Media Magnified

Life Moves Fast, Creative Must Move Faster

Ferris Bueller said it best in 1986: “Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” These Bueller words of wisdom can certainly be applied to the fast-paced advertising world. Our days are fast moving, years pass by

Steve Knebels Anniversary

Steve Knebels 20th Anniversary Interview

  Steve Knebels, Media Director/Sports Manager, recently celebrated 20 years at Harmelin Media. Continuing our Anniversary Interview Series, we sat down with him to get his thoughts on the industry and get to know him personally. What is your philosophy towards your work? My philosophy towards my work

Fall Preview – Final Predictions

We hope you have enjoyed our posts detailing our 24th Fall TV Preview. In conclusion, here are our new show predictions.   Whether you will be glued to broadcast, cable, streaming programming or a mix of everything, we are all looking forward to an entertaining fall season.

So Gallantly Streaming

Greek philosopher Heraclitus once said, “change is the only constant.” This is an apt description of the TV streaming industry right now. TV networks are in the process of developing their own platforms and are planning to pull back their own legacy shows from services

Under Disney’s Eye

Hulu is officially a Mouseketeer. This spring it was announced that Disney had taken control of the subscription-based streaming service. After Disney’s acquisition of 21st Century Fox, the purchase of AT&T’s shares and a 5-year deal to buy out Comcast’s portion, Hulu became an official

It’s Like I Have ESPN Or Something

CABLE NEW SHOWS & NOTEWORTHY NEWS A&E has partnered with producer Essential Media Group to produce one of the craziest live stunt series ever attempted. The Impossible Live will follow world renowned daredevil Bello Nock as he attempts some of the most ambitious stunts ever shown

Can Artificial Be Authentic?

Meet Miquela Sousa, or @lilmiquela on Instagram. Miquela is a 19-year-old musician from California known for her spunky attitude, compelling and relevant content, passion for activism, and as a “style icon,” she was invited to takeover Prada’s Instagram account during their 2018 show in Milan.

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Superhero Headquarters

This past spring, the CW’s deal with Netflix, renewed in 2016, came to an end – and the CW has no plans of a future renewal with the popular streaming service. Although Netflix and CW have parted ways, past and current CW series such as

A New Day One

FOX renewed exactly zero of the four new shows they premiered last year. Perhaps that’s the reason the phrase “a new Day One” was coined by Fox Entertainment CEO Charlie Collier. The focus last year seemed to be on sports, citing shorter breaks and more