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'Cosmos' Sequel Creating Space Buzz on Social - Posted March 7, 2014
Over three decades after the original "Cosmos: A Personal Voyage" brought viewers on a space adventure, there is an outer space sequel causing buzz on social. "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey" starring astrophysicist Nei... [3D Printing Insider]

Facebook Weekly Highlights Brings You Tributes To The Late Harold Ramis - Posted February 28, 2014
Facebook Weekly Highlights features photos and v... [AllFacebook]

Teaser for 'A Million Ways to Die in the West' Hints at Explicit Trailer - Posted February 3, 2014
If you're Seth MacFarlane, how do you get people to view your three minute long "restricted" trailer for A Million Ways to Die in the West? You take out a Super Bowl ad claiming that you tried to show the trailer during the Super Bowl, but the power... [MediaJobsDaily]

Teaser for 'A Million Ways to Die in the West' Hints at Explicit Trailer - Posted February 3, 2014
If you're Seth MacFarlane, how do you get people to view your three minute long "restricted" trailer for A Million Ways to Die in the West? You take out a Super Bowl ad claiming that you tried to show the trailer during the Super Bowl, but the power... [AgencySpy]

Facebook Weekly Highlights Brings You The Buildup To Super Bowl XLVIII - Posted January 31, 2014
Facebook Weekly Highlights features pho... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Weekly Highlights Brings You The Buildup To Super Bowl XLVIII - Posted January 31, 2014
Facebook Weekly Highlights features pho... [Lost Remote]

Did Social Backlash Bring Brian the Dog Back on 'Family Guy'? - Posted December 16, 2013
Social media exploded after "Family Guy" killed off its beloved Brian the dog character three weeks ago, and Twitter was equally a... [3D Printing Insider]

Did Social Backlash Bring Brian the Dog Back on 'Family Guy'? - Posted December 16, 2013
Social media exploded after "Family Guy" killed off its beloved Brian the dog character three weeks ago, and Twitter was equally a... [Lost Remote]

'Family Guy' Kills Off Beloved Dog Brian, Twitter Explodes - Posted November 25, 2013
"Family Guy" created a social media frenzy last night after shockingly killing off the show's long-time canine cartoon companion, beloved dog Brian Griffin. The character, who... [Lost Remote]

Neil deGrasse Tyson To Host 'Cosmos' Sequel - Posted August 5, 2013
Author and astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will host Cosmos: A Personal Voyage, a sequel to Carl Sagan's classic television series about space. We've embedded the trailer above--what do you think? 750 million people around the world have watched Sagan's series since its 1980 launch. Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane will... [GalleyCat]

Ricky Gervais Says He's Open to Hosting the Oscars - Posted June 5, 2013
A few days ago, Mark Burnett told Gold Derby's ... [FishbowlLA]

The Oscars Are Now Jimmy Kimmel's to Lose - Posted May 20, 2013
Remember that brief March 1 New York Post item? Here's a quick refresher: Jimmy Kimmel... [FishbowlLA]

Mike Tyson's Latest Career Move Involves a 'Fowl-Mouthed' Pigeon - Posted May 10, 2013
Seth MacFarlane, Trey Parker and Matt Stone can all claim a legacy piece of Mike Tyson Mysteries, a new weekly quarter-hour show green lit for Adult Swim. The show will mix in live-action footage of Tyson w... [FishbowlLA]

The Internet Screams 'Bring Back Veronica Mars' and the Public Listens - Posted March 13, 2013
Confession: we've never seen Veronica Mars. Hell, we've never even seen Buffy the Vampire Slayer, so maybe we missed out on a few things. That said, we love the concept of the DIY "bring back our show" campaign. It's no longer a joke: the makers and fans of beloved-but-low-rated shows like... [PRNewser]

Taylor Swift Shows the World How Not to Take a Joke - Posted March 6, 2013
Note to Taylor Swift: if you're looking to improve/maintain your reputation or get more sympathy from the public regarding your perpetual boy ... [PRNewser]

Most 'Social' Brands Missed Their Chance to Shine on Oscar Night - Posted February 25, 2013
The media has rendered its verdict: Despite receiving the message that it's all about Oreo-style "real time marketing", brands promoting themselves during last night's Academy Awards (or "The Super Bowl for women" if you're a sexist) did not measure up to their Game Day peers, despite paying premium prices for 30-second... [PRNewser]

The People Have Spoken: Seth MacFarlane Is Not the 'Worst Host Ever' - Posted February 25, 2013
"Family Guy" creator Seth MacFarlane might have rubbed a few critics the wrong way while hosting the 2013 Academy Awards, but most viewers didn't think he was the worst host they'd ever seen. Social media research firm Fizziology analyzed Twitter and Facebook posts about the Oscars to find out what viewers thought... [SocialTimes.com]

Oscars' Big Screen Stars Shined On Instagram - Posted February 25, 2013
The 85th Annual Academy Awards, celebrating the top movies of the year, were a hot topic on Facebook Sunday ... [AllFacebook]

Reporter Stephen Battaglio Had No Idea He Was Going to Star in Seth MacFarlane's Opening Monologue - Posted February 25, 2013
The lucky film students presenting trophies during last night's Oscars were not the only "regular" folks to make it into the telecast. There was also o... [FishbowlLA]

WATCH: Mediabistro's Post-Oscars Hangout - Posted February 25, 2013
Another Oscars is behind us. So, was Seth MacFarlane a good host? Did the pre- and post- shows succeed in generating buzz? What about the speeches? From the TV coverage to the ceremony to the social media chatter, join TVNewser senior editor Alex Weprin, FishbowlLA co-editor Richard Horgan, GalleyCat editor Jason... [TVNewser]

Oscar Night Social Media: George Takei Wins Tweet O' the Evening - Posted February 24, 2013
Oh my! George Takei clearly wins Twitter for the night. There will no doubt be 8,000 "Draft George Takei" Facebook pages by this time tomorrow. Clearly, however, the tweet... [GalleyCat]

Join Us for a Special Post-Oscars Google+ Hangout - Posted February 22, 2013
Will Emmanuelle Riva, the oldest nominee in Academy Awards history, pull off the unlikely upset in the Best Actress category and take the trophy away from Silver Li... [GalleyCat]

Join Us for a Special Post-Oscars Google+ Hangout - Posted February 20, 2013
Will Emmanuelle Riva, the oldest nominee in Academy Awards history, pull off the unlikely upset in the Best Actress category and take the trophy away from Silver Li... [FishbowlLA]

The second screen: your backstage pass to this year's Oscars - Posted February 20, 2013
By now, most people know that Seth McFarlane will host the 85th Academy Awards this Sunday night. But as Joan Rivers proved, the pre-show and all happenings behind-the-scenes are just as important to viewers. This year, actress ... [3D Printing Insider]

Seth MacFarlane's Biggest Oscar Challenge Involves His Pool Guy - Posted February 15, 2013
More good stuff from Seth MacFarlane ahead of the 85th Annual Academy Awards. In an AMPAS interview, the host says ... [FishbowlLA]

What Will Ted Have to Say at the Oscars About Argo? - Posted January 28, 2013
Given Argo's big weekend wins at the Producers Guild and Screen Actors Guild celebrations, the ... [FishbowlLA]

Which is the Bigger Oscar Snub: Ben Affleck or Kathryn Bigelow? - Posted January 10, 2013
Seth MacFarlane's Hitler joke during this morning's announcement of the 2012 Oscar nominations rippled awkwardly through the AMPAS room. (And brought back memories for FishbowlLA of ... [FishbowlLA]

Billy Crystal Explains Why It's So Hard to Open the Oscars - Posted December 29, 2012
In terms of what Seth MacFarlane is truly in for February 24, 2013 at the Dolby Theatre, there is no better primer than the second half of this clip from Billy Crystal's recent appearance on ... [FishbowlLA]

Seth MacFarlane Crashes Professor Mann's Contemporary Film Class - Posted November 30, 2012
What a great idea. Instead of models escorting winners off the Oscar stage next February, it will be college students. Even better, per a press release from the Academy this morning, 2013 show host ... [FishbowlLA]

HFPA Aims for 'Sunday Night Live' - Posted October 15, 2012
Late this afternoon, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association tweeted out a spectacular bit of news: Media reaction is pouring in and so far it's unanimously ecstatic. Anne Thompson ... [FishbowlLA]

Seth MacFarlane to Host Oscars - Posted October 1, 2012
There was never any doubt in our minds that Nikki Finke would have the scoop about the next Oscar host, even though the gap between her EXCLUSIVE post and this morning's official Academy announcement is the shortest yet. The ... [FishbowlLA]

SNL Can't Seem to Make Obama Funny - Posted September 17, 2012
"Saturday Night Live" started its new season this week, using omnipresent "Family Guy" creator Seth MacFarlane and musical guest Frank Ocean to boost viewers... [PRNewser]

Random Guy Earns Celebrity Treatment - Posted August 23, 2012
Today in It Actually Could Be You News: Some guy named Brett Cohen (who turns out to be a comedian and "web radio host", surprise surprise) managed to pull a prank on Times Square tourists by convincing them that he was some kind of celebrity and recording their thoroughly embarrassing reactions... [PRNewser]

Seth MacFarlane Steers Larry King to Promising Online Debut - Posted July 17, 2012
The most surprising element of Monday's inaugural Ora TV episode of Larry King Now (available the next day on Hulu) is the backdrop. The host's chat with Family Guy and Ted instigator Seth MacFarlane takes place not in some fancy new 21st century studio but rather in the den of King's... [GalleyCat]

Larry King Debuts New Talk Show, 'Larry King Now' - Posted July 17, 2012
Former CNN host Larry King is back in the chair. As we noted earlier this year, King is hosting a new program for online TV network OraTV. Well, the first episode of King's new series "Larry King Live" is now up on Hulu. The guest? "Family Guy" creator and "Ted" star ... [TVNewser]

Seth MacFarlane's New Movie 'Ted' Has a Special Trailer for the F Word - Posted April 5, 2012
Seth MacFarlane's first movie Ted has two trailers, one that is libe... [PRNewser]

We Finally Made it to SXSWi, Just Saw a Jimmy Fallon-Moderated Panel - Posted March 11, 2012
Yes, folks, the eagle has finally landed, and later than expected. Following flight delays due to weather issues in Austin, we made it last night to the annual craziness that is SXSW. Due to said delays, we missed out on most of the panel sessions, but did manage to catch JWT's... [AgencySpy]

For Larry King's Fourth (And Last?) CNN Special: 'A Dinner With Kings' - Posted November 24, 2011
Updated Below CNN has announced that Larry King's fourth special for the channel will be a bit different than the last few. Rather than featuring traditional interviews, the special, called "Larry King Special: A Dinner with Kings" features the host and his wife hosting a dinner party featuring some big Hollywood names.... [TVNewser]

TweetPhoto Became Plixi, Which Will Now Become Lockerz Photos - Posted January 27, 2011
First, photo-sharing service TweetPhoto got a new name, becoming Plixi in August. Now, it has a new owner -- members-only social-commerce site ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Weird Movie Title, Even Weirder PR Pitch - Posted January 11, 2011
To do full justice to the name of the following indie film spoof, imagine reading the title aloud in the style of Pee-wee Herman's wind-up delivery. It's called Night of the Day of the Dawn of the Son of the Bride of the Return of the Revenge of the Terror of... [FishbowlLA]

Comedy Central And MTV To Debut The Comedy Awards In NYC - Posted January 10, 2011
MTV Networks Entertainment Group president Doug Herzog announced today that New York City's Hammerstein Ballroom will serve as... [Fishbowl NY]

Comedy Central And MTV To Debut The Comedy Awards In NYC - Posted January 10, 2011
MTV Networks Entertainment Group president Doug Herzog announced today that New York City's Hammerstein Ballroom will serve as... [FishbowlNY]

Fortune 2010 40 Under 40 Rankings Full of Tech Execs - Posted October 14, 2010
Fortune released its ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Fox to Win November Sweeps for First Time Ever - Posted November 30, 2009
Due to the extended World Series, Seth MacFarlane and Glee, Fox is number one. Thanks to Jay Leno...NBC is number four. Reuters repo... [FishbowlLA]

Media Moguls Make Their Mark On Fortune's "40 Under 40" List - Posted October 23, 2009
Fortune magazine has revealed its "40 Under 40" list -- a compilation of the youngest and the brightest minds in the business world. And we were pleased to see a number of media executives making... [Fishbowl NY]

Media Moguls Make Their Mark On Fortune's "40 Under 40" List - Posted October 23, 2009
Fortune magazine has revealed its "40 Under 40" list -- a compilation of the youngest and the brightest minds in the business world. And we were pleased to see a number of media executives making... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List 08.20.09 - Posted August 20, 2009
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;' colspa... [FishbowlDC]

Family Guy's Seth MacFarlane Takes Shots at Fox News - Posted August 19, 2009
In this month's issue of Playboy -- don't ask -- "Family Guy" creator and FOX comedy mastermind Seth MacFarlane, had some interesting things to say about Rupert Murdoch... [TVNewser]

LA Times Gets Mostly Snubbed by the Webbys This Year - Posted May 6, 2009
Oh yes, it's like the 2008 Pulitzers all over again. The New York Times gets some shout outs and LA Times isn't even mentioned in passing. You'd think the thing wasn't on the web at all. O... [FishbowlLA]

BBC Wins 2009 Webby for Best News Site; Jimmy Fallon is Person of the Year - Posted May 5, 2009
This morning the winners of the 2009 Webby Awards were announced. In addition to winners in 72 categories, special Webbys are being presented to Jimmy Fallon as Person of the Year. Trent Reznor... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

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