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OppenheimerFunds Searches for a New Creative Agency
OppenheimerFunds is looking for a new lead creative agency. The company has hired Ark Advisors in New York to manage the search, which is expected to conclude in the fall. Past media spending has r...
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CAA Acquires Experiential Marketing Group PGW
Creative Artists Agency has acquired experiential marketing company PGW to leverage the Venice, Calif. company’s sports expertise. PGW, launched as Promotions Group West in 1998, also provide...
ABC’s ‘Rising Star’ Opens to Sluggish Numbers Sunday Night
America really does seem to have its fill of music competition series, as ABC’s ambitious and heavily hyped “Rising Star” opened quietly in the ratings Sunday night. ABC has ordered ...
Project of the Day: 'The Turn Out'
Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress; at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite. In the meantime: Is this a movie you’d want to see? Tell us in the com...
The Best TV Shows with the Worst Titles
Terrible titles are rather prevalent on television, but usually the content is on par with the D-grade moniker. "Medium" wasn't a great show, but its title was worse. Same goes for "Ugl...
Top 10 Indies in the iTunes Store This Week: 'The Grand Budapest Hotel' Tops the List, Joined by 'Anita' Doc
Each Monday, we present you with the most up-to-date list of the top 10 indie movies in the iTunes store, combining rentals and purchases. This week, Wes Anderson's "The Grand Budapest Hotel"...
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Demand to Reinstate American Apparel CEO Dov Charney Denied
UPDATED: The board appointed Allan Mayer and David Danziger as co-chairmen to replace Charney, who also served as chairman, last week.read more
Watch: New Trailer for Season 2 of 'Orange is the New Black' Makes Us Want to Binge All Over Again.
Most of us have already finished binge watching season two of "Orange is the New Black," despite it only premiering a few weeks ago. Just in case anyone hasn't yet jumped on the "Orange...
Showtime Orders ‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ Pilot Starring Rachel Bloom
Showtime has ordered a pilot for the offbeat comedy “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” from “The Devil Wears Prada” scribe Aline Brosh McKenna, hyphenate Rachel Bloom and “The Amazing Spider-Man” direc...
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Showtime Orders 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' Pilot
The third pilot order in recent months, the musical comedy comes from Rachel Bloom and Aline Brosh McKenna — with Marc Webb set to direct.read more
‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend,’ Marc Webb-Directed Musical Comedy, Gets Showtime Pilot Order
Showtime has given a pilot order to “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend,” a half-hour comedy with musical elements from “The Devils Wears Prada” screenwriter Aline Brosh McKenna and comedian ...
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'Alias' Alum Joins A&E's 'The Returned' Remake (Exclusive)
Carl Lumbly has been cast in the 10-episode suspense drama from Carlton Cuse.read more
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Whisper Lands Broadcast Partnership With Fusion (Exclusive)
Fusion will integrate Whisper posts into its TV broadcasts. read more
Adam Levine and His Bleach Blonde Hair Sing a Sad Song for ‘Begin Again’ (Video)
Adam Levine, famous singer, is now an actor. His first big role: A famous singer. See video: Adam Levine Makes Movie Debut in First Trailer for ‘Begin Again’ Starring Keira Knightley, Mar...
Cannes Palme d’Or Winner ‘Winter Sleep’ Gets U.S. Distribution
Adopt Films has acquired all U.S. rights to the 2014 Cannes Film Festival Palme d’Or winner, Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s “Winter Sleep.” Adopt is planning an awards-season release for the Turkish film...
Disney Joins Bidders for Red-Hot Vice Media
Vice is negotiating deals with three potential suitors, Time Warner, 21st Century Fox and, perhaps most curiously, Disney, The New York Times reports. Also read: Shane Smith Says Vice's Value Has ...
Kurt Cobain's Daughter Warns Lana Del Rey About Romanticizing Death
Frances Bean Cobain, the daughter of grunge rock icon Kurt Cobain, advised Lana Del Rey to “embrace life” on Sunday in response to the pop star's apparent death wish. “I wish I w...
‘Downton Abbey’ Season 4 Now Streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video
Amazon.com has added season four of British period drama “Downton Abbey” — the most-watched TV series on its Prime Instant Video service — with all episodes available today to ...
Obama: U.S. Is Only Advanced Country Without Family Leave
President Obama said in a CNN interview ahead of his summit on working families that the U.S. is “the only advanced country on earth” that doesn't have paid family leave. Obama's W...
TV Review: ‘Rising Star’
Generic, offensive and inept, ABC's "Rising Star" is the definition of trainwreck television.

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