Yearly Archives: 2018

25ft Jeff Goldblum marks 25yrs of Jurassic Park

25ft Jeff Goldblum marks 25yrs of Jurassic Park To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Jurassic Park, availabile on NOW TV, we’ve unveiled a Jurassic-sized sculpture of the film’s heartthrob Jeff Goldblum. It’s already making Londoners even hotter under the collar. We’ve done some pretty weird and wacky things with NOW TV over the years, from a game of lamb football and a Troll salon to a John Cleese / Walking Dead mash-up, but this has to be our sexiest so… Read more…

E3 wrap up: games we’re looking forward to

E3 wrap up: games we’re looking forward to Another year, another E3 event wrapped up. For those not in the know, E3 is the Olympics of gaming events, the Beyoncé of the gaming world where they showcase every game you can look forward to. While we didn’t fly off to the event itself, the PlayStation team at Fever stayed up to the wee hours of the morning for each showcase. Glamorous! Now E3 is over, we have compiled a list… Read more…
Category: Gaming, playstation

Didi Conn launches Frenchy’s bedroom pop-up with NOW TV to mark the 40th anniversary of Grease

She looks too pure to be pink… As the iconic musical Grease celebrates its 40th anniversary, the legend that is Didi Conn – who played the adorable Frenchy in the film – launched an exclusive slumber party screening pop-up experience with NOW TV for members of the public to enjoy. The pop-up slumber screening experience allowed fans who won tickets the chance to step back in time to the fifties and immerse themselves in an exact replica of Frenchy’s bedroom.… Read more…

Earth Day x Jaybird

On Sunday 22nd April, our world was celebrated by humans across the globe in a bid to drive awareness of the impact we’re having on the environment. Jaybird supported Earth Day this year by releasing special limited editions of their RUN wireless sport headphones, with 10% of all sales going to the UK charity 2 Minute Beach Clean, who are dedicated to keeping our beautiful British beaches clean. Can you imagine anything better than running along a pristine beach listening… Read more…

What our mums think we do for a living

The World: “What do you do for a living?” Us: “I work at a PR, social and influencer agency.” The World: “Like Ab Fab?” | “Is that advertising” | “WTF does that mean” (delete as approp.) Truth is most people don’t really know what we do, but surely those closest to us, our parents, the people who rasied us, the ones we confide in and ask advice of, listen enough to understand. Nope. We discovered yesterday we all have to… Read more…
Category: Fever Play

NOW TV Launches Westworld Season 2

Freeze all motor functions… After much anticipation, the long-awaited second season of Westworld is coming to NOW TV TODAY, and ahead of the launch, we got the enviable opportunity to host a junket with everyone’s favourite bandit host, Hector Escaton, played by Rodrigo Santoro. Rodrigo flew straight in after the LA premiere to discuss the upcoming season and his relationship with Thandie Newton’s character, Maeve (no spoilers, promise). We lined up a packed media schedule over the short time he… Read more…
Category: Launches, NOW TV, Westworld

The 40th anniversary of Grease – slumber party pop-up

The 40th anniversary of Grease – slumber party pop-up Pink Ladies, this is one for you. If you love Grease as much as we do and you can’t get rama lama lama ka dinga da dinga dong out of your head for hours after hearing We Go Together, than read on… The NOW TV team has been busy launching a slumber party pop-up experience like no other, all designed to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Grease. For two days only… Read more…

Let there be Light – launching the 16 lens, 52-megapixel Light L16 in the UK

Launching the Light L16 in the UK You may have noticed an amazing 16 lens, 52-megapixel camera knocking around on your web searches and in the papers today. That’s because this week we announced Light’s L16coming to the UK. The Light team’s mantra? Seeking to change photography forever. When we first started chatting with the team at Light the challenge was interesting. On the one hand, we’re talking about a camera that had been announced a couple of years back… Read more…

Sony at Mobile World Congress 2018

Sony at Mobile World Congress 2018 Following pre-briefings with 29 key UK media such as Daily Mirror, Daily Star, TechRadar, WIRED and Good Housekeeping last week, today sees weeks of MWC prep come to fruition. Whilst a couple of the team got to hang out with ten of the best UK tech media in sunny Barcelona (check out our Instagram), the team back in the office hit the phones to announce the news of the latest Sony Xperia phones, the… Read more…

Launch of Dinosaurs in the Wild in London

Launch of Dinosaurs in the Wild in London As Dinosaurs In The Wild finally roars into London following successful launches in Birmingham and Manchester, we were tasked with giving it the big bang it rightly deserves as it opens on the Greenwich Peninsula. To make it happen right we got a load of media (more than 200 actually, ranging from showbiz, travel, lifestyle, kids as well as broadcast) in the room with some dinosaur-loving celebrities including Elizabeth Hurley, Jess Wright,… Read more…

Prepare for Pancake Day with a TV Toss Up

Pancake portraits of famous faces for NOW TV by Nathan Shields In the wise words of Nathan ‘pancake extraordinaire’ Shields, “life’s too short for round pancakes”. With that in mind, we recruited him to create some amazing batter portraits of big-name TV & film stars, all of whom have movies or shows on NOW TV (naturally). Most of us spend Pancake Day dishing up plain pancakes, with traditional toppings of lemon, sugar and if you’re feeling bougie, Nutella. This year… Read more…
Category: Fever Work

Launching the NOW TV Streaming Smart Stick

Last week we launched the new NOW TV Smart Stick – the cheapest streaming stick in the UK complete with a wicked voice search remote, as well as in-app downloads and a brand-new no strings broadband offering. Back-to-back media briefings with the likes of The i, The Sun, Daily Star, Daily Express, Wired, Press Association, TrustedReviews, Bloomberg and TechRadar is all well and good, but the work didn’t stop there. Since the briefings, the team has been selling-in hard and… Read more…
Category: Fever Work

Launching Shadow of the Colossus on the PS4

Shadow of the Colossus’ legacy as one of the greatest games of all time is undeniable, with most people agreeing it is a masterpiece. Fans all over the world fell in love with its unique visual style and the fraught emotional journey of Wanderer, so we couldn’t let them down when launching Shadow of the Colossus on the PS4. Helmed by Bluepoint Games, the emotion, intensity and beauty of Fumito Ueda’s original adventure has been given a staggering makeover. With… Read more…
Category: Fever Work

#StyleTrends2018 with The Flower Council of Holland

When it comes to flowers and plants, nobody knows more than The Flower Council of Holland, and in our work with them to support their consumer brands – www.thejoyofplants.co.uk and www.funnyhowflowersdothat.co.uk – we’re getting to know a lot more ourselves. Each year the FCH create style trends in partnership with a top cultural trend watcher, and we were charged with bringing them to life for UK media, influencers, designers, stylists and industry types. To do that we needed a partner,… Read more…
Category: Fever Work

Sony’s Stupendous Selfies at CES

Ah it’s early January and we’re not hungover from New Year anymore so that can only mean one thing – CES time! Sadly the Fever team is permanently banned from Las Vegas owing to a misadventure we had back in 2001 involving two master thieves, a Chinese acrobat, Monica from Friends’ dad, and Matt Damon. We’re still paying off the damage to that vault. Anyway, that doesn’t stop us holding the fort back here in Blighty for Sony Mobile, and… Read more…
Category: Events, Fever Work, Launches

Bringing Olaf’s Frozen Adventure to Sky Cinema

December wasn’t all boozy lunches and Christmas parties you know, for us and Sky Cinema it involved a very loveable snowman too – YES, it was Olaf. To celebrate Sky Cinema showing the brand new standalone short film Olaf’s Frozen Adventure, which featured the original Frozen cast and characters, we held an exclusive screening beforehand for bloggers, media and celebrities. Guests including Imogen Thomas, Laura Hamilton, Natalie Pinkham, Tasmin Greenway and Orla Chennaoui came together to watch Sky Cinema’s screening… Read more…
Category: Fever Work