David Uslan and Michael Uslan attending the premiere of The Batman: Live in Concert at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles
Singapore, 12th of August, 2024 - Planet Tota, a novel entertainment IP and Web3 undertaking from Asia, has brought in David M. Uslan as a Strategic Advisor. With a long and storied career as a publisher and producer, and a legacy of involvement in the development of the Batman Franchise, Uslan brings decades of IP and entertainment industry experience through the role.
David M. Uslan, along with his father Michael E. Uslan, the ‘Originator and Executive Producer’ of the original Batman movies franchise by Tim Burton, has played a key role in every Batman production from 1989 including the Christopher Nolan Batman Trilogy, Todd Philips’s Joker, and the recent ‘The Batman’ reboot starring Robert Pattinson. The father-son duo has also been involved in Constantine, National Treasure, Emmy nominated ‘Sabrina – Secrets Of A Teenage Witch’, the upcoming Apple series on the lives of Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig produced alongside Lorne Michaels and the Yankee organization, and a number of other revered franchises and Hollywood productions.
Planet Tota features an alternate universe populated with hundreds of Asian superhero characters. Besides games, comics and metaverse, live action/animation movies and series around the lore is a key Planet Tota ecosystem offering. With CJ CGV, the Korean Entertainment Conglomerate, and distributors of Oscar-winning Parasite as distributor, the inclusion of David Uslan’s as an advisor is another important step in leading this Southeast Asian IP undertaking to become a global entertainment IP franchise.
Besides producing, publishing, and licensing entertainment IP, David M. Uslan is also the co-founder of IP3, an ecosystem and investor network that aims to leverage Web3 inclusive IP development in the entertainment industry. A mission that is in line with Planet Tota’s vision and efforts to empower creators, brands and users with a platform, tech infrastructure and tools for IP co-creation, personal IP development and monetization.
Speaking on David’s involvement, Faisal Khan, CEO and Co-founder of Planet Tota, said, ‘Personal IP, virtual ownership, creator empowerment and co-creation are Web3 tenets which will play a pivotal role in the future of IP development and monetization. This new way to IP will build upon the prudent. David brings all of it to the table, and we are thrilled to have him involved.’
As an advisory board member of The Mob Museum in Las Vegas, a member of the Steering Committee for San Diego Comicon and its permanent museum, an advisor to Kartoon Studios and running point on their ownership of Stan Lee's brand and library, and a consultant to numerous other companies and brands, David M. Uslan sees the Planet Tota ecosystem as a novelty, and not just in the Web3 space.
Speaking on his involvement, David M. Uslan said, ‘I am thrilled to be working with the Planet Tota family. Between the development of original content, servicing global brands and corporations with our creative and marketing capabilities, and having the ability to penetrate both Asian and Western markets, I couldn’t think of a better partnership.’
About Planet Tota
Planet Tota is a Web3 entertainment ecosystem with a wide array of entertainment products ranging from games, movies, metaverse, comics, NFTs, amongst others. At the heart of Planet Tota is a universe populated with 100s of original characters from different Asian countries, amounting to an extensive lore that can be experienced through Planet Tota products.
As a brand, Planet Tota is committed to bringing the best of Web3 to everyday consumers. It aims to do so by empowering the users, creators and brands with tech infrastructure, extensive IP, cool products and innovative virtual tools, and act as a platform that enables user-involvement, personal IP development, cross-IP play and co-creation.
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