REEL WOMEN: Grammy winner Paulina Aguirre

Editor’s Note: They are leaders. They are inspirational. They are mentors. They are visionaries. They are, quite frankly, badasses. They are our 2021 REEL WOMEN. During Women’s History Month, you will be able to meet these incredible personalities in Advertising, Entertainment, Media and Production. Get ready, they are making “Herstory.” Multiple Grammy-winning and nominated artist Paulina Aguirre … Continue reading “REEL WOMEN: Grammy winner Paulina Aguirre”

ArsenalFX Color expands team

ArsenalFX Color has expanded its team, adding new talent to support the company’s newly bolstered service offerings, bringing on VP of Business Development Cortney Haile to spearhead the expansion of ArsenalFX Color’s VFX department, extending the company’s offerings to include scripted VFX and on-set supervision. Additional key hires include Chief Engineer Albert Soto and Senior … Continue reading “ArsenalFX Color expands team”

Cashmere makes leadership moves

Today, Cashmere announced Ryan Ford was promoted to President and Chief Creative Officer, he formerly was the Executive VP and CCO. Rona Mercado was promoted to the newly created role of Chief Marketing Officer. Previously, she held the position of Senior Vice President of Accounts, and managed nearly all departments in the agency. Mercado joined the agency … Continue reading “Cashmere makes leadership moves”

New ‘Back to the Future’ series comes to discovery+

If you have been jonesing for a Back to the Future update, which filmmaker Robert Zemeckis will not allow, you’re in luck. Emmy Award-winning Writer & Director Lee Farber of Wondros Collective wrote & directed the new series Expedition: Back To The Future for the Discovery Channel, which debuts on Monday, March 15th on discovery+. … Continue reading “New ‘Back to the Future’ series comes to discovery+”

Complete list of Grammy winners

The 63rd annual Grammys are a wrap. Despite an expected scant audience, the show hosted by The Daily Show’s Trevor Noah, boasted electrifying, live and pre-recorded, performances from Bad Bunny, Harry Styles, Taylor Swift, Dua Lipa, BTS, Billie Eilish, Post Malone and Megan Thee Stallion. And dang Megan, Reel 360 now understands WAP. Mind blown. Yeah the winner … Continue reading “Complete list of Grammy winners”

Ataboy, LA Galaxy pay homage to fans

Creative production company Ataboy Studios has teamed up with American professional soccer club LA Galaxy to pay homage to their loyal fans with the film, “Amor Eterno.” Directed by Ataboy Studios Founder and Creative Director Vikkal Parikh, the film employs a warm, congenial animation style to capture a human story about the loyalty of the community of fans surrounding … Continue reading “Ataboy, LA Galaxy pay homage to fans”

F9 sets opening date and releases photos

No matter how fast you are, no one outruns their past. However, they are allowed to change lanes when it comes to opening for a theatrical audience. And that is the case with F9, the ninth chapter in The Fast and the Furious saga that has endured for almost two decades and has earned more … Continue reading “F9 sets opening date and releases photos”

HBO Max releases new posters for Justice League

HBO Max has revealed new key art and consumer programs for the Max Original film ZACK SNYDER’S JUSTICE LEAGUE. The film will be made available worldwide in all markets day and date with the US HBO Max exclusive debut on THURSDAY, MARCH 18. In addition, HBO Max announced a partnership with Footaction as well as The Heroes Among Us fan sweepstakes.  HBO Max … Continue reading “HBO Max releases new posters for Justice League”

Believe Media welcomes Hoj Jomehri

Believe Media has welcomed award-winning Director Hoj Jomehri to its diverse directorial roster. Jomehri joins Believe’s family of Directors & Photographers, having directed campaigns for AirBnB, Google Nest, and NBA 2K. Additionally, Jomehri spent time as a Creative Director on brands like ABSOLUT Vodka, Nike, and Xbox; garnering an Emmy nomination, and YouTube’s “Ad of the Decade” … Continue reading “Believe Media welcomes Hoj Jomehri”

Zack Snyder’s heartbreaking Vanity Fair interview

The internet has virtually exploded since Vanity Fair shared their intimate and in depth interview with Justice League’s original director, Zack Snyder. For those who have not been following, Snyder, who is acclaimed for making films such as Dawn of the Dead and 300, had to tragically step down as director of Zack Snyder’s Justice … Continue reading “Zack Snyder’s heartbreaking Vanity Fair interview”

Sai Selvarajan’s Unlikely Fan to world premiere At SXSW

Sri Lankan born, Dallas-based, retired teacher….and hoops nut. Meet The Unlikely Fan, a basketball enthusiast who definitely doesn’t fit any preconceived image. Sai Selvarajan’s multimedia documentary, one of his most personal projects, will enjoy its World Premiere at SXSW 21 (March 16th at 4pm). Directed by Selvarajan and Jeff Bednarz, The Unlikely Fan is an … Continue reading “Sai Selvarajan’s Unlikely Fan to world premiere At SXSW”

Tiger Woods in hospital after crash

Following a serious rollover single-car accident in L.A. County, iconic golfer Tiger Woods was hospitalized. Officials reportedly required the jaws of life to free Woods from his vehicle. “On February 23, 2021, at approximately 7:12 AM,  LASD responded to a single vehicle roll-over traffic collision on the border of Rolling Hills Estates and Ranchos Palos Verdes,” … Continue reading “Tiger Woods in hospital after crash”

Union’s Jay Friedkin edits Justine Bateman’s ‘Violet’

SXSW programmers will shine a “2020 Spotlight” on nine of the films that were supposed to premiere last year, including Violet the feature film written, directed, and produced by Justine Bateman, and edited by partner/editor Jay Friedkin of Union Editorial. In Violet, Olivia Munn stars as a film development executive who realizes that the “guiding … Continue reading “Union’s Jay Friedkin edits Justine Bateman’s ‘Violet’”

Dunkin’s new NHL ad plays in a bubble

Last season, like the NBA, the NHL played a partial season in a bubble. So, here we have a case of art imitating life as a new campaign from Dunkin’ and their creative partner BBDO also takes place in a bubble… an ice hockey arcade bubble. If you’ve ever wondered what NHL superstars David Pastrňák … Continue reading “Dunkin’s new NHL ad plays in a bubble”

Welcome to the Super Bowl, baby – From Huggies, Droga5

Babies and puppies always seem to score big on the Super Bowl. To be honest, if you’re Huggies what else are you going to use? To launch Huggies’ new platform and establish the brand’s point of view, the brand has debuted its global anthem film ‘Welcome to the World, Baby’. The two-minute film sets out … Continue reading “Welcome to the Super Bowl, baby – From Huggies, Droga5”

Bacardí Rum drops world premiere of Conga remake

It’s here. Following a worldwide call for voice and dance submissions in November – today, Bacardí debuted the official music video and full song for the first-ever remake of global hit single, Conga feat. Meek Mill, Leslie Grace, Produced by Boi-1da. Incorporating fan submissions from around the world, the world’s most awarded rum brand is once again inspiring … Continue reading “Bacardí Rum drops world premiere of Conga remake”

7500 healthcare workers to attend Chiefs v. Bucs in SB LV

The NFL has officially pulled off a season in a pandemic. Almost. Still one more game to play. The BIG ONE. Super Bowl LV will feature the Kansas City Chiefs, who just defeated the Buffalo Bills in the AFC Championship Game 38-24, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who beat the Green Bay Packers earlier at … Continue reading “7500 healthcare workers to attend Chiefs v. Bucs in SB LV”

Hill Holiday brings Icaro Doria as CCO

Award-winning Hill Holliday is betting big on 2021 as they name award-winning creative, Icaro Doria as Chief Creative Officer. A 25-year veteran of the industry, Doria’s experience working with brand champions is diverse, ranging from Coca Cola and Diageo to Nike, Hilton Hotels, Carl’s Jr’s, Hardees, Old Spice, Heineken and many others. Doria has judged … Continue reading “Hill Holiday brings Icaro Doria as CCO”

GLAAD releases Where We Are on TV report

GLAAD announced the findings of its annual Where We Are on TV report. Where We Are on TV analyzes the overall diversity of primetime scripted series regulars on broadcast networks and assesses the number of LGBTQ regular and recurring characters on primetime scripted cable programming and original scripted streaming series on the services Amazon, Hulu, and Netflix for the … Continue reading “GLAAD releases Where We Are on TV report”

22Squared hires EP Zamile Vilakazi, promotes others

As part of its agency-wide expansion, 22Squared, an independent creative & media company that counts national brands like Baskin-Robbins, NAACP Atlanta Chapter, the Ad Council, Advent Health and Publix Super Markets as clients, welcomes production powerhouse Zamile Vilakazi as its head of production. The company has also promoted Janis Middleton to SVP, executive director of Multicultural & Inclusion … Continue reading “22Squared hires EP Zamile Vilakazi, promotes others”