The 3rd annual ‘Production Without Borders’ lineup

1+ Our friends at Cloud 21 International and Kultura PR International have announced the third annual “Production Without Borders” special event  that will be held  during the 2020 virtual American Film Market on November 10, 2020 at 11 a.m PST. “We’re delighted to be able to hold our third annual Production Without Borders event once again this … Continue reading “The 3rd annual ‘Production Without Borders’ lineup”

1stAveMachine signs director Ron Brodie

1+ Today, 1stAveMachine announced the addition of director Ron Brodie to its roster. Drawing inspiration from many different sources, Brodie’s diverse body of work blurs the lines between identity and ability, carving space to explore his memories and true events of life in his own creative vision. He believes that telling stories that are often … Continue reading “1stAveMachine signs director Ron Brodie”

Joe Biden and Donald Trump duel it out over ratings

1+ President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden’s competed at town halls Thursday evening. The Vice-President and the People snagged 12.2 million viewers on ABC and a 2.6 rating among adults 18-49 last night. Over on the NBC network, a pettish Trump was grilled by Savannah Guthrie’s sharp tongue and fact checks ready in front … Continue reading “Joe Biden and Donald Trump duel it out over ratings”

Disney restructures, pivots toward Disney+, ESPN+, Hulu

1+ In light of the tremendous success achieved to date in the Company’s direct-to-consumer business and to further accelerate its DTC strategy, The Walt Disney Company has announced a strategic reorganization of its media and entertainment businesses. Under the new structure, Disney’s creative engines will focus on developing and producing original content for the Company’s … Continue reading “Disney restructures, pivots toward Disney+, ESPN+, Hulu”

New voter campaign addresses police brutality

2+ With just 30 days left before election day, the Courageous Conversation Global Foundation (CCGF), which is focused on racial equity, is launching ‘Vote For Them’.  Created by Goodby Silverstein & Partners, the campaign reimagines election signs by replacing the names of politicians with the names of victims of police brutality. It’s a reminder to … Continue reading “New voter campaign addresses police brutality”

New McDonald’s billboards have bite

1+ There are a handful of brands that only require a logo to identify them. Target has its bullseye. Nike, its swoosh. Apple, well an apple. And of course McDonald’s has its golden arches and food. Is there anyone out there who doesn’t know what a Big Mac, Quarter Pounder with Cheese or Fries look … Continue reading “New McDonald’s billboards have bite”

New town. New lies. And they’re coming to HBO Max

2+ New town. New secrets. New Little Liars. A new generation of Pretty Little Liars is coming to HBO Max, which has given a direct-to-series order for the new Max Original drama Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin, from executive producer/writer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa (Riverdale, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina) and co-executive producer/writer Lindsay Calhoon Bring(Chilling Adventures of Sabrina). Twenty years ago, a series of … Continue reading “New town. New lies. And they’re coming to HBO Max”

Kia’s K5 goes for the red carpet on Emmy broadcast

1+ Kia Motors America’s groundbreaking introduction of the all-new 2021 K5 continues with this weekend’s 72nd Emmy® Awards telecast. In a year full of firsts, Kia, in partnership with the Television Academy, is implementing a first-of-its-kind integration where the K5 will be prominently featured in what are sure to be the most high-profile and unforgettable … Continue reading “Kia’s K5 goes for the red carpet on Emmy broadcast”

Second night of 2020 Creative Emmy Winners

1+ The Television Academy hosted the second of its five 2020 Creative Arts Emmy® Awards ceremonies honoring outstanding artistic and technical achievement in television at Emmys.com. The ceremony awarded many talented artists and craftspeople in the categories of Variety Programming. The ceremony was hosted by Emmy-nominated host Nicole Byer and featured presenters from some of … Continue reading “Second night of 2020 Creative Emmy Winners”

FanVestor taps Larry Namer as Chief Operating Officer

1+ Global entertainment mogul and E! founder Larry Namer has been appointed Chief Operating Officer of FanVestor, a fintech investment platform that allows fans to invest in their favorite celebrities, sports heroes and talent brands, the announcement was made today by FanVestor founder and CEO Michael Golomb.  FanVestor is a global all-in data-driven fan investing and fan commerce platform, … Continue reading “FanVestor taps Larry Namer as Chief Operating Officer”

Kia, David & Goliath prove K5 sedan is ultimate fun ride

1+ The introduction of Kia’s most powerful midsize sedan ever – the all-new 2021 K5 – continues as Kia Motors America (KMA) has dropped a creative broadcast campaign and embarked on never-before-seen marketing partnerships with network shows including NBC’s America’s Got Talent and the 72nd Emmy® Awards broadcast. The initiatives come hot on the wheels of the first-ever K5 Live “Triple … Continue reading “Kia, David & Goliath prove K5 sedan is ultimate fun ride”

Tributes pour in for actor Chadwick Boseman

1+ Whether it was his fight for injustice or his private battle with health, we can all agree Black Panther, played to perfection by actor Chadwick Boseman, had a profound affect on all of our lives. He was a hero by day, and a human by night.  Finally succumbing to a four-year battle with cancer, … Continue reading “Tributes pour in for actor Chadwick Boseman”

Peacock announces return of Larry Wilmore

3+ If you’re a fan of the hilarious comedian Larry Wilmore, you will be thrilled to know the former Comedy Central talk show host is headed back to late night television! Premiering on the NBC’s streaming service, Peacock on September 18th, Wilmore’s new weekly half hour series–which he is also executive producing–will fearlessly tackle current … Continue reading “Peacock announces return of Larry Wilmore”

Chadwick Boseman ‘Black Panther’ dead at 43

1+ The Reel 360 team is heartbroken. Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman has died at 43. His Twitter account reported that he had been battling colon cancer. Boseman also appeared in Spike Lee’s Da 5 Bloods, Get on Up, 42 and Draft Day. “It is with immeasurable grief that we confirm the passing of Chadwick Boseman,” the … Continue reading “Chadwick Boseman ‘Black Panther’ dead at 43”

Kitchenaid’s ‘A Woman’s Place’ streaming on Hulu

1+ According to KitchenAid, women-identifying chefs have long struggled to rise to the top. Faced with bias, sexism and harassment, women find themselves adapting to a work environment that inherently makes assumptions on their abilities and worth. Common biases in the culinary industry include beliefs such as, “a chef isn’t a worthy career for a … Continue reading “Kitchenaid’s ‘A Woman’s Place’ streaming on Hulu”

King Keraun is Madden 21’s new Spokesplayer

1+ Ready for Mahomes? Ready for Wentz? Ready for Amari Coooooper? Yeah, bet you are. The Reel 360 team, like every football fan, is ready for the NFL. And we’re especially ready for Madden NFL 21. But were we ready for Madden’s Spokesplayer? Nope. But we like him.  Working on their third campaign for the … Continue reading “King Keraun is Madden 21’s new Spokesplayer”

Emmys to be streamed over 4 nights, broadcast on 5th

1+ The Television Academy today announced the awards categories to be presented during the 72nd Emmys and the virtual 2020 Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremonies. The 72nd Emmy Awards will be hosted by Jimmy Kimmel—who also joins Guy Carrington, Reginald Hudlin, David Jammy and Ian Stewart as an executive producer of the program. The show … Continue reading “Emmys to be streamed over 4 nights, broadcast on 5th”

Peacock to stream all 8 ‘Harry Potter’ films

1+ Peacock today announced all eight Harry Potter films will be available to stream in windows over the next six months starting later this year and into 2021. The movie adaptations of J.K. Rowling’s famed series ranked as the highest-grossing film franchise in history and are a fantastic addition to Peacock’s growing library of iconic … Continue reading “Peacock to stream all 8 ‘Harry Potter’ films”

Lexus celebrates the need to get out and have fun

1+ Last month, we reported that Lexus unveiled its first convertible in almost five years – the 2021 LC 500 Convertible. Now, a new marketing campaign launches for the LC. Honestly, the timing couldn’t be better. This LC 500 is perhaps the perfect expression of the emotional desire of the times, and the new campaign … Continue reading “Lexus celebrates the need to get out and have fun”

Watch Hugh Jackman roast Ryan Reynolds

1+ This week, the 2020 Emmys awarded HBO with 107 nominees. One of those nominated was Hugh Jackman for Bad Education. On E!’s Daily Pop, Jackman reacted to his nomination and roasted pal Ryan Reynolds in the process. The film shows a community wooed by the charismatic superintendent (Jackman) and enamored by the school’s success and the … Continue reading “Watch Hugh Jackman roast Ryan Reynolds”