‘Game of Thrones’ finale torches previous ratings

The Iron Throne wasn’t the only thing incinerated during the series finale of Game of Thrones. Ratings were as well, as a record 19.3 million tuned in for the divisive series finale. Across HBO’s platforms (linear, HBO GO and HBO NOW), the finale easily beat the previous week’s record setting episode, “The Bells” 18.4 million … Continue reading “‘Game of Thrones’ finale torches previous ratings”

Penultimate ‘Game of Thrones’ delivers ultimate ratings

Game of Thrones’ controversial penultimate episode, entitled “The Bells,” which aired this past Sunday, was watched by a record 18.4 million viewers across HBO’s platforms (linear, HBO GO and HBO NOW), exceeding the previous series high of 17.8 million viewers two weeks ago for the episode “The Long Night,” focusing on the Battle of Winterfell. … Continue reading “Penultimate ‘Game of Thrones’ delivers ultimate ratings”

‘Game of Thrones’ premiere draws record audience

The fight for the Iron Throne is back and it’s back big. Game of Throne’s final season 8 premiere was watched by a record 17.4 million viewers Sunday night, April 14, across HBO’s platforms (linear, HBOGO and HBO NOW), exceeding the previous series high of 16.9 million viewers for the season seven finale. Compared to … Continue reading “‘Game of Thrones’ premiere draws record audience”

HBO reveals running times for final 6 ‘Game of Thrones’

Hold onto your dragon, Daenerys Targaryen. HBO has confirmed the debut dates and estimated running times for the final six episodes of Game of Thrones. Season 8 will debut on Sunday April 14 and air its final original episode on May 19. It was originally believed that these episodes would rival movie running times coming … Continue reading “HBO reveals running times for final 6 ‘Game of Thrones’”

Tom Cruise celebrates 60th bday the only way Tom Cruise would

For many, a 60th birthday means going to Denny’s for the Senior’s Special. For megastar, Tom Cruise, it would probably mean landing an out-of-control helicopter on top of that Denny’s, then run as the building explodes. No other actor today brings as much passion and surprise to a movie role than the actor who should … Continue reading “Tom Cruise celebrates 60th bday the only way Tom Cruise would”

Cannes Lions: Ad Council presents new creative for Love Has No Labels

Premiering at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, the Ad Council and R/GA launched a series of powerful new films from the iconic Love Has No Labels campaign using real stories to showcase how acts of love can drive inclusion, equity and justice. Building on the campaign’s longstanding effort to address bias, hate, and discrimination, the … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: Ad Council presents new creative for Love Has No Labels”

Witnesses for Amber Heard drop major Aquaman 2 spoilers

Warning: potential spoilers for the upcoming movie Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom Since April 12, Fairfax County Circuit Judge Penney Azcarate has been hearing testimony regarding alleged abuse at the hands of both Johnny Depp and Amber Heard against each other as Depp is suing her for $50 million over a December 2018 op-ed she … Continue reading “Witnesses for Amber Heard drop major Aquaman 2 spoilers”

Watch the first teaser for Mission Impossible: Dead Reckoning

The Real 360 News team has long held the belief that Tom Cruise and his Mission Impossible partner, writer/director Christopher McQuarrie, have been doing James Bond better than James Bond. As much as we enjoyed Daniel Craig’s last turn as 007 in No Time to Die, the franchise lately just does not hold a candle … Continue reading “Watch the first teaser for Mission Impossible: Dead Reckoning”

Lexus on mission to save world in disaster flick, Moonfall

Buckle up and brace yourself for the ride of a lifetime. Lexus is taking on yet another exciting role as Liongate’s official automotive partner on the epic new sci-fi disaster film, Moonfall, from internationally renowned director Roland Emmerich, in theaters on February 4, 2022. In Moonfall, a mysterious force knocks the moon from its orbit … Continue reading “Lexus on mission to save world in disaster flick, Moonfall”

Framestore bolsters creative leadership with Victoria Osborn, Brian Drucker

Oscar-winning creative studio Framestore announced today that it has expanded its creative leadership team in New York with the appointments of Victoria Osborn as Creative Director, VFX Supervisor and Brian Drucker as Creative Director, Design. With over 20 years of industry experience, Osborn will report to New York Managing Director Charles Howell and work closely … Continue reading “Framestore bolsters creative leadership with Victoria Osborn, Brian Drucker”

First Look: Peacemaker, Westworld, Flight Attendant, Barry, Euphoria and more

Today HBO Max released a new campaign introducing the streamer’s unprecedented line-up for 2022, featuring highly anticipated original programming, Warner Bros. films made exclusively for HBO Max, new content from beloved DC and Wizarding World franchises, hit movies, and more. Following a year marked by groundbreaking hits, the spot signifies HBO Max’s continued commitment to deliver audiences … Continue reading “First Look: Peacemaker, Westworld, Flight Attendant, Barry, Euphoria and more”

New House of Dragons teaser promises betrayal, gods and… dragons

We are going back in time. 200 years before the fall of the Iron Throne to be exact. HBO has released the first official teaser for its upcoming drama series, House of the Dragon. The teaser was first unveiled as part of yesterday’s HBO Max Europe launch event. Based on author George R.R. Martin’s Fire & … Continue reading “New House of Dragons teaser promises betrayal, gods and… dragons”

Woods brings lushly visual comedy style to ELEANOR

Woods, the portrait photographer turned filmmaker whose comedy commercials are marked by a lush, cinematic visual approach that complements their comedy beats, has joined the roster of directorial talents at ELEANOR. His signing was announced by Founder and EP Sophie Gold. Both Woods and Gold admit to being part of a mutual admiration society, one … Continue reading “Woods brings lushly visual comedy style to ELEANOR”

Lionsgate releases first trailer for Roland Emmerich’s Moonfall

If Hurricane Ida, with its record downpours and tornadoes, hasn’t whet your appetite for disaster, then we now have Roland Emmerich’s (2012, Independence Day, The Day After Tomorrow) latest apocalyptic end to earth, Moonfall. In Moonfall, a mysterious force knocks the Moon from its orbit around Earth and sends it hurtling on a collision course … Continue reading “Lionsgate releases first trailer for Roland Emmerich’s Moonfall”

Angelina Jolie: On Those Who Wish Her Dead

We have not seen Oscar winner Angelina Jolie (Girl, Interrupted, Tomb Raider, Maleficent) in a film since 2019’s Maleficent: Mistress of Evil. Now the superstar can be seen putting out fires and fighting off ruthless thugs in New Line Cinema’s tense thriller Those Who Wish Me Dead, written and directed by Oscar nominee Taylor Sheridan … Continue reading “Angelina Jolie: On Those Who Wish Her Dead”

Carbon expands team with CD Ian Bradley

Ian Bradley has joined creative studio Carbon’s growing team of designers and directors. With deep roots in graphic design, Ian has art directed for key studios across the US including Nathan Love, Psyop, and The Mill. He joins Carbon from Framestore, where he was Creative Director and Head of Design. “I love Ian’s storytelling style,” … Continue reading “Carbon expands team with CD Ian Bradley”

HBO releases first images from House of Dragon

Here is something for your Friday. House of the Dragon, the prequel to Game of Thrones, recently began production and will debut on HBO and be available to stream on HBO Max in 2022. Based on George R.R. Martin’s Fire & Blood, the series, which is set 300 years before the events of Game of … Continue reading “HBO releases first images from House of Dragon”

Definition 6 adds Emmy Winner Ted Marcus

Customer experience agency Definition 6 (D6) is pleased to welcome Ted Marcus, an Emmy-winning Mixer/Sound Designer, to its team. Marcus brings more than 20 years of experience in audio post, sound design, and music for broadcast promos, commercials, feature films, and documentaries. At Definition 6, he has already completed work for Nickelodeon, CBS Sports, HBO, and EPIX.  … Continue reading “Definition 6 adds Emmy Winner Ted Marcus”

Pedro Pascal headlines HBO’s ‘The Last Of Us’

In one of the biggest TV castings of the year, The Mandalorian star Pedro Pascal is set to headline The Last of Us, HBO’s high-profile series adaptation of the Sony Playstation franchise from Chernobyl creator Craig Mazin and Neil Druckmann. Based on the critically acclaimed video game The Last of Us, developed by Naughty Dog … Continue reading “Pedro Pascal headlines HBO’s ‘The Last Of Us’”

How Dick Van Dyke added magic to ‘WandaVision’

A mash-up of classic sitcoms and large-scale cinematic action, WandaVision—Marvel Studios’ first series for Disney+—is an ambitious, genre-bending adventure unlike any other. And we here at Reel 360 love it. It has it all —Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany… and comedy legend Dick Van Dyke. The nine-episode series begins as a 1950s-style sitcom, largely inspired by The … Continue reading “How Dick Van Dyke added magic to ‘WandaVision’”