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Mattel Television and Nickelodeon Announce Plans to Produce an Animated Series and Live-action Television Movie Musical Based on Iconic Monster High Franchise

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 4:35pm

Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) and Nickelodeon today announced plans to produce a new animated series and live-action television movie musical based on Monster High, the iconic franchise about the children of famous monsters and creatures.

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  • Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) and Nickelodeon today announced plans to produce a new animated series and live-action television movie musical based on Monster High, the iconic franchise about the children of famous monsters and creatures.
  • Monster Highs strong message of inclusivity is more relevant than ever, said Fred Soulie, General Manager, Mattel Television.
  • They are the ideal partners to bring these beloved characters and their stories to life through episodic television and the live-action television movie.
  • Production on the Monster High animated TV series is overseen for Nickelodeon by Claudia Spinelli, Senior Vice President, Animation Development.

Mattel Television and Nickelodeon Announce Plans to Produce an Animated Series and Live-action Television Movie Musical Based on Iconic Monster High Franchise

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 4:05pm

Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) and Nickelodeon today announced plans to produce a new animated series and live-action television movie musical based on Monster High, the iconic franchise about the children of famous monsters and creatures.

Key Points: 
  • Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) and Nickelodeon today announced plans to produce a new animated series and live-action television movie musical based on Monster High, the iconic franchise about the children of famous monsters and creatures.
  • Similarly, the movie musical event, which marks the first time Monster High will be brought to life in live action, will be available on Nickelodeon platforms globally next year.
  • Monster Highs strong message of inclusivity is more relevant than ever, said Fred Soulie, General Manager, Mattel Television.
  • Production on the Monster High animated TV series is overseen for Nickelodeon by Claudia Spinelli, Senior Vice President, Animation Development.

Engaging New Children’s Picture Book Explores the Fear of Monsters That Come out in the Dark

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 4:00pm

Now published as a picture book, Nighttime Fantasy is narrated through the perspective of a young boy.

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  • Now published as a picture book, Nighttime Fantasy is narrated through the perspective of a young boy.
  • After the boy is tucked into bed by his mother, he is frightened by the multitudes of monsters who begin to emerge from the dark.
  • Nighttime Fantasy illustrates a universal fear of monsters associated with darkness that should be easy for kids to recognize, said Shields.
  • The book may help both parent and child constructively discuss this fear and allow the parent to promote reassurance that the fantasy is only a fantasy, and not reality.

Monster Energy Named No. 4 Most Marketed Brand in Sports by Nielsen and Hookit

Monday, October 19, 2020 - 6:55pm

Monster Energy athletes collectively have won hundreds of X Games medals and dozens of championships.

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  • Monster Energy athletes collectively have won hundreds of X Games medals and dozens of championships.
  • "Monster Energy is proud to have an extensive team of phenomenal athletes who have earned legendary nods in their respective sports," said Monster Energy CMO Dan McHugh.
  • "Monster Energy is built on the belief that our unique energy blend can fuel you to go further.
  • Based inCorona, California, Monster Energy is the leading marketer of energy drinks and alternative beverages.

Monster Cereals Giving Away 20” Character Busts Created by Award-Winning Special Effects Artist

Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 12:00pm

The company engaged an award-winning special effects artist to create 20-inch tall busts of three of its popular Monster Cereal characters Count Chocula, Boo Berry and Franken Berry.

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  • The company engaged an award-winning special effects artist to create 20-inch tall busts of three of its popular Monster Cereal characters Count Chocula, Boo Berry and Franken Berry.
  • We know our fans of the Monster Cereals love these characters and now they can bring them home like never before.
  • General Mills charged Karlee Morse, an award-winning special effects artist who works in film and television, to have their cereal characters spring from box to bust.
  • Im a big Halloween fan so the opportunity to work with these iconic Monster Cereals characters has been truly exciting.

New translation of ‘Beowulf’ looks to give a fresh perspective on the classic tale

Friday, June 19, 2020 - 6:00am

The story of the greatest hero of the age, Beowulf is told in two parts.

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  • The story of the greatest hero of the age, Beowulf is told in two parts.
  • In the first, the youth Beowulf saves the kingdom of Denmark from an evil monster and the monsters mother.
  • The second part shows the hero as a king in old age fighting to protect his people from a deadly dragon.
  • The poems themes are courage, loyalty, responsibility, friendship, the interaction between Christianity and paganism, and the impermanence of earthly things.

Monster Aid Takes Action: Two Weeks After Launch, Over Half a Million Masks Sold

Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 4:45am

"Monster Aid was born as an answer to the fear that COVID-19 elicited," said Hartman.

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  • "Monster Aid was born as an answer to the fear that COVID-19 elicited," said Hartman.
  • Due to its success in the industry as a direct-to-consumer company, Flooret was able to leverage its strong global connections to launch Monster Aid.
  • Currently, Monster Aid provides 3-ply single-use face masks on their website, in quantities of 10 or 50 per box , and in cases of 2,000 .
  • Monster Aid is prepared to help with whatever is needed to keep individuals, businesses, and organizations strong amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

Job Opportunities MUST BE 12 Years and Younger

Monday, January 13, 2020 - 7:13pm

Each is surrounded by creative, witty, yet historically factual, original art, delivered in fun "Monster" form.

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  • Each is surrounded by creative, witty, yet historically factual, original art, delivered in fun "Monster" form.
  • One fortunate, up and coming artist, at each location, will have the opportunity to help with the creation of the artistic design.
  • Each chosen artist's original drawing will come to life on their local Monster Mini Golf course, complete with dedicated signage and bragging rights.
  • For updates on this campaign and other Monster Mini Golf news, visit our website at MonsterMiniGolf.com or Facebook page at: facebook.com/MonsterMiniGolf .

Bang Sues Monster Alleging Smear Campaign Conspiracy

Friday, August 9, 2019 - 3:30pm

WESTON, Fla., Aug. 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bang Energy has filed a second suit against Monster Energy, this time alleging Monsters use of the Internet to confuse, defraud, and deceive the public about Bang Energy, its products, and CEO; Monsters hiring of paid social media influencers as co-conspirators without adequate disclosures; and Monsters surreptitious creation of unaffiliated websites promoting a dubious smear campaign orchestrated by Monster.

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  • WESTON, Fla., Aug. 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bang Energy has filed a second suit against Monster Energy, this time alleging Monsters use of the Internet to confuse, defraud, and deceive the public about Bang Energy, its products, and CEO; Monsters hiring of paid social media influencers as co-conspirators without adequate disclosures; and Monsters surreptitious creation of unaffiliated websites promoting a dubious smear campaign orchestrated by Monster.
  • Bang Energy asserts that Monsters false representations to consumers and investors alike have permitted Monster to achieve billions in dollars in sales at the expense of public health and honest competitors like Bang Energy.
  • Bang Energy also believes that Monsters smear campaign conspiracy and other deceptive and unfair trade practices are merely part of Monsters scorched earth tactics and desperate attempt to compete with BANG energy drinks.
  • Bang Energy claims that the California lawsuit, together with Monsters other tactics, are simply designed to grease the wheels for the launch of Monsters knockoff product (called Reign) that looks like Bang Energy, copies Bang Energys body fuel tagline, and infringes Bang Energys registered REIGN trademark.

Celebrities Make Rankin's Latest Campaign Against Plastic Pollution Viral on Instagram and Twitter

Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 8:25pm

Introducing the Plastic Monster; a half living beast made of plastic waste, brought to life because of our neglect.

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  • Introducing the Plastic Monster; a half living beast made of plastic waste, brought to life because of our neglect.
  • Looking back from the sea to be photographed by Rankin, the Plastic Monster is now raging all over the Internet.
  • Celebrities shared the card today to call on their followers to join the movement, which has caused a massive solidarity wave among Instagram and Twitter users.
  • Rankin:"The fight against ocean pollution is urgent and the Plastic Monster seemed the perfect way to hit home the horror that we have created.