Amazon Prime signs deal with AMC Studios

Amazon Prime signs deal with AMC Studios

Amazon announced today an output agreement with AMC Studios through which Amazon Prime Video will have first window rights to select new AMC series in 28 territories as well as second run rights in many other countries all around the world. Prime Video members in key territories like Australia, Germany, Italy, India, and Japan will […]

Catch Digital releases a Game of Thrones bot to coincide with the new season of the show

Catch Digital releases a Game of Thrones bot to coincide with the new season of the show

In a world of direwolves, white walkers and dragons, there’s one thing missing: bots! Meet GoTBot, a friendly Facebook chatbot with answers to all of your Game of Thrones questions. Created by Catch, a digital creative agency in London, GoTBot is a Facebook Messenger chatbot created in solidarity with all the secondary characters you forgot […]

Sky launches new campaign recognising UK’s obsession with box sets

Sky launches new campaign recognising UK’s obsession with box sets

[KGVID width=”600″ height=”338″]http://marcommnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/BRO_SKPR064_040_YouTube.mp4[/KGVID] Sky has launched a major new campaign recognising the nation’s obsession with box sets, showing just how ‘Addictively Good’ Sky Box Sets are. The campaign comprises: TV advertising; press; outdoor; social and digital. Created by Brothers and Sisters, the campaign takes a comical look at the inner conflicts faced by everyone who’s […]

Clash of Kings invites gamers to ‘Fight like a King’

Clash of Kings invites gamers to ‘Fight like a King’

Fight like a King! #weloveclashofkings pic.twitter.com/DvdJOyyB2b — Clash of Kings (@ClashofKingsCoK) April 25, 2016 Award-winning media agency The Specialist Works has created a unique above-the-line media campaign themed ‘Fight like a King’ to promote mobile phone gaming app Clash of Kings from renowned gaming company Elex Games. The TV ad campaign, which breaks during the […]

Game of Thrones star James Cosmo imparts more wisdom for latest ads in Bank of Scotland “Decisions Well Made” campaign

Game of Thrones star James Cosmo imparts more wisdom for latest ads in Bank of Scotland “Decisions Well Made” campaign

Bank of Scotland is launching the latest iteration in its “Decisions Well Made” campaign starring Scottish actor, Highlander and Braveheart star, James Cosmo. The new series of 10-second online and TV ads feature Cosmo, who is also famed for his appearance in Game of Thrones, reprising the role of a spirit guide, and offering sage […]

New research by Telegraph Hill reveals 2015’s ten most emotional TV moments in the UK

New research by Telegraph Hill reveals 2015’s ten most emotional TV moments in the UK

New, analysis has identified 2015’s most emotionally resonant TV moments. The analysis, which involved close monitoring of over a billion Twitter conversations, was carried out by advertising agency Telegraph Hill. The agency scrutinized Twitter conversations to identify specific moments within broadcasts that had real emotional impact and prompted viewers to share their feelings on social […]

Belfast Zoo takes delivery of critically endangered dragon

Belfast Zoo takes delivery of critically endangered dragon

Following months of negotiations, Belfast Zoological Gardens (BZG) is delighted to announce the arrival of a critically endangered dragon at Belfast Zoo. Delivery took place on Tuesday 9th June. Considered all but extinct, the animal will be housed in a specially designed enclosure, and where possible, his prey will be sourced from outside the zoo’s […]