Topic: Funny or Die

Hillary Clinton Just Went on Between Two Ferns, and It's Hilarious

'Any regrets over losing the Scott Baio vote?'

I really regret doing this," Hillary Clinton declares about halfway through her new Between Two Ferns interview with Zach Galifianakis. But of course, that's more than a bit disingenuous, as…

Samsung's Creative Chief Explains Why VR Is the 'Next Frontier of Storytelling'

And how to advertise it

From opening a cool experiential space in New York's trendy Meatpacking District to bringing virtual reality to the masses, Samsung is determined to connect consumers to the latest technology. As…

Q&A: How Funny Or Die Got Johnny Depp to Play Donald Trump

50-minute movie was filmed over 4 days

Fresh off his win in the New Hampshire primary, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump can add this to his list of accomplishments: His best-selling book, The Art of the Deal…

Facebook Expands Mobile Video Feature That Helps Content Creators Make Money

55% of ad revenue in curated video feeds goes to creators

In July, Facebook made a big move into YouTube's turf with plans to launch Suggested Video—a feed of curated video clips from brands like Funny or Die, the NBA and…

Why Facebook's Suggested Video Deal Looks Good for Funny or Die

Comedy site's vp explains how it will work

Facebook made its play to rival YouTube's video ad business on Wednesday, unveiling a plan to monetize videos and share the revenue with creators. Menlo Park, Calif.-based Facebook will launch a…

Funny or Die Earns Top Honors at The One Show for Between Two Ferns With Obama

Droga5 is agency of the year

President Obama's brilliant and hilarious appearance on Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifanakis last year—which doubled as a PSA for—earned Funny or Die the top prize at The One…

How Facebook's New Video Partners Like Vox and Vice Will Grab Attention for Brands

Building targeted campaigns with the social network's data

Facebook is using science to deliver branded videos produced by some of the top creators in digital media. Today, the social network formally introduced Anthology, which joins advertisers with digital media…

Is Facebook Trying to Edge Out YouTube?

More publishers are debuting exclusive, optimized content

On April 30, Popsugar will announce a daily show called Popsugar Rush at its Digital Content NewFronts presentation. But rather than have viewers catch the program on its women's lifestyle…

Can Kik Beat Snapchat With New Targeting Capabilities for Brands?

Pick a country, gender and device

A hot messaging app is starting to get more targeted with its fledgling ad business. Kik said today that it is giving brands the ability to deliver promoted messages based…

Jared Leto Headlines Adweek’s L.A. Roundtable

A-listers from the worlds of entertainment, agencies and tech talk creativity and convergence

More than any city in the world, Los Angeles defines creativity. It is shaped by a massive entertainment industry, storied creative agencies and a burgeoning maker and startup culture. But…