-- GreenLight division to manage advertising, promotional, and merchandise realms for legendary actress
NEW YORK, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International film star Sophia Loren has selected Corbis Entertainment, a global talent, brand integration, and media licensing agency, to exclusively represent her name and likeness for commercial and merchandise licensing worldwide.
"It is exciting to pair with an agency like Corbis Entertainment," said Ms. Loren. "I have worked with their GreenLight team on various global commercial projects and have grown to trust their approach and expertise in the industry. I look forward to being a part of future successful and interesting collaborations within the advertising and commercial fields."
Ms. Loren's acting career spans six decades with over 100 roles, and she remains one of the most beloved and recognizable icons in the film world. Ms. Loren has won a multitude of awards, including an Academy Award for Best Actress, a Grammy, and five Golden Globes. In addition, Ms. Loren has had two U.K. top 20 hits to her credit, as well as three top-selling cookbooks.
"Sophia Loren is an adored legend of the silver screen, a groundbreaking Academy Award winner, and an international symbol of beauty, desire, and grace," said Lisa Soboslai, Vice President of Corbis Entertainment. "We are proud to partner with Ms. Loren and aim to develop commercial opportunities fitting of her immense talent and worldwide appeal."
To learn more about licensing rights to Sophia Loren's name, image, and likeness, or potential advertising and promotional opportunities, go to http://greenlightrights.com/us/sophia-loren.php.
About Corbis Entertainment:
Corbis Entertainment connects global brands to consumers through the power of entertainment. Our core competencies include product integration, entertainment public relations, music licensing and partnerships, rights clearances and representation, talent seeding and negotiation. For more information please visit www.corbisentertainment.com
GreenLight, a division Corbis Entertainment, is a global leader in providing rights clearances and rights representation, including the name, image, and likeness rights to many of the world's most iconic and recognizable personas. Sophia Loren joins a prestigious group represented by GreenLight that includes Albert Einstein, Steve McQueen, Muhammad Ali, Charlie Chaplin, Andy Warhol, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and John Wayne, among others. For more information, visit www.greenlightrights.com.
SOURCE Corbis Entertainment