Call for Submissions: Adweek’s Hot List 2021
We’re honoring the year's best in TV, publishing and digital content.
6 Ways Reese Witherspoon Is Changing the Film and TV Industry
In this week’s cover story, Reese Witherspoon—Adweek’s Media Visionary—talks about how she turned Hollywood on its head by becoming a producer to make the female-centric stories the industry had long [...]
The Only Thing That Scares Lovecraft Country Creator Misha Green Is Playing It Safe
Adweek’s Game Changer of the Year Misha Green talks about making the year’s wildest new show, Lovecraft Country.
Media Newsletters Are Booming, and Substack’s Co-Founders Lit the Fuse
Adweek’s Publishing Executives of the Year built their entire business around what used to be an afterthought to many media companies: newsletter subscriptions.
The 2020 Hot List: Honoring the Year’s Best in TV, Publishing, Digital and Brands
Adweek's 2020 Hot List recognizes the people, platforms, creators and companies that stood out in an unprecedented year.
Jon Favreau’s First-Ever TV Series Made Disney+ an Instant Streaming Powerhouse
With The Mandalorian, Adweek’s TV Creator of the Year Jon Favreau made a galaxy-wide hit—and put Disney+ on the map.
The 2020 TV Hot List: The Year’s Biggest and Buzziest Shows, Networks and People
Honorees include Watchmen, The Mandalorian and Schitt’s Creek.
The 2020 Brands Hot List: The Companies and People That Boldly Stood Out in a Trying Year
Clorox, Airbnb and even Steak-umm were among the Brands Hot List honorees that made waves during the pandemic.
The Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg Deftly Captains His Team While Breaking Explosive News
Adweek's Editor of the Year has led by example, breaking national news while deftly managing his team.
The 2020 Publishing Hot List: The Print and Media Brands Rising to Covid-19’s Challenges
This year’s Publishing Hot List winners quickly adapted to Covid-19 to create some of their finest work ever.
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Leads the Charge Against Lies and Hate Speech on Social Media
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's tough decisions have already put immense pressure on Twitter’s peers to clean up the misinformation and hate speech on their platforms.
Sarah Cooper’s Trump Lip-Syncs Turned Pandemic Boredom Into a Career Catapult
Sarah Cooper—Adweek's Digital Creator of the Year—turned her Trump lip sync viral videos into a Netflix comedy special and CBS development deal.
The 2020 Digital Hot List: Platforms and Innovators That Kept Us Connected During Covid
Honorees like Slack, TikTok, Zoom and Nintendo Switch made sheltering in place a little more bearable.
How Adweek Media Visionary Reese Witherspoon Turned Hollywood on Its Head
Reese Witherspoon, Adweek's Media Visionary, became a producer to make the female-centric stories Hollywood had long ignored.
As TLC’s Cable Rivals Struggle, Chief Howard Lee Brings in Record Ratings
TLC president Howard Lee is bucking cable TV's downward trend, driving his network to record ratings.