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LAUNCHING THE 2016 FALL SEASON ON THE CW TELEVISION NETWORK WITH INTERACTIVE MEDIA

Tune into The CW Wednesdays 9/8c to watch Frequency.

Campaign Details:
Client: The CW Television Network
Format: Rich Media
Date: Fall 2016

Overview:

The Illusion Factory worked closely with the creative and management teams at The CW Television Network, Sizmek and OMD to promote the launch of Frequency in the electronic media landscape using interactive HTML 5 based rich media and mobile advertising platforms.

Goals:
• Drive viewers to tune into the premiere and to the CW Site

• Generate hype/ buzz about the show

• Generate Downloads of the CW App

Execution:
HTML 5 Rich Media Features
• Video

Deliverables

• Rich Media Banners

Frequency is a new drama series on The CW. Inspired by the 2000 Gregory Hoblit film of the same name, Frequency is created by Supernatural and Being Human veteran Jeremy Carver. Executive Produced by Jeremy Carver, Toby Emmerich, Jennifer Gwartz, Dan Lin and John Rickard. Starring Peyton List, Jeffrey Corazzini, Rich Manley, Michael Yebba, Mikhi Phifer, Owen Burke, Anthony Ruivivar, Lenny Jacobson, Devin Kelley, and Daniel Bonjour.

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LAUNCHING THE 2016 FALL SEASON ON THE CW TELEVISION NETWORK WITH INTERACTIVE MEDIA

Tune into The CW Tuesdays 9/8c to watch No Tomorrow.

Campaign Details:
Client: The CW Television Network
Format: Rich Media
Date: Fall 2016

Overview:

The Illusion Factory worked closely with the creative and management teams at The CW Television Network, Sizmek and OMD to promote the launch of No Tomorrow in the electronic media landscape using interactive HTML 5 based rich media and mobile advertising platforms.

Goals:
• Drive viewers to tune into the premiere and to the CW Site

• Generate hype/ buzz about the show

• Generate Downloads of the CW App

Execution:
HTML 5 Rich Media Features
• Video

Deliverables

• Rich Media Banners

No Tomorrow is an upcoming romantic fantasy comedy-drama series. The series is based on the Brazilian series Como Aproveitar o Fim do Mundo (How to Enjoy the End of the World), which aired on TV Globo in 2012.  No Tomorrow was created by Scott McCabe, Tory Stanton, Corrine Brinkerhoff and Tori Anderson and Executive Produced by Corinne Brinkerhoff, Maggie Friedman, Ben Silverman, Brad Silberling, Scott McCabe, Sean Canino and Tory Stanton. No Tomorrow stars Tori Anderson, Joshua Sasse, Amy Pietz, Jesse Rath, and Sarayu Blue.

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Opening Slate – Medal Race Update Presented by Samsung for NBC Sports 2016 Summer Olympics

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Opening Slate – McDonald’s Presents Medal Count for NBC Sports 2016 Summer Olympics

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Opening Slate – Inspiring Olympians Presented by Powerade for NBC Sports 2016 Summer Olympics

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Opening Slate – Fresh Focus Presented by Subway for NBC Sports 2016 Summer Olympics

Fresh Focus Presented by Subway for NBC Sports 2016 Summer OlympicsFresh Focus Presente...

Opening Slate – Coca-Cola Gold Zone for NBC Sports 2016 Summer Olympics

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Opening Slate – Morning Start Presented by Kellogg’s for NBC Sports 2016 Summer Olympics

Morning Start Presented by Kellogg's for NBC Sports 2016 Summer OlympicsMorning Start Presen...

Tune into The CW Tuesdays 9/8c to watch a Limited Series Event, Containment. Fear is viral. Hope is contagious. 

Campaign Details:
Client: The CW Television Network
Format: Rich Media
Date: Spring 2016

Overview:

The Illusion Factory worked closely with the creative and management teams at The CW Television Network, Sizmek and OMD to promote the launch of Containment in the electronic media landscape using interactive HTML 5 based rich media and mobile advertising platforms.

Goals:
• Drive viewers to tune into the premiere and to the CW Site

• Generate hype/ buzz about the show

Execution:
HTML 5 Rich Media Features
• Video

Deliverables

• Rich Media Banners

Containment is an American television series developed by Julie Plec and David Nutter, who are also executive producers. Containment is an upcoming American miniseries, based on the Belgian TV series Cordon. Containment stars: David Gyasi, Christina Moses, Chris Wood, Kristen Gutoskie, Claudia Black, George Young, Hanna Mangan Lawrence, and Trevor St. John.

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Tune into The CW Thursdays 8/7c to watch DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, and then join in on the social media buzz! Their time is now.

Campaign Details:
Client: The CW Television Network
Format: Rich Media
Date: Winter 2016

Overview:

The Illusion Factory worked closely with the creative and management teams at The CW Television Network, Sizmek and OMD to promote the launch of DC’s Legends of Tomorrow in the electronic media landscape using interactive HTML 5 based rich media and mobile advertising platforms.

Goals:
• Drive viewers to tune into the premiere and increase Facebook Likes and Tweets           Instagram Likes

• Generate hype/ buzz about the show

Execution:
HTML 5 Rich Media Features
• Video
• Facebook Like
• Tweet

• Instagram

• Downloads

Deliverables

• Flash Banners
• Rich Media Banners

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, is an American television series developed by Greg Berlanti, Marc Guggenheim, Andrew Kreisberg and Phil Klemmer, who are also executive producers along with Sarah Schechter and Chris Fedak;  Klemmer serves as showrunner. The show is a spin-off from Arrow and The Flash, existing in the same fictional universe. Legends of Tomorrow stars: Victor Garber, Brandon Routh, Arthur Darvill, Caity Lotz, Franz Drameh, Ciara Renee; Falk Hentschel, Amy Pemberton, Dominic Purcell, Wentworth Miller.

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CELEBRATING RACHEL BLOOM’S GOLDEN GLOBE WIN ON THE CW TELEVISION NETWORK WITH INTERACTIVE MEDIA

Campaign Details:

Client: The CW Television Network
Format: 
Rich Media
Date: 
WINTER 2016

Overview:
The Illusion Factory worked closely in the electronic media landscape with the creative and management teams at The CW Television Network, Sizmek, and OMD to celebrate The CW’s second straight win in the Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress in a TV Comedy by Rachel Bloom in Crazy Ex Girlfriend.

Goals:
• Drive viewers to tune into the series
• Generate hype/ buzz about the Rachel’s Award

Deliverables
• Rich Media Banners

Rachel Bloom received the second consecutive Best Actress in a Comedy Series Golden Globe win for The CW Television Network for her role in the series she co-created and stars in, Crazy Ex Girlfriend.

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend is an American musical/comedy television series that premiered on October 12, 2015, on The CW. The series was created by Rachel Bloom and Aline Brosh Mckenna, and stars Bloom in the lead role, for which she just received the Golden Globe Award.  Aline Brosh McKenna co-exexutive produces with Rachel Bloom, Mark Webb and Erin Erhlich. The series stars Rachel Bloom, Vincent Rodriguez III, Santino Fontana, Donna Lynne Champlin, Pete Gardner, Vella Lovell.

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The Illusion Factory collaborated with the teams at OMD to produce the multiple size formats of the Sean Pettit in Whistler interactive advertising campaign for Oakley.

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LAUNCHING THE 2015 SEASON ON THE CW TELEVISION NETWORK WITH INTERACTIVE MEDIA

Campaign Details:
Client: The CW Television Network
Format: Rich Media
Date: FALL 2015

Overview:
The Illusion Factory worked closely with the creative and management teams at The CW Television Network, Sizmek, and OMD to promote, using electronic media, their 2015 Fall Line Up including returns of audience favorites, The Flash and Jane The Virgin.

Goals:
• Drive viewers to tune into the premiere and increase Facebook Likes and Tweets
• Generate hype/ buzz about the show

Execution:
Rich Media Features
• Video
• Facebook Like
• Tweet

Deliverables
• HTML5 Rich Media Banners

The Flash is based on characters appearing in DC Comics. It was developed by Greg Berlanti, Andrew Kreisberg, Geoff Johns and stars Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker, Rick Cosnett, Carlos Valdes, Tom Cavanagh and Jesse L. Martin.

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LAUNCHING THE 2015 SEASON ON THE CW TELEVISION NETWORK WITH INTERACTIVE MEDIA

Campaign Details:

Client: The CW Television Network
Format: 
Rich Media
Date: 
FALL 2015 – WINTER 2016

Overview:
The Illusion Factory worked closely with the creative and management teams at The CW Television Network, Sizmek, and OMD to promote, using electronic media, their 2015 Fall Line Up including returns of audience favorites, The Flash and Jane The Virgin.

Goals:
• Drive viewers to tune into the premiere and increase Facebook Likes and Tweets
• Generate hype/ buzz about the show

Execution:

Rich Media Features
• Video
• Vote
• Facebook Like
• Tweet

Deliverables

• HTML5 Rich Media Banners

Jane The Virgin received the first two Golden Globe nominations that have been given to The CW Television Network including Best Comedy Series and Best Actress in a Comedy Series – Gina Rodriguez. Gina won the award.

Jane The Virgin is based on Juana la Virgen by Perla Farias and was developed by Jennie Snyder Urman. Jane The Virgin stars Gina Rodriguez, Andrea Navedo, Yael Grobglas, Justin Baldoni, Ivonne Coll, Brett Dier and Jaime Camil.

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Some of Our Clients

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adidas

xbox

chevrolet

nbc

v8

jambajuice

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Our Awards

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  • 2016 W3 Award
  • 2015 W3 Award
  • 2014 W3 Award
  • 2013 Summit Award
  • 2013 Telly Award
  • 2013 W3 Award
  • 2012 (2) Telly Awards
  • 2012 Communicator Award
  • 2011 Promax Gold Award
  • 2011 Telly Award
  • 2011 W3 Award
  • 2010 Communicator Award
  • 2010 Summit Creative Award
  • 2009 (3) Telly Awards
  • 2008 (1) Webby Award
  • 2008 (16) Communicator Awards
  • 2008 (3) Summit Creative Awards
  • 2008 (4) Telly Awards
  • 2008 (5) W3 Awards
  • 2008 Top 20 Creative Agencies of LA
  • 2007 (6) Telly Awards
  • 2007 Mom’s Choice Award
  • 2007 Parent’s Choice Award
  • 2007 Top 20 Creative Agencies of LA
  • 2006 (2) Telly Awards
  • 2006 BDA Gold Award
  • 2006 DIY Award
  • 2006 Hollywood Book Festival
  • 2006 Mom’s Choice Award
  • 2006 Promax Silver Award
  • 2006 Summit Creative Award
  • 2006 Top 20 Creative Agencies of LA
  • 2005 (3) Promax Gold Awards
  • 2005 Silver Davey Award
  • 2005 UFC Accolade Award
  • 2004 (2) Promax Gold Awards
  • 2004 (3) BDA Gold Awards
  • 2003 Music Video of the Year Award CMT

About Us

The Illusion Factory has spent decades being the brand behind all of the other brands, servicing all of the major studios, broadcasters, music labels, cable stations and a large group of the Fortune 500.

We have been entrusted with the promotion and marketing of over 7 Billion Dollars in filmed, broadcast, cable, gaming and live entertainment, while garnering more than 260 awards in the top competitions for our clients. We have substantial expertise in regulated gaming, with many core projects to our credit.

We have been working in Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality for more than 15 years and have several patents pending in these areas for our innovations. We produce both AR and VR projects for clients in the United States and worldwide.

In 2007, we opted to pivot our efforts towards the development of our own intellectual property for distribution in all transmedia. We have now put our resources into developing our own technologies, companies and joint ventures.

This has resulted thus far with one impressive awarded patent, three additional ones that are patent pending and numerous others that are being drafted currently. Illusion Factory continues to prove itself as a vast resource of creativity, technology and global expertise. We are a very rare combination of the most elite talent in each of our respective categories and we continue to work in a stealth mode, producing a continual stream of innovations.

When you want the technology to solve your problems, the app that does everything, the experience of how to produce it on budget and release it globally with a vibrant result, there are very few companies to call. We understand the substantial requirements of broadcast and theatrical entertainment, apps, interactive advertising, games, regulated gaming, horse racing, lottery, second screen experiences, television apps, and social media.

Illusion Factory is a one of a kind company.
Our focus is INTENSE, our curiosity INSATIABLE. Our abilities, UNCHALLENGED.

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