YouTube has confirmed that it will premiere the first of its YouTube Red Originals on February 10. Writing in the YouTube blog, Susanne Daniels, Global Head of Original Content, says that in addition to getting all of YouTube uninterrupted and a premium YouTube Music experience, a YouTube Red membership will now give users exclusive access to new original series and movies from some of its top creators,
The first four titles are:
Daniels notes that the diverse, dynamic creators behind these films have already built massive audiences on YouTube, rivalling many cable shows. “With YouTube Red Originals, we want to help them tell bigger and bolder stories that delight you, their fans. YouTube Red is your opportunity to support the passion projects your favourite creators have only dreamed about until now,” she says, advising “If you haven’t already, sign up here for a YouTube Red membership and the first month is on us,”.
According to Daniels, these series and movies are just the beginning. “We have lots more thrills, chills, LOLs, smiles, romances and surprises from more of your favourite YouTube stars coming later this year. In the meantime, check out our new YouTube Red Originals channel to stay up to date on the latest clips, teasers and trailers for our series and movies,” she suggests.
“If you live in a country where YouTube Red hasn’t launched yet, never fear! We’ve got you covered,” she says, directing readers where to obtain more details on when these new series and movies will be available in their country and how they can be viewed.