Nathaniel Howe Studios Moves PBS Brand Into The Future With New On-Air Look

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Nathaniel Howe Studios (NHS) recently partnered with PBS and global creative consultancy Lippincott to create a new on-air graphics package to coincide with the iconic American public broadcaster’s revitalized identity, which includes a refreshed logo, bolder color palette, and custom typeface. The new on-air look for PBS will roll out throughout 2020 as the network celebrates its 50th anniversary. Looking to …

ArtClass & ESPN CreativeWorks Capture Neighborly Dysfunction In State Farm’s ESPN Campaign

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Bicoastal production company ArtClass and ESPN CreativeWorks collaborated on the production of “ESPN: The Neighborhood Presented by State Farm.” The series of co-branded spots are part of a campaign to promote State Farm’s sponsorship of the NBA and College Gameday on ESPN. The broadcast spots are the latest installments of the episodic-style campaign, which humorously riffs on reality TV with …

Laundry Creates Retro Animations for TCM Guest Programming with Julie Andrews

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Design, animation & production company Laundry recently collaborated with Turner Classic Movies (TCM) on animations for an interstitial program with actress Julie Andrews, who reflects on her Hollywood years and speaks about her new book, “Home Work: A Memoir of My Hollywood Years.” Several of Andrews’ most notable films, “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” “Victor/Victoria,” and “The Americanization of Emily,” as well …

Hooligan Dispatches: Celebrate the Golden Age of Documentaries at DOC NYC

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Here’s a recent excerpt from a post by Hooligan Editor Alejandro Delgado on the company blog, “Dispatches.” Encompassing compelling stories, characters, and the magic of cinema, it’s no wonder documentary storytelling is surging into the mainstream and captivating audiences like never before. From feature-length Oscar winners like “Free Solo” to binge-worthy series like “Making a Murder,” streaming entertainment giants like …

Roger & Big Machine Merge Into Single Creative Studio

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Creative agency Roger and full-service production company Big Machine have merged. Representing Roger in the business partnership is Terence Lee, creative director; Dane Macbeth, creative director; and Josh Libitsky, executive producer. Representing Big Machine is Steve Petersen, director; Ken Carlson, creative director; and Sean Owolo, business development. The Los Angeles-based studios will retain the Roger name and continue all operations …

Find Yours: And Company’s Mesmerizing 360 Brand Campaign for WEBTOON

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Creative agency And Company has created a 360 campaign for WEBTOON, the world’s largest digital comics platform with more than 10 million daily readers. Geared towards expanding the Korean brand’s presence in the U.S. market, the campaign is highlighted by a :60 anthem spot for theatrical and broadcast, directed by Matt Hoffman of HB Films, with visual effects provided by Electric …

Compadre Grows Its Team With New ECD, Director of Creative Strategy, and Head of Production

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On the heels of its recent launch, creative marketing agency Compadre has welcomed Executive Creative Director Curtis Doss and Director of Creative Strategy Mika Saulitis. An Emmy Award winner for his work on ESPN’s Monday Night Football, Doss previously served as Creative Director at design agency Big Block and creative services company BigStar, where he led entertainment marketing, sports branding, and …

Roger Redesigns Global Brand Identity for Discovery

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Television network Discovery recently came to branding and design agency Roger looking to redesign their global brand, beginning with a new logo system, and extending out to a fresh new identity that would cross platforms, languages, and continents, reaching over 220 countries around the world. To view the case study & sizzle reel: http://roger.tv/branding/discovery-2019-rebrand/ Creative Director Braden Wheeler breaks down …

Chuck Carey & Robert Blatchford Launch Compadre

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Industry leaders Chuck Carey and Robert Blatchford have come together to launch Compadre, a creative marketing agency. Using strategy, design, storytelling, and technology, Compadre’s mission is to grow audiences, spark conversations, shape brands, and impact culture. Carey and Blatchford are good friends who have worked for different companies in the entertainment marketing industry for years, starting with Los Angeles-based Troika, …