News

News Thumbnail
Oh, Snap! Slim Jim Brings Back Famous Old Tagline, With a Modern Twist
IDEA: It's been two decades since "Macho Man" Randy Savage bellowed at young men to "Snap into a Slim Jim." Many in the current target market for the ConAgra meat sticks (mal...
News Thumbnail
White Castle Reviews Its Creative and Media Business
White Castle represents the fourth Zimmerman Advertising client to launch a review in the past eight months. The other clients were Office Max, Papa John's and Ashley Furniture. Ashley lan...
The Black List Brings Back Cassian Elwes Independent Screenwriting Fellowship
Producer Cassian Elwes and Black List founder Franklin Leonard have launched the second year of the Cassian Elwes Independent Screenwriting Fellowship, which is awarded to one unrepresented writer who...
Suspect Featured on John Walsh's CNN Show ‘The Hunt’ Killed During Arrest Attempt
Charles Mozdir, a suspected sex offender who had recently been featured on John Walsh's CNN series “The Hunt” died during an attempted arrest in Manhattan, in an incident that also sa...
2015 Oscar Predictions: Best Supporting Actress
Indiewire will provide updates of our predictions for the 87th Academy Award nominations through January 2015, when the nominations are announced. Here's our early predictions for the best suppor...
News Thumbnail
Comedy Central Launches Improv Sketch Show Based on Viewer Tweets
Comedy Central is looping fans into a virtual nightclub with short-form digital series “CC: Social Scene,” in which comics perform skits based on suggestions submitted via Twitter. The si...
2015 Oscar Predictions: Best Supporting Actor
Indiewire will provide updates of our predictions for the 87th Academy Award nominations through January 2015, when the nominations are announced. Here's our early predictions for the best suppor...
News Thumbnail
Somber Trailer for 'The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies' Arrives (Video)
Martin Freeman's Bilbo Baggins promises to remember "those that survived — and those that did not" in the first teaser for the final installment in Peter Jackson's fantasy trilogy.read more
2015 Oscar Predictions: Best Actress
Indiewire will provide updates of our predictions for the 87th Academy Award nominations through January 2015, when the nominations are announced. Here's our early predictions for the best actres...
News Thumbnail
Trailer Report: 'Fifty Shades' Preview Is Most Viewed Trailer of 2014
The coming attraction for the erotic drama based on the hit EL James novel notched over 36 million YouTube views in its first week.read more
2015 Oscar Predictions: Best Actor
Indiewire will provide updates of our predictions for the 87th Academy Award nominations through January 2015, when the nominations are announced. Here's our early predictions for the best actor ...
News Thumbnail
BuzzFeed Video Is Trying to Change the Definition of Branded Content
With hits like Purina's Dear Kitten (approaching 14.7 million views), Purina's A Cat's Guide To Taking Care of Your Human (5.8 million views and counting) and Clean & Clear's Awk...
Jay Leno Returning to NBC — as ‘Last Comic Standing’ Mentor
Former “Tonight Show” host Jay Leno will return to NBC this week to mentor comedians on “Last Comic Standing.” As the five final comics face off Thursday, Leno will provide cou...
News Thumbnail
Watch: New ‘Sin City: A Dame to Kill For’ Red Band Trailer
The new red band trailer for “Sin City: A Dame to Kill For,” which was unveiled this weekend at Comic-Con, has hit the web. “This rotten town, it soils everybody,” says the new...
'To Be Takei' Producers Among 9 Projects Selected to Attend Sundance Institute Creative Producing Lab and Summit
"To Be Takei" producers Gerry Kim and Mayuran Tiruchelvam have been named as participants in the Sundance Institute's Creative Producing Lab and Creative Producing Summit, both of which...
George R.R. Martin Disputes ‘South Park's’ ‘Game of Thrones’ Spoof: ‘I Am Not Obsessed With Weenies’ (Video)
George R.R. Martin has a bone to pick with the “South Park” guys. Martin, the author of the “A Song of Ice and Fire” book series that HBO's “Game of Thrones” is...
2015 Oscar Predictions: Best Picture
Indiewire will provide updates of our predictions for the 87th Academy Award nominations through January 2015, when the nominations are announced. It's only summer, but let's take an ignorant sta...
News Thumbnail
CBS Moves ‘Extant’ to 10 p.m., Away From Summer’s Top Show
After taking a hit in the ratings in its third outing last week, CBS’ Halle Berry-fronted sci-fi drama “Extant” is moving back an hour, starting this week. The move will enable the s...
News Thumbnail
Veterans Group Got Your 6 Expands with New Hires
Got Your 6, the collective impact campaign designed to help bridge the military-civilian divide, has made new hires to help support the movement to empower veterans. Cindy Goldberg has been hired as d...
News Thumbnail
Jay Leno Returns to NBC as ‘Last Comic Standing’ Guest Mentor
Maybe there’s no hard feelings after all. Jay Leno is set to return to NBC’s air on Thursday as a guest mentor on “Last Comic Standing.” Leno will help the five finalists on th...

Pages