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CNN Debuts Roy Choi Web Series - Posted October 13, 2014
LA restaurant scene star Roy Choi is now also, officially, a CNN star. His digital series Street Food with Roy Choi has arrived with all eight episodes posted simultaneously. Episode guests include Chef director Jon Favreau, YouTube star Michelle Phan, Beastie Boy ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

CNN Debuts Roy Choi Web Series - Posted October 13, 2014
LA restaurant scene star Roy Choi is now also, officially, a CNN star. His digital series Street Food with Roy Choi has arrived with all eight episodes posted simultaneously. Episode guests include Chef director Jon Favreau, YouTube star Michelle Phan, Beastie Boy ... [FishbowlNY]

Bill Condon to Direct Live-Action 'Beauty & The Beast' Film - Posted June 5, 2014
Disney has hired filmmaker Bill Condon as the director for a Beauty & The Beast live-action film adaptation. ... [GalleyCat]

Twitter Getting Tons Of Free PR from Jon Favreau's New Movie 'Chef' - Posted May 9, 2014
Jon Favreau, the man behind blockbusters like Iron Man, has a non-CGI'd movie coming to theaters today. But it's not completely devoid of technology. Favreau is the Chef of the title. He ... [PRNewser]

Two 'Jungle Book' Adaptations Set to Hit Hollywood - Posted April 25, 2014
Two movie studios, Disney and Warner Bros., plan to create new adaptations of Rudyard Kipling's beloved classic, The Jungle Book. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Warner Bros. production will mar... [GalleyCat]

Politico's Glenn Thrush Battles Team Obama - Posted June 10, 2013
President Obama spoke at length Friday morning to defend his administration from recent reports that the government is collecting data about U.S. citizens using online activity and phone records. But that wasn't enough for Politico's ... [FishbowlDC]

Mitt Romney's Chief Strategist Joins The Daily Beast - Posted March 28, 2013
Stuart Stevens, Mitt Romney's chief strategist, has joined The Daily Beast as a columnist. "Stuart's eclectic background and prodigious writing talent make him a wonderf... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Mitt Romney's Chief Strategist Joins The Daily Beast - Posted March 28, 2013
Stuart Stevens, Mitt Romney's chief strategist, has joined The Daily Beast as a columnist. "Stuart's eclectic background and prodigious writing talent make him a wonderf... [FishbowlNY]

Obama's Big PR Man Joins The Daily Beast - Posted March 14, 2013
Our sister site FishbowlNY brings news that former Obama speechwriter... [PRNewser]

Jon Favreau Joins Daily Beast - Posted March 14, 2013
Jon Favreau, the former speechwriter for President Obama, is joining The Daily Beast. According to a note from ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jon Favreau Joins Daily Beast - Posted March 14, 2013
Jon Favreau, the former speechwriter for President Obama, is joining The Daily Beast. According to a note from ... [FishbowlNY]

Iron Man 3 Theatrical Trailer Released - Posted March 6, 2013
Marvel Studios has released the theatrical trailer for Iron Man 3. We've embedded the video above-what did you think? The first official trailer came out back in October 201... [GalleyCat]

Sunday Dinner Web Series Kicks Off at Scott Wolf's House - Posted October 8, 2012
Yahoo's latest original series offering brings to mind Jon Favreau's old IFC show Dinner for Five. And that's a good thing. The program is shorter (about seven minutes) and, ahead of future guests such as Fran Drescher, TV host ... [FishbowlLA]

Hollywood YouTube Duo Direct First TV Commercial - Posted December 21, 2011
Here are some economics that Hollywood can identify with. For one of a hundred-plus YouTube shorts, a Modern Warfare-inspired riff, the tandem of Freddie Wong and ... [FishbowlLA]

Jon Favreau on Walt Disney - Posted December 12, 2011
A year after Jon Favreau explained to Geoff Boucher just ... [FishbowlLA]

Universal Pictures COO Ron Meyer Dumps All Over His Own Movies - Posted November 4, 2011
Bravo! That was FishbowlLA's immediate reaction when we read Movieline west coast editor Jen Yamato's ... [FishbowlLA]

Jon Favreau Works Cowboys & Advance Buzz Magic - Posted February 7, 2011
Ever wonder who all those people are flying out of Van Nuys Airport on private aircraft? Per Geoff Boucher's rip-roaring ... [FishbowlLA]

Report: White House PR Team Among Highest Paid Staffers - Posted July 6, 2010
2010 Report to Congress on White House StaffPowered by Socrata Our sibling blog FishbowlDC recently dug through this list of Wh... [PRNewser]

Press and Comm Staff Pull Top WH Salaries - Posted July 2, 2010
The 2010 Annual Report to Congress on White House Staff was released today and we were interested to see that the communications and press folks ranked among the highest paid. Along with White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel, press secretary Robert Gibbs, speechwriter ... [FishbowlDC]

The Guest List is Out... - Posted November 24, 2009
So Oprah's not going, but Gayle King is. Tonight's State Dinner guest list has been released by the White House! We told you earlier about Katie Couric, Brian Williams,... [FishbowlDC]

Ronnie Cho Bares (Almost) All at HBO Screening of "By the People" - Posted November 4, 2009
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What (Some) Media Folk Make - Posted September 8, 2009
The Washington Post collected the salaries of 100 Washingtonians to commemorate Labor Day. On the list are a variety of professions, from garbage collector to panhandler to Abraham Lincoln impersonator, but what we really want to know: How much do DC's media folk make? Scott Simon, whose voice is familiar to NPR... [MediaJobsDaily]

How Much Does Gibbs Make Compared To You? - Posted July 2, 2009
The White House posted a 29-page list of its employees' salaries late yesterday... WH press secretary Robert Gibbs, communications director Anita Dunn and director of speechwriting Jon Favreau all cap out at $172,200. WH deputy press secretary ... [FishbowlDC]

Taking Out The Trash - Posted June 2, 2009
What we almost missed today... • Richard Wolffe celebrated his new book "Renegade: The Making of a President" last night at Cafe Atlantico with friends and colleagues, including Valerie Jarrett, Gwen Ifill, ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 06.02.09 - Posted June 2, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. That's the top of a ferry boat on the shore... [FishbowlDC]

Oh Captain, My Captain: Late Night at VF/Bloomberg Bash - Posted May 11, 2009
If you are like most of Washington, you didn't get inside the Bloomberg/VF after-party on Saturday evening. Here are a few choice pics of what you missed: Captain Richard Phillips of the Maersk Alabama with Captain Sully Sullenberger... [FishbowlDC]

The After-After-Party: Feldman's - Posted May 10, 2009
Michael Feldman hosted a late night after-after-party with Michael Kives and Philippe Reines in Dupont. Late night partiers included Chace Crawford, ... [FishbowlDC]

The After-Parties: Vanity Fair & Bloomberg - Posted May 10, 2009
So just who made the cut at the highly exclusive Vanity Fair/Bloomberg after-party at the gorgeous residence of French Ambassador Pierre Vimont? It was impossible to get in if you weren't on the list- Gossip Girl's Chace Crawford got turned away at first, but we saw him inside shortly after. No pics... [FishbowlDC]

And More WHCD Guests... - Posted May 6, 2009
Guests of Politico: NBC's Parks and Recreation and The Office's Rashida Jones, American Idol judge Kara DioGuardi, NMPA's David Israelite, Jon Favreau... [FishbowlDC]

Some Of DC's Most Influential Party With Time's - Posted May 6, 2009
Time convened some of the most influential people in the world last night at the 6th annual gala celebrating the 100 Most Influential list. The black-tie party was held at Frederick P. Rose Hall in L... [FishbowlDC]

Time 100 Party Draws DC A-Listers - Posted May 5, 2009
Photo from The Page and by Getty Tonight is Time Mag's 100 List's big night and many are traveling up from DC to... [FishbowlDC]

100 Days and 100 Beautiful People - Posted April 29, 2009
As you've likely heard, People Magazine debuted its "World's Most Beautiful People" issue today. News media folks that made the cut this year are CBS' Katie Couric, NBC's Natalie Morales, NBC's ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 02.10.09 - Posted February 10, 2009
Good Morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box ... [FishbowlDC]

Don Cheadle Will Take Over For Terrence Howard In 'Iron Man 2' - Posted October 14, 2008
Don Cheadle looks like he'll be filling in for Terrence Howard as the second banana in "Iron Man 2," according to n... [FishbowlLA]

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