Leslie Jones double teams in Uber Eats campaign

1+ One of the first events cancelled in the beginning of the pandemic was last year’s NCAA’s March Madness. It’s been a long year waiting, but now it’s back and Uber Eats is bringing fans ‘Double the Madness’ with BOGO deals all tournament long, and spots featuring actress and comedian Leslie Jones. The 30-second ad … Continue reading “Leslie Jones double teams in Uber Eats campaign”

Wayne and Garth are back in Uber Eats Super Bowl spot

1+ The Super Bowl was made for Super Bowl parties. Except this year. But that doesn’t mean we can’t order from Uber Eats and party on. You know, like Wayne and Garth. Mike Myers and Dana Carvey, the stars who created and brought to life local-access legends Wayne Campbell and Garth Algar on the classic … Continue reading “Wayne and Garth are back in Uber Eats Super Bowl spot”

Wendy’s, Uber Eats launch Never Stop Gaming Menu

1+ Wendy’s and Uber Eats have announced they are teaming up to connect fans with five of the biggest Twitch streamers for five days of non-stop gaming, delicious meal combos and exclusive prizes for fans. From December 8 -12, fans can order signature Wendy’s meals from five of the biggest Twitch streamers – TFUE, FLIGHT, itsHafu, xChocoBars … Continue reading “Wendy’s, Uber Eats launch Never Stop Gaming Menu”

It’s Skywalker meets Picard in new Uber Eats spot

1+ Whether you’re a “May the force be with you” or a “Live Long and Prosper” kind of fanboy or girl, who wouldn’t relish the thought of seeing Luke Skywalker meet up with Admiral Picard? Wish granted. Uber Eats has combined the two universes in a hilarious new spot that features actors Mark Hamill and … Continue reading “It’s Skywalker meets Picard in new Uber Eats spot”

2020 in Review: Our favorite advertising campaigns

2+ It’s hard to remember back in February 2020, when the Kansas City Chiefs bested the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl LIV and Parasite was winning Best Picture, no one was talking about COVID, the election and Black Lives Matter. We had no idea we were only a few weeks and months away from … Continue reading “2020 in Review: Our favorite advertising campaigns”

‘Supernatural’ releases final trailer

1+ THEN. Back in 2005, coming off of a season on the WB’s Smallville, Jensen Ackles would join Gilmore Girls Jared Padalecki in a new fantasy series called, created by my cousin by marriage Eric Kripke, Supernatural. NOW. After 320 episodes and 15 seasons the unbelievable run of the Winchester brothers comes to an end. … Continue reading “‘Supernatural’ releases final trailer”

‘Yippee Ki Yay’ Willis is back with DieHard… batteries

1+ This Reel Ad of the Week is the bomb. Literally. On Sunday, DieHard brand batteries delivered big time. For the first time, Advance Auto Parts, Inc. brought together DieHard the battery and Die Hard the motion picture in a 2-minute film in which Hollywood legend Bruce Willis reprises his role of explosive Detective John … Continue reading “‘Yippee Ki Yay’ Willis is back with DieHard… batteries”

BBDO Atlanta really loves someone that lives here

1+ One of the more challenging aspects of social distancing and working from home is the lack of social contact. At times, it really does feel like we’re living in the world of The Walking Dead or I Am Legend. Human contact, or the lack of it, can lead to severe depression and even worse … Continue reading “BBDO Atlanta really loves someone that lives here”

DDB Prague’s aMAZING social campaign for McDelivery

2+ Have you ever thought about how much time you’ve spent cooking lately? Especially in quarantine? Believe us when we say The Reel 360 Team has upped our culinary skills substantially. But every now and then we just want/need to order out. Then comes this clever print and online introduction (and reminder) to McDonald’s McDelivery … Continue reading “DDB Prague’s aMAZING social campaign for McDelivery”

McDonald’s shares fries for National FF Day

2+ The Reel 360 team loves McDonald’s fries. Like, really loves. We are not alone of course. It’s a known fact that people around the world love those crispy, golden potato sticks of joy. For #NationalFrenchFryDay, which was July 13, McDonald’s, and AOR We Are Unlimited celebrated with a national campaign encouraging consumers to “Share … Continue reading “McDonald’s shares fries for National FF Day”

LA-based Optimist lands Unlimited’s Bazarkaya

2+ Güle güle, Chicago. Ad Age is reporting that Omnicom-owned We Are Unlimited is no longer the creative spawning ground for CCO Toygar Bazarkaya. After spending two years and change at DDB’s bespoke agency for McDonald’s, the Swabia-born creative will be heading west to 10-year-old brand experience agency Optimist, where he will lead a team … Continue reading “LA-based Optimist lands Unlimited’s Bazarkaya”

Jack in the Box names Cashmere social AOR

3+ AgencySpy is reporting that San Diego-based fast food giant, West Coast burger chain Jack in the Box has appointed L.A. entertainment agency Cashmere as its social media AOR after a review. According to their sources, David&Goliath (which was recently acquired by Hyundai’s Innocean) will remain creative AOR, for the brand but lose the social … Continue reading “Jack in the Box names Cashmere social AOR”

Jamie Tarses, first woman to run network passes at 56

1+ Jamie Tarses, the first woman to run a network entertainment division, passed away this morning from complications stemming from a cardiac event she suffered in early fall. She was 56. An illustrious TV executive, Tarses was instrumental in developing such iconic shows as NBC’s Friends and Frasier and reached the zenith of the network … Continue reading “Jamie Tarses, first woman to run network passes at 56”

Chicago Broadway star and muse, Ann Reinking dies

1+ Chicago Broadway star Ann Reinking, died Saturday at the age of 71. Ann got her big break in the late 1970s when she was cast as the replacement Roxie Hart in the original production of Bob Fosse’s Chicago inheriting the role created by the legendary Gwen Verdon and then went on to become the … Continue reading “Chicago Broadway star and muse, Ann Reinking dies”

72andSunny Strengthens Creative with GCD Florence

1+ 72andSunny has announced the addition of group creative director, Sherina Florence, to its roster. Sherina joins the team after two years at Ogilvy, New York working as the brand lead of Instagram global and Unilever brands. During her time she also collaborated with the Roots to create new music and directed films for both … Continue reading “72andSunny Strengthens Creative with GCD Florence”

Florence Pugh, Lulu Wang, John David Washington among Academy invites

1+ The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is extending invitations to join the organization to 819 artists and executives who have distinguished themselves by their contributions to theatrical motion pictures.  The 2020 class is 45% women, 36% underrepresented ethnic/racial communities, and 49% international from 68 countries.  There are 75 Oscar® nominees, including 15 winners, … Continue reading “Florence Pugh, Lulu Wang, John David Washington among Academy invites”

The CW’s new TV season takes flight in January 2021

2+ The Upfronts have started. Sort of. The CW Network will officially launch its new season in January 2021 with its regularly scheduled series line-up, while loading up Fall 2020 with fresh original and acquired scripted series and alternative programming, it was announced today by Mark Pedowitz, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The CW Network. … Continue reading “The CW’s new TV season takes flight in January 2021”

Christian Meoli, Camilla Jackson talk Arena Cinelounge

5+ From the moment you enter Hollywood’s Arena Cinelounge,  you can tell you’ve transported yourself to a haven for cinephiles created by cinephiles. From its stellar, state-of-the-art screening room with luxurious reclining seats to its artisan popcorn, there is little left to the imagination as to why Arena Cinelounge IS the premier arthouse not just … Continue reading “Christian Meoli, Camilla Jackson talk Arena Cinelounge”

New faces at Doner LA and Wonderful

8+ Doner LA beefs up McDonald’s team Doner LA announced four senior hires following the recent consolidation of McDonald’s retail and local marketing, where Doner was assigned nearly 1,000 local partners to help bring big-agency strategic and creative firepower down to the co-op and franchisee level. Andrew Lamar joins Doner as a Multicultural Strategist, working … Continue reading “New faces at Doner LA and Wonderful”