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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

1928–1953

1953–1956

19??

1928–1932

Telly (1st Technicolor Lion)

1932–1935

Coffee (2nd Technicolor Lion)

1934–1956

Tanner (3rd Technicolor Lion)

1934–1953

1953–1956


In 1953, the MGM marquee is removed and the text Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer is moved to the top of the logo.

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

In 195, the M on the word Mayer is redisegned as seen on the M on the word Metro.

MGM/UA Entertainment Co. (1983–1986, July 10, 1987)

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

1974 (50th anniversary)

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".

1986–2009

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.

1987–1992

1994 (70th anniversary)

1999 (75th anniversary)

2001–2009

A URL was added below the logo in 2001.

2008–2011

2008–2009

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

2009–2011

The URL was removed in 2009.

2011–present

1966–1968

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.

Opening credit gallery

Print logo variantions (Full color & 2D)

1924–1984

1966–1982

1986–present

1986–2011

2011–present


MGM Holdings
Film production/distribution

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (Others | Trailer variants | Closing variants) | United Artists (Other | Trailer variants | Closing variants) | Orion Pictures | LightWorkers Media | Compagnia Distribuzione Internazionale4 | Goldwyn Films | G2 Films


Television
MGM Television (Other) | MGM Worldwide Television | United Artists Media Group | Orion Television | LightWorkers Media


MGM Networks
Epix (33.3% / Epix 2 | Epix 3 | Epix Drive-In)1 | MGM Channel (HD USA | HD UK) | This TV | Casa Club TV | The Works | Impact2 | Rede Telecine3 | Comet5


Other assets
MGM Home Entertainment | 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 International Television Distribution | MGM Records | American International Pictures | American International Television | Filmways Pictures | Filmways Television | Orion Television Syndication | Orion Home Video | The Samuel Goldwyn Company | Goldwyn Entertainment Company | Samuel Goldwyn Television | Heatter-Quigley Inc. | Cannon Films | HBO/Cannon Video | Cannon Video | CIC Video | Embassy Home Entertainment | Nelson Entertainment | One Three Media | MGM Cartoons


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
5Co-Owned with Sinclair Broadcast Group

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