The streaming service is teaming with DiCaprio’s prodco Appian Way to produce and acquire non-fiction films and series.
The 10-episode series will launch on the ThisIsDrama YouTube channel in the Fullscreen network as part of a newly inked deal between the companies.
Nate Hayden, head of AOL Originals, tells StreamDaily that Connected is the first step of AOL’s expanded original content strategy.
Defy Media’s third annual Acumen Report also found teens believe YouTubers have what it takes to be TV or movie stars.
The Freddie Wong-produced series earns 7 nominations, followed by Space Riders, Player Piano and Daemonium with 6 each.
Weissenborn comes to the gaming-centric MCN from BlackTreeTV, where he was interim CEO.
In a deal that brings Disney Junior content to its streaming service for the first time, Hulu has acquired the exclusive SVOD rights to hit animated series Doc McStuffins and Bunnytown.
Seeker targets adventure enthusiasts with a slate of over 50 episodes.
The Canadian Media Production Association’s Content Everywhere 2 white paper argues Canadian producers face an uphill battle to get content on Netflix, Amazon and Hulu.