Go90 Service Adds Six Exclusive Series From New Form Digital
New Form Digital To Bring Six Episodic Original Series to Mobile Video Service Go90
SANTA MONICA, CA(28 Sep 2015)
New Form Digital announced today it will develop and produce six scripted series for Go90, a social entertainment platform that is built for the mobile-first generation. The six original series will premiere on go90 over the next year with 12-episode series orders for all of the series.
The Fourth Door: A fantasy adventure about a woman who wakes up in the embattled way-station between this life and the next; populated by mysterious and dangerous creatures who force her to face the past, present and future to save the man she loves. Created and directed by Tony E. Valenzuela.
#DoOver (wt): What if you could repeat the most important day of your life until you perfected it? Allison Lee gets more than she wished for when she's stuck repeating her epic 25th birthday bash which goes up in flames, over and over again. Created and written by Kathleen Grace and Shawn Dempewolff-Barrett.
Miss Earth (wt): An intergalactic sci-fi comedy following Victoria Young, a pageant queen on Earth, who takes the place of her battle-tested twin sister in a competition with all of humanity at stake. Created by and starring Anna Akana.
Mr. Student Body President (wt): A dark political comedy about an incredibly likable and charming teenage dictator. Ferris Bueller meets Frank Underwood. Created and directed by Ryan Hunter and Jack Ferry.
Cold (wt): A dramatic crime series about a teenage girl who seeks out her birth parents only to find that her separation from them occurred due to significant tragedy. In her efforts to uncover what really happened, she explores the town where she would have grown up, finding that although seemingly quaint - it is a place with many secrets. Created and directed by Emily Diana Ruth.
And one additional series to be announced shortly.
All of the series will be available on go90, starting with The Fourth Door in October 2015. Exclusive additional content (including behind-the-scenes videos) will be included as part of the service offering.
“New Form Digital is now the market leader in scripted digital originals,” said JC Cangilla, SVP, Business Development, New Form Digital. “go90 is an ambitious platform that will be attracting that Millennial audience that we bring to productions. We’re incredibly excited about this Verizon investment in our series and creators.”
Go90 will offer users a mix of live events, prime-time TV, best-of-the-web and original series across Comedy, Music, Gaming, Lifestyle, Sports, News, and Entertainment. Powered by the AOL and Verizon partnership, bringing together a premium portfolio of content brands, advertising and technology to deliver a scaled, mobile first entertainment platform for creators, consumers and brands, Go90 represents the next generation of media.
New Form Digital is the only data-driven digital entertainment company solely focused on scripted, mobile-friendly content. With a network of high-profile talent, distributors and partners, New Form Digital takes a unique approach to storytelling for the social media generation. See its digital original series on global platforms near you and at newformdigital.com.