A little love goes a long way in new AT&T holiday spot

2+ AT&T, with help from LeBron James, is sharing a little love as we all close out a trying 2020 and look forward to the New Year with hope. The new creative, from our friends at BBDO, LA, features peeps from all walks of life coming together singing the 1969 David Ruffin hit Put a … Continue reading “A little love goes a long way in new AT&T holiday spot”

Bridgett Bardot inspires new Eva Lanska film

1+ Award-winning screenwriter/director Eva Lanska has announced that she will soon unveil the script for her new drama feature I Am Not An Actress, inspired by the public life and animal rights advocacy of French personality and activist Brigitte Bardot. Bardot became a global icon after appearing in the 1956 Roger Vadim film, And God Created Woman. … Continue reading “Bridgett Bardot inspires new Eva Lanska film”

INTERVIEW: Rick Astley on Frito-Lay’s new campaign

2+ This January, Frito-Lay will launch its first-ever “New Year New You” campaign starring not only an array of snacks, but ALSO 80’s chart-topper Rick Astley, who will assure viewers that they “never have to give up”  fun, flavorful snacks, including Smartfood popcorn, SunChips, Off the Eaten Path veggie crisps/puffs, and Baked+ Simply favorites to … Continue reading “INTERVIEW: Rick Astley on Frito-Lay’s new campaign”

CW reveals first look at Superman’s new suit

1+ I was never a fan of Tyler Hoechlin’s Superman suit when he made appearances on Supergirl. The gold shoulder clips holding the cape in place, gaudy and clunky. It just never felt like Supes. Luckily, we have known for some time that the upcoming Superman and Lois will give Clark a new suit. And … Continue reading “CW reveals first look at Superman’s new suit”

Pringles turns up heat with new Scorchin’ Snacks

1+ For the first time, Pringles is launching a collection of spicy crisps for heat-loving snack fans this week along with a humorous new TV commercial from Grey New York. This is our Reel Ad of the Week because, well it deserves it. Fans who crave uncomfortable heat will find it can bring uncomfortable This … Continue reading “Pringles turns up heat with new Scorchin’ Snacks”

New campaign highlights Women Coders

1+ In a move designed to celebrate the unseen contributions of female coders, Girls Who Code is launching “Missing Code,” a digital campaign that illustrates how broken the internet would be, if not for the work done by women. In 2020, women made up just 26 percent of computing jobs. The new campaign is designed to highlight the contributions … Continue reading “New campaign highlights Women Coders”

A dog finds his “Dogtopia” in new Microsoft Xmas spot

1+ For the most part, it’s been a pretty shitty year. We’re separated from family and friends. Money is tight. Or in many cases nonexistent. And now we have the pressure of holiday shopping. Where is our holiday spirit? In the flusher. Microsoft, along with AOR McCann New York, acknowledges that reality but, at the … Continue reading “A dog finds his “Dogtopia” in new Microsoft Xmas spot”

Motel 6 choose to room with Barkley for new campaign

1+ Motel 6 has selected Barkley, a Kansas City-based independent agency known for building modern brands for modern consumers, as its new agency of record. Barkley will be working with Motel 6 on several key initiatives in 2021, including a ‘return to travel’ campaign, expanding its reach to guests, and aligning across multi-channel efforts. “Motel … Continue reading “Motel 6 choose to room with Barkley for new campaign”

The Glenlivet knocks down barriers in new spot

1+ For the first time, The Glenlivet will air on cable TV with its ‘Original Since 1824’ ad. Starring a female lead, the effort demonstrates how The Glenlivet has been breaking traditions in the Single Malt category since 1824, with an ambition of challenging the status quo to set new standards in the world of … Continue reading “The Glenlivet knocks down barriers in new spot”

Hill’s encourages pet owners to ‘feed love’ in new work

1+ If Hill’s social feeds are any indication, it seems like everyone in America has welcomed a new furry friend during the pandemic.  Shelters, animal rescues, breeders, pet stores — all reported more demand in 2020. And whether it’s training, negotiating or just plain love and affection, it’s easy to find yourself rewarding a good … Continue reading “Hill’s encourages pet owners to ‘feed love’ in new work”

m ss ng p eces finds three new pieces

1+ Bicoastal production company m ss ng p eces today announced the addition of three new signings to its cutting edge roster: augmented reality (AR) creator Asad J. Malik, multidisciplinary artist Ash Baccus-Clark, and creative collective Hexagram. The m ss ng p eces, led by Mike Woods, has been recognized as home to some of … Continue reading “m ss ng p eces finds three new pieces”

New-ish ‘Justice League’ trailer is released

2+ Zack Snyder has shared an updated version of his four-hour (possibly six?) trailer for Justice League. While it’s not an entirely new effort, the teaser does contain some new footage and it’s in black and white. But it truly feels like watching The Justice League. The real Justice League. There are maybe five or … Continue reading “New-ish ‘Justice League’ trailer is released”

Chick-fil-A’s new holiday film sparks hope and love

2+ Chick-fil-A launches the return of its annual holiday campaign today with a new animated short film to celebrate and encourage viewers with an uplifting message of hope.  In the film created by McCann, the main character of Chick-fil-A’s 2019 animated holiday film, Sam, returns to help restore the missing spark in her town. With … Continue reading “Chick-fil-A’s new holiday film sparks hope and love”

Uppercut opens new studio in ATL

1+ Next-gen post-production company Uppercut announces the launch of their second office in the hot production market of Atlanta, Georgia. The premier east coast editorial, finishing and VFX studio’s flagship shop opened in 2015 in the heart of New York’s Flatiron District. At five years old, Uppercut is building upon its reputation as an innovative … Continue reading “Uppercut opens new studio in ATL”

New Yorker fires Toobin after masturbation probe

1+ Jeffrey Toobin will have some time on his hands. New Yorker Magazine has announced they have fired the longtime legal analyst after a three-week investigation into his alleged masturbation incident during a ZOOM meeting. “I am writing to share with you that our investigation regarding Jeffrey Toobin is complete, and as a result, he … Continue reading “New Yorker fires Toobin after masturbation probe”

How Newspapers reported Joe Biden’s win

1+ Running on a message of unity, inclusion and healing, Joe Biden, Jr. was elected the 46th President of a deeply divided United States. He and Vice-President elect Kamala Harris were declared winners after an exhausting and at times personally insulting campaign. During a pandemic. And even while President Trump continues to tweet out that … Continue reading “How Newspapers reported Joe Biden’s win”

Fox News instructs staff not to say, “President-Elect”

1+ With Maricopa County, Arizona reporting more vote tabulations, CNN has obtained two memos from President Trump’s favorite source Fox News instructing its anchors not to refer to former Vice President Joe Biden as “President-elect” if the network calls him the winner. Speaking to Jake Tapper, David Stelter reported the memos say Fox should “stay … Continue reading “Fox News instructs staff not to say, “President-Elect””

Redefining ‘Star Wars’ with new ‘Mandalorian’ score

1+ For decades, the sound of Star Wars had been defined by one man: John Williams. And then Ludwig Göransson came along. Six months before cameras rolled on Disney+’s The Mandalorian—the first-ever live-action Star Wars series—showrunner, writer, director, executive producer and Disney Legend Jon Favreau invited Göransson, a Grammy®-and Oscar®-winning composer, to visit his production headquarters in Playa Vista, California. … Continue reading “Redefining ‘Star Wars’ with new ‘Mandalorian’ score”

New CSAA campaign from Deloitte Digital’s Heat

1+ Deloitte Digital’s Heat has released a new campaign directed by RadicalMedia’s Dave Meyers for CSAA Insurance Group. “Goodbye Insurance, Hello InsurAAAnce.” The agency found that while many consumers don’t like insurance providers, they love AAA. This led to the creation of InsurAAAnce, a new brand platform that makes it impossible to forget that AAA … Continue reading “New CSAA campaign from Deloitte Digital’s Heat”

Pepsi celebrates Notorious B.I.G with new freestyle song

1+ Given the Reel 360 team’s love for old school Hip Hop, it will be hard to top this new glorious spot from Pepsi this week. In celebration of iconic artist Christopher Wallace’s (aka the Notorious B.I.G) induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the brand has released a bouncin’ new commercial using … Continue reading “Pepsi celebrates Notorious B.I.G with new freestyle song”