After the viral success of A Toy Train in Space Mattel hired Ron Fugelseth to create a social media marketing video with their beloved Train, Thomas. Starring Fugelseth and family, Ron and crew shot the video over 4 days. Ron edited the video along with adding animated expressions to the toy's face. Ron also fabricated an underwater scene with a live crab and Thomas holding his breath. 

The video currently has over 2.2 million views on YouTube.
Video shown with permission with logos removed. 


Under water scene created in aquarium with a live crab. Facial expressions and bubbles added in post production (above).

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