For its first foray at the NewFronts, the media co offered up a titillating performance, and a number of new Snapchat and Facebook series.
The female-focused media co is encouraging women to lean in, putting a man in a mom’s shoes and breaking down election issues in its new slate.
The millennial-focused MCN unveiled 30 new series at the NewFronts, including a pet-focused cosplay show and a new game show by Smosh.
The media giant also announced that it’s shifting its video digital hub, The Scene, to a mobile-first strategy, as well as more VR.
The pair will create an unspecified number of originals, as well as repackage and share existing content for digital platforms.
Founder Robert Rodriguez has tapped Tibbets to expand the cable net’s digital offerings, among other duties.
The SVOD has picked up Julian Fellowes presents Doctor Thorne, by the Downton Abbey creator, tapping the popularity of the period genre.
The acquisition will allow the VOD site to offer creators more options for distribution, including SVOD, transactional and standalone streaming sites.
A digital adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s acclaimed novel, produced by MGM Television, will arrive on the SVOD in 2017.