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Why Captain Morgan and Starz Are Pointing Cannons at Each Other From Duelling L.A. Billboards

Thar she blows

Duelling billboards? Yes, indeed, that's what Starz is going for—in a fun partnership with Captain Morgan—with this outdoor campaign in Los Angeles for its new Michael Bay-produced pirate show Black…

See Walking Dead's Norman Reedus Get All Freaked Out by a Real Zombie Scare

Daryl Dixon would be ashamed

Steely-eyed, crossbow-wielding Daryl Dixon never loses his cool in a zombie attack, but the actor who plays him, Norman Reedus? He might just jump out of his skin if set…

How IFC Got Alex Prager to Shoot Portlandia Ads in the Style of Her Fine-Art Photos

Carrie and Fred are faces in the crowd

IFC just released the key art for Season 4 of Portlandia, and the photos are fantastic. Not only did the network get the great young photographer Alex Prager on board—she…

Ads for Comedy Central's Kroll Show Imagine the Dumbest Awards Show Ever

But you'd still probably watch

With those saucy Two Broke Girls hosting and a category that pits the Bible against Sharknado, the People's Choice Awards, airing live Wednesday night on CBS, should be a hoot.…

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…

Stephen Colbert Gets Crackin' as Super Bowl Star for Wonderful Pistachios

Two ads will kick off yearlong campaign

At this year's Super Bowl, Wonderful Pistachios will take a break from its usual "what's hot this minute" approach and feature a star with a bit more lasting power: Stephen…

Conan O'Brien Fails to Learn How to Audition for TV Commercials

It's harder than it looks

America's gangliest talk-show host takes on TV-commercial auditions in this skit. With the help of Killian's Workshop, Conan O'Brien—not always the most comfortable commercial endorser—reads some copy about shrimp that…

SpongeBob Is Coming to a USPS Mailbox Near You in Nickelodeon's Holiday Push

Very square pants, postcards and more

All right, it's been done before, but not for a while: Nickelodeon is partnering with the ever-embattled U.S. Postal Service to promote its long-running children's series SpongeBob SquarePants, in which…

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…

Adult Swim Crashes a Spaceship in NYC for New Show Rick and Morty

Fliers and Craigslist ad say it's for sale

If you were wandering aimlessly around Manhattan last week, you probably saw lampposts with a flier showing a cheap, grainy-looking photo of a spaceship and "take one" pull tabs at…

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