And now for the slightly more esoteric and thoughtful conclusion to my three-part look at making web series ... The "Whys." So Why Make a Web Series? Because it's cheaper. Web series cost a lot less than a TV show. Right now Brent Spiner is doing his own web series called "Fresh Hell." If you don't... Continue Reading →
Woo hoo! I'm still feeling the glorious ache and pain from Sunday as I write this ... Yesterday we wrapped production "Normally This Weird" and celebrated with the wrap party that evening. From the bottom of my heart I am so appreciative for everyone's hard work and sacrifice. Holy smokes, I still can't believe we... Continue Reading →
Something I've never had to do before is recast a role that's already been seen by audiences. With short films, or even features, if an actor drops out at the last moment and you're forced to do emergency recasting, the audience is totally unaware. But with a web series, which is basically like a TV... Continue Reading →
Exhausting but fun. That's how I can best describe the experience of shooting the first season of "Normally This Weird" has been. It's been rough, to be sure. The shoot hasn't been one solid block of production. Instead it's catch-as-catch-can. Some days we're full-tilt boogie, and others we're filming just little bits of the puzzle... Continue Reading →
For the last month Squishy Studios has been knee-deep in shooting the long promised first season of "Normally The Weird." It's been a long time coming, and while we don't have the full resources we wished we did, we felt like it was now or never. It's truly been a labor of love and I think... Continue Reading →
I can't believe we're actually going to shoot new episodes of "Normally This Weird" ... in days! It's all coming together so quickly my head is spinning. Tonight is the big fundraising event. I'll plan on posting pictures from the show here in the next few days. Here are some costume tests for Adam Rini,... Continue Reading →
Here's Part Two (of three) of the behind-the-scenes look of our web series "Normally This Weird." Also, if you haven't checked it out, here's a great mention we got on Cracked.com!