• Culprit Creates Apple Ad to Sell… Undergarments?

    by / March 12, 2019 /

    Culprit Creative celebrated April Fool’s Day a month early to launch its new underwear brand

    The L.A. ad agency/production shop, which has a bit of a prankster reputation, broke its teaser campaign online in early March. The creative is a modern homage to the original iPod ads with silhouettes of people dancing as cool tunes play and lines radiate off their bodies to illustrate the music’s energy. In fact, the two ads a[Read More]

  • A WORD TO THE WINE FROM WALRUS

    by / March 12, 2019 /

    Just Please Don’t Kiss Your Cousin…

    New York based creative and media agency, Walrus, is giving city dwellers a dose of raw humor to help kick off Wine Week. The shop has launched an OOH campaign on behalf of restaurant group, Quality Branded, to remind people that boozy lunches are totally acceptable, especially when compared to a handful of other “activities” certain people choose to engage in. The provoca[Read More]

  • The Bigger Picture Adds Writer/Director Oden Few Roberts

    by / March 7, 2019 /

    The Bigger Picture continues to expand its talent offerings with the addition of Writer/Director Oden Few Roberts, a multitalented filmmaker whose body of work includes commercials, shorts features, documentaries, and music videos.

    Oden Roberts’ love of language and visuals translates into an innate understanding of how to bring concepts to vivid life for all screens with story and naturalistic performance at the fore. His short film, Be The[Read More]

  • Method Studios Launches MethodMade

    by / March 5, 2019 /

    Global digital production company Method Studios has launched MethodMade, a collective of award-winning directors, artists, technologists and tastemakers turning original ideas into iconic productions for the world’s biggest advertisers and entertainment properties. Using Method Studios’ worldwide talent and deep capabilities across movies, TV/streamin[Read More]

  • L.A.’s PREMIER ADVERTISING AND MARKETING TRADE ASSOCIATION  NAMES NEW BOARD MEMBERS

    by / March 5, 2019 /

    Executives Form New Leadership for Epicenter of Creativity

    ThinkLA has named its new Board of Directors after its annual election process.

    The trade association supports hundreds of creative and media companies representing thousands of employees in the Los Angeles area. The new board members will help guide the association as it continues its mission to con[Read More]

  • RODEO SHOW SIGNS DIRECTOR JONATHAN BARENBOIM

    by / March 5, 2019 /

    Venice Beach-based production company Rodeo Show has signed award-winning director Jonathan Barenboim for U.S. commercial representation. Jonathan brings an astute eye for light and visual composition to craft emotion-driven narratives with engaging characters and authenticity across his entire body of work. His signing comes on the heels of his recent collaboration with Rodeo Show on two campaign spots, [Read More]

  • Serial Pictures Signs Director Arnaud Uyttenhove for Representation

    by / March 4, 2019 /

    Production company Serial Pictures has signed director Arnaud Uyttenhove for North American representation of commercials, branded entertainment, and music videos. The young, Belgium filmmaker has already established himself in the commercial world, directing spots for worldwide brands including Hermes, Airbnb, Coca-Cola, Toyota, Gatorade, and UNIQLO.

    Uyttenhove’s other previous highlights include two Super Bowl campaigns, one for Jeep a[Read More]

  • Creative Director Norman Brown Joins M&C Saatchi LA

    by / March 4, 2019 /

    M&C Saatchi LA has added Creative Director Norman Brown. Brown is a multi-disciplinary creative with over 15 years of experience in advertising, with a focus on art direction and design solutions for brands worldwide.

    Brown joins the agency’s creative leadership and will work alongside M&C Saatchi LA Executive Creative Director Maria Smith, who relates. “Norman’s experience is impressive and he inspires everyone around him to prod[Read More]