Posts tagged "web series"

“Lisa’s Advice” Is Like Every Conversation You’ve Ever Had With Your BFF

Created by Anna Christopher and Regina Taufen, the web series "Lisa's Advice" takes a comedic look at female friendship through short clips. The series is "at first a satire aboutĀ advice-giving, but underneath is really about how women talk to each other and navigate the hilarious yet…
By: Claire Hannum / October 31, 2014

“Firsts” Is My New Favorite Web Series

Actress and comedienne Courtney Rackley writes and stars in "Firsts," a web series that follows the -- you guessed it -- uncomfortable firsts in a relationship. Part painfully accurate and part wildly absurd, the series follows the awkward adventures of couple Chuck (Troy Ruptash) and Sally (Rackley). There are 10 episodes so…
By: Claire Hannum / September 24, 2014

“WIGS: Vanessa + Jan”: When Speed-Dating Goes Awry

The latest web series from YouTube channel WIGS brings together "Jan" (played by Caitlin Gerard, who also starred a solo series for the channel) and "Vanessa" (played by Laura Spencer) and depicts what happens when things don't quite go as planned for two friends at a speed-dating event. You can check out the first…
By: The Frisky / September 4, 2012

The Awesome Women Of WIGS

It can be tough to find meaty, interesting roles for women in Hollywood, which is why WIGS -- tagline: "where it gets interesting" -- is such a breath of fresh air. The YouTube channel created by Jon Avnet and Rodrigo Garcia has enlisted a bunch of mega talented actresses to star in a bunch of…
By: The Frisky / June 25, 2012

I Wish “Smart Girls At The Party” Had Been Around When I Was A Kid

How did I miss the memo about Amy Poehler’s awesome web series "Smart Girls at the Party"? Already in its second season, the concept is that Poehler and her co-hosts, Amy Miles and Meredith Walker, interview young girls who are "changing the world by being themselves."…
By: Ami Angelowicz / July 7, 2010

Jaleel White Is On The “Road To The Altar”

We don't often witness the planning of a wedding from the groom's perspective. There's no male equivalent of the bridezilla (though "go-getter grooms" are supposedly on the rise), and the level of involvement of the groom is usually up to him. "Road to the Altar," a mockumentary-style web series, is different though,…
By: Annika Harris / October 26, 2009