Content studio Gunpowder & Sky has announced that it has closed a multi-territory distribution partnership for nine films and series from YouTube Red, including the series Escape The Night, Prank Academy and Sing It!.
The six other YouTube Red original titles included in Gunpowder & Sky’s distribution partnership are virtual reality game theory series MatPat’s Game Lab, feature-length comedy movie Ghostmates, holiday comedy special Jingle Ballin’, zombie reality-competition series Fight Of The Living Dead, international stage show documentary The Amazing Tour Is Not On Fire, and feature-length teen comedy Alexander IRL.
Gunpowder & Sky previously distributed two YouTube Red original movies, Lilly Singh’s documentary A Trip To Unicorn Island and the sci-fi comedy film Lazer Team. The YouTube Red subscription service gives access to YouTube Red original movies and series, a premium music service and a commercial-free experience across YouTube. YouTube Red is currently available in the United States, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico and South Korea.
“We are proud to be partnering with such a forward-thinking team at YouTube, and are excited to help bring their quality content to even more audiences around the world,” Janet Brown, EVP of Distribution, Gunpowder & Sky. “YouTube’s mission fully aligns with our mission to create diverse breakthrough content and take risks with new models for how to release and market that content - whether via TVOD/SVOD platforms, TV or AVOD.”