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Friday, Jan. 17, 2020 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Recording Academy CEO Deborah Dugan, who the company announced Thursday was placed on administrative leave, has fired back in a statement through her lawyer, saying: "What has been reported is not... read more
Friday, Jan. 17, 2020 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Full-service creative agency Observatory is hiring former Phenomenon chief creative officer Linda Knight as its CCO, effective February 10. Knight will replace co-CCOs Todd Hunter and Tony Fur, the... read more
Friday, Jan. 17, 2020 | SPW
PARIS --
Netflix celebrates the opening of its new Paris office in the heart of the 9th arrondissement. This new office reflects Netflix’s long-term commitment to France's creative community, including over... read more
Friday, Jan. 17, 2020 | SHOOTonline
CULVER CITY, Calif. --
Director Shane Valdez has partnered with long-time producer Norm Reiss to launch commercial production company Realm Films. In collaboration with visual effects and postproduction partner Jake... read more
Friday, Jan. 17, 2020 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
The Recording Academy has placed Deborah Dugan, its president and CEO of just six months, on administrative leave following an allegation of misconduct by a senior leader at the organization. The... read more
Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
The American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) has named Terry McCarthy as CEO of the organization. In this newly created role, McCarthy is responsible for all business matters relating to the... read more
Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Paying subscribers of NBCUniversal's upcoming Peacock streaming service will get Premier League soccer matches unavailable on TV and late-night shows from Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers a few hours... read more
Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
The Visual Effects Society (VES), the industry’s global professional honorary society, announced its 2020 Board of Directors officers. The officers, who comprise the VES Board Executive Committee,... read more
Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
The American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) has named Terry McCarthy as CEO of the organization. In this newly created role, McCarthy is responsible for all business matters relating to the... read more
Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
This year’s field of nominees for the DGA Award recognizing Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Commercials, unveiled earlier this month ( SHOOT , 1/6), is marked by career firsts--even for a pair... read more
Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Judd Apatow’s “The King of Staten Island,” starring Pete Davidson of “Saturday Night Live,” will make its premiere as the opening night film at this year’s South by Southwest Film Festival. The... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
On January 19 th , the Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) will honor Cecelia “Cece” Hall with its Career Achievement Award at the 67 th Annual Golden Reel Awards ceremony. One of the most... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020 | SPW
NEW YORK --
In an intensive, one-night-only workshop, Goldcrest Post and CinePointe Advisors will teach filmmakers everything they need to know about delivering their projects for cinema, streaming and broadcast... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
Please join the Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization defining the future of storytelling, this Thursday, Jan. 16, at the historic Hollywood American Legion Post 43 in Hollywood to learn... read more
Friday, Jan. 17, 2020
PRETTYBIRD UK has added emerging Gen-Y writer/filmmaker Josef Bates to its directorial roster. Bates has already developed a signature dark comedy style, which was first showcased in his inaugural... read more
Friday, Jan. 17, 2020
Kelly Salmon has come home. The New York-based sales and marketing pro has rejoined LVLY , the NY-headquartered international creative studio, in the new position of director of business development... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020 | SPW
BOSTON --
EditShare ®, a technology leader that specializes in collaboration, security, and intelligent storage solutions for media creation and management, today... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020
The awards season norm has seen the nearly annual emergence of at least one difference between the Best Director Oscar and DGA Award nominees lineups. In only five of the 72 years of the DGA Awards... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
Oscar®- nominated Art Director and Production Designers William J. Creber, best known for his work on the Irwin Allen disaster flicks The Poseidon Adventure and The Towering Inferno and the first... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Production company JOJX has added director Tebogo Malope to its roster for exclusive commercial representation in the U.S. This marks the first U.S. spot production house roost in the U.S. for Malope... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Posthumous inductees Whitney Houston and The Notorious B.I.G. will lead a new class into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, joined by Depeche Mode, the Doobie Brothers, Nine Inch Nails and T-Rex. The... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
The "Jeopardy!" tournament matching the game show's three most accomplished and well-known players has proven to be a big hit for ABC, which clearly hopes the competition goes on as long as possible... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
ALIBI Music Library (“ALIBI”) and Full Sail University (“Full Sail”) are collaborating to bring students high-quality music and sound effects that will enrich their coursework throughout various... read more
Monday, Jan. 13, 2020 | SPW
Burbank, CA --
The Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) has announced additional details for its 2020 HPA Tech Retreat ® , which will take place Monday, February 17 through Thursday, February 20. The HPA Tech... read more
Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020 | SPW
Pasadena, CA --
Amazon Studios announced that it has greenlit Jack Reacher , a drama based on the character from Lee Child’s international bestselling series of books, which is published in 49 languages and 101... read more