Verizon has signed an multi-year agreement to add more than 200 hours of original content per year produced by AwesomenessTV to be available for customers later this year through OTT video. The AwesomenessTV channel will target teens and young millennials, with new scripted and unscripted series.
Additionally. Verizon is also adding the family-oriented DreamWorksTV to its OTT offering. The portal will feature both live action and animated short-form content as well as some of DreamWorks Animation’s most recognisable characters.
The offering will only be available in the US.
“This is an incredible opportunity to expand the audience for both AwesomenessTV and DreamWorksTV. Mobile is where our audience lives, which is why we are looking forward to working with Verizon to introduce our programming and talent to their massive customer base,” said Brian Robbins, CEO and co-founder AwesomenessTV.