Thursday, June 21, 2018

News

  • John Lasseter To Depart Disney At End of Year

    • Saturday, Jun. 9, 2018

    John Lasseter, the co-founder of Pixar Animation Studios and the Walt Disney Co.'s animation chief, will step down at the end of the year after acknowledging "missteps" in his behavior with staff...

  • Chef, Storyteller, Emmy Winner Anthony Bourdain Found Dead in France

    • Friday, Jun. 8, 2018

    American celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain has been found dead in his hotel room in France while working on his CNN series on culinary traditions around the world. He was 61.

    CNN confirmed...

  • "Hearts Beat Loud" Builds Momentum For Director Brett Haley

    • Friday, Jun. 8, 2018

    Writer and director Brett Haley knew he wanted a "That Thing You Do" moment in his new music-loving film, "Hearts Beat Loud," where Nick Offerman's character hears the song he wrote with his...

  • Facebook's Latest Privacy Scandal Impacts Some 14 Million Users

    • Friday, Jun. 8, 2018

    Facebook said a software bug led some users to post publicly by default regardless of their previous settings. The bug affected as many as 14 million users over several days in May.

    The...

    • Friday, June 8, 2018 - 12:15am
    Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony-winning musical "In the Heights" will hit theaters in 2020 as a summer-event movie. Warner Bros. won the rights to the 2008 Tony-winner after a bidding war earlier this spring. The project had been in development at The...
    • Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 1:15pm
    VH1's upcoming Trailblazer Honors will celebrate television pioneer Ryan Murphy and Trayvon Martin's parents. The event, now in its fifth year, recognizes champions of diversity and civil activism. Murphy, known for creating "American Horror Story"...
  • Campfire Team Joins Mill+

    • Thursday, Jun. 7, 2018

    The Mill has announced that the Campfire team has joined Mill+ in New York. 
     
    For over 12 years, Campfire has developed Emmy, Cannes Lion and Clio-winning immersive experiences to launch...

    • Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 12:15pm
    Reese Witherspoon confirms there will be a "Legally Blonde 3." The actress on Thursday posted a video on Instagram of her floating in a pool wearing a pink bikini. The caption read: "It's true...# LegallyBlonde3." Witherspoon starred as Elle Woods...
  • Julie Scelzo Joins mcgarrybowen As Global ECD, Takes Creative Reins On American Express

    • Thursday, Jun. 7, 2018

    Julie Scelzo has been named global executive creative director at mcgarrybowen—a new role to lead creative across the American Express business worldwide. mcgarrybowen won the business last year...

  • EPs Roberts, Graphia Take Us Inside "Outlander"

    • Thursday, Jun. 7, 2018

    Outlander executive producers/writers Matthew B. Roberts and Toni Graphia are grateful for the inherent nature of the Starz series, noting that it serves to keep season after season...