The celebrity chef, who admitted to using cocaine, has been given special permission to work in New Zealand on a TV advert for Whittaker's chocolate.
— Will Corry (@slievemore) April 15, 2014
In her Oscars® winner’s acceptance speech Cate Blanchett announced that Dame Judi Dench was filming in India. It drew attention to the news that a sequel to ‘The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’ is in production following its great success in 2012 when it took £82m at the box office worldwide.
The sequel, which will feature Richard Gere as a new resident of the hotel, is due to premiere in 2015.
7 April, 2014 - London: Microsoft Advertising today announces a year-long strategic advertising partnership with Entertainment One UK (eOne UK), one of the premiere names in independent film distribution.
The partnership will see eOne UK promoting new film launches with creative campaigns across MSN, Xbox, Skype and Windows 8 over the next 12 months – a partnership that began with Need For Speed and continues with large-scale activity around Xbox, an MSN and Windows 8 homepage takeover activity with the film Divergent, which launched in UK and Irish cinemas last weekend.
Interactive Guide to the Oscars Nominations 2014 - touch the graphic
"American Hustle" and "Gravity" stole the show as both blockbuster films were nominated for 10 Oscars with "12 Years a Slave" right behind at nine nominations. The surprise of the day came from "Nebraska," a film that nabbed six Oscar nods. "Dallas Buyers Club" and "Captain Phillips" also got six.
The stars dominated the individual nominations as expected with Chiwetel Ejiofor, Leonardo DiCaprio and Matthew McConaughey all making the cut for Best Actor, while Amy Adams, Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett and Meryl Streep were all nominated for Best Actress.
For Best Picture, all the big names made it in as well, including "American Hustle," "12 Years a Slave," "The Wolf of Wall Street," and "Gravity." [more…]
The adverts, which feature Phil Spencer, demonstrate the breadth and scale of RatedPeople.com’s offering, highlighting that while nine out of 10 homeowners believe it’s hard to find a good tradesman, RatedPeople.com empowers homeowners to find a variety of tradesmen.
The new campaign marks a 40% rise in advertising spend from 2012 and will be rolled out over a period of 15 weeks of TV throughout the year. [more…]
Prodigious, Publicis Groupe’s global production platform, has announced further steps towards strengthening its broadcasting facility in London, with increased access to the Paris-based in-house 3D service, the appointment of Scott Marshall of Bam Sound to the audio team, and a partnership with offline editor Pete Lurie.