Bradley Whitford will tackle the role of Hubert Humphrey, US Vice President under Lyndon B. Johnson, in HBO film All the Way. The project, which begins production next month, follows LBJ from the JFK assassination through his first year as US president.
A day after a federal judge ruled that AT&T could buy Time Warner, Comcast jumped in with a $65 billion, all-cash bid for most of 21st Century Fox’s assets, including FX and National Geographic cable networks. Comcast was in discussions to buy Fox last year, but with uncertainty about regulatory approval, Disney’s $52.4 billion offer […]
Paul McCartney will sing a medley of hits as well as “brand new material” on Carpool Karaoke, when the former Beatle joins James Corden on a UK broadcast of CBS’s The Late Late Show next week.
With the World Cup kicking off today in Russia, it’s worth noting that soccer (football) remains the world’s most popular sport, with more than four out of every 10 people considering themselves a fan, according to a recent Nielsen survey. However, the sport isn’t without its issues. World Cup sponsorship revenues, which have risen significantly […]
Empower Retirement, the nation’s second largest retirement services provider, reached a multiyear marketing partnership with PGA Tour player Webb Simpson, winner of this year’s Players championship in Florida. Simpson, 32, is currently ranked No. 21 in the world and has won five PGA Tour titles, including the 2012 U.S. Open. The sponsorship, which will include […]
Jersey Mike’s ordered up a new deal that will see the brand sponsor Riot’s NA LCS. The chain will sponsor fan activations for onsite ticket-holders at the NA LCS Arena, as well as a gift-with-purchase promotion designed for Jersey Mike’s customers and LoL Esports fans, who can redeem promo codes for League of Legends in-game […]