JP Mangalindan, Business Insider

JP Mangalindan

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West Hollywood, CA, United States

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Recent articles by JP:

I attended Netflix's trans employee protest, and it was filled with passionate speeches and tense moments

Over 100 people assembled on Wednesday to protest Netflix, which has been under fire for supporting Dave Chappelle's stand-up special, "The Closer." → Read More

HBO Max's data science chief, whose team helped the streamer add 14 million customers, reveals audience insights and what she looks for when she's hiring

WarnerMedia SVP of data & AI Duan Peng and her team analyze troves of data and utilize the insights therein to drive subscriber engagement and retention. → Read More

The trans activist who organized Netflix protest believes co-CEO Ted Sarandos' is 'out of touch' and people of color around him 'don't understand intersectionality'

Challenging Netflix co-CEO Ted Sarandos' remarks about the controversy over Dave Chappelle's special, rally organizer Ashlee Marie Preston said, "Perhaps some of the POC or marginalized folks around him don't understand intersectionality." → Read More

How the D'Amelios make their millions: We mapped out the sprawling business of TikTok's most famous family

TikTok's first family has become a multimillion-dollar enterprise, with a series of revenue streams and apparatus of personnel. → Read More

What is it about 'Squid Game'? How the South Korean horror series stunned Hollywood and even Netflix with its global popularity.

Netflix's foreign-language series "Squid Game" is a runaway hit for the streamer and a global culture phenomenon, with memes on social media and increased sales in Halloween costumes. → Read More

Ozy CEO Carlos Watson says the company isn't 'some house of cards.' Sources say it still faces big challenges with advertisers, staffers.

Advertising giants WPP and Dentsu have pulled ads from Ozy, while other ad sources expressed wariness about spending on the embattled site. → Read More

18 current and former Ozy employees say there've been widespread internal doubts about the company's stated audience, 80-hour work weeks, and a 'cult of Carlos'

A New York Times report has sparked questions about the start-up media company's future. → Read More

Sundance hires Toronto Film Festival exec Joana Vicente as new CEO of the organization that hosts star-packed annual independent film fest

The Sundance Institute, which holds the annual Sundance Film Festival, announced the appointment of an award-winning filmmaker as its newest CEO. → Read More

We spent a day with Lance Bass, the former NSYNC band member. He's now a bar owner, dad-to-be, and reality TV judge who's developing TV shows and movies.

Lance Bass offered a peek into his life after NSYNC, including twins on the way, TV pitches and elaborate fall decor at his Sherman Oaks, California home. → Read More

Inside Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop: An exec exodus, complaints of low salaries, and pandemic burnout

At least 140 Goop staffers appear to have left since September 2019, including a number of VPs and directors, according to a review of LinkedIn data. → Read More

I tried a workout at the hot LA gym where TikTok stars Addison Rae, Josh Richards, and Bryce Hall sweat it out. It was an intense experience.

The Dogpound in West Hollywood caters to clients like Justin Bieber with intense full-body workouts. But is it worth the price of entry? → Read More

A day in the life of 'Shang-Chi' stuntman Andy Le, who trained Simu Liu and plays the Death Dealer in the Marvel box office hit

Martial artist Ande Le, who has a supporting role in "Shang-Chi," recalled a memorable day on the Sydney, Australia set of the Marvel film. → Read More

LinkedIn is pouring $25 million into efforts to support creators, starting with a Creator Accelerator program

With a $25 million push, the professional social network LinkedIn is trying to capture some of the creator buzz that platforms like TikTok are generating. → Read More

Data scientists are in high demand in Hollywood, say top headhunters, as analytics guide streamers' tech, distribution, and even storytelling

The hottest, most crucial new roles in Hollywood center on digital processes, innovation, and data, say top media and entertainment headhunters. → Read More

We spent the day with TikTok star Josh Richards, as he works to expand into VC, Hollywood projects, and energy drinks

TikTok star and former Sway House member Josh Richards offered Insider a rare glimpse into a busy day at his sprawling Encino, California home. → Read More

Reaching out to 5 followers every day creates a 'diehard' fan base for influencers, says a manager who has helped Bhad Bhabie and more artists build platforms

Adam Kluger, who has worked with Britney Spears and Jason Derulo, reveals tips for creators to earn a legion of loyal followers. → Read More

Seeking nominations for the top media startups in LA

Insider is putting together a list of the most compelling, innovative media startups in Los Angeles that are shaping the tech and entertainment industries. → Read More

5 things the global president of Keds shoes always packs when traveling

Including current reads, her favorite Glossier products, and of course, her choice pair of Keds. → Read More

What to pack: 5 things the CEO of Barry's Bootcamp always takes traveling

Here are the five essentials the fitness-focused chief executive never travels without. → Read More

5 things actor Scott Eastwood always packs when traveling

The actor says he hasn’t checked in luggage in well over a decade. → Read More