SCC's Cubs spot goes wildly viral with millions of hits

A 30-SECOND CUBS SPOT, “Fly the W,” created by Chicago Cubs’ agency Schafer Carter Condon (SCC) featuring the narration of injured Cubs catcher Kyle Schwarber, was designed to get fans excited about the Cubs’ National Division Series play

LA producer Louis Ferrara is new IFO deputy director

FILM PRODUCER LOUIS FERRARA brings his many years of LA production experience to the Illinois Film Office, having joined last Monday as assistant deputy director. He fills

At SXSW, Chicago will tout its tech and cultural hubs

“CHICAGOMADE” EVENTS will be on display at SXSW, March 11-16 in Austin, Texas, as the first-of-its-kind collaboration between

Two New York editors join Conspiracy’s talent roster

CONSPIRACY ADDS TWO: Kyle Howard, a former New York editor, specializing in fashion and beauty commercials, to its West Loop-based staf

FCB welcomes back VP/CD team after nine years at DDB

FCB CHICAGO continues to increase its creative assets with the VP/creative director team of copywriter

Sandro’s photos exhibit at Int’l Camerimage Film Fest

THREE CHICAGO CAMERA PROS will be among the hundreds of distinguished media and entertainment notables throughout the world who will gather for the

New Lottery spot goes to another non-state company

“ANYTHING’S POSSIBLE” is the Illinois Lottery slogan, except perhaps for the actual possibility of Nort

Dictionary adds tabletop director Ognisanti to roster

DICTIONARY FILMS, Cutters’ production division, added a ninth director to its international roster of exclusive representation: tabletop director/DP

Jennifer Hudson joins cast of Spike Lee's "Chiraq"

THE LATEST STAR to join the cast of Spike Lee’s “Chiraq” is Jennifer Hudson, who appears along with fellow Chicago natives

Writer Mensch’s murder movie debuts Friday on HBO

SCREENWRITER FREDERICK MENSCH’S “NIGHTINGALE,” based on a Palatine man’s horrific murder of his mother, will premiere on HBO Frida

Energy BBDO loses Lay’s to new assignment approach


Burnett wins almost half of CIFF Television Awards

LEO BURNETT trumped the Chicago International Film Festival TV awards by scoring 18 – or almost half — of the 40 television commercial awards presented last Wednesda  Copyright © 2016.  All rights reserved.