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Marketing Predictions for Season 18 Cast of Dancing With the Stars Who can make the leap from ballroom to branding star?

By David Schwab, Octagon First Call Season 18 of Dancing With the Stars kicks off Monday night with some big changes—most notably, Erin Andrews is the new co-host, replacing Brooke Burke.…

March 17, 2014, 11:38 AM EDT

Jimmy Fallon Invades Your Living Room in Time Warner Cable's Latest Ad See NBC shows anytime

Late-night talk-show hosts already commandeer your living room in the wee hours. Now they're expanding their purview. Following Jimmy Kimmel's bit before Sunday's Oscars in which he pretended to climb through…

March 3, 2014, 11:02 AM EST

NBC Celebrates NYC and Its Own Past in First Ads for Jimmy Fallon's Tonight Show Countdown to Feb. 17

The Tonight Show is moving from one smug cultural petri dish to another, thanks to Jimmy Fallon, who will be taking the show back to NYC when he replaces Jay…

January 7, 2014, 12:20 PM EST

DiGiorno Pizza Live-Tweeted The Sound of Music, and It Was Very Tasty Brand's commentary comes fully baked

On Thursday night, as millions tuned in to see Carrie Underwood ambitiously take on the role of Maria von Trapp, croon about the hills being alive, and make children's clothing…

December 6, 2013, 8:12 AM EST

SNL Helps Obama Through Presidential Depression With Paxil Second Term Strength Three more years of meds

Most presidents go through a second-term depression, but Obama's has been particularly dismal. To help out, Saturday Night Live has introduced Paxil Second Term Strength, a depression medication for the…

November 19, 2013, 11:17 AM EST

Rebel Wilson Sings Queen in the Year's Most Quirky Sitcom Promo It's a Super Fun Night

Actress and comedian Rebel Wilson is a quirky rule breaker, so why should she adhere to some old-school network-TV model for promoting a sitcom? She shouldn't, ya hear? Regular 30-second…

September 13, 2013, 11:52 AM EDT

The Band Gets Back Together in NBC's Brilliantly Cheesy Promo for The Voice Reunited and it feels so good

We've all been there. Heartbroken, bearded and alone. This is place that some might call "the dumps," an unbearable place full of darkness, loneliness and misery. It's all because you've…

September 4, 2013, 9:21 AM EDT

Why the Ad Agency in the New Robin Williams Sitcom Looks a Lot Like Leo Burnett Some familiar Crazy Ones

If CBS' The Crazy Ones seems like a day at Leo Burnett in Chicago, there's a good reason for that. The agency's executive creative director, John Montgomery, works as a…

July 30, 2013, 9:44 AM EDT

How I Met Your Mother Airs the Mother of All Promos for the Show's Final Season Bucket poop and sibling lust

This hilarious promo for the final season of CBS's How I Met Your Mother takes the show's weird framing device to its logical and deeply unsavory conclusion. The premise of…

July 23, 2013, 3:16 PM EDT

NYC's PBS Station Dreams Up More Horrible, Fake Reality Shows You'd Probably Still Watch This time with promos, not just posters

Thirteen, a PBS station in New York City, continues to insist that its programming is better than the dreck you find elsewhere on cable—by inventing more bogus ads for reality…

July 17, 2013, 10:45 AM EDT

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