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Brief leads the global conversation about the role marketing plays in the monetization of television across media platforms. By providing exclusive information, creative inspiration and unique insight about the global television industry, Brief seeks to clarify and bring perspective to the ever-evolving business of television through the lens of marketing.

Brief is a product of Promax, the global association for those passionately engaged in the marketing of television and video content on all platforms, inspiring creativity, driving innovation and honoring excellence. The association represents more than 10,000 companies and individuals at every major media organization, marketing agency, research company, strategic and creative vendor and technology provider and is considered to be the leading global resource for education, community, creative inspiration and career development in the media and media marketing sectors.

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editorial director

PAIGE ALBINIAK :: paige@promaxbda.org

Promax Offices

5700 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 275
Los Angeles, CA 90036
310-788-7600

Please email all questions to dailybrief@promaxbda.org


the industry standard in media and entertainment news

Brief leads the global conversation about the role marketing plays in the monetization of television across media platforms. By providing exclusive information, creative inspiration and unique insight about the global television industry, Brief seeks to clarify and bring perspective to the ever-evolving business of television through the lens of marketing.

Brief is a product of Promax, the global association for those passionately engaged in the marketing of television and video content on all platforms, inspiring creativity, driving innovation and honoring excellence. The association represents more than 10,000 companies and individuals at every major media organization, marketing agency, research company, strategic and creative vendor and technology provider and is considered to be the leading global resource for education, community, creative inspiration and career development in the media and media marketing sectors.


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DIRECTIONS TO SUBMIT:

Email the link to a live and public YouTube or Vimeo video as well as the title of the spot to Daily Brief at dailybrief@promaxbda.org.

Please include relevant information with your submission, including the show’s premiere date, any special design techniques used in the making of the spot, and whether this is part of an overall rebrand strategy. The more information, the better.

Please also include any appropriate credit information, including client, agency, production company or director. We will make every effort to include credit information where appropriate.

WHAT DO I NEED IN ORDER TO SUBMIT?

1. Link to a public and live YouTube or Vimeo video

2. Name of the spot

3. Important information for the spot

4. Credits

WHAT TYPE OF WORK CAN I SUBMIT?

Any current media marketing promotion or design video content made for broadcast on-air or online. This includes work promoting media including television, digital, radio, etc., across the spectrum of entertainment, news, sports and so on. We also accept special projects and show opens and branding/rebranding packages for consideration. We do not accept company or sizzle reels. Ideally, we run campaigns in line with when they premiere on air or online so the sooner we can receive materials, the better. We generally do not run spots that are several months old.

If possible, please make your spot available to all countries and regions so all Promax members can see your work. If the spot has any non-English dialogue or voiceover, please include English subtitles where possible.

HOW OFTEN CAN I SUBMIT?

You can submit as many spots for consideration as often as you’d like, but our policy is to run work that began its original run within the last few weeks, and we try not to run work from the same company more than twice a month.

WHEN WILL MY SUBMISSION BE FEATURED?

Unfortunately, due to the high volume of submissions received, not all spots will be featured on Daily Brief. Most spots that are chosen by the editors are featured within 2-3 weeks of their submission date. We cannot guarantee if or when your submission will run.

WILL I BE NOTIFIED IF MY SUBMISSION IS GOING TO RUN?

We generally do not notify companies before running their work, but if you have questions you may contact the editorial department at dailybrief@promaxbda.org.

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Editorial Policy

The mission of Daily Brief is to serve the overall mission of Promax in the areas of Education, Information, Leadership, Community Engagement and Inspiration by ensuring:

a) Content Excellence: creating, curating and distributing the richest, most relevant and most rewarding content;

b) Activation Excellence: activating this content and this community through the most dynamic and engaging channels, including social media, conferences and podcasts;

c) Connectivity Excellence: Persistently connecting back to Promax and its membership.

Daily Brief is a journalistic organization housed within Promax designed to serve both Promax members as well as the TV industry at large. While Daily Brief is part of Promax, its main mission is to provide information, education, community and inspiration to anyone involved in the television industry and more specifically, entertainment marketing. The content found in Daily Brief is journalistic in nature and does not exist to provide publicity for Promax, Promax members or any entity, although occasionally articles that appear on Daily Brief may serve members’ or others’ promotional interests.

Daily Brief adheres to journalistic standards. That means its primary goals are fairness, accuracy, integrity and truth. Daily Brief’s reporters, writers and editors are tasked with presenting all sides of a story, as well as quoting sources with precision.

To that end, Daily Brief’s reporters, writers and editors may agree to share on-the-record quotes with interviewees and sources prior to publication. Quotes may be “cleaned up” prior to publication, with “ums” removed or extraneous words deleted, but all quotes must be presented as close to the original as possible, with the speaker’s intent and context fully preserved.

While on-the-record quotes may be shared ahead of publication for approval, it is not Daily Brief’s policy to share entire stories with subjects prior to publication. This is standard journalistic practice so as to avoid giving control over the reporting, writing and presentation to the other entity, as well as to avoid having any conflict of interest.

Incorrect facts — no matter how small — can and should be corrected as soon as possible. If a fact isn’t entirely wrong, but is under question or is subjective in nature, it may also be noted in a correction. Daily Brief’s small team checks its own facts. That said, Daily Brief’s reporters, writers and editors are not expected and are not obligated to make changes to subjective phrases, such as descriptions, for subjective reasons or objections.

It is not Daily Brief’s objective to present any company or entity — whether Promax member or not — in a favorable or an unfavorable light. It is Daily Brief’s mission to cover the business of TV media marketing, with fairness, truth, accuracy and integrity. As a result, one entity’s positive phrasing may be another’s negative phrasing, with a constant aim on keeping the story fair, accurate and truthful.

Stylistically, Daily Brief refers to the AP Stylebook.

Submissions to Hot Spots are guided by an FAQ. Both Hot Spots and The Work selections are chosen by Daily Brief’s editorial team from submissions as well as their own searches. Selections are subject to Daily Brief’s editorial process.


Entries tagged with: Hot-spots

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Hot Spots HBO Season 3 Date Announce Teases How, What, When of ‘Westworld’

Drama starring Evan Rachel Wood returns March 15, 2020.

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Series starring Christina Hendricks, Retta and Mae Whitman returns Sunday, Feb. 16.

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Hot Spots The Corgis Are Coming in CNN’s ‘The Windsors’

Loyalkaspar employed five adorable dogs in making of :15 tease.

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Hot Spots Aliens Overcome Earth in ‘War of the Worlds’ Main…

Huge Designs UK uses distortion to capture aliens' point of view in main-title sequence.

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Hot Spots Girls Fight to Thrive in Ukraine’s ‘Ladette to Lady’

Reality series featuring young women trying to change their lives airs on Ukraine's New Channel.

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Hot Spots HLN Freezes Key Moments to Tout Original Series Lineup

Spot promotes 'Very Scary People,' 'Lies, Crimes and Video,' 'How It Really Happened: Boston Bomber,' 'Vengeance: Coworkers'…

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Hot Spots Imaginary Forces Heads to the Stars ‘For All Mankind’

Main titles for Apple TV+ original series stick with geometric gold and black palette.

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Hot Spots Season 3 of ‘Grown-ish’ Marches Back to Freeform

Youth-focused cable network teams with production company NuContext on dynamic dance spot.

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Hot Spots Google Showcases Heroes in Its ‘Year in Search 2019’

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Hot Spots Even Snowmen Want to Feel Part of Things in France TV Spot

French public broadcaster creates short film to celebrate holiday together time.

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Hot Spots YouTube Tries to Rewind 2018 Hate with 2019 Version

This year's video includes top lists of fan favorites.

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Hot Spots Xbox Series X is Coming to Power Your Dreams

New 4K game console is coming Holiday 2020.

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Hot Spots Fairy Tales’ Dark Side Revealed in CBS All Access’…

Main titles by Imaginary Forces use symbolic imagery to recall classic tales.

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Hot Spots Elena’s Love for Beto is Real in Spot for ‘De Vuelta…

Agency Circus Grey created short film to promote Peru's most popular telenovela.

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Hot Spots WPIX New York Wishes Everyone Happy Holidays

Station repurposes homegrown campaign for festive season.

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Hot Spots Netflix Asks Ethical Questions in Main Titles for ‘Unnatural…

Radley Studios produced main titles for its four-part documentary.

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Hot Spots Number 8 Takes Many Forms in CCTV Rebrand

Brand Energies gives ever-changing logo a Chinese, as well as more global, feel.

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Hot Spots ‘Clash of Clans’ Stages Epic Winter Dance Battle

What begins as simple ice-skating evolves into a full-out war in Psyop's trailer.

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Hot Spots No One Can Wait for Return of HBO’s ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’

Mocean's season 10 trailer gets right to the point.

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Hot Spots Studio Moross Sashays Through 2019 MTV EMAs Main Titles

Director Alex Grigg creates bold animation for opening of European music awards.

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Hot Spots Celebrate ‘Silicon Valley’‘s ‘RussFest’…

Season six of HBO Emmy-nominated comedy is its last.

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Hot Spots Spillt Dives Into ESPN’s ‘Backstory’

Opening sequence shows host Don Van Natta Jr. getting to bottom of sports controversies.

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Hot Spots 2C Has Fun Mashing Up ‘Wheel of Fortune,’ ‘Jeopardy!’

Top game shows often air together in top markets.

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Hot Spots Anatomy of Eye Evokes Entire World in ‘See’ Main…

Imaginary Forces designed opening-title sequence for Apple TV+ series.

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Hot Spots AlterEgo is ‘Chasing Shadows’ for AMC Premiere

Silver Spring, Md.-based agency loops audio to represent how investigator seeks patterns.

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Hot Spots BBC Reminds Voters Which House Really Matters

Campaign riffs on fact that UK prime minister resides at number 10 Dowling Street.

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Hot Spots Are You Ready to Binge on British?

BBC, ITV launch British streaming service BritBox.

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Hot Spots The Acid House Tinges Singapore in Teal, Fucshia for ‘Stand-Up…

Comedy Central Asia prepping to launch fourth season of comedy show from Singapore.

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Hot Spots CNN Makes Most of Brand Usage Video

CNN's Richard Quest makes anything he narrates sound amazing.

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Hot Spots E! to Heat Up ‘The Soup’ Again in Early 2020

Jade Catta-Preta endures soup being dumped on her in nostalgic spot for revived show.

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Hot Spots NFL Celebrates 50 Seasons of ‘Monday Night Football’

Evolve Studios reviews five decades of 'Monday Night Football' in new open.

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Hot Spots Top 5 Hot Spots: October 2019

Featuring ‘Daily Brief’'s five-most viewed Hot Spots last month.

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Apple TV+ original series stars Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon and Steve Carell.

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Hot Spots Amazon Series, Movies Are ‘Unstoppable Together’

With help from agency trio of Northern Lights, Mr Wonderful and SuperExploder.

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Hot Spots Like KD and Kyrie Irving, Common is Going With Brooklyn

YES Networks' spot for Brooklyn Nets makes the most of those four little words.

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Hot Spots TSN Goes Mega With Mixed Media for Toronto Raptors Open

Dynamic sequence features fans rooting on World Championship squad in team's own colors.

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Hot Spots Dish Encourages Viewers to Never Watch Alone

Spooky animation comes from Los Angeles-based Jonas & Co.

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Hot Spots Zombies Get Freaked Out by Noches de Ultratumba on UniMás

Spanish-language network featured horror movies every Saturday night in October.

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Hot Spots Syfy Teams with KitKat for Branded Halloween Break

Small Giant assembles the elements for spooky, fun spot.

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Hot Spots Red Silk Blankets Everything in Main Titles for ‘Catherine…

Blood, ocean waves, the color of Mother Russia are all symbolized in Elastic's main-title sequence for HBO limited series.

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Season five of adventure series moves to new network and features new celebrities.

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Hot Spots ITV2 Recruits Halloween’s Finest for Blood Drives

The Blood Squad wants to draw your blood.

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Hot Spots Elastic Shines Light on ‘Nancy Drew’ Main Titles

New CW series is a retelling of the teenaged sleuth.

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Hot Spots Community Equals Home for WTNH Hartford, Conn.

Nexstar-owned ABC affiliate emphasizes its market's important stories.

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Hot Spots BET Peeks Behind Closed Doors for Tyler Perry’s ‘The…

Tyler Perry's take on a fictional White House premieres Wednesday, Oct. 23.

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Hot Spots Players Flicker Between Worlds in ‘LoL’ World Championship…

Riot Games released film ahead of five-week global tournament.

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Hot Spots Fox Networks Group Turkey Checks Into ‘The Fox Grand Hotel’

Partners with Turkish agency Rafineri to introduce new TV season.

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Hot Spots Top 5 Hot Spots: September 2019

Featuring ‘Daily Brief’'s five-most viewed Hot Spots last month.

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Hot Spots Bonsai3 Uses All the Colors of ESPN’s UEFA Champions League

Paints a picture of passion and hope as new international soccer season begins.

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Hot Spots Inside Looks Like Outside in ‘Gears 5’ Main Titles

Elastic creates incredibly high-resolution sequence for latest iteration of game from The Coalition.

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Hot Spots SBS World Movies Transports Viewers Every Night

Australian movie channel offers viewers movies every night at 7:30 pm.

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Hot Spots Dog the Bounty Hunter Pays A Visit to WGN America

Network crafts welcome for reality TV star with help from Big Door Studios.

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Hot Spots ‘Batwoman’ Prepares to Don Batman’s Suit

Latest series in Greg Berlanti's 'Arrowverse' airs Monday nights on The CW.

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Hot Spots IFC Wishes Matt Damon Happy Bourne Day

Network celebrates Damon's birthday by airing all three Bourne movies.

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Hot Spots The ‘Top Gear’ Guys Have Been Everywhere

And MotorTrend shows that off in its new 'Top Gear Ultimate Collection' on streaming.

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Hot Spots Don Porfirio’s Friendly Creatures Populate Promax Latino…

Merida, Mexico-based studio contributed its talents to this year's celebration.

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Hot Spots It Takes More Than Objects to Make a Man in Netflix’s ‘The…

Elastic's main titles reveal what goes into creating the perfect politician for series starring Ben Platt, Gwyneth Paltrow.

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Hot Spots HLN to Revive ‘Forensic Files’ in February

After airing repeats of series for years, network is adding new episodes in 2020.

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Hot Spots Players Come From All Over to Compete in Overwatch Grand Finals

Golden Wolf, Psyop team up on gorgeous animated trailer for e-sports final.

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Hot Spots DC Universe’s ‘Titans’ Introduces Deathstroke…

Esai Morales portrays mercenary assassin in streaming series.

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Hot Spots Apple TV + Imagines A World in Which Women Went to Space

'For All Mankind' retells the story of the US' space race against the Soviet Union.

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Hot Spots ‘Contact’ Evolves in Quick Main-Title Sequence

Fivestone Entertainment takes title through many iterations for Discovery.

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Hot Spots Disney+ Emphasizes ‘We Are All Connected’ in Latest…

Spot showcases all the coveted content that will be included under Disney+ umbrella.

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Hot Spots Fantastical Creatures Populate Amazon’s ‘Carnival…

Elastic studies details of fairies and other creatures in main titles for Amazon drama.

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Hot Spots Top 5 Hot Spots: August 2019

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Hot Spots Lisa Ling Gets Real on CNN’s ‘This Is Life’

Minted Content walks viewers through a school before focusing on Ling and her message.

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Hot Spots Who’s Hiding Behind the Masks in Fox’s ‘Masked…

Fox's weird but appealing singing competition series returns Sept. 25.

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Hot Spots Murder Investigator Paul Holes Sees the World Differently

Production company Aggressive illustrates that thought process in spot for Oxygen's new true-crime series.

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Hot Spots AV Squad Leans Into the ‘70s for ‘A Very Brady Renovation’

Property Bros. Drew and Jonathan Scott redo original Brady house for HGTV.

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Hot Spots Alec Baldwin Tries His Hand at Teaching Theater

Ahead of Comedy Central's 'Roast of Alec Baldwin,' the students aren't so impressed.

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Hot Spots Dan Patrick ‘Rocks the House’ on AT&T Audience…

Every weekday morning is lights, cameras and action on 'The Dan Patrick Show.'

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Hot Spots Bigstar Animates ‘The Walking Dead’’s Pledge to Survive

Season 10 of ‘The Walking Dead’ premieres Oct. 6 on AMC.

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Hot Spots CBS All Access Puts Comic Book Twist on ‘Why Women Kill’

Series chronicles marital murder in cheeky main title sequence.

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Hot Spots Former High-School Thespians Seek Their ‘Encore’…

Trailer by AV Squad shows what happens when adults relive their musical theater dreams.

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Hot Spots AT&T’s ‘Mr Mercedes’ Is Still on the Case…

Stephen King-inspired series returns Tuesday, Sept. 10, at 10 p.m. ET/PT on DirecTV.

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Hot Spots The Shop Captures Creepiness of NXIVM Cult for Lifetime

Victims continually repeat "yes, master" as screams are heard in the background.

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Hot Spots Frame Takes MTV Denmark to Festival Fridays

Graphics-heavy spot captures all the fun, none of the hangover of international festival scene.

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Hot Spots The CW Gives Supernatural Slant to Reimagining of ‘Nancy…

"I don't believe in ghosts," Drew says in this trailer. "I believe in looking for the truth."

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Hot Spots Showtime Updates ‘Affair’ Main Titles Ahead of Final…

Main-character portraits seem to crumble into dust as show wraps up.

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Hot Spots State Design Creates Trippy Visuals for Final Season of FX’s…

X-Men-inspired series concluded its run Aug. 12.

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Hot Spots Jude Law Struts His Stuff as HBO’s ‘New Pope’

Back at the Vatican, John Malkovich holds court.

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Hot Spots Fox Hopes Emmy Fever Spreads Round the World

Fox has fun with CGI, inserting Emmys into recognizable locations all over the world.

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Hot Spots Jay Leno Returns to the Road in CNBC Series

New season of 'Jay Leno's Garage' features stars such as Kevin Hart, John Travolta, Billy Joel and more.

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Hot Spots Everyone Knows ‘ET’‘s First Six Notes

From Kaley Cuoco to Dwayne Johnson to Oprah Winfrey to Tom Hanks, everyone knows that iconic theme song.

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Hot Spots Kirsten Dunst Ladders Up to ‘Becoming a God in Central…

Main titles by Sony Creative Center represent main character's journey.

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Hot Spots Codemasters’ ‘Grid’ Revs Up With Sophie and…

Trailer pairs life-like CGI with on-point music.

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Hot Spots Serpents Strike in Teaser for FX’s ‘Mayans MC’…

Spot takes viewer deep into the heart of the machine.

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Hot Spots The NFL is Ready to Return for its 100th Season

Spot is set to Archie Eversole’s 2002 anthem "We Ready."

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Hot Spots INSP Times AC/DC’s ‘TNT’ to Family’s…

Otteson family blows things up all through Nevada desert in attempt to find turquoise treasure.

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Hot Spots Elastic Captures Creepiness of A&E’s ‘Ghost Hunters’

New season premieres Aug. 21.

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Hot Spots Danny Yount Teases 1960s London in Main Titles for Epix’…

Sepia-toned main titles take viewer through story of how former SAS solder Alfred Pennyworth became Batman's butler.

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Hot Spots CNN Spotlights War Correspondent Clarissa Ward In Brand Spot

Campaign, "Go There," reveals breadth and depth of network's news presence.

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Natural-history series narrated by Lupita Nyong'o.

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Hot Spots The Gang Returns for Fox’s ‘BH90210’ Reboot

Reboot premiered Wednesday, Aug. 7 at 9/8 c.

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Show starring Allison Tolman starts with a plane crash, just like another smash ABC show.

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