Mad Men

Have a Great Idea for a TV Show? ScreenCraft Wants to Hear It

Put your TV pilot in front of executives at HBO, AMC, 3 Arts, and Amazon Studios.<p>Even though TV has gone through some pretty big lulls in quality in …

TV

10 Best Audiobook Narrators on Audible

There’s something about a well-acted audiobook that makes the writing jump off the page and onto the screen in your mind’s eye. Not every book adapts …

Books

Why You Need a Social Media Strategy -- and 6 Steps to Get Started

Social media can be your best friend if you know how to use it, but it can also be overwhelming if you don’t. I have to admit that I’m not a digital native, and having so many channels to choose from scares me a bit. However, I think the best way to learn which channels you should use and when …

Social Media

Check out the first teasers for the Sabrina the Teenage Witch reboot

<b>Something wicked this way comes…</b><p>The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina has conjured up two magical teasers ahead of its premiere later this year.<p>In the …

LGBTQI

Why the Women Behind Coveteur Left the Media Business to Start an Ad Agency

<i>You spent your 20s working toward building your dream career, but now that you’re in your 30s, what do you do when you’ve, well, changed your mind?</i> …

Stuart Weitzman

13 Best Shows on Hulu to Watch Right Now

From shows that'll bring you back to your childhood to award-winning series still on the air.<p>There's plenty of excellent television out there and sometimes it can be a little difficult to sift through all the options. But you're in luck because we have rounded up some of the best shows on Hulu. …

TV

Lady Kitty Spencer: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

When Prince Harry married Meghan Markle in May, onlookers were shocked with Lady Kitty Spencer’s likeness to Lady Diana Spencer. Now, people want to …

Cape Town

Inside Abigail Spencer’s L.A. Home and Closet

It’s a boho chic dream.<p>While you know Abigail Spencer from her string of hit TV shows such as <i>Mad Men</i>, <i>OZ</i>, <i>Suits</i> and now <i>Timeless</i> (this author’s fave!), …

Studio City

Here's how Joaquin Phoenix and Jared Leto can BOTH be The Joker

Move over Batman, the DC Extended Universe has a new leading man to rule the roost. As the Clown Prince of Crime rises to the top of Warner Bros' …

Film (UK)

Fantasia 2018: TALES FROM THE HOOD 2 Tackles Trump With Terror

Rusty Cundieff's <b>Tales From the Hood</b> deserved more attention than it probably got. It tapped the same “social horror” vein as <b>Get Out</b>, only twenty …

Black Lives Matter

Charles + Dinorah: a revamped and reimagined icon

×<p>Photo by Michael A. Gardiner<p>Roasted fennel and beet with honey curd, puffed quinoa and smoked almonds<p><b>C</b><b>harles + Dinorah</b> (1410 Rosecrans St.) is, …

San Diego

'Breaking Bad' Creator Vince Gilligan Staying at Sony TV With New Three-Year Deal

Will continue as co-showrunner for “Better Call Saul”<p>Vince Gilligan has signed a new three-year overall deal with Sony Pictures Television, where his …

TV

The Best Appliance and Furniture Deals on Amazon Prime Day

<i>The fourth-annual Prime Day is nearly upon us — if you need a refresher on what</i> <i>Amazon’s sales bonanza</i> <i>is all about, check our explainer — and once</i> …

Shopping

Megan Abbott and Tom Perrotta's epic, fascinating conversation about moving from novels to TV

<i>As the television medium continues to expand, novelists are increasingly moving into TV writers’ rooms and developing small-screen projects of their</i> …

TV

‘Game of Thrones’ at Emmys: Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington, Maisie Williams could turns snubs in 2018 into wins next year

<b>Emilia Clarke</b>, <b>Kit Harington</b> and <b>Maisie Williams</b> were snubbed in the 2018 Emmy nominations announced last week for their performances in the seventh …

Entertainment

An explanation for those who don't know why "Ofputin" is a brilliant way to refer to DJT

It is a reference to The Handmaid’s Tale.<p><b>Hat tip to aggieric</b> who posted it in Sally Strange's <b>diary about the 7-17-18 New York Daily News cover</b>. …

Feminism

Exclusive: Writers of DC's Vertigo relaunch go deep explaining their new books

Spearheaded by editor Mark Doyle, DC recently announced an ambitious relaunch of their adult comic imprint, DC Vertigo, with four new titles in 2018 …

Comics

Exclusive: Inside History's new sci-fi series Project Blue Book with creator David O'Leary

If you think the world is strange right now, wait until you watch HISTORY's new series, <i>Project Blue Book</i>.<p><i>Blue Book</i> chronicles actual U.S. Air …

Entertainment

Inspiration For 'Mad Men' Pulls Column

Jerry Della Femina—the ad great who allegedly inspired “Mad Men”—has pulled his weekly column from the <i>Independent</i> after 23 years, Page Six has …

Marketing

How to Create Tasteful Western Style, According to Actress Abigail Spencer

As an actress on <i>Mad Men</i> and <i>Suits</i> (alongside none other than Meghan Markle), Abigail Spencer has an impressive amount of costume and fashion …

Clothing

Friends and Enemies: On Slogan Tees

LOVE SEE NO COLOR, reads the T-shirts, stacked in neat piles on a card table. They are there every day on the south side of Portland’s Pioneer …

Books

Fantasia 2018 Review: Tales From the Hood 2 & Nightmare Cinema

This year’s Fantasia Film Festival in Montreal kicked off with a double dose of anthology movie madness, so we’re taking a look at both the Mick …

Horror

What the beach does to your brain

There's nothing quite as synonymous with summer as the beach — and we've got good news for those who flock to the surf and sand as soon as work lets out on Friday afternoon.<p>Research finds that spending time by the ocean is pretty good for your wellbeing. In fact, according to an analysis of English …

Brainwaves

What if your real-life career was a JRPG job?

On Friday, the highly anticipated <i>Octopath Traveler</i> for Nintendo Switch finally launched, capping off what has been a long and exhaustive road from …

Employment

19 Great TV Dramas on Amazon Prime Video

From spies to motorbike gangs, gangsters to Cylons, here are 19 recommended TV dramas currently available on Amazon Prime Video. • facebook <br>• twitter …

TV

Croatia’s only chance against France is a bit cliché

<i>It started with 32 teams and now the 2018 World Cup is down to its final two. On Sunday at 11:00 a.m., France and Croatia will play for all the</i> …

Soccer

Strategies For Customer-Centricity: Visualizing A Customer's Experience vs. Consulting The Customer

Customer-centricity is the discipline of attempting to see things from the customer’s viewpoint rather than from your own, including the essential understanding that those who are “in the business” simply know too much, from too internal viewpoint, to be truly customer-centric without making a …

Customer Experience

Will there be a season two of Netflix hit Good Girls?

Netflix has a hit on its hands in the shape of the female-led Good Girls, starring Mad Men’s Christina Hendricks.<p>The comedy-drama series follows a …

Entertainment (UK)

FX’s Pose offers a soulful look at the AIDS crisis — and its best episode yet

This show isn’t like anything else out there right now.<p><i>Every week, we pick a new episode of the week. It could be good. It could be bad. It will always be interesting. You can</i> <i>read the archives here</i><i>. The episode of the week for July 8 through 14 is</i> <i>“Love Is the Message,”</i> <i>the sixth episode of the first</i> …

TV

Emmys 2018: Facts and surprises about this year's nominees

What you need to know about this year's Emmy nominees

Entertainment