SCREENVISION TEAMS UP WITH HASBRO STUDIOS & SHOUT! FACTORY TO BRING
“MY LITTLE PONY EQUESTRIA GIRLS” TO CINEMAS NATIONWIDE
Ticket information and participating theatres at MLPEG.com
New York, N.Y., May 20, 2013 – Screenvision has teamed up with Hasbro Studios and Shout! Factory to bring the full-length feature, My Little Pony Equestria Girls to cinemas across the U.S. and Canada beginning June 16th. Information on listings and links to book tickets can be found at: www.MLPEG.com
“We are so pleased to partner with Screenvision and work once again with Shout Factory to create a brand new way for audiences to experience MY LITTLE PONY,” said Stephen Davis, president, Hasbro Studios. “We are thrilled that EQUESTRIA GIRLS will be seen on the big screen and available at-home, everywhere Pony fans are watching our beloved characters.”
My Little Pony Equestria Girls is a brand new full-length feature introducing a whole new dimension into the My Little Pony world
.When a crown is stolen from the Crystal Empire, Twilight Sparkle pursues the thief into an alternate world where she transforms into a teenage girl who must survive her biggest challenge yet…high school. With help from her new friends who remind her of Ponyville’s Applejack, Rarity, Rainbow Dash, Pinkie Pie and Fluttershy, she embarks upon a quest to find the crown and change the destiny of these two parallel worlds.
Darryl Schaffer, EVP of Exhibitor Relations, Screenvision said: “We’re excited to partner with Hasbro Studios and Shout Factory to bring the My Little Pony Equestria Girls feature to the big screen and provide youthful wonder to audiences nationwide.”
“My Little Pony is a phenomenally successful brand beloved all over the world” said Shout! Factory’s founders in a joint statement. “As we continue to expand our role in releasing pop culture favorites across all major entertainment platforms, we look forward to presenting this remarkable family movie with Hasbro Studios and Screenvision in theaters.”
My Little Pony Equestria Girls
Cinema Info: www.mlpeg.com
NOTES TO EDITORS
Run Time: 72 Minutes
Headquartered in New York, N.Y., Screenvision is a national leader in cinema advertising, offering on-screen advertising, in-lobby promotions and integrated marketing programs to national, regional and local advertisers. Screenvision provides comprehensive cinema advertising representation services to top tier theatrical exhibitors presenting the highest quality moviegoing experience. The Screenvision cinema advertising network is comprised of over 14,300 screens in 2,300+ theater locations across all 50 states and 94% of DMAs nationwide; delivering through more than 150 theatrical circuits, including six of the top 10 exhibitor companies. For more information:http://www.screenvision.com
About Hasbro Studios:
Hasbro Studios is the Los Angeles-based production division of Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS). The studio develops and produces shows based on Hasbro’s world class brands, including TRANSFORMERS, MY LITTLE PONY, LITTLEST PET SHOP and SCRABBLE. Many of these shows air on The Hub, a television network for kids and their families. Studio programming can also be seen in more than 170 countries globally. The Hub is a joint venture between Hasbro and Discovery Communications (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK).
About Shout! Factory:
Shout! Factory, LLC is a diversified multi-platform entertainment company devoted to producing, uncovering, preserving and revitalizing the very best of pop culture. Founders Richard Foos, Bob Emmer and Garson Foos have spent their entire careers sharing their music, television and film favorites with discerning consumers the world over. Shout! Factory’s DVD and Blu-Ray™ offerings serve up feature films, classic and contemporary TV series, animation, live music and comedy specials in lavish packages crammed with extras. Shout’s audio division boasts GRAMMY®-nominated box sets, new releases from storied artists, lovingly assembled album reissues and indispensable “best of” compilations. In addition, Shout! Factory maintains a vast digital distribution network which delivers video and audio content to all the leading digital service providers in North America. Shout! Factory also owns and operates Timeless Media Group, Biograph Records, Majordomo Records, HighTone Records and Video Time Machine. These riches are the result of a creative acquisition mandate that has established the company as a hotbed of cultural preservation and commercial reinvention. Shout! Factory is based in Santa Monica, California. For more on Shout! Factory, visit shoutfactory.com
This post is written by Sarah Coulsey. She is a Wife, and Mother of two boys living in New England. This post may contain affiliate links.