Freeform Launches New Digital Short-Form Series MY BOYFRIEND IS A ROBOT
February 11, 2017 - Finding Carter
Freeform premieres a newest digital short-form series, MY BOYFRIEND IS A ROBOT, a regretful fish-out-of-water comedy centering on a attribute between a lady and her beloved – who happens to be a robot. The uncover can be seen on Freeform.com and FreeForm app, starting today, Feb 10. The plan is from executive producers Deborah Spera and Maria Grasso.
Watch a initial part of “My Boyfriend is a Robot” here:
“My Boyfriend is a Robot,” combined by and starring Chloe Searcy (“Chloe + Zoë”) and Josh Margolin (“New Girl”), is a regretful comedy with a twist. Rosie is a totally normal 20-something girl. Bruce is a rarely modernized 5-year-old humanoid drudge and a unequivocally good guy. The uncover follows Rosie and Bruce as they navigate a ups and downs of their imperfect, though amatory relationship.
Searcy (Rosie) is best famous for her web array “Chloe + Zoë,” that she wrote and starred in with Zoë Worth. It was featured by a array of publications, including Refinery 29, Thought Catalog, Nylon Magazine and Indiewire, who enclosed it in their year-end Best-Of lists in both 2012 and 2013. After dual seasons and a spin-off array on Hello Giggles, “Chloe + Zoë” was grown as a half-hour commander during MTV. The array is now accessible on a Fullscreen app.
Josh Margolin (“Bruce”) is an actor and author with endless improv comedy experience. He has seemed on “New Girl” and “Hot in Cleveland,” as good as on a accumulation of digital platforms including Funny or Die, Fullscreen and IFC’s Comedy Crib. Josh’s web array “New Partner,” that he wrote and starred in with Quinn Beswick, won Best Comedy during a 2015 New York Television Festival and is now in growth during Will Gluck’s prolongation company, Olive Bridge.
“My Boyfriend is a Robot” comes from Searcy and Margolin, as good as executive producers Deborah Spera and Maria Grasso of One-Two Punch Productions and Eben Kostbar, Nic Hill and Blake Behnam of Sawhorse Media. The array was destined by James Gallagher (“Chloe and Zoë.” “New Partner”). The digital array was also done probable pleasantness of ITV America who controls a underlying rights to a property.
About One-Two Punch Productions In further to portion as executive writer on “My Boyfriend is a Robot,” Deborah Spera worked with Maria Grasso as EP on MTV’s series, “Finding Carter.” During Deborah’s seven-year reign as a boss of Television for The Mark Gordon Company, she served as executive writer on “Criminal Minds,” “Army Wives,” “Reaper” and “Suspect Behavior.” The association also produces such critically acclaimed programming as “Grey’s Anatomy” (ABC).
About Sawhorse Sawhorse is a full-service prolongation and post house. Most recently, Sawhorse has constructed a Youtube Red array “Single By 30” and a Go90 array “AlgoRhythm.” In further to their account work, Sawhorse has a clever commercial, branded and digital presence; formulating calm for companies and brands such as, TruTV, IFC, ABC Digital, Pepsi, Verizon Go90, Cadillac, Netflix, Hewlett-Packard, Marriott, Hyundai, Above Average, New Form Digital, Lionsgate, NFL, NHL, Conde Nast, TRESemme, Tostitos, Chevrolet, GQ, HM, Starz and Anchor Bay.
About FreeForm Part of a Disney|ABC Television Group, FreeForm connects to audiences and goes over party with confidant strange programming and immersive amicable engagement. The network delivers a singular brew of peculiarity strange and acquired series, and fan favorite cinema and a holiday events “13 Nights of Halloween” and “25 Days of Christmas.” The FreeForm app is a use that allows viewers with participating TV subscription services entrance to 24/7 live observation of a network, as good as continued on-demand entrance around a far-reaching array of devices.