LIONSGATE GREEN LIGHTS NEW DANGER MAIDEN PRODUCTIONS SCIENCE SHOW FOR COMIC-CON HQ!

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We are pleased to announce that Rileah’s production company Danger Maiden Productions has sold an infotainment science show to Lionsgate for their new SVOD channel Comic-Con HQ!  As the creator, Rileah will also executive produce and host the show alongside NASA engineer Bobak Ferdowsi (aka NASA Mohawk Guy).  The show should be under way this coming May.

Danger Maiden Productions is helmed by Rileah and Clare Grant.


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The ad-free SVOD platform, now called Comic-Con HQ, will feature shows on comics, science and gaming as well as archived footage from the past 45 years of Comic-Con.

Lionsgate and Comic-Con International will launch Comic-Con HQ, their newly-named fanboy streamer, on May 7, ahead of an official launch in June.

The subscription video-on-demand service will have a soft launch in May, with an official bow to follow in June in the lead up to Comic-Con International: San Diego in July. The ad-free online service will feature varied programming from G4 alum Adam Sessler (X-Play) executive producing shows on comics, science and gaming while hosting his own interview series.

Fellow G4 star Kevin Pereira (Attack of the Show) will executive produce an entertainment pop culture news show and a late night talk show. Original scripted and unscripted series headed to Comic-Con HQ include Kings of Con, inspired by real-life fan convention experiences from Supernatural stars Richard Speight and Rob Benedict, and the science show Impossible Science,starring illusionist Jason Latimer.

Comic-Con HQ is also set to feature exclusive archived footage from the past 45 years of Comic-Con, films and TV series from Lionsgate and other companies and original video.

Read the original announcement here

WATCH RILEAH IN ALAN TUDYK’S CONMAN!

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Rileah is happy to announce that she has joined the cast of CONMAN, a web series created by Alan Tudyk.  CONMAN tells the story of a actor who once starred on a popular science fiction television show that was cancelled too soon and now lives off of convention appearances.

CONMAN premieres today on Vimeo today.  Watch it now!

 

“TEAM UNICORN SATURDAY ACTION FUN HOUR” CASTING ANNOUNCEMENT

I’m so happy to finally be able to announce the cast to Team Unicorn’s new pilot with Adult Swim!  What’s even more exciting is that we’ve cast our forth unicorn, the amazing Alison Haislip!  She’s a breath of fresh air and we are so excited to have her.

Jane Lynch, Alan Tudyk Among Cast Set For Adult Swim’s ‘Team Unicorn’ Pilot From Robot Chicken Duo

By  | Wednesday May 28, 2014 @ 10:00am PDTTags: Adult SwimTeam Unicorn Saturday Action Fun Hour!

            Team Unicorn SAFH photo by Eric Blackmon (1)

Production is underway on the Team Unicorn Saturday Action Fun Hour! pilot forAdult Swim. Penned by Dan Milano (Greg The Bunny) and inspired by the Team Unicorn cartoons, the pilot is described as a modern twist on Saturday morning-style cartoon/live-action hybrid shows, but for adults. It follows the adventures of the four mythical heroines who masquerade as human girls. Danger Maiden Prods’ Clare Grant and Rileah Vanderbilt executive produce and star alongside original Team Unicorn member Milynn Sarley (How I Met Your Mother) and Alison Haislip (Attack Of The Show) as both Team Unicorn and their cartoon counterparts. Jane Lynch (Glee, Hollywood Game Night) voices the villainous Dark Puba; Alan Tudyk (Suburgatory) voices her sidekick, Chummy Cherub; Tara Strong (The Fairly OddParents) voices Billy, the boy with the ability to summon Team Unicorn; and Kevin Shinick (Mad) is the show’s announcer. Robot Chicken creators Seth Greenand Matthew Senreich serve as executive producers for Stoopid Buddy Stoodios. Green is directing the pilot.

Danger Maiden Productions was formed in 2009 when Grant and Vanderbilt wrote/produced and starred in the viral video Saber, which won Best Action and the Audience Awards at the Lucasfilm Fan Awards. Recently they completed the trilogy, which has racked up more than 7 million views collectively. Team Unicorn first was introduced to geek and female empowerment fans in 2010 via G33K & G4M3R Girls, written and produced by its original members. The viral-video sensation captured a million views in its first week as a geek-centric parody of Katy Perry’s “California Gurls” music video. Other Team Unicorn videos include Alien Beach Crashers, SuperHarmony, A Very Zombie Holiday and For The Win.

 

ADULT SWIM PICKS UP NEW TEAM UNICORN PILOT!!

So excited to announce that Adult Swim is officially making our Team Unicorn pilot!  It was announced in Deadline Hollywood yesterday!  Read below for more:)

Deadline Hollywood Announcement

UPDATED: Ahead of Adult Swim‘s upfront next Wednesday, which will feature a performance by Kanye West, the network has set a slate of new animated and live-action series, pilots and specials. It includes previously announced new half-hour animated comedy series Rick And Morty, from Community creator Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland, which is set to premiere in primetime later this year; a Mike Tyson quarter-hour animated series featuring the former boxer as a mystery solver; and off-network acquisition Bob’s Burgers, which launches this summer. 2013 marks Adult Swim’s most-watched year to date among adults and males 18-24, 18-34, and 18-49. Here are details about the network’s new original series, specials and pilots:

Related: Adult Swim Acquires Off-Network Rights To ‘Bob’s Burgers’

New original series and specials:

RICK AND MORTY – Rick and Morty is about a genius inventor grandfather and his less than genius grandson, and the journeys in life they share. From Dan Harmon (Community, Channel 101) and Justin Roiland. Animated half-hour.

MR. PICKLES – In Mr. Pickles, the urban sprawl of modern society pollutes the old-fashioned town where the Goodman family lives with their lovable pet dog, Mr. Pickles, a deviant border collie with a secret satanic streak. From creators Will Carsola and Dave Stewart (Funny Or Die Presents Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time). Animated quarter-hour.

MIKE TYSON MYSTERIES – In the new animated comedy series Mike Tyson Mysteries, Mike Tyson is taking the fight from the boxing ring to the streets… by solving mysteries! Armed with a magical tattoo on his face and a trusty associate by his side — a talking pigeon — if you have a problem that needs solving, Iron Mike is in your corner. The series incorporates live-action appearances featuring Mighty Mike himself, and the gloves come off as the former heavyweight champ and his fowl-mouthed partner gear up for weekly adventures as they put unsolved mysteries — like how to defeat a super computer at chess or why a famous author/werewolf can’t finish his novel — down for the count. Animated quarter-hour from Warner Bros Animation.

KING STAR KING – King Star Kingfeatures a punk rock, modern day he-man who falls from the realm of the gods to land as a fry cook in a slummy waffle joint. King Star King must regain his memory to defeat the evil (and adorable) Spring Bunny and rescue his love, the megababe Princess Snow White. Only then will King Star King regain his rightful place in the heavens. From artist JJ Villard (Monsters Vs. Aliens). Animated quarter-hour.

YOUR PRETTY FACE IS GOING TO HELL – This new live-action series from Adult Swim is a workplace comedy about Gary, an associate demon, as he attempts to capture souls on earth in order to climb the corporate ladder of the underworld. Gary hopes to advance in Hell, but he may be too stupid, lazy and kind-hearted to realize his dreams of promotion. Meanwhile, Gary’s intern Claude is more talented, more devious and will do whatever it takes to impress Satan. A Williams Street production, the show is created and directed by Dave Willis(Squidbillies, Aqua Teen Hunger Force) and Casper Kelly (Squidbillies, Harvey Birdman: Attorney at Law, Stroker & Hoop).  The series is currently presenting premiere episodes on Thursday nights at Midnight ET/PT on Adult Swim. Live-action quarter-hour.

ROBOT CHICKEN DC COMICS SPECIAL II– Faster than a speeding bullet! Well, maybe not but quality takes time. Stoopid Buddy Stoodios, in partnership with DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. Animation, will premiere a sequel to their acclaimed Annie Award-winning Robot Chicken DC Comics Special in 2014.Robot Chicken DC Comics Special II brings you the awesomeness of the DC Comics universe of characters as only Robot Chicken can, with amazing guest stars and the stop-motion sketch comedy you’ve come to love after six seasons of the popular Adult Swim series. Executive producers for the second Robot Chicken DC Comics Special include Stoopid Monkey’s Seth Green and Matthew Senreich, DC Entertainment Chief Creative Officer Geoff Johns, Warner Bros. Animation’s Executive Vice President, Creative Affairs Sam Register, and Stoopid Buddy Stoodios’ John Harvatine IV and Eric Towner.

METALOCALPYSE: THE DOOM STAR REQUIEM– In Metalocalypse: The Doom Star Requiem, we pick up directly after the abduction of Dethklok guitarist Toki Wartooth in the season 4 finale. With his life in danger his only salvation can come from the four most selfish human celebrities on earth—his bandmates, extreme metal band DETHKLOK. Will they be able to get past their own egos to help someone besides themselves? Find out in this one-hour heavy metal rock opera special with a completely original score. Created by Brendon Small,Metalocalypse: The Doom Star Requiem airs in October. Animated one-hour special.

HOT PACKAGE – Premiering in October on Adult Swim, Hot Package is a live-action fictional Canadian entertainment news program in vein of “Entertainment Tonight,” “EXTRA,” or “E! News.” Hot Package is created by and stars Derrick Beckles (TV Carnage), produced by Abso Lutely, with Derrick Beckles and Dave Kneebone as executive producers. Live-action quarter-hour.

Pilots:

Aaron McGruder Pilots
Two new live-action pilots from the creator of The Boondocks. Live-action quarter-hour and half-hour:

Tim & Eric’s Bedtime Stories: Zach’s Haunted House – Tim, Eric and Zach are elated to learn their grandfather has left them each $1,000 in his will. However, there’s a catch. In order to collect the money, they must live in his haunted mansion for the rest of their lives. Are the three of them up for it? This Halloween special is written, directed and stars Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim (Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!) with Zach Galifianakis (The Hangover).Live-action half-hour.

Ghostbags– These three frat guys were douchebags while they lived, but now that they’ve died in a horrible car accident, absolutely nothing has changed. Created by Hayes Davenport (Eastbound and Down) and Guy Endore-Kaiser (Allen Gregory). Animated quarter-hour.

Hole to Holefollows – the fabulous exploits of Ashleigh and Amelia Dangerhole, America’s sexiest billionaire detectives in a parody of ‘80s detective shows. From Pam Brady (South Park, Neighbors from Hell) and Arden Myrin (MADtv, Chelsea Lately). Live-action quarter-hour.

Filthy Sexy Teen$– Filthy Sexy Teen$ follows the exploits of a group of teens (and one high school principal) as they attempt to climb the social ladder by any means possible, even if they have to use sex, lies, and murder to get there. It won’t be easy in a school where everyone has a dark secret, and one mysterious teen is out to expose every one of them. Created by Curtis Gwinn (Walking Dead), Paul Scheer (The League, Human Giant) and Jonathan Stern (Childrens Hospital, Burning Love). Live-action quarter-hour.

Team Unicorn– Team Unicorn is a modern send-up of Saturday morning kids’ shows featuring a team of four sexy, culture-obsessed heroines who present darkly ironic twists on 80′s cartoon tropes. From the creators of Space Ghost Coast toCoast) Live-action quarter-hour.

GIANT FIGHTING ROBOTS!

So excited when Team Unicorn and I got asked to do a promo for SyFy’s new reality show, ROBOT COMBAT LEAGUE!   The show features amazing giant machines that battle one another.  It’s basically REEL STEEL come to life!  We got to visit Spectral Motion, the shop responsible for the creation of these robot and meet their creator Mark Setrakian.  See our promo below and watch ROBOT COMBAT LEAGUE on SyFy!

 

TEAM UNICORN ON CHILLER’S “MOST HORRIFYING HOOK-UPS” SPECIAL

 

Premieres Friday, February 8 at 8P ET

Just in time for Valentine’s Day comes the latest installment of Chiller’s popular countdown franchise, “Chiller 13.” This time, they’re focusing on Hollywood’s most fatal (and memorable) attractions. Featuring appearances and commentary by CJ Thomason (Harper’s IslandThe Monkey’s Paw), Colin Ferguson (Eureka), Magda Apanowicz (CapricaKyle XYDead Souls), Team Unicorn (Clare Grant, Michele Boyd, Mylinn Sarley & Rileah Vanderbilt) and Judah Friedlander (30 Rock), amongst others.

Will one of your favorite couples make the list?

Watch Team Unicorn and more of your favorite actors on the Chiller TV Network or online HERE.

 

 

 

 

 

TEAM UNICORN ON G4’S “TOP 100 VIDEO GAMES OF ALL TIME”

I will be appearing with Team Unicorn all this week on G4 for their special “Top 100 Video Games of All Time”!  It’s really exciting to be asked to be a part of this since gaming is such a big part of my life as well as the rest of Team Unicorn’s:)  We will  be discussing all your favorite video games from the past to the present.

Starts tonight and goes all week! 8pm PT/ET

Find out more information here!

 

TEAM UNICORN TAKES ON F.E.A.R 3!

Watch F.E.A.R. 3 come to glorious sexy life with Team Unicorn!

 

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