Could Celebrity Robot Doppelgangers Be the Future Stars of Advertising?
CANNES, France—A celebrity android costs $100,000 to build, but it could literally be a moneymaking machine. That's why Dentsu, Japan's huge ad agency, is so interested in these robot ...
Watch: John Oliver's Amazing Guide to the Fight for Transgender Rights on 'Last Week Tonight'
Despite the recent advancements in LGBTQ rights, especially the passage of same-sex marriage throughout the United States, the LGBTQ community still faces some challenges. While acknowledging the imme...
TV Ratings: 'Celebrity Family Feud' Dips, Bests 'Big Brother'
Dropping from its big premiere, the ABC show still averages a 1.8 rating in the key demo. read more
Watch: 'Love' is Graphic Sex for Gaspar Noé in NSFW Trailer
READ MORE: Cannes: Gaspar Noé on Shooting Sex in 'Love' and Why He Loves His Bad Reviews Marking his first feature film since 2009's "Enter the Void," "Love" finds writer-d...
Watch: 14-Year-Old Amy Winehouse Jazzes Up 'Happy Birthday' in 'Amy' Clip
READ MORE: Watch: Go Back to Black in Tragic 'Amy' Trailer Amy Winehouse was a media sensation before her untimely death, mainly because of her unpredictable behavior and battle with substance a...
20th Nantucket Film Festival Announces 2015 Winners
READ MORE: Steve Martin, Screenwriters and the Stiller Family: 20 Years of the Nantucket Film Festival The 20th Annual Nantucket Film Festival announced a handful of winners yesterday in both feature...
The World's 23 Best Commercials of 2014-2015
Now that the 2015 Cannes Lions festival is over, we're going to spend a few days recapping some of the winners. We'll start with everyone's favorite—the Film and Film Craft winners...
'Magic Mike XXL': Film Review
Channing Tatum and his crew, sans Matthew McConaughey, are back in this sequel to Steven Soderbergh's movie about male strippers.read more
Review: 'Magic Mike XXL' is Steven Soderbergh's Striptease Concert Film (And That's Just Fine)
READ MORE: Soderbergh's 'Magic Mike' Dangles Its Male Strippers With Skill, But To What End? Answer: Several. Despite its salacious focus on the hedonistic lives of male strippers, Steven Soderbergh'...
Adweek Daily Brief: Brands Support Same-Sex Marriage Ruling
The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge came away with a few big wins in Cannes, scoring two gold Lions in the Branded Content & Entertainment category, while brands showed their support for the Supreme Co...
Discovery And Eurosport Snap Up Exclusive 2018-2024 Olympic Rights For Europe
Discovery Communications and Eurosport have snapped up most European multi-platform broadcast and distribution rights for the four Olympic Games between 2018–2024 in a landmark deal inked in Lausann...
Discovery Wins European Rights to 2018-2024 Olympics
It marks the first time rights have been awarded to the same TV company across the continent.read more
Cannes Lions Releases Name of Journalist Who Died During the Festival
CANNES, France—This year's Cannes Lions festival proved doubly tragic as the death of a Google marketing employee was followed by that of a German journalist. On the opening day of the fes...
Small is Biutiful: Sbaraglia, Brakni Set For ‘11,247’
PARIS – Leonardo Sbaragalia (“Wild Tales”) and Rachida Brakni (“The Straight Line”) are attached to star in “11,247,” a psycho thriller set up at Spain’s Tornasol Films and Argentina...
MTV Star 'Big Black' Boykin Pitches 'Big' New Car in Goofy Videos for Fiat
Chris "Big Black" Boykin holds Guinness World Records for eating five powdered donuts in three minutes and eating three bananas in one minute. Now comes his latest accomplishment—mak...
12 Intriguing and Fun Digital Marketing Stats From the Last Week
Last week was fascinating on so many levels in so many areas—advertising, politics, sports, you name it. So, we found 12 highly interesting stats on such subjects from the digital-marketing wo...
Francis Ford Coppola Set To Preside Marrakech Film Festival’s Jury
Following the footsteps of Isabelle Huppert and Martin Scorsese, Francis Ford Coppola is set to preside the jury of the 15th Marrakech International Film Festival. “The Kingdom of Morocco is amo...
Weekend Report June 29, 2015
Jurassic World: $54MM Colin Trevorrow Verve - Adam Weinstein 3 Arts - Greg Walter Chris Pratt UTA - Jason Heyman Mosaic - Jimmy Miller Bryce Dallas Howard WME - Meredith Wechte...
Film Review: ‘Hollywood Adventures’
“This is like a film that’s started shooting before the script’s finished,” exclaims one protagonist in “Hollywood Adventures.” He pretty much sums up this scatterg...
Best and Worst Moments of the 2015 BET Awards
Sunday’s 15th Annual BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater celebrated black — well, mostly black or “Black-ish” — stars from music, television, radio, film and sports. Tracee Ell...

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