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Here's Why Brands Are Speaking Spanish in General Market Ads
Sure, it's not a coincidence that brands like Hyundai, ESPN, Corona and Dish Network have run general market TV ads in both English and Spanish during the World Cup, but that isn't the whole...
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The Best-Loved Brands in the LGBT Community
Many major brands have been vocal on both sides of the gay rights issue. It’s not advertising—and for that reason, it may be the best kind of marketing. YouGov BrandIndex found some diff...
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'Keep On Keepin' On': Provincetown Review
Debuting docu-maker Alan Hicks provides intimate access to the unlikely friendship between nonagenarian jazz trumpet maestro Clark Terry and 23-year-old blind pianist Justin Kauflin.read more
NBC Responds to Planned Parenthood Petition Over ‘Obvious Child’ Flap
NBC Universal has responded to the outcry stemming from a Planned Parenthood petition over their alleged refusal to air trailers for A24's Jenny Slate comedy “Obvious Child.” In a stat...
VH1's ‘Dating Naked’ Series Gives New Meaning to ‘Just Hanging Out’ (Video)
With lots of nude dating shows being considered in Hollywood, VH1 is way ahead of the game with its show, “Dating Naked,” which premieres Thursday, July 17 at 9/8c. The network has release...
DreamWorks Taps ‘American Pie’s’ Weitz Brothers for ‘Like Father, Like Son’ Remake (EXCLUSIVE)
DreamWorks is moving ahead with its remake of Japanese child-swap drama “Like Father, Like Son,” bringing on the writing team of Paul and Christopher Weitz. DreamWorks acquired English-languag...
Lisandro Alonso Named Lincoln Center Filmmaker in Residence
Argentine director Lisandro Alonso will be the Film Society of Lincoln Center and Jaeger-LeCoultre’s 2014 Filmmaker in Residence. A minimalist filmmaker whose narrative work has a documentary-li...
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Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces 2014 Filmmaker in Residence
The organization behind the New York Film Festival also named Marisa Tomei, Bennett Miller, Mira Nair and others to the program’s advisory board.read more
Gary Oldman ‘Deeply Remorseful’ Over ‘Insensitive’ Playboy Comments
Gary Oldman has apologized for his controversial Playboy remarks. “I am deeply remorseful that comments I recently made in the Playboy interview were offensive to many Jewish people,” the ...
Mark Wahlberg's Gonna Kill Jack Reynor in New ‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’ Clip (Video)
In the latest clip from “Transformers: Age of Extinction,” Jack Renyor's sense of self-preservation is no match for a bunch of security guards wielding guns, and Mark Wahlberg uses it...
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Justin Bieber Involved in Beverly Hills Car Crash (Report)
The singer was a passenger in a black Escalade when it was hit by another SUV on Canon Drive near Bouchon in Beverly Hills. read more
‘Under the Dome’ Star Rachelle Lefevre Addresses Burning, Pervy Show Questions on ‘Letterman’ (Video)
Life ain't easy for an actress on a hit show that's shrouded in mystery. People have questions. Difficult questions. Perplexing questions. And sometimes dirty questions. Rachelle Lefevre, star...
DreamWorks Meets With Candidates for Post-Stacey Snider Regime (Exclusive)
DreamWorks has begun to prepare for a world without Stacey Snider, Steven Spielberg's long-time partner and co-chair at DreamWorks. Snider is expected to take a top job at Fox, though she remains ...
Tony Hawk, Debby Ryan, Nick Cannon Among Nick's Kids’ Choice Sports Awards Presenters (Exclusive)
With just more than a month before Nickelodeon's inaugural Kids’ Choice Sports Awards, TheWrap can exclusively reveal several of the athletes and stars who will be presenting at the ceremony...
10 Media Personalities Who've Jumped Ship for Yahoo (Photos)
The post 10 Media Personalities Who've Jumped Ship for Yahoo (Photos) appeared first on TheWrap. Related stories from TheWrap:Yahoo Snags Veteran Investigative Journalist Michael Isikoff For New U...
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L.A. Kings Players Win Again at the 2014 NHL Awards (Video)
Dustin Brown won the leadership award, Jonathan Quick was credited for his goalkeeping, while Penguins captain Sidney Crosby was crowned MVP at the star-filled event in Las Vegas on Tuesday. read more...
Ansel Elgort, Tye Sheridan on ‘WarGames’ Shortlist; Dean Israelite to Direct
Dean Israelite (“Project Almanac”) is in final negotiations to direct the “WarGames” remake for MGM, which has Ansel Elgort and Tye Sheridan on its shortlist for the young male...
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World Cup 2014: Faryd Mondragon Breaks Record for Oldest Player
Colombia’s legendary 43-year-old goalkeeper entered the match in the last minutes of his team’s 4-1 win over Japan. read more
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Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar to Launch New Startup Called Vessel
In a blog post today, Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar announced the name of his new startup, Vessel, along with information on some of his investors. As Re/code reports, Kilar has been working on the s...
‘Crazy Heart’ Director Making Film on Yarnell Hill Wildfire
Scott Cooper (“Crazy Heart,” “Out of the Furnace”) will direct a feature film about the members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots firefighter crew who perished in last year’s Yarn...

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