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… Queen Latifah, Tom Hanks, and star producer Mark Burnett to make original shows. Meanwhile, Microsoft launched new parent-friendly interactive features on Kinect for teaching kids to cook. It was great original programming with name-brand stars, they realized, that would attract the big advertisers looking for “brand-safe” environments, not low…
…: Prince presents the award for best original song to Common and John Legend (Selma). Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson present the award for best supporting actress to Joanne Frogatt (Downton Abbey). Transparent wins best TV comedy or musical. Jennifer Lopez and Jeremy Renner present Billy Bob Thornton (Fargo) with the award for best actor…
… in a miniseries. Ricky Gervais presents Amy Adams (Big Eyes) with the award for best actress in a motion picture, musical or comedy. The opening monologue by Amy Poehler and Tina Fey. Jared Leto presents Patricia Arquette (Boyhood) with the award for best supporting actress in a motion picture, drama. Kevin Spacey (House of Cards) wins best actor in a TV…
Adverting Week was filled with panels that ran the gamut—from 20 panels touching on programmatic advertising to an evening with Michael Strahan, where he talked about slimming down with Jane Fonda VHS workout tapes. That was pretty amazing, but we were also on the lookout for content success stories; so, of course, we had to go to the panel claiming to cover just that.