NYTVF seeks tomorrow’s comedy writers
Festival director Erin Day says the rise in digital platforms has raised the bar in comedy writing, and a new competition taps that same spirit.
NYTVF, The Orchard pair on The Jamz
TV festival founder Terence Gray says the series models an “indie film approach,” creating premium episodic content on a limited budget.
Going food crazy with Munchies on Vice
Munchies’ Lauren Cynamon and FremantleMedia’s Thom Beers share programming recipes at the New York Television Festival.
Fremantle CEO Beers talks Buzzer, Munchies, monetization
FremantleMedia North America CEO Thom Beers discusses digital media monetization strategies and a new game show channel.
Series order guaranteed: The Orchard partners with NYTVF
The multimedia distributor and MCN will produce a 6-episode show selected from the “official artist” entrants at New York Television Festival.
Millions: A universal story portrayed by an all-Asian cast
Debuting today on YouTube is producer Andrew C.’ s passion project: an 8-episode youth-focused drama starring Asian-Canadian actors and entertainers.
Struggles of a man-child featured in new My Damn Channel show
Creator Danny Abrahms goes the DIY route in a seven-episode short-form comedy series Self-Help, in which he plays a self-obsessed Millennial conversing with his inner self.