offerings for delivery of everything from grocery and convenience to alcohol, flowers, retail, and more.  The star-studded spot features … Continue reading “Gwyneth Paltrow tries to eat her vagina candle in Uber Eats Super Bowl spot”

GOOP sells out of Paltrow’s vagina-scented candle

Congrats to Gwyneth Paltrow for taking vagina waxing to the next level. Via the Iron Man and Shakespeare in Love star’s lifestyle brand, Goop, Paltrow has introduced a nifty new candle that sells for $75. And well, she claims it, “Smells Like My Vagina.” Namaste. So the first question that enters the investigative minds of … Continue reading “GOOP sells out of Paltrow’s vagina-scented candle”

2022 in Review: The best campaigns of the year

I love advertising. No, really. Even in this day and age of advertising-free streaming, I do love seeing the genius and hard work of an agency, a creative team, and a production company come together. My origin story began in advertising. And I know firsthand it’s hard AF to get a good ad out of … Continue reading “2022 in Review: The best campaigns of the year”

Sarah Silverman, Tracy Morgan join Uber One

Uber Eats wants its food user base to expand and is looking at new methods to keep them loyal and ordering. The ride-share and delivery brand is now discontinuing its current rewards program and is making a serious effort to promote its Uber One. The program was introduced in the fall of 2021 and includes … Continue reading “Sarah Silverman, Tracy Morgan join Uber One”

Havas CCOs weigh in on Super Bowl spots

From Arnold Schwarzenegger as Zeus to getting stuck into Pringles, Havas’ Dan Lucey and Myra Nussbaum share their thoughts with Reel 360 on Super Bowl 2022’s creative efforts. Dan Lucey, Chief Creative Officer – Havas New York  Wall-to-wall commercials with celebrities end up canceling each other out. This was once again the case in Super Bowl LVI. … Continue reading “Havas CCOs weigh in on Super Bowl spots”

Reel 360’s 5 Super Bowl ads that hit and 3 that missed

We’ve survived another day and night of Hard Seltzers (Does anyone drink beer anymore?) wings, and stuffing our faces with more chips than can be found in any chip or snack aisle. We’re also a little deaf from all the cheering in our hotel suite for our home city, the Super Bowl champion Rams. Congrats … Continue reading “Reel 360’s 5 Super Bowl ads that hit and 3 that missed”

Durable Goods signs screen legend Bob Balaban to commercial roster

Our friends at bicoastal production company Durable Goods has signed critically-acclaimed actor, director, writer, and producer Bob Balaban to its roster for commercials and branded content in the U.S. market. Balaban returns to the director’s chair following a streak of film and TV roles including the Wes Anderson movie The French Dispatch and the Netflix … Continue reading “Durable Goods signs screen legend Bob Balaban to commercial roster”

Surprise! These are Christmas movies, too

Christmas is this week and not everyone is into the same old, typical Christmas romantic comedy tropes or the “feel good”, heartwarming “spirit of the season” sappy films with a moral to the story. Sometimes, you just want to sit down and pass the time watching quality films that might take place around Christmas, but … Continue reading “Surprise! These are Christmas movies, too”

Bachelorette: Katie Thurston says Yes to Blake Moynes and Neil Lane ring

In the dramatic season finale of The Bachelorette, Katie Thurston’s unexpected journey to love came to an end when she accepted a proposal from Blake Moynes; with a gorgeous diamond and platinum engagement ring, from the official jewelry designer of The Bachelor franchise, Neil Lane. Katie’s ring centers an oval-shaped diamond that is centrally set within a crown motif and a hidden … Continue reading “Bachelorette: Katie Thurston says Yes to Blake Moynes and Neil Lane ring”

Marvel names writer and lead for upcoming Ironheart

Tony Stark has a successor. Marvel Studios has tapped TV scribe and poet Chinaka Hodge as the head writer on the upcoming Disney+ series, Ironheart. Variety, which broke the story, has also revealed Dominique Thorne (Judas and the Black Messiah; If Beale Street Could Talk) will play Riri Williams.  Set in Chicago, Ironheart/Riri Williams is a 15-year-old … Continue reading “Marvel names writer and lead for upcoming Ironheart”

Charlize Theron has no interest in dating right now

Sorry suitors, calm down and look elsewhere. May we suggest Megan Fox? Actress Charlize Theron, who now appears in Netflix’s The Old Guard, sat down with E!’s Scott Tweedie, and gave an update on her love life. And she ain’t interested. “I really do believe that women really…make s–t happen for ourselves,” the 44-year-old Oscar winner … Continue reading “Charlize Theron has no interest in dating right now”

Behind the scenes of Josephine Skriver’s ‘SI’ shoot

In this case, we really mean going behind the scenes. You’re welcome. On Thursday, Sports Illustrated Swimsuit posted on its  Instagram a TBT video from this year’s swimsuit photoshoot in the Dominican Republic. In this clip, rookie SI swimwear model and LGBTQ+ advocate, Josephine Skriver shows off her assets, while posing on the beach during sunset. The video shows Josephine, … Continue reading “Behind the scenes of Josephine Skriver’s ‘SI’ shoot”

Porter delivers ‘State of the LGBTQ Union’ on Logo TV

“Last year, I told you that the state of our union is strong.” No, that is not an excerpt from President Donald J. Trump’s State of the Union address Tuesday night. While the President was addressing a visibly divided Congress, Pose star Billy Porter was addressing a solidified LGBTQ nation on Logo TV with his … Continue reading “Porter delivers ‘State of the LGBTQ Union’ on Logo TV”

LeBron James, Lyft plan to lyft up Chicago w/bikeshare

Nearly 4.5 million Americans don’t have easy access to affordable, reliable transportation. This reality can be hardest for young people according to a Lyft press release. Now the rideshare company has announced a new partnership with LA Laker, LeBron James to bring a bike share program to New York, the Bay area and Chicago. Lyft … Continue reading “LeBron James, Lyft plan to lyft up Chicago w/bikeshare”

Silverstone, Grenier narrate new climate change novel

Climate change has become a global issue and, as such, spreading awareness about it is no longer the domain of just politicians and environmental experts. People from many walks of life are getting involved, organizing marches and establishing foundations to look more deeply at the problems and consider solutions. Numerous celebrities, knowing their platform as … Continue reading “Silverstone, Grenier narrate new climate change novel”

Watch first official clip from ‘Avengers: Endgame’

I’m getting chills. Yesterday, Marvel released the very first clip from the beyond highly anticipated Avengers: Endgame. The intense scene features the originals Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson alongwith newcomers Brie Larson and Don Cheadle. The footage is most likely from the extended piece screened at CinemaCon over the weekend. It begins with a … Continue reading “Watch first official clip from ‘Avengers: Endgame’”