Shanghai, 11th June 2018. Dr. Jwanwat Ahriyavraromp, Founder and CEO of Shellhut Entertainment Co. Ltd., owner of the world-famous Thai animated series Shelldon, leads another venture to expand Thailand’s media footprint in the global market under his new company “T&B Media Global (Thailand) Co. Ltd.,” an IP management and entertainment investment company. T&B has signed a four-project co-production MOU with WingsMedia, a member of Oriental Pearl Group and a wholly owned subsidiary of China’s 2nd largest media group, Shanghai Media Group at the “2018 WingsMedia: Integration – Innovation New Content and IP Cooperation Release & Open Partnership Conference” on Monday the 11th June 2018 at the Shanghai International Convention Centre, China.
The two companies announced their intention to co-produce four projects together, consisting of three feature films; a live-action Romantic Comedy Start it Up, an animated feature Silk Road which is a joint partnership with The Monk Studios, and Arthur and the 7 Chicks, an animated feature being produced by the RiFF Studio. The two studios are among the leading animation studios in Thailand that have worked on numerous world class projects from around the world. The MOU also includes a format adventure TV series titled The Snapventure.
Dr. Jwanwat Ahriyavraromp said, “Thailand and China have a long history of friendship, and WingsMedia is one of the top exporters of Chinese content and culture. Combining our capabilities along with our shared vision for the future of entertainment business and IP, we felt this was the perfect opportunity for us to cooperate, create and promote Thai-Chinese content to the world. We hope that these four projects will attract the attention of Thai, Chinese and global audiences.”
About T&B Media Global T&B Media Global, helmed by Thailand’s very own storyteller, Dr. Jwanwat Ahriyavraromp, finances and manages the finest, most innovative content from around the globe. T&B seeks to bring unique and joyful entertainment to audiences worldwide by nurturing a culture of creativity and passion for excellence in all the storytellers it invests in.