Web Series

This is our channel devoted to news and information about Web Series (episodic web video shows). Stay up-to-date with the newly emerging online video movement towards web television and more entertainment based web video television shows. Here we will cover new and interesting web series, talk about those companies that are supporting web series creators (like Revision3, Crackle, YouTube, and more), the type of episodic web video show content that interests us, and keep up-to-date with the latest and greatest web series episodes.

No Web Series For ABC Soaps One Life to Live and All My Children

No Web Series For ABC Soaps One Life to Live and All My Children

Over Thanksgiving it was announced that long-running ABC soaps One Life to Live and All My Children would not, in fact, be reincarnated as web series as was planned.  One Life to Live will end in January while All My Children ended, what turns out …

Conan O’Brien To Make Appearance As Himself On Web Therapy

Conan OBrien To Make Appearance As Himself On Web Therapy

One of the most successful web series out there is Web Therapy, a comedy starring Lisa Kudrow as a not-so-qualified therapist who treats patients via video chat.  The series, created by Kudrow and producer/director Don Roos, has attracted a number of name stars such as …

The YouTube & Disney Interactive Partnership: Has Disney Learned From Past Mistakes?

The YouTube & Disney Interactive Partnership: Has Disney Learned From Past Mistakes?

At 7:00 a.m. Eastern Time yesterday morning, Disney Interactive and YouTube issued a press release with the headline, "YouTube and Disney Interactive Team to Create Family-Friendly Video Destinations.” But, eight hours earlier, Brookes Barnes of The New York Times had written a story with the …

The Vault Unleashes Episode 3, Worth the Wait

The Vault Unleashes Episode 3, Worth the Wait

Episode 3 of The Vault is available on YouTube, and I found myself curiously excited that this new entry clocks in at 15 minutes.  In the hustle and bustle of video watching, most of the time I'm thankful that most of the stuff I watch …

Stars Of Full House & Saved By The Bell ‘Can’t Get Arrested’ In New Web Series

Stars Of Full House & Saved By The Bell Cant Get Arrested In New Web Series

If you were a child of the eighties, you probably watched one or two or all 192 episodes of Full House.  You thought Bob Saget was a wholesome dad and there was no way that any of the child actors would one day find themselves …

Swampy And Where’s My Water?, Popular Disney Game App, to Become A Web Series

Swampy And Wheres My Water?, Popular Disney Game App, to Become A Web Series

Walt Disney has created a ton of memorable characters over the years, but nearly all of them have been on the big screen and TV.  Recently, Disney's foray into mobile game apps, "Where's My Water?" has become a huge hit on the iPhone and iPad …

Bravo’s Web Series Companion To “Work of Art: The Next Great Artist”

Bravos Web Series Companion To Work of Art: The Next Great Artist

Cable has basically become the world's largest talent show for a variety of skill sets.  We've seen aspiring fashion designers, singers, chefs, and filmmakers all competing to win the opportunity to become top-paid professionals.  Last year, Bravo introduced a show looking for hopeful artists called …

Current TV To Create New Series From Vimeo Documentary Contest Winner

Current TV To Create New Series From Vimeo Documentary Contest Winner

It seems to be online video contest week as I've got two assignments about online video contest platfoms and now Vimeo is launching a contest. The new partnership between Current TV and Vimeo is looking for some crowdsource action to kick off a series of …

Indie Music Artists Get Professional Feedback With OurStage Panel Web Series

Indie Music Artists Get Professional Feedback With OurStage Panel Web Series

OurStage.com is a place where independent music artists attempt to get noticed, and where people looking for a reprieve from the mainstream can find bands that "no one else" knows about yet.  In partnership with MTV, the site offers competitions and instant visitor feedback so …

First VEVO Scripted Series Hits YouTube With Some RockNRoll Horror

First VEVO Scripted Series Hits YouTube With Some RockNRoll Horror

The Rocky Horror Picture Show has endured over 35 years because, yes, it's fun to make fun of a movie that is horrendous.  But there is no question that the reason why people are able to get through the flick is that it has some …