…WITH SELECT EPISODE CLIPS AND GREETINGS ON FACEBOOK
Fans Can Personalize and Share
Favorite VeggieTales Episode Clips and Messages with ReelCards’ Application
NEW YORK (December 20, 2012)–Big Idea Entertainment, a leading studio and producer of children’s and family programming, characters and brands, and GorillaSpot Media, have partnered to launch video clips from select VeggieTales® episodes and greetings for special occasions through GorillaSpot Media’s ReelCards application on Facebook. The VeggieTales clips and greetings can be shared with Facebook users and their friends via social networks and over email.
The ReelCards VeggieTales application features more than 100 clips, goofy moments and VeggieTales adventures featuring Bob, Larry and the rest of the lovable crew. Consumers can choose from a selection of music clips and draft a short note with them to create a personalized e-card that can then be sent to their friends on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and email. The app also offers users the ability to purchase and enjoy full-length VeggieTales episodes.
“We’re always looking for fresh ways to deliver VeggieTales values and fun to new audiences,” said Brian Mitchell, Vice President of Licensing & Digital Media for Big Idea Entertainment. “The ReelCards application is a great way to integrate VeggieTales into the everyday lives of our current fans, and help introduce them to the next generation of kids and families at the same time. Now Bob, Larry and our other popular characters will be able to send birthday wishes, congratulations greetings and get well messages at just the perfect time.”
The VeggieTales ReelCards application is available through the VeggieTalesFacebook page. To create a personalized greeting, visit https://apps.facebook.com/reelcards/VeggieTales. For more information on VeggieTalesgo to http://www.VeggieTales.com.
About Big Idea Entertainment
Big Idea Entertainment is celebrating 20 years as a leading studio and producer of children’s and family programming, characters and brands. Big Idea’s best-selling series VeggieTales® is a one of the most recognized brands in the US with moms of pre-schoolers*. Since 1993, VeggieTales® has sold 60+ million videos, 13 million books and more than 7 million CDs. VeggieTales® and Big Idea’s property, 3-2-1 Penguins!®,enjoyed four seasons as top-rated series on NBC Saturday mornings, Telemundo and ION TV. The studio’s two theatrical releases, Lionsgate’s Jonah-A VeggieTales Movie® (2002), and Universal Pictures’ The Pirates Who Don’t Do Anything®-A VeggieTales Movie® (2008), are distinguished among the most successful faith-based films of all time. Big Idea also maintains an extensive presence in publishing, licensing and live entertainment arenas. For more information on Big Idea, visit: www.VeggieTales.com.
*Spring 2012 Q-Score
About GorillaSpot Media
GorillaSpot Media, Inc. is a New York City-based digital media company that develops video clip based applications for owners of premium entertainment content to engage audiences across the web, social networks and mobile. The company sits at the intersection of media, advertising and technology and has developed four unique products that provide content owners with innovative ways to promote their material, advertisers a unique way to target and connect with their audiences, and individuals a way to express themselves across their social networks using clips from popular entertainment. The company’s video technologies have been utilized by well-known entertainment brands across major film studios, television networks and sports leagues such as Paramount Pictures, HBO, CBS Sports, ABC, Big Ten Network, FX Networks, MTV, Major League Baseball, IGN.com and South Park Studios. For more information, visit www.gorillaspot.com.