For its latest original series, The Movies, CNN worked with creative agency Stun to insert its talent—including Wolf Blitzer, Anderson Cooper, Don Lemon and Jake Tapper—into scenes from famous movies, including Big (above), The Blues Brothers, Close Encounters of the Third Kind and Saturday Night Fever (below).

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The Movies comes from Tom Hanks’ Playtone Pictures and Herzog & Co., and catalogs the history of American cinema. The series premieres Sunday, July 7 at 9/8 c.

​‘Saturday Night Fever’

‘The Blues Brothers’

‘Close Encounters of the Third Kind


Client: CNN

Chief Marketing Officer: Allison Gollust

Senior Vice President: Rick Lewchuk

Vice President & Group Creative Director: Whit Friese

Creative Director: Sean Houston

Senior Producer: Jeff Mielcarz

Marketing Director: Lara Hurst

Senior Director, Production: Dan Brown

Senior Production Manager: Nichole Goralnik

Editor & Compositor: Brian Simmons

Agency: Stun

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