YouTube Upfront Trots Out MrBeast, Lizzo and Other Big Creators, Platform Announces New Ad Frequency-Capping Solution

YouTube Upfront Trots Out MrBeast, Lizzo and Other Big Creators, Platform Announces New Ad Frequency-Capping Solution

The TV upfronts are usually a dog-and-pony show where networks unveil their new content slates. At YouTube’s Brandcast presentation for brands and agencies, held for the first time during upfronts week, the focus was on the gigantic video platform’s popular creators, its scale across internet TVs — and a new solution for marketers to set … Read more

Bill Kong’s Edko Embraces Streaming: ‘Fearless’ ‘Cold War’ Series

Bill Kong's Edko Embraces Streaming: 'Fearless' 'Cold War' Series

TV series adaptations of “Fearless” and “Cold War,” two of the highest-profile Hong Kong action movies of the 21st century, are now in development. The shift into TV represents a major expansion and diversification for Edko Films, the studio headed by legendary producer-financier-executive Bill Kong (“Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon,” “Monster Hunt,” “Mulan”). The original 2006 … Read more

Atlanta police fatally shoot man inside steakhouse

Atlanta police fatally shoot man inside steakhouse

Atlanta police fatally shot a man after he opened fire and struck a security guard inside a Brazilian steakhouse Wednesday, authorities said. The unidentified man was shot by police after he pulled a gun and fired one round at the guard in Fogo de Chão, Deputy Police Chief Charles Hampton said Wednesday. Cops arrived at … Read more

Elon Musk says Democrats have ‘become the party of division and hate,’ repeats claim that he’ll now vote Republican

Elon Musk says Americans 'are trying to avoid going to work at all,' unlike Chinese workers who 'will be burning the 3 a.m. oil'

Elon Musk said on Twitter that he will vote Republican while slamming the Democratic Party.Andrew Kelly/Reuters Elon Musk tweeted this week that he “can no longer support” the Democratic Party. Musk tweeted that he voted Democrat in the past “because they were (mostly) the kindness party.” He then bashed the Democrats, calling them “the party … Read more

Alabama football coach Nick Saban says Texas A&M ‘paid all of their players’ for 2022 class

Alabama football coach Nick Saban says Texas A&M 'paid all of their players' for 2022 class

BIRMINGHAM — Alabama football coach Nick Saban said Wednesday that Texas A&M “bought every player on their team,” referring to name, image and likeness deals for the top-ranked 2022 recruiting class. Saban and Alabama basketball coach Nate Oats spoke at an event promoting the World Games 2022 Birmingham at The Fennec. The World Games begin … Read more

Sarah Jessica Parker Hasn’t Spoken to ‘SATC’ Costar Chris Noth Since Sexual Assault Allegations

Sarah Jessica Parker Hasn't Spoken to 'SATC' Costar Chris Noth Since Sexual Assault Allegations

Sarah Jessica Parker Hasn’t Spoken to SATC Husband Chris Noth Since Sexual Assault Allegations getty (2) Sarah Jessica Parker hasn’t spoken to Chris Noth in the five months since the actor was accused of sexually assaulting multiple women. While speaking with The Hollywood Reporter in a joint interview with husband Matthew Broderick published Tuesday, the 57-year-old … Read more

Halsey Shares Message on Roe V. Wade During Opening Night of Tour

Halsey Shares Message on Roe V. Wade During Opening Night of Tour

Nearly 200 artists—including Miley Cyrus, Selena Gomez, Megan Thee Stallion, Shawn Mendes, Olivia Rodrigo, Hailey Bieber and Demi Lovato—pledged their support for the #BansOffOurBodies campaign in Planned Parenthood’s full-page ad in The New York Times on May 13. “The Supreme Court is planning to overturn Roe v. Wade, taking away the constitutional right to abortion,” the letter reads. “Our power … Read more