BBC Worldwide is celebrating the launch of its new fantasy drama series Atlantis by staging a 3D street art stunt, the first ever to take place at MIPCOM. Using tricks of perspective, the giant canvas gives spectators the impression of being plunged deep into the depths of Atlantis.

From left: Cast members Jack Donnelly and Aiysha Hart with Executive Producers Johnny Capps, Howard Overman, Julian Murphy

The street art was unveiled by cast members Jack Donnelly and Aiysha Hart on the Croisette outside Le Palais des Festivals.

Aiysha Hart who plays Ariadne said: “It is really exciting to see Atlantis being showcased at MIPCOM in the heart of Cannes where there is a real buzz.”

Jack Donnelly who plays Jason added: “The Atlantis artwork brilliantly brings to life the spirit of the series in 3D.”