Tag: Celebrity

Meet The Creative Business Mind Behind Many Iconic Celebrity Looks

When celebrities arrive on a red carpet or at a special event, they seem so naturally put together with bold hair looks that make a statement, often inspiring an attempt at imitation by the public during their next salon appointment. However, a trendsetting hair moment captured by countless photographers and shared almost instantaneously around the world has become a major business in its own right. And for Chris Appleton, award-winning celebrity hairstylist, business is booming.

Appleton, 37, discovered his passion for hairstyling when he was around nine years old in his hometown of Leicester, England, using his mom as his first hair subject and quickly realizing the power of hairstyling going far beyond just the physical look. “I used to do her hair and I wanted to make her look like a Hollywood star,” Appleton recalls about his mom. “I

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Facebook Focuses on Small Businesses, Ignores Celebrity Pause

(Bloomberg) — Civil rights groups escalated their campaign to encourage boycotts of Facebook Inc. this week. Their #StopHateForProfit initiative, which already convinced scores of top-tier companies to pull advertising in July, rallied celebrities to stop posting on Facebook-owned Instagram on Wednesday.



a screen shot of a computer: The Facebook Inc. application is displayed for a photograph on an Apple Inc. iPhone in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. Facebook is struggling to respond to growing demands from Washington to explain how the personal data of millions of its users could be exploited by a consulting firm that helped Donald Trump win the presidency.


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The Facebook Inc. application is displayed for a photograph on an Apple Inc. iPhone in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. Facebook is struggling to respond to growing demands from Washington to explain how the personal data of millions of its users could be exploited by a consulting firm that helped Donald Trump win the presidency.

But Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s chief operating officer, appears unfazed. She’s been spending the last few months worrying about a bigger advertising problem: the Covid-19 crisis, and how it threatens to shutter small businesses.

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The majority of Facebook’s advertising revenue doesn’t come from the major brands, like Verizon

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Beauty and the Geek, Celebrity Apprentice Australia, MAFS, Lego Masters and a new superbrand

2021 will see Nine bring back its tentpole reality formats – The Block, Married At First Sight, Australian Ninja Warrior and Lego Masters – alongside some new formats including Beauty and the Geek and Celebrity Apprentice Australia.

The content slate announced at Nine’s 2021 upfronts event also saw the media company announce its latest ‘superbrand’ – Money. The Money cross-platform superbrand will live across television, radio, newspapers and digital, fronted by financial journalist Brooke Corte.

It was announced earlier this year that Seven had swiped The Voice from Nine after CEO Hugh Marks said the format was too expensive for its commercial value. To replace it in the slate, Nine is revamping Beauty and the Geek, fronted by Love Island Australia host Sophie Monk, with the producers of MAFS at the helm.

The show, which ran for six seasons on Seven until 2014, has been revamped for 2021, promises Nine,

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