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Dan Lin’s Rideback, MRC Announce First Class of Writers and Mentors for TV Incubator

Rideback, Dan Lin’s production company, and MRC have announced the inaugural class of writers and mentors for their TV incubator.  The new TV writers residency program, which was launched in February, offers a paid, eight-month residency program to a group of writers who have each previously been staffed on series and want to create their […]
Tags: News, Mrc, Dan Lin, Rideback, Rideback Dan Lin

MRC researchers discover how eating feeds into the body clock

The Medical Research Council (MRC)-funded study, published today in the journal Cell, is the first to identify insulin as a primary signal that helps communicate the timing of meals to the cellular clocks located across our body, commonly known as the body clock.
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MRC Appoints Elise Henderson to Lead TV Division

Elise Henderson has been tapped as the new President of TV at MRC, Variety has learned. In her new role, the former SVP of Development for UCP will oversee MRC’s slate of in-development and current programming, which includes “House of Cards” and “Ozark.” She will also oversee the company’s multiple joint venture and strategic production partnerships. […]
Tags: News, Mrc, SVP, Elise Henderson, MRC Variety

No, David Barton, Vaccines Don’t Contain Parts of Aborted Fetuses

David Barton (left); Eric Metaxas (right) In addition to history, David Barton often tries his hand at distorting other subjects as well. On his Wallbuilders Live program (which is taped) yesterday, Barton said the following about vaccines: This is a big fight that’s going on now with the vaccinations. There’s a whole bunch of people that do not like their kids participating in vaccinations for several reasons. One is that so many vaccinations now contain parts of aborted fetuses. So, just as a ...
Tags: Health, David, United States, Abortion, Catholic Church, Infertility, Mrc, David Barton, Pro-life, Barton, Eric Metaxas, National Catholic Bioethics Center, Anti-vax, Pontifical Academy for Life, NCBC, Walvax

A More Immersive Gaming Experience!

Virtual reality harnesses the power to completely immerse the user within a game, and momentarily transport them to another world. However, this illusion is promptly broken when there is an absence of haptic feedback at a time where it is needed. This is where the team at ENTWURFREICH saw room for improvement, and their solution came in the form of the Mixed Reality Controller!This intriguing piece of kit conceals several linear motors that are built-in to the unique form. These provide the user...
Tags: Gaming, Design, Technology, Product Design, Mrc, ENTWURFREICH, Mixed Reality Controller

European rum brand E&A Scheer picks up funding from Riverside

The Riverside Company has made an investment in E&A Scheer, a European rum brand. No financial terms were disclosed. Allen & Overy and Advocatenkantoor Parmentier provided legal counsel to Riverside on the transaction for Riverside. PRESS RELEASE The Riverside Company, a global private equity firm, has made a significant investment in E&A Scheer (Scheer), the largest global blender and vendor of premium rum in bulk. With origins dating back to 1712, Scheer specializes in sourcing and custom-blen...
Tags: Trends, Blackrock, Mrc, Riverside, Amsterdam Netherlands, Batavia, North America Europe, Corp, Bain Company, Langer, Scheer, Riverside Company, PE Deals, Jeroen Lenssen, Riverside Company The Riverside Company, Scheer Scheer

Phil Lord and Chris Miller’s Next Movie is a Live-Action Sci-Fi Adventure Called ‘The Last Human’

The next movie from Phil Lord and Chris Miller will see the duo heading back into the live-action realm after they conquered animation, spawning a multimillion dollar franchise with their surprise hit The LEGO Movie and shepherding last year’s critical darling Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse to possible Oscar success. Lord and Miller’s latest film, a sci-fi feature called The Last Human, has sparked a heated bidding war between several studios that landed them an eight-figure deal with Sony/T...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Sci-fi, Sony, Annie, Phil Lord, Chris Miller, Warner Bros, Mrc, Miller, Emma, Golden Globe, TriStar Pictures, Rodney Rothman, Fox Disney, Phil Lord And Chris Miller

Starz Gives Counterpart The Axe

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Starz gives Counterpart the axe Despite two highly acclaimed seasons for the premium cable network, the sci-fi espionage thriller Counterpart will not be getting a third season from Starz, according to The Hollywood Reporter. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googl...
Tags: Twitter, TV, Movies, Berlin, United Nations, TV News, Starz, Mrc, Howard, Justin, Justin Marks, Marks, James Cromwell, ComingSoon, Carmi Zlotnik, Media Rights Capital

‘Counterpart’ Cancelled at Starz After Two Seasons

Starz has pulled the plug on the J.K. Simmons spy drama “Counterpart” after two seasons. The drama hailed from MRC and Anonymous Content. The series airs its final episode on Sunday. Showrunner and creator Justin Marks disclosed the cancellation Monday morning via Twitter. Thank you to everyone who made this journey so special for us. […]
Tags: News, Starz, Mrc, Simmons, Justin Marks, Counterpart, Starz After Two Seasons, Twitter Thank

Digital Interventions to Reduce Sedentary Behaviors of Office Workers: Scoping Review

Background: There is a clear public health need to reduce office workers’ sedentary behaviors (SBs), especially in the workplace. Digital technologies are increasingly being deployed in the workplace to measure and modify office workers’ SBs. However, knowledge of the range and nature of research on this topic is limited; it also remains unclear to what extent digital interventions have exploited the technological possibilities. Objective: This study aimed to investigate the technological landsc...
Tags: Health, Google, Mrc, ATF, Reduce Sedentary Behaviors of Office Workers, UK Medical Research Council MRC

Dan Lin’s Rideback, MRC Launch TV Drama Incubator

Dan Lin’s production company, Rideback, and Media Rights Capital (MRC) have partnered to launch the Rideback TV Incubator. The incubator offers a paid, eight-month residency program to a group of eight writers who have each previously been staffed on series and want to create their own drama series for cable and streaming. The goal of […]
Tags: News, Mrc, Dan Lin, Media Rights Capital MRC, Rideback, Rideback MRC Launch TV Drama Incubator

Kumail Nanjiani and Issa Rae Will Fall in Love in Rom-Com ‘The Lovebirds’ From ‘The Big Sick’ Director Michael Showalter

There’s nothing insecure about this (big) sick casting. Kumail Nanjiani and Issa Rae are about to sweep each other off their feet in the upcoming romantic-comedy The Lovebirds, which will see Nanjiani reteaming with his The Big Sick director Michael Showalter. Read more about The Lovebirds cast below. The Hollywood Reporter broke the news that Nanjiani and Rae will star as the leads in The Lovebirds cast, which has been picked up by Paramount. Written by Aaron Abrams, Brendan Gall, and Marti...
Tags: Hbo, Comedy, Movies, Romance, Casting, Paramount Pictures, Mrc, Rae, Showalter, Kumail Nanjiani, Nanjiani, Issa Rae, Michael Showalter, Martin Gero, The Lovebirds, Issa Rae Will

Montana Outdoor Group Acquires Montana Rifle Company

Mountain Rifle Company Model 1999 Custom Action Kalispell, Mont. ( – Montana Outdoor Group, a private investor group, has acquired the Montana Rifle Company (MRC) from Owner and Founder Brian Sipe. According to industry veteran and new CEO Ron Petty, the acquisition was completed in July and new changes were immediately implemented to rejuvenate the facility and increase production capability. Petty commented, “we are extremely excited to acquire this prestigious company and alrea...
Tags: Guns, Mrc, CNC, Petty, Mauser, SCI, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Montana Rifle Company, Brian Sipe, Ron Petty, Montana Outdoor Group, Custom Action Kalispell Mont Ammoland, Montana Rifle Company MRC, Montana Custom Barrel Division, SCI DSC

Major Layoffs At Billboard, Hollywood Reporter

About 22 staffers have been laid off at Billboard and The Hollywood Reported as part of a restructuring by parent company Valance Media.  Dana Miller, chief marketing officer for both publications, was among those cut, according to multiple sources, along with most of her of her New York-based staff.  Billboard magazine managing editor Jayme Klock has also reportedly exited, but it's unclear if that happened just prior to Thursday's layoffs. Valence Media launched just over a year ago as...
Tags: Music, New York, Mrc, Bruce Houghton, Dana Miller, Billboard Hollywood Reporter Media Group, Valence Media, Billboard Hollywood Reporter, Valance Media, Jayme Klock

Goldman Sachs provides $30 mln to video advertising platform Innovid

New York-based Innovid, a video advertising platform, has raised $30 million in funding. The investor was Goldman Sachs’ private capital investing group. In addition to the investment, Holger Staude of Goldman Sachs’ private capital investing group, will join Innovid’s board. PRESS RELEASE NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Innovid, the world’s leading video advertising platform, today announced it has secured $30 million in pre-IPO funding from Goldman Sachs’ Private Capital Investing group. Innovid will...
Tags: New York, Singapore, Trends, Fox, Gartner, Goldman Sachs, Deloitte, North America, Innovid, Adtech, Mrc, CTV, Zvika Netter, PE Deals, Fastest Growing Company, Hillel Moerman

gun safe reset itself

I have a Cannon TS5934 safe and have been using it for about 5 years. I went to open it a few days ago and the passcode wouldn't work. I tried the original factory passcode and it didn't work. Not sure what has happened but I am in contact with Cannon to get the MRC for this safe. Just wanted to put a heads up out there for owners of the Cannon safes with the electronic locks, they can just reset out of the blue, I would suggest getting your MRC and putting it somewhere safe (not in the safe...)...
Tags: Weapon, Firearms General Discussion, Mrc, Cannon

Scriptnotes, Ep 380: Double Ampersand — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hey this is John. And Merry Christmas to those folks who celebrate Christmas. So today’s episode is a short one. It wasn’t really even meant to be an episode originally. What happened was I got invited to do a Q&A with Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh, and Philippa Boyens for Mortal Engines, the movie they were promoting. And it was a great conversation. So I asked for the audio and this is the audio from that conversation because it’...
Tags: London, Netflix, United States, John, John August, Peter Jackson, Tolkien, Mrc, Peter, Philip, Tom, Katherine, Pete, Sean Bean, Boromir, Robbie

A Look Back at 2018 with Google Marketing Platform

With the launch of new solutions and new resources, 2018 has been a busy—and exciting—year. As the calendar turns to 2019, now is a good time to reflect on a few noteworthy moments from 2018. A new brand for ads and analytics We announced Google Marketing Platform, which brought together DoubleClick Digital Marketing and the Google Analytics 360 Suite, to help you plan, buy, measure and optimize digital media and customer experiences in one place. Google Marketing Platform allows you de...
Tags: Google, Google Analytics, Mrc, DoubleClick Digital Marketing, Google Marketing Platform, Cross Device, Advanced Analytics in Analytics

Lionsgate Lands Rian Johnson’s Crime Drama Knives Out

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Lionsgate lands Rian Johnson’s crime drama Knives Out Lionsgate will be partnering with MRC to distribute Rian Johnson’s (Looper, Star Wars: The Last Jedi) crime drama Knives Out, Deadline has confirmed. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMappi...
Tags: Movies, Lionsgate, Danny Boyle, Johnson, Peter Jackson, Agatha Christie, Rian Johnson, Michael Shannon, Mrc, ComingSoon, Movie News, Media Rights Capital, Raul Castillo, Joe Drake, Lionsgate Motion Picture Group, Jamie Lee Curtis Halloween

Murder and Conspiracy Abound in Counterpoint Season 2 Trailer

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Murder and conspiracy abound in Counterpoint Season 2 trailer Starz has unveiled the official trailer for Season 2 of Counterpoint, which promises an intense, action-packed ride full of conspiracy and murder. Check out the Counterpoint Season 2 trailer below! Season 2 of the critically-acclaimed Starz Original series “Counterpart” began production in Berlin in February. The 10-episode second season of the one-hour scripted drama is from creator Justin Marks, Gilbert Film...
Tags: TV, New York, Movies, Berlin, Los Angeles, United Nations, TV News, Starz, Carnegie Mellon University, Mrc, Howard, Justin, Rockford, Middlebury College, Clare, J. k. simmons

UTA Sets Joint TV Production Venture With Valence Media and MRC

UTA is diving into the content financing and production arena, setting a joint venture with Valence Media and MRC to develop TV series. UTA will have a minority stake in the venture to be known as Civic Center Media. The focus will be on offering UTA clients the ability to tap into Civic Center’s resources […]
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Michael Shannon in Talks to Join Rian Johnson’s ‘Knives Out’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Michael Shannon is in talks to join the A-list ensemble being assembled for Rian Johnson’s next pic “Knives Out,” which currently stars Daniel Craig and Chris Evans. Lakeith Stanfield is also on board with MRC financing. Johnson is writing and directing and will produce with his producing partner Ram Bergman. Plot details are vague but […]
Tags: News, Daniel Craig, Johnson, Rian Johnson, Michael Shannon, Mrc, Ram Bergman, Knives Out, Chris Evans Lakeith Stanfield

House of Cards Season 6 Trailer: Defend Your Destiny

BEGIN SLIDESHOW House of Cards season 6 trailer: Defend your destiny Netflix has released the official trailer for the upcoming sixth and final season of House of Cards, highlighting how the first female president will not go down without a fight. Check out House of Cards Season 6 trailer below! Golden Globe winner and Emmy Award nominee Robin Wright (Wonder Woman) returns as Claire Underwood, the President of the United States in the series. She’s joined by series newcomers and Academy A...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, United States, TV News, BAFTA, House Of Cards, Streaming, Patricia Clarkson, Screen Actors Guild, David Fincher, Mrc, Andrew Davies, Greg Kinnear, Robin Wright, Golden Globe

Chris Evans Joins Daniel Craig in Rian Johnson’s Knives Out

Chris Evans joins Daniel Craig in Rian Johnson’s Knives Out Chris Evans continues to stack his post-Avengers career schedule, signing on to star in Rian Johnson’s Knives Out, according to Deadline. The actor, who recently bid adieu to Captain America, is set to join Daniel Craig in the “red-hot murder mystery,” which has apparently received a lot of buzz on account of MRC’s big money deal for it out of Toronto. RELATED: Rian Johnson’s Knives Out Lands Backer, Will Shoot in November Johnson wr...
Tags: Apple, Movies, Toronto, America, Danny Boyle, Evans, Daniel Craig, Greenland, Johnson, Chris Evans, Agatha Christie, Rian Johnson, Neill Blomkamp, Mrc, Jacob, Tom Holland

3, including Caltech researcher, win chemistry Nobel; findings led to best-selling drug

By JIM HEINTZ and DAVID KEYTON STOCKHOLM  — Three researchers who “harnessed the power of evolution” to produce enzymes and antibodies that have led to a new best-selling drug and biofuels won the Nobel Prize in chemistry on Wednesday. Frances Arnold of the California Institute of Technology was awarded half of the $1.01 million prize, while the other half will be shared by George Smith of the University of Missouri and Gregory Winter of the MRC molecular biology lab in Cambridge, England. The R...
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Rashida Jones’ Le Train Train Productions Inks First-Look TV Pact With MRC

Rashida Jones has planted her flag with MRC, setting up a first-look TV development pact with the indie studio. Jones and her producing partner, Will McCormack, will develop projects for MRC through their Le Train Train production banner. The pair at present are exec producers on TNT’s “Claws” and the Jones starrer “Angie Tribeca.” Jones […]
Tags: News, TNT, Jones, Mrc, Rashida Jones, Will McCormack, Le Train Train, Angie Tribeca Jones

The Official House of Cards Season 6 Teaser Trailer is Here!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The official House of Cards season 6 teaser trailer is here! Netflix has released a new teaser trailer for the upcoming sixth and final season of House of Cards, highlighting the obstacles that Robin Wright’s character Claire Underwood will have to face when she assumes the presidency. Check out the video below! RELATED: House of Cards Season 6: Meet the Shepherd Family Golden Globe winner and Emmy Award nominee Robin Wright (Wonder Woman) returns as Claire Underwood, th...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, United States, TV News, BAFTA, House Of Cards, Patricia Clarkson, Screen Actors Guild, David Fincher, Mrc, Andrew Davies, Greg Kinnear, Robin Wright, Golden Globe, Diane Lane

New MRC accreditations and partners for Google and YouTube ads measurement

Is my marketing working? It sounds like a simple question, but in today's complex environment, answering it correctly is a challenge. To help advance advertising measurement, we’ve invested in third-party accreditations through the Media Rating Council (MRC), and partnerships with leading measurement technology providers. Together, these efforts help ensure that the metrics our advertising solutions deliver are trusted, align with industry standards, and can be compared across providers.Today, w...
Tags: Google, Australia, Youtube, France, Italy, Video Ads, Display Ads, Nielsen, Mrc, Interactive Advertising Bureau IAB, Media Rating Council MRC, Bob Liodice, Doubleverify, Google Ads, Integral Ad Science IAS, George Ivie

New ways to measure from impression to impact in Display & Video 360

Today’s consumers are accessing media from a broader variety of devices and in more moments than ever before. To be successful, marketers need to know whether ads had a chance to be seen, how many people saw them, and if they changed perception or behavior along the consumer journey.That’s why we’re announcing new capabilities in Display & Video 360 for measuring viewability, reach, and brand lift across media sources and properties. Enabling custom metrics with Active View Research has consiste...
Tags: Google, Mrc, Interactive Advertising Bureau IAB, Media Rating Council MRC, Google Marketing Platform, Unique Reach, Brand Lift, Steven Pollack, Media Communications Nestlé With

LA Golf Shafts: Same Strategy New Arena

In March of this year, LA Golf Shafts officially acquired the inventory, assets, and patents from the now-defunct Matrix Shafts. Once upon a time, Matrix was a purveyor of high quality and high dollar shafts, but in recent years it suffered a variety of financial wounds, many of which were self-inflicted. Perhaps the most egregious misstep was selling shafts in the aftermarket for nearly the same price as a complete club with the same shaft. Not many consumers are going to pay $199 for a shaft w...
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