Kevin Hart brings the laughs to Lionsgate VOD service
The platform, Laugh Out Loud, will include licenced and curated comedy content, as well as originals (including one starring Viner Logan Paul).
Two new originals coming to YouTube Red
As the nascent streaming service debuts, YouTube greenlights two more original projects, including a scripted teen series from AwesomenessTV.
CDS rebrands as Studio 71
After merging with German-based Studio71, the MCNs have adopted the same name to avoid client confusion and create internal unity.
CAA signs Vine (and Facebook) favorite Logan Paul
The online comedian, part of the CDS network, has an online following of more than 20 million, but has yet to find success in mainstream media.
Retailer Aeropostale taps Viner Logan Paul
It’s all about tapping the comedian’s massive reach (8.8 million on Vine alone) for the retailer, which will ship him across the country on Black Friday.
Legendary Digital acquires The Thinning
The feature-length film starring Viner Logan Paul and Disney star Peyton List will mark Legendary’s first foray into direct-to-consumer distribution.
Collective Digital Studio professes brand love
In a NewFronts presentation heavy on hard sell, CDS announces new series including Epic Tool Time and Fake Company Incorporated.