FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Sondra Contino, Lawless Entertainment, (949) 419-6156, [email protected]
Los Angeles, CA, June 7, 2016 – Lawless Entertainment is thrilled to announce the premier of the first five episodes of the “Eddie is a Yeti” animated series.
“Eddie is a Yeti” – Toon Goggles’ first entry into original content and merchandising – is an exciting new property targeted to children ages 4-7. This dynamic 3D animated, short-form children’s series follows the wild adventures of Eddie, who happens to be a yeti, and his best friend, 9-year-old Polly, who must keep Eddie in disguise, out of trouble and always entertained. This is being co-produced with international giant Mondo TV, who is handling overseas distribution and merchandising. “Eddie’s” non-dialogue, action-based format easily allows for a worldwide accessibility and vast audience reach.
“Eddie is a Yeti” is being promoted across the Toon Goggles SVOD platform in over 196 countries, online at http://www.toongoggles.com and as an app on the iTunes App Store (iOS), Google Play (Android), Windows®8 and on all Sony phones and tablets, and pre-installed on a variety of devices. Toon Goggles can also be found on the Sharp Aquos LED TV, Techno Source’s Kurio7 Android™ Tablet for Families™, Oregon Scientific’s Meep! Tablets, Barnes & Noble’s critically acclaimed NOOK® HD and NOOK® HD+, the widely available Roku and on many other smartphones, tablets, smart TVs and set-top boxes.
Multiple broadcast deals are in place worldwide and a sample episode can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/TjgZUIhhsSI.
Lawless Entertainment will be presenting “Eddie is a Yeti” at the 2016 Licensing International Expo at booth L241 and is seeking licensees for publishing, children’s apparel, toys, games, back to school accessories, and more!
“’Eddie is a Yeti’ is a fun and entertaining brand that appeals to both boys and girls,” said Catherine Malatesta, President of Lawless Entertainment, “Eddie is a Yeti’s” agent for licensing, merchandising, and publishing in North America. “The fan-base is already building worldwide, and the licensing and merchandising is primed to explode!”
“’Eddie’ is already performing extremely well in the short amount of time since its launch, ranking globally in the top 5 of all of our programming on Toon Goggles. This is a huge, undeniable indicator of the immediate value and true potential of this brand, ” says Lee Adams, Chief Creative Officer/Toon Goggles.
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 Toon Goggles
Toon Goggles, the leading On-Demand Entertainment Service for children, provides kid-safe and parent-friendly content worldwide. With animated and live-action shows, games, radio, upcoming interactive e-books and 4K programming that adhere to COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act) compliance, it’s no wonder that Toon Goggles has entered into agreements with the biggest names in tablets, tvs and mobile devices. Toon Goggles is available on the iTunes® App Store, Google Play™ Store, Sony TVs, Roku set-top boxes and many other devices.
About Mondo TV
Mondo TV is listed in the Star segment of Borsa Italiana, has its registered office in Rome and is a Group made up of five companies; the Group is a leader in Italy and among the primary European operators in the production and distribution of television series and cartoon films for TV and the cinema, and is active in the related sectors (audiovisual and musical distribution, licensing, media, publishing and merchandising).
For further information on Mondo TV, visit Mondo TV.
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