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  • UK Regulator Cracks Down on Gender Stereotypes in New Campaign

    Stockbyte/Thinkstock(LONDON) -- The United Kingdom’s advertising regulator has already banned certain ads that portray “unhealthily thin” body images and oversexualize models, and now it may add gender stereotyping to its crackdown list.The Advertising Standards Authority announced on Thursday that […]

  • Uber Testing New Two-Minute Wait Rule Before Charging Passengers

    Uber(NEW YORK) — Tardy Uber passengers may soon have to pay up.The ride-hailing service is testing a new rule that requires passengers to pay more money if they keep the driver waiting for more than two minutes. The pilot program is taking place in Phoenix, Dallas, New Jersey and New York City. Uber did not […]

  • Comcast Acquires DreamWorks Animations

    Comcast(NEW YORK) -- Comcast announced the acquisition of DreamWorks Animation on Thursday in a deal worth about $3.8 billion.NBCUniversal CEO Steve Burke called DreamWorks "a great addition," praising its "dynamic film brand and...deep library of intellectual property" in a press release. DreamWorks stockholders will […]

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  • Geena Davis, Susan Sarandon Reveal Secrets Behind "Thelma & Louise"

    ABC/Ida Mae Astute(NEW YORK) -- Next month will mark 25 years since Thelma & Louise debuted on the silver screen, but today, pop culture's most notorious BFFs remain as beloved as ever. The 1991 film's Oscar-winning actresses -- Susan Sarandon and Geena Davis -- recently spoke with Good Morning America’s […]

  • Will Ferrell to Play Ronald Reagan in New Movie

    ABC/Ida Mae Astute(NEW YORK) -- Will Ferrell has played one Republican president. Now he's set to play another. Variety reports the comedic actor will portray Ronald Reagan in a film titled Reagan. The film will begin at the start of Reagan's second term, when he falls into dementia and an intern must convince the […]

  • Kerry Washington Makes Boss Moves, Signs Major Deal with ABC Studios

    ABC/Bob D’Amico(NEW YORK) -- With the ABC hit drama Scandal, Kerry Washington has made history and garnered ratings gold.  Now, the actress is becoming a real boss with her latest power move. Variety reports Washington has inked an overall deal with ABC Studios and ABC Signature, which will expand her […]