With the rising demand for entertainment, the joy couldn’t you should be sufficed to film and TV shows.
Thank you, Glory Internet and your beautiful invention called “Web Series.”
In the last few (but exceptional) years, the web series has come a long way. You have critically acclaimed show on the web; you’ve stars making an appearance – that have successfully raised awareness, utmost keen and joy amongst the mass.
They are some incredible online webisodes capturing the hearts of numerous and giving the voice to everyone. These would be the 8 best of them. (Disagree? Please feel free to tell us why?)
S.O.S: Save Our Skins
Starring and written by the team behind British TV staples (Smack the Pony and The I.T Crowd), the series follows two British nerds, Stephen and Ben played by Chris Haywood and Nat Saunders respectively who are merlin season 6 excited about their New York convention. Once they arrive in the city, they get up to find only to find out that they’re the only real two people left on Earth. The show boasts of comedy, sci-fi and needless to say horror. With just 13 episodes it’s gained a trustworthy amount of audiences and took home the award for the Best British Series at Raindance Web Fest last year.
Video Game High School
C’mon, we would be causing major heartbreak if we didn’t mention this epic action comedy webseries. The concept is placed as time goes on and tells us the knowledge of the protagonist, a gamer, Brian Doheny (Josh Playlock) at VGHS, an elite facility that’s focused on teach a curriculum of video gaming, only video games. Did we hear you go Woaahhhh!? The series is made by Freddie Wong’s RocketJump Studios.
How’s this for a premise? A guy is going through a bad breakup, the problem is worse already, and a creepy, globular green and murderous friend, Mark appears (those dancing devil on the shoulder type) and whispers sweet perversion into the former’s ears. While Kevin makes moves on ex girlfriend’s roommate, his so called acting guidance eggs him on with menacing commentary. Too intense? Creepy? Exciting? However you feel about this psychological thriller, it’s garnered a maximum most horror fans
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Mental performance behind this critically acclaimed series, Ingrid Jungermann is really a known face in the entertainment industry with her dynamic first attempt’The Slope.’ Jungermann writes, directs and stars in this critically acclaimed reveal that explores the life span of a gay woman struggling to find her identity in the current world. The show portrays the insecurities of a center aged lesbian in a compelling yet funny way. With popular names like Kristen Connolly (House of Cards) as guest stars and funded by the Spike Lee Production Award, we could safely assume the next season will soon be up around the midst of the year.
H+: The Digital Series
Created by Bryan Singer and Warner Bros.,’H+’can be an apocalyptic sci-fi that could make you ask questions on the existence of technology and concerning the potential threat that may arise if the humanity loses control in the near days. H+ delivers the nightmarish image for the future, followed by an ambitious narrative and cinematic visuals.
Written It Down
“Delivering bad news is hard to do… especially once you don’t know what it’s,” that’s how the story revolves in this highly adored web series. Fun Fact: You will find no scripts and predicated on impromptu conversation. Australia’s best comedians take the greatest challenge and perform in this completely improvised show landing themselves into the greatest uncomfortable situation, different every episode and live on camera. Simple, yet very original! Not forgetting it’s won several awards at LA Web fest last year.
The list is incomplete if we don’t regard Ben Sinclair and Katja Blichfeld’s’High maintenance.’ This dark comedy redefines the definition of’stoner ‘. The net series follows an anonymous marijuana deliveryman called The Guy (played by Sinclair) and his encounters with new group of clients in New York City. The customers are just about needing something more than a joint. Trust the show to surprise you with each episode with The Guy witnessing relationship meltdowns, job crises, family warfare and much more. We are not the only real ones in awe with the show; the fanbase rise high with likes of Orange may be the New Black creator Jenji Kohan and Downton Abbey star Dan Stevens.
It’s no real surprise that’Justice Woman’was bound to have recognition for its take on unjust society of today. Multi-talented Vanessa Verduga understood the impact the show would create when she conceived Justice Woman in October 2012. The webseries follows the story of a very modern and funky Assistant District Attorney, Sofia Escala who after discovering ab muscles legal system designed to serve justice without prejudice is filled up with corruption and collusion. She is determined to bring an end to the and dons the secret identity of Justice Woman with assistance from her sidekick and her best pal Robert Gallion. The series has bagged her many awards in a brief period of time including Vanessa herself for Outstanding Lead Actress award at the 2013 Los Angeles Web Festival and Best Sexy Actress award at the 2014 Rome Web Awards in Italy and the Excellence in Multimedia award from the Hispanic Organization of Latin Actors (making her the initial recipient). In 2010 it’s making rounds at the ROME WEB AWARDS with numerous nominations.