As part of its collaborative new talent incubation program, Disney XD and Maker Studios will debut the first round of Disney XD by Maker videos across Disney XD’s digital platforms on March 31.
The first four series from established YouTube stars heading to the Disney XD app and Disney XD’s YouTube channel are: The Adventures of Luzu and Manolo, from gaming channel luzugames that will be available in Spanish and English; noir-inspired comedic thriller Eames and Barry from Forrestfire101; cat-human-zombie-based series Natalia’s and Mayden’s Vida Loca (Spanish/English) from ExpCaseros; and teen comedy Agent Smarty Pants from Action Movie Kid.
New content from emerging creators. courtesy of the Maker Offers platform, includes career-adventure series Dream Gig starring host Albert Lawrence; internet fame-inspired Growing Up Viral from Nicholas Grava; magical adventure series Jack of All Trades from Cininima; and US road trip series Travel-sized Adventures from Daniel Florez.
Additionally, the Disney XD app will also premiere 10 videos previously launched on YouTube that have generated more than five million views to date.
Other Disney XD by Maker stars include EvanTubeHD (The Fixits, pictured), Random Encounters (Resident Enis 2) and CaptainSparklez (CaptainSparklez Skate Challenge).