Sixteen String Jack Productions

From the Audiovisual Identity Database, the motion graphics museum


This is John Oliver's production company. It's named after English criminal John Rann, also known as Sixteen String Jack because of the 16 various colored strings he wore on the knees of his silk breeches.

Logo (April 20, 2008-)

Visuals: On a black background, the words "Sixteen String Jack Productions" is displayed on screen in a white, Old English-type font.

Technique: A still, digital graphic.

Audio: Only the last few chords of the theme song of Last Week Tonight With John Oliver ("Go" by Valley Lodge).

Availability: Seen on most episodes of season 1 (and a couple of episodes of season 2) of Last Week Tonight With John Oliver on HBO as well as John Oliver: Terrifying Times, John Oliver’s New York Stand-Up Show, and Wyatt Cenac's Problem Areas.

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