Posted on Friday, April 7, 2023
“IF CDs Karin Fong and Kathy Liang co-created the main title sequence. With 50s T-bird jackets as their reference, they created a stop-motion-inspired, high-energy design that puts the Pink Ladies in the spotlight. Paying homage to the beloved film, they tied in Grease nostalgia with animated birds, a classic ride, and a spunky remix of the original tune.”
Production: Imaginary Forces
Creative director: Karin Fong, Kathy Liang
Designer: Kathy Liang, Anna Chen
Editor: Lexi Gunvaldson
Animator: Scott Belll, Anna Chen
Design intern: Soo Lee
Senior producer: Renee Robson
Coordinator: Jake Fritz
“The musical series tells the origin story of the 1950s girl gang Pink Ladies and takes place at Rydell High in 1954, four years before the set of Grease.
From the team at Imaginary Forces: “IF created the main title for the Grease prequel series, Rise of the Pink Ladies which hits Paramont+ 45 years after the culture-shifting feature film hit the big screen.