During last night’s DC Universe HQ launch at New York Comic Con the streaming platform announced a couple of exciting new developments for 2020.
First up is the new DCYou Unscripted initiative. The new contest allows fans to submit pitches for new unscripted series for the service, with successful applicants being invited to Los Angeles to develop their pitches before one final in-person pitch to DC executives before a winner is chosen. The application period runs until November 18, 2019.
Enter now at DCUnscripted.com.
The platform also announced a new series which will dive deep in to the DC Universe to shine a light on characters rarely seen in mainstream media.
BizarroTV will feature fan favorite characters from the more obscure corners of the DC universe. This mixed media series is coming toDC Universe in 2020. Produced by Blue Ribbon Content, Warner Bros. Television Group’s digital production unit, this new show demonstrates the Television Group’s commitment to create original and compelling programs for the digital marketplace. Blue Ribbon taps into the Studio’s established creative team, while also identifying new and innovative talen t to deliver cutting-edge series in the short form format. A showcase of experimental styles and creative voices and visions that will be a mix of live action and animation; deep cuts from the DC portfolio of characters such as Space Cabbie, Ambush Bug, Slam Bradley and the Creeper!