A+E Networks turned to creative agency Big Machine for a project showcasing different series across the company’s family of networks, while tying into a campaign by insurance company Geico.

Longtime A+E Networks partner Geico challenged us to come up with three unique native spots that aligned with their highly successful ‘Surprising” campaign,” said History’s Chris Hoehn, senior writer and producer brand partnerships. We borrowed some of the thematic DNA from: History, A&E and Lifetime and the end result was a hilariously huge success.”


History/A&E/Lifetime/FYI/BIO partnerships

Tom Kaniewski – Sr. Creative Director

Chris Hoehn – Sr. Writer/ Producer

Charles Barron – Sr. Writer/ Producer

Casey Connor- Sr. Writer/ Producer

Elephant, Catwalk and Moonwalk:

Director: Steve Petersen

Creative Director: Ken Carlson

Executive Producer: Sean Owolo

Live Action Producer: Chad Engel

Post Producer: Crystal Deones

Art Director: KA Batcha

Additional VFX Artists: Dennis Shen & Ana Lossada

Interns: Ha Eun Chang & Harut Harutyunyan

Studio Manager: Emma Eckhoff


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