Ckrush Entertainment, Inc., a subsidiary of Ckrush, Inc., (OTCBB:CKRH - News), announced today that is has formed a “Minisode” Studio to produce and distribute short form original video content for the web and mobile markets, including Ckrush, Inc. sites LiveMansion.com, AudioStreet.net, and MixStreet.net. The Ckrush minisode studio will develop webisodes and mobisodes of up to five minutes in length both on a series and single episode basis. The Company, a producer of feature films and television programming, will utilize its in house production capabilities as well its relationships with leading Hollywood creatives, to develop and produce original content across all genres. Ckrush also intends to provide the members of its online creative communities, LiveMansion.com, AudioStreet.net and MixStreet.net opportunities to star in, direct, produce, and create soundtracks for the studio.
The Original webisode and mobisode content will be distributed by a variety of manners across the online and mobile universe. Some content will be exclusively available at the Company’s websites and other content will be syndicated throughout the digital world. The Company is also exploring co-production partnerships with leading destination websites and their advertisers. The Company has already had a role in the burgeoning minisode marketplace, with its AudioStreet.net partnering with Michael Eisner’s Tornante Company to provide original music to the highly successful web based series “Prom Queen.”
“We consider minisodes to be a real growth area and highly complementary to our entertainment and digital business lines,” commented Ckrush, Inc. CEO Jeremy Dallow. “We are well positioned to produce, distribute and integrate high quality original content across the online and mobile spectrums. The Ckrush minisode studio will be also another exciting source of opportunities for our online creative communities.”
About Ckrush, Inc.
Ckrush is an innovative entertainment and interactive media group at the forefront of the convergence of entertainment content with social media, online communities and digital technology. Ckrush produces feature films and other content and develops and maintains web sites, including online communities, primarily geared towards young adults 18-34. Ckrush’s fully interactive online communities include “LiveMansion.com” (http://www.livemansion.com/), “AudioStreet.net” (http://www.audiostreet.net/) and “MixStreet.net” (http://www.mixstreet.net/). Ckrush’s feature film productions include “Beer League,” starring Artie Lange; “National Lampoon’s TV the Movie,” starring Steve O and Wee Man of “Jackass” fame; and “National Lampoon’s Pledge This,” starring Paris Hilton. Ckrush services also include website design, development, hosting, advertising and media placement.. For additional information, please visit www.ckrush.net.
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