“Born in 1855 at Santa Fe / Crushed trucks was the first thing he saw / Thrown into the world’s harsh realities / Where a male soul is doomed to loneliness / Morgan Kane was his name.”
These stanzas are taken from the musician Benny Borg’s breakthrough tune from 1972, and arouses enough good memories with many people – mainly adult male – readers. The hope at least one of the companies that today listed on the Merkur Market, the new marketplace for the Oslo Stock Exchange.
WR Entertainment sits namely on most of the commercial rights for the Morgan Kane series, described as the biggest success in modern Norwegian entertainment literature.
One can objectively ascertain that the former news anchor stole the show during the current session on the Oslo Stock Exchange. Not only because she was the only female CEO and dressed relatively colourful, but also due to a massively energetic and verbose company presentation which triggered being approached from the Oslo Stock Exchange Director of Communications.
Film on the way
WR Entertainment is already in pre production with the fictional western hero Morgan Kane. Simultaneously they have planned a variety of products throughout the supply chain, from movie to the studio and publishing. Everything from music and television games to more tangible “merchandise” too.
– Our business model is largely based on that we buy literary, high-profile rights underused, developing scripts and business plans and hopefully can maximize all of the rights that underlies the literary umbrella, says chairman Jim Cardwell.