Netflix has ordered an unscripted TV show featuring social media star, Cameron Dallas. The series will follow Dallas, his family, and friends, as he pursues his career.
Dallas is executive producing with Jane Lipsitz, Dan Cutforth, Ben Curtis, Sanford Wernick, Jon Liebman, and Bart Bordelon.
Here is the Netflix press release.
22 June 2016
Netflix Announces Unscripted Original Series with Cameron Dallas
The series follows social media personality and entrepreneur Cameron Dallas and his close circle of friends and family as he looks to take his career to the next level. It’s not all selfies and Vine videos as the series explores the stark contrast between his very public online persona and who he is in his personal life.
Executive Produced by Jane Lipsitz and Dan Cutforth of Magical Elves and Brillstein Entertainment Partners Ben Curtis, Sanford Wernick and Jon Liebman. Cameron Dallas and Bart Bordelon also serve as Executive Producers.
Cameron is represented by WME, Brillstein Entertainment Partners and attorney Adam Kaller.
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About Cameron Dallas:
Entrepreneur and influencer Cameron Dallas catapulted into fame quickly with viral vine videos that have since won over the hearts of adults and tweens across the globe. More than just a “digital celebrity,” this model, entrepreneur and content creator has a fan base of over 35 million followers across 5 different social media platforms. His margins of engagement on his social media platforms are very small garnering comparable amounts of “likes” on content to stars with triple the amount of followers. His global appeal continues to be showcased as he travels the world for fashion opportunities. Cameron’s business savvy and interest in developing new talent led him to join and co-produce the global touring convention, MAGCON. He continues to discover and support the next generation of social media talent by inviting him to join the MAGCON family. MAGCON is currently touring internationally with multiple stops in Australia and South America scheduled this summer.
About Magical Elves:
Magical Elves is the award winning production team behind some of the highest quality documentary, unscripted and digital series found across all media platforms. Since the company was founded, Dan Cutforth and Jane Lipsitz have been nominated for numerous awards, winning Emmys for both “Top Chef” (Bravo) and its digital counterpart “Last Chance Kitchen,” a Peabody for “Project Runway,” and an IDA award for “Time of Death” (Showtime). Other credits include: “All In with Cam Newton” (Nickelodeon), “Project Greenlight” (HBO), “There Goes the Motherhood” (Bravo), “Cold Justice” (TNT), “Braxton Family Values” (WE), “Last Comic Standing“, and “Fashion Star” (NBC). Feature films include the critically acclaimed “Justin Bieber: Never Say Never”, “Katy Perry: Part of Me” and “Under The Electric Sky” which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. Magical Elves joined forces with international media producer and distributor The Tinopolis Group in 2014.
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