COMEDY DYNAMICS PARTNERS WITH OVERDRIVE TO DELIVER STAND-UP TITLES TO PUBLIC AND COLLEGE LIBRARIES WORLDWIDE
Comedy Dynamics announced today that a selection of titles from their stand-up comedy catalog is now available through OverDrive’s leading eBook, audiobook and streaming video platform.
Beginning today, streaming video selections from Comedy Dynamics including Bob Saget, Kevin Nealon, Gary Gulman, Andy Kindler, Whitney Cummings and more will be available to both public and college libraries worldwide for purchase, and will subsequently be available to patrons for lending.
“We are always looking to work with best-in-class businesses and we are excited to work internationally with OverDrive to support their digital platform. Comedy is the cornerstone of storytelling and our new partners are experts at getting that story out,” said Brian Volk-Weiss, President and Founder of Comedy Dynamics.
OverDrive is the leading digital distribution platform, supplying the industry’s largest catalog of eBooks, audiobooks, streaming video and periodicals to 34,000 libraries and schools worldwide. We support all major computers and devices, including iOS®, Android™, Chromebook™ and Kindle® (U.S. only). OverDrive delivers all digital media on a single platform, and offers innovations such as OverDrive Read, the breakthrough EPUB and HTML5 browser-based reading experience, and Read-Along eBooks. Founded in 1986, OverDrive is based in Cleveland, Ohio USA and is owned by Tokyo-based Rakuten. For more information, visit www.overdrive.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and our blog.
Comedy Dynamics is the largest independent stand-up comedy production and distribution company, producing the new scripted comedy on Seeso, There’s … Johnny, Animal Planet’s Animal Nation with Anthony Anderson, History’s Join Or Die with Craig Ferguson, MTV2’s Wild ‘N On Tour, Hulu’s Coming To The Stage, and MTV’s Spooning with…Zac Efron. The company has worked with a wide-range of established and emerging comedic talent including Kevin Hart, Louis C.K., Aziz Ansari, Jim Gaffigan, Katt Williams and many more. Comedy Dynamics is available on most streaming platforms including: Hulu, Roku, iOS, Amazon, and Android.
Comedy Dynamics’ album Louis C.K. Live At Madison Square Garden won the Grammy for Best Comedy Album in 2016. In total, eight of Comedy Dynamics’ albums produced between 2013-2015 have been Grammy-nominated.
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