INTRODUCING LIONS ENTERTAINMENT

New for 2016, Lions Entertainment is dedicated to unskippable creativity.

Lions Entertainment is a new event at Cannes Lions where brands, agencies and entertainment companies can focus on producing outstanding creative work together.

Over two days, Lions Entertainment explores the ways talent and storytelling can elevate content into the cultural mainstream. It will unpick issues that are preventing progress and celebrate the work finding the way forward.

WHAT'S ON

Lions Entertainment will bring together and galvanise the industry’s key players – platforms reinventing consumption, labels and studios adapting to channel disruption, creators of compelling content and those brokering the partnerships.

 

AWARDS

Lions Entertainment celebrates unskippable creativity with two dedicated categories; the Entertainment Lions and the new Entertainment Lions for Music. Find out more about the new Lions...

 

JURIES

The Entertainment Lions Jury are a rich multi-disciplinary mix of the most evolved and enlightened branded content makers. Authoritative music specialists representing labels, talent, agency creatives, brand partnerships, PR, platforms and brands will comprise the new Entertainment Lions for Music Jury.

FIRST SPEAKERS FOR 2016 CONFIRMED

Discover the global talent that took to take to the Lions Entertainment stage.

See who is speaking

John Cena

WWE

Chad Gutstein
Machinima
Danielle Tiedt

YouTube

Caressa Douglas

BEN

Hans-Christian Schwingen
Deutsche Telekom

MORE ABOUT THE FESTIVAL

Media disruption and proliferation has given entertainers increased power as they become the most effective way to cut-through and connect with consumers. Musicians, actors, sportspeople, fashion designers, chefs, vloggers, entrepreneurs and artists are all sought-after partners for brands, agencies and media owners. Lions Entertainment will showcase the ones that have created content that cuts through the noise.

  • THE LIONS

    The global benchmark of creative excellence.

  • What we think of as ‘content’ is like a river with artists at its source, turning brand customers into fans! Olivier Robert-Murphy Chief of Possibilities, Universal Music & Brands
  • NETWORKING

    See who comes to Cannes Lions events. Find out more

  • Cannes Lions Stories

    Read stories about this year's Festival. Find out how...

Where is it?

Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France. The closest airport is Nice Côte d’Azur International Airport.

2016 PASSES

100s OF 3-5* APARTMENTS AVAILABLE
From sleek studios to luxury villas, every Cannes Lions delegate gets access to our exclusive accommodation portfolio. With a dedicated booking support team, securing the ideal place to stay couldn't be easier. Find out more...