FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Sondra Contino, Lawless Entertainment, (949) 419-6156, Sondra@LawlessEnt.com
Los Angeles, CA, April 5, 2017 – Lawless Entertainment is delighted to announce the release of The Swan Princess: Royally Undercover, the seventh full-length feature in the Swan Princess franchise. The DVD was released by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment in the US on March 28, 2017, and will be released over the coming months throughout the world.
The newest installment of the beloved animated franchise follows the enchanting tale of young Princess Alise and her friends, as they embark on a new adventure, where they solve a royal mystery using their detective skills and spy gadgets. Featuring fan-favorite characters and all new faces, this next installment is the perfect fit for a new generation of Swan Princess fans, as well as nostalgic fans of the franchise.
Directed by Richard Rich from a story by Richard Rich and Brian Nissen, and a screenplay by Brian Nissen, The Swan Princess: Royally Undercover was produced by Jared F. Brown, Richard Rich, and Seldon O. Young.
The Swan Princess started as a 1994 animated, musical, fantasy film based on the ballet “Swan Lake” and followed the love story of Odette, The Swan Princess, and Prince Derek. The adventures of Princess Odette and Prince Derek have continued with six fully animated sequels.
“This brand and its fans are constantly requesting that The Swan Princess expand. We are so pleased to offer entertainment to two generations of fans with this unique franchise. Royally Undercover is a fun addition to our collection of family films.” says Seldon Young, creator and owner of The Swan Princess.
“Swan Princess: Royally Undercover continues to provide entertainment and fun to the Swan Princess fans worldwide,” says Cathy Malatesta, President of Lawless Entertainment.
Lawless Entertainment represents worldwide The Swan Princess brand for licensing, merchandising and publishing (except for India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Indonesia, Thailand, SEAsia, Philippines, Greater China and North China).
Lawless Entertainment will feature The Swan Princess at Booth B103 at Licensing International Expo in Las Vegas May 24-25, 2017 and is seeking licensees in all categories. Please contact Sondra Contino (Sondra@lawlessent.com) to schedule your meeting today.
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About Lawless Entertainment
Lawless Entertainment is a Los Angeles-based company that creates, co-produces, distributes and markets both animated and live-action programming throughout the world for both film and television that is headed up by President Cathy Malatesta. Lawless works with content providers and has relationships with top film, television, home video, online and mobile distribution entities throughout the world.
For more information contact Sondra Contino at (949) 419-6156 or visit www.lawlessent.com.
About The Swan Princess
The Swan Princess is one of the strongest animated Princess franchises in the world! It was the #1 selling video in the United States upon its original release and with its sequels has sold millions of DVDs globally. Distributed by SONY Pictures Worldwide, the original film was one of the last animated feature films to be made entirely of the traditional hand-drawn animation. With the addition of its sequels, The Swan Princess is one of only a few major franchises with 8 or more 80-minute length movies. Swan Princess Partners continues to focus on creating and producing family content that is value driven, which has resulted in a huge base of fans throughout the world who remember the films fondly and can sing, by heart, many of the fantastic songs from the series, including the Golden Globe nominated song of love lasting “Far Longer Than Forever.” They constantly find millennials who proclaim that “I grew up with The Swan Princess!” and they are excited to learn that the company is continuing to tell her stories.
About Sony Pictures Worldwide
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (SPHE) is a Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) company. Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) is a subsidiary of Sony Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of Tokyo-based Sony Corporation. SPE’s global operations encompass motion picture production, acquisition and distribution, television production, acquisition and distribution, television networks, digital content creation and distribution, operation of studio facilities, and development of new entertainment products, services and technologies. For additional information, go to http://www.sonypictures.com.