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Metro Pictures

1916–1924

Goldwyn Pictures

1917–1924

Metro-Goldwyn Pictures

Metro and Goldwyn Pictures are acquired and merged to "Metro-Goldwyn Pictures" by Marcus Loew.

1924–1925

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Following the merger with Louis B. Mayer Pictures, the company is from this point on named Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Loews Corporation.

1924–1928

Slats
This lion, Slats (Really named Cairbre), was shown at Gay's Lion Farm.

1928–1956

Jackie

1928–1932

Telly (1st Technicolor Lion)

1932–1935

Coffee (2nd Technicolor Lion)

1934–1956

Tanner (3rd Technicolor Lion)

1956–1958

George

1957–present

Leo

Leo was MGM's longest lived lion and was very infamous. The lion was used in a total of 57 years.

1957–1986

1957-1982, 1985-1986
MGM 1960
MGM 1982
1974 (50th anniversary)
1982-1985

Following MGM's merger with United Artists in 1981, the banner now reads "MGM/UA Entertainment Co."

1984–2001

1984 (60th anniversary)

In 1984, MGM celebrated their 60th Anniversary. The ribbons were now gold and would stay that way for the next 30 years. The banner now reads "Diamond Jubilee".

1986–2001

An combination of the 1957 and 1984 logos. The 1957 parts were used. The banner was reverted back to its original name and in gold and the mask is in a darker red color. This would be a new design that would be used forever in life of MGM.

MGM 1992
1987-1990
1994 (70th anniversary)
Metro Goldwyn Mayer Logo 1994 70th Anniversary
1999 (75th anniversary)
Metro Goldwyn Mayer Logo 1999 75th Anniversary
2001–2008

A URL was added below the logo in 2001.

2008–2012

2008-2011

In 2008, the ribbons were remade to look metallic. The mask was a gold color as well. The URL now reads MGM.COM

2011–2012

The URL was removed in 2011.

2012–present

1966–1982

This logo was nicknamed the Stylized Lion. It was used on 3 films until it was retired in 1968. Luckily, it was used as the print logo for MGM until at least 1982.

In-Credit Variations

Print logo variantions (Full color & 2D)

1986-present

1986-2011

2011-present

2014 (90th anniversary)
MGM 90th Anniversary


MGM Holdings, Inc
Film production/distribution

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (Others | Trailer Variants | Closing Variants) | United Artists Media Group (Other) | Orion Pictures | G2 Films | LightWorkers Media | Compagnia Distribuzione Internazionale 4


Television
MGM Television | MGM Worldwide Television | Orion Television | LightWorkers Media


MGM Networks
Epix (33.3% / Epix 2 | Epix 3 | Epix Drive-In)1 | MGM Channel (Canada | HD USA | HD UK) | This TV | Casa Club TV | The Works | Impact2 | Rede Telecine3


Other assets
MGM DVD | MGM Kids | MGM Animation | MGM Music | MGM On Stage | MGM Consumer Products | MGM Interactive | Metrocolor | Soul Cinema | Midnite Movies | Orion Interactive


Defunct
United Artists Television | United Artists Associated | United Artists Classics | United Artists Broadcasting | United Artists Records | Ziv-United Artists | MGM Records | MGM-Pathé Communications | American International Pictures | American International Television | Filmways Pictures | Filmways Television | CIC Video | Orion Television Syndication | Orion Home Video | The Samuel Goldwyn Company | Samuel Goldwyn Television | Cannon Films | HBO/Cannon Video | Embassy Home Entertainment | Nelson Entertainment | One Three Media


Notes
1A joint venture with Viacom and Lionsgate Entertainment Corporation (33.3%)
2Co-Owned with Comcast
3Co-owned with Universal Pictures, Paramount Pictures, 20th Century Fox and Globosat
4Co-Owned with Mediaset

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