LazyTown stands stronger than ever. The company's relatives are big-hearted and seem to have every reason to be optimistic about the business in the coming years. "We have just become part of the Turner group, which in turn is part of Time Warner. Those agreements were finalized late 2011, and the purpose, among other things, to bring on board an owner who has the right distribution channels," say...
Magnús Scheving, the author of LazyTown, flew to London yesterday for talks with BBC managers and others about the possible purchase of his production:
“Magnús is out there now talking to the BBC and others. There is a lot at stake and then the circle narrows and you never know what will happen, said Kjartan Már Kjartansson, assistant manager of LazyTown yesterday. “The issue is being presented to various people,” he says. Magnús won’t be out for long; he was going to try to finish all the meetings yesterday, as there are many angles to look at regarding LazyTown here at home.
On the other hand, LazyTown’s annual festival was held in the community center in Seltjarnarnes this weekend and was attended by about three hundred people: “It is always fun,” said the deputy director. “The band Hunang played music at the dancing”