Robin Williams Trust Restricts use of comedian’s likeness for 25 years
People are still mourning the comedian Robin Williams. There will be a Robin Williams special airing on PBS.
However, after that, people might not see or hear another thing from Robin Williams for a very long time. There was rumors of the news that have been conffirmed now.
The Robin Williams Trust has taken control over his likeness rights.
The most important, is that no media corporation can use his likeness or voice to advertise or sell anything for 25 years.
Performers usually have paperwork in place to control their likenesses after death.
It is unheard of to have a total blackout.