Filed under: Publicity Stunts
From Joe King:
The ‘alien jellyfish’ WAS a hoax!
by Ellie Zolfagharifard and Sarah Griffiths
Glowing creature in Bristol harbour turns out to be publicity stunt for a TV programme
Videos of light appeared on YouTube with many claiming it to be an ‘alien’
Biologists suggested it may be a marine salp which has drifted off course
But it turns out the ‘alien’ creature was placed in the harbour to promote a new TV programme about magic that will air on Watch.
…The guerrilla campaign was created to launch a new show called ‘The Happenings’ on Watch, which features the magicians ‘Barry and Stewart’ and is made by the producers of Derren Brown.
…It launches on Monday December 9 at 9pm on Watch.
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