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YouTube Red Originals Debut Feb. 10

'Scare PewDiePie,' Three Feature-Length Films on Slate 2/03/2016 12:30 PM Eastern

YouTube Red, the web video giant's attempt to move beyond user-generated content, unveils its initial batch of originals Feb. 10. They include Scare PewDiePie, a reality-adventure series from the creator and executive producers of The Walking Dead at Skybound Entertainment and Maker Studios, and starring Maker giant PewDiePie (a.k.a. Felix Kjellberg) as he encounters terrifying situations inspired by video games.

 

The feature-length film A Trip to Unicorn Island details the journey of YouTube star Lilly Singh (a.k.a. Superwoman) on her 26-city global tour. Feature film Dance Camp comes from AwesomenessTV and "weaves an amazing story of unlikely friendships, unleashing passions and discovering yourself all through the power of dance," according to YouTube.

 

Finally, feature-length action comedy Lazer Team, from Rooster Teeth and Fullscreen Films, shows four small-town losers stumbling upon an alien ship carrying mysterious cargo. A battle ensues.

 

Read more at B&C. 

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