Endemol Shine North America Launches New Consumer Products Inspired by Emmy Award-Winning Series Black Mirror and Global Hit Peaky Blinders
October 25, 2018 – Endemol Shine North America, a division of Endemol Shine Group, the global content producers behind the Emmy Award-winning Black Mirror and international hit Peaky Blinders, today announced all-new consumer products inspired by the popular series, which both air in the U.S. on Netflix. The Black Mirror NOSEDIVE social board game and Loot Crate products as well as the Peaky Blinders 2019 Wall Calendar will be available for holiday gifting.
“Black Mirror and Peaky Blinders have some of the most enthusiastic and dedicated fans in the world,” says Tamaya Petteway, SVP Brand and Licensing Partnerships, Endemol Shine North America. “We are thrilled to bring these highly compelling and visually stunning shows to life by launching the first-ever series-inspired consumer licensing programs in the United States.”
NOSEDIVE is the first-ever social board game inspired by the Black Mirror episode of the same name. Modeled after the iconic episode starring Bryce Dallas Howard, players are challenged to create a “perfect” life by collecting Lifestyle Cards, while avoiding any “dings” to their Social Score. NOSEDIVE is produced by Asmodee and launches exclusively at Target.com and Target stores nationwide Nov. 25 for $19.99.
Loot Crate, the leading fan subscription box service, January “Binge”-themed box will feature Black Mirror branded t-shirt, pair of socks and a collectible pin inspired by the Emmy Award-winning episode U.S.S. Callister. Loot Crate box subscriptions are available at LootCrate.com starting at $19.99.
NOSEDIVE and Loot Crate product debut follows the recent launch of Black Mirror-inspired apparel available exclusively at Target.com and Target stores nationwide. As part of the Netflix clothing collection, the items include a short-sleeve crew t-shirt, a long-sleeve crew t-shirt, and a pullover sweatshirt hoodie featuring iconic images from fan-favorite episodes including U.S.S. Callister and San Junipero. Items are available for $12.99-$22.99.
The Peaky Blinders 2019 Wall Calendar features series stars and fan favorites Cillian Murphy, Paul Anderson, Helen McCrory, Sophie Rundle and more. The large format, 18-month calendar also includes grids with ample room for jotting notes and reminders and six bonus months of July through December 2018 as well as moon phases, U.S. and international holidays. Calendars are now available at Amazon and Calendars.com for under $15.
Black Mirror is produced by House of Tomorrow, part of Endemol Shine Group. The series is created and written by Charlie Brooker, and executive produced by Brooker and Annabel Jones. Black Mirror is available on Netflix globally with a fifth run coming soon. The critically acclaimed anthology has won multiple awards including most recently four Emmy Awards for season four episode USS Callister.
A Caryn Mandabach Production and Tiger Aspect Production for the BBC, Peaky Blinders won the 2018 BAFTA for Best Drama Series. Peaky Blinders was created and written by Steven Knight (Dirty Pretty Things, Eastern Promises and Locke). The series is distributed by Endemol Shine International and has sold across more than 180 countries. In the UK, the show will move from BBC Two to BBC One for its fifth series next year.
Logos and images available here: https://esna.box.com/s/xi5zyvc4zukj58jctmxpub8yuewymg1u
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