RSA welcomes back Director Jonas Åkerlund 

Ridley Scott Creative Group’s RSA Films and Black Dog Films welcome back celebrated filmmaker Jonas Åkerlund for US representation. Repped by RSA and Black Dog UK for over a decade, the move to Ridley Scott’s stateside moniker streamlines Åkerlund’s opportunities across commercials, content, music videos, music documentaries and other disciplines. Åkerlund is already working on … Continue reading “RSA welcomes back Director Jonas Åkerlund “

Succession, Ted Lasso, Euphoria lead 74th Emmy noms

This morning, the 74th Emmy nominations were announced during a live virtual ceremony was hosted by JB Smoove (Curb Your Enthusiasm) and Melissa Fumero (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) along with Television Academy Chairman and CEO Frank Scherma. Succession holds this year’s top spot with 25 Emmy nominations followed by Ted Lasso and The White Lotus (20), Hacks … Continue reading “Succession, Ted Lasso, Euphoria lead 74th Emmy noms”

Squeak E. Clean ECD collabs with Shmuck the Loyal

Squeak E. Clean Executive Creative Director Sam Spiegel, A.K.A. Grammy-nominated DJ, producer, director, and songwriter Sam i (formerly of duo N.A.S.A.) and Nashville production and songwriting vanguard Shmuck the Loyal have joined forces for a new collaborative project TRY – a name representing their core beliefs as artists and people striving for proactive positivity. They’ve … Continue reading “Squeak E. Clean ECD collabs with Shmuck the Loyal”

Michael J. Fox, Diane Warren to get honorary Oscars

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that its Board of Governors voted to present Honorary Oscars to Euzhan Palcy, Diane Warren and Peter Weir, and the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award to Michael J. Fox.  The four Oscar statuettes will be presented at the Academy’s 13th Governors Awards on Saturday, November 19, 2022, in Los Angeles. “The Academy’s … Continue reading “Michael J. Fox, Diane Warren to get honorary Oscars”

Camila Cabello admits to being an introvert on Spout Podcast

The 25-year-old multi-Grammy nominated singer/songwriter, Camila Cabello, opened up to Host Erik Zachary on the most recent episode of The Spout Podcast, revealing how she manages the pressures of a busy schedule in the midst of promoting her third studio album, Familia. Cabello admits, despite what fans might think, she’s definitely an introvert. Excited about all the activities surrounding … Continue reading “Camila Cabello admits to being an introvert on Spout Podcast”

Cabin adds three editors to roster

Cabin Editing Company today announced the addition of three new editors to its roster: Rami D’Aguiar, Nick Rondeau, and Andrew Ratzlaff. These new hires each bring unique approaches to their craft that convey their ambition and creativity, both visually and narratively. This also marks the latest expansion for Cabin, which has grown steadily over the … Continue reading “Cabin adds three editors to roster”

UPFRONTS: Fire Country, Real Love Boat highlight CBS Fall sked

CBS this week announced its 2022-2023 primetime programming lineup of CBS Originals, featuring four new dramas, one alternative series, special event programming and 18 returning series. For 2021-2022, the Network finished #1 for the 14th straight season, winning 19 of the past 20 seasons. The four new series for fall are the dramas East New York, … Continue reading “UPFRONTS: Fire Country, Real Love Boat highlight CBS Fall sked”

Leslie Odom, Jr. to host Creative Week grand finale

Actor Leslie Odom, Jr. has thrilled audiences with his performances in One Night in Miami, Harriet and Hamilton. Now, he can add Host of the One Club’s Creative Week to his list of credits. Creative Week began on Monday and will conclude in spectacular fashion this Friday, May 20, as The One Show 2022 unveils the best of … Continue reading “Leslie Odom, Jr. to host Creative Week grand finale”

Durable Goods signs director Chris Applebaum

Durable Goods has signed director Chris Applebaum for commercials and branded content in the US. Applebaum’s creative imprint has shaped pop culture across three decades. The multiple MTV Award-winning, six-time Grammy Award nominee has directed 31 MTV #1 music videos for such artists as Miley Cyrus, Britney Spears, Selena Gomez, and Demi Lovato. His “Umbrella” … Continue reading “Durable Goods signs director Chris Applebaum”

MARVIN, Porsche Cars create Sound and Driven music series

MARVIN Media and Porsche Cars North America, Inc., have teamed up for Sound and DrivenTM– a new series of short films featuring some of music’s most respected artists and producers as they take their records on the legendary car test, in an all-electric 2022 Cherry Metallic Porsche Taycan with a Bose Surround Sound System, featuring … Continue reading “MARVIN, Porsche Cars create Sound and Driven music series”

SpeedPro transforms TikTok sensation Tony Rojas’ food truck

SpeedPro, the nation’s leading large-format printing and graphics group, has joined forces with The Dream Machine Foundation to help homeless chef, Tony Rojas, make his dream of owning a food truck become a reality. During a stop in Colorado Springs, Rojas approached Charlie Rocket’s Dream Machine to tell his story. Founded by Charlie “Rocket” Jabaley, former music … Continue reading “SpeedPro transforms TikTok sensation Tony Rojas’ food truck”

Mad Tasty’s first brand campaign lives up to name

An all-natural, CBD-infused beverage, Mad Tasty is far from ordinary. With a unique origin story, street art style branding, and flavors that range from watermelon kiwi to unicorn tears, Mad Tasty’s first campaign needed to be as sparkling and unconventional as the brand itself. The brand was born in Santa Monica in 2018 when Grammy-winning producer/singer/songwriter … Continue reading “Mad Tasty’s first brand campaign lives up to name”

New details about Taylor Hawkins’ death emerge from Colombia

On Friday, March 25, 2022 The Foo Fighters shocked the world when they announced the passing of their drummer, Taylor Hawkins on Twitter: Hawkins had been the band’s drummer since 1997 after touring with Alanis Morissette and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2021 as a member of Foo Fighters. … Continue reading “New details about Taylor Hawkins’ death emerge from Colombia”

Hello Sunshine to produce Dolly Parton and James Patterson novel

Legendary 11-time Grammy Award-winning, two-time Academy Award-nominated singer-songwriter Dolly Parton  (9 to 5) is set to star in Hello Sunshine’s feature film adaptation of Run, Rose, Run, the recently released novel written by Parton and acclaimed author, James Patterson. Parton and Patterson will produce the feature alongside Reese Witherspoon and Hello Sunshine’s President of Film and Television, … Continue reading “Hello Sunshine to produce Dolly Parton and James Patterson novel”

Netflix reveals Stranger Things 4 premiere date

It’s been six months since the Battle of Starcourt, which brought terror and destruction to Hawkins in Stranger Things 3. Struggling with the aftermath, our group of friends are separated for the first time – and navigating the complexities of high school hasn’t made things any easier. In this most vulnerable time, a new and … Continue reading “Netflix reveals Stranger Things 4 premiere date”

Intuit QuickBooks unveils brands first-ever spot for Big Game

During the biggest football game of the season on February 13, Intuit QuickBooks will unveil a 30-second ad – the first-ever commercial for The Big Game dedicated to the QuickBooks and Mailchimp brands. Created by our friends at TBWA\Chiat\Day LA, The spot from Intuit, the global technology platform that makes QuickBooks, TurboTax, Mint, Credit Karma, and Mailchimp, features Grammy award-winning musician … Continue reading “Intuit QuickBooks unveils brands first-ever spot for Big Game”

Watch the new trailer for Pixar’s Lightyear

A new trailer blasts off this morning for Disney and Pixar’s original sci-fi action-adventure Lightyear. Releasing June 17, 2022, the definitive origin story of Buzz Lightyear—the hero who inspired the toy—follows the legendary Space Ranger on an intergalactic adventure. “Buzz’s world was always something I was excited about,” said director Angus MacLane. “In Toy Story, there seemed … Continue reading “Watch the new trailer for Pixar’s Lightyear”

Busch Light and Kenny G head for Super Bowl Mountains

Busch Light and Grammy Award-Winning Saxophone legend, Kenny G, are coming together in what is sure to be the smoothest advertisement in Super Bowl History. The spot comes on the heels of a tremendous hot streak for Busch Light, as popularity soars not only in the Midwest, where Busch Light is the gold standard for … Continue reading “Busch Light and Kenny G head for Super Bowl Mountains”

Pepsi unveils trailer for most anticipated Halftime Show ever

From the moment Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Mary J. Blige, and Kendrick Lamar were announced as the Pepsi Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show performers, the world has been waiting to see what comes next. Now, in partnership with acclaimed filmmaker F. Gary Gray, Pepsi has created an epic Halftime Show trailer entitled The Call … Continue reading “Pepsi unveils trailer for most anticipated Halftime Show ever”

Seth Rogen, Paul Rudd “Stay Golden” during Lay’s Super Bowl spot

We are now a little over a week away from watching the Los Angeles Rams welcome the Cincinnati Bengals to SoFi Stadium for Super Bowl LVI. As the most iconic brand in the snack game, Lay’s has been present for moments, both big and small, in people’s lives for more than 75 years. America’s favorite … Continue reading “Seth Rogen, Paul Rudd “Stay Golden” during Lay’s Super Bowl spot”