Every spring since 2011, HBO has been able to rely on the new season of Game of Thrones and the audience surge that show provides. Last year, Season 6 helped the series become the network's most-watched series ever, with an average of 25 million viewers on all platforms.
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When Jane Rosenthal, actor and business partner Robert De Niro, and Craig Hatkoff founded The Tribeca Film Festival, which debuted in 2002, the trio set out in part to make […]
Martin Scorsese famously has two favorite actors: Robert De Niro and Leonardo DiCaprio. But De Niro and DiCaprio have never worked on a Scorsese project together—until now.
This week's look back to television treasures of yore goes beyond Throwback Thursday. It's Throwback Thanksgiving!
While the overnights for Jimmy Fallon’s first night at the helm of The Tonight Show were promising, it would be premature to crown the antic talk show host the King of Late Night.
Santander Bank is sparing no expense in its U.S. rebrand from Sovereign Bank. The company is reportedly spending $200 million on a rebranding campaign for signs, new furniture and carpeting at its branches, new products, upgrades to its mobile app—and of course, advertising. For the latter, it hired Robert De Niro for the amusing commercial below from Arnold, advertising its Extra 20 Checking account. De Niro has basically become a comic actor in recent years, and here he's quite good as he squirms in his seat during a Robert De Niro movie marathon. Spain-based Santander needs all the help it can get in the branding department, given its hard-to-pronounce name and low profile in the U.S. market. Credits below.
It's too soon to tell how the merger of Break Media and Alloy Digital is going to play out. But one of the first video outputs of the new company, Defy Media, clearly resonated with the YouTube world last week.