Amazon to premiere first docu-series pilot
Conde Nast Entertainment is co-producing The New Yorker Presents, a unique series among Amazon Studios’ 7 new pilots announced Tuesday.
Crackle debuts first Playing It Forward episode since NewFronts
It’s been a year since the first episode, but a spokesperson says “there is no formal structure” to the concert series that’s produced by Team Downey.
Megan MacKay applies “makeup tutorial” critique to Jian Ghomeshi scandal
The sketch comedian, whose sharp wit sounds a lot like that of Lena Dunham, releases a follow-up to her popular Ray Rice video commentary.
On the red carpet at Buffer Fest
About 10,000 tickets were sold to fans over the 4-day festival. Check out some of the creators who were there.
CollegeHumor cultivates laughs for Movember
Electus Digital’s humor brand launches 3 videos as the exclusive digital content partner for the mo-vement.
Economy-themed shorts won’t be dry, Spurlock says
Actor Adrian Grenier (pictured) and The Square director Jehane Noujaim are among the 20 filmmakers working on the documentarian’s latest project.
SoulPancake makes TV deal
Actor Rainn Wilson will star in 15-minute segments called The Mixtape produced for youth-focused entertainment network Pivot.
Viggle sees big rewards in TV on the web
The platform now offers points for watching original content on Wetpaint and wants to extend the ability to third-party publishers of digital entertainment.
Yahoo, HBO stars join cast of new Netflix series
Burning Love lead June Diane Raphael joins Grace and Frankie, while True Blood’s Deborah Ann Woll lands a lead role in Daredevil.
Vision Films kicks off marketing plan for Ronaldo doc
Following an exclusive 30-day Vimeo release, the distributor is leveraging World Cup buzz to promote the doc, narrated by actor Benedict Cumberbatch.