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Starz Digital Media Repackaging Popular Web Series ‘Lizzie Bennet Diaries

Filed in News, Press, The Lizzie Bennet Diaries by on June 19, 2014
Starz Digital Media Repackaging Popular Web Series ‘Lizzie Bennet Diaries

  The modern-day “Pride and Prejudice” retelling, which began as a YouTube series, will be sold through online platforms starting June 23.

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A new novel offers a fresh take on ‘Pride and Prejudice’ — without ruining it

Filed in News, Press, The Lizzie Bennet Diaries by on June 13, 2014

There’s an entire generation of people, mostly women, who will know exactly what you mean when you utter the words, “Way harsh, Tai.” And similarly, another crop who can just as easily identify the movie that’s responsible for this line: “This is an occasion for genuinely tiny knickers.” Read more on Washigton Post.

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Support human rights with Emma Approved

Filed in Emma Approved, News, Press by on June 12, 2014
Support human rights with Emma Approved

Pemberley Digital’s fanbase is breaking donation records to help their favorite fictional characters support 27 Million, a real-life charity fighting human trafficking and modern-day slavery. An online fundraiser built into the interactive world of “Emma Approved” achieved its initial $1000 goal just over 24 hours after it was launched on June 9 – and the […]

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This Jane Austen Adaptation for the YouTube Generation is Actually Wonderful

Filed in News, Press, The Lizzie Bennet Diaries by on June 12, 2014
This Jane Austen Adaptation for the YouTube Generation is Actually Wonderful

  I don’t know if it’s a truth universally acknowledged that a woman in possession of a box set of Austen novels must pass on her love of Pride and Prejudice to her children, but it was certainly true in my family. I began working my way through my mother’s well-worn, paperback Penguin editions of […]

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‘Emma Approved’ Stars Talk Their On and Offscreen Romance

Filed in Behind the Scenes - EA, Emma Approved, News, Press by on April 25, 2014
‘Emma Approved’ Stars Talk Their On and Offscreen Romance

Joanna Sotomura and Brent Bailey sat down with reporter Rosie Narasaki to talk about their favorite ‘Emma Approved‘ scenes, the joys of adapting Jane Austen, their new relationship and the delicate balance between private lives and fan culture. Read the interview at Hollywood.com.

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Why You Should Be Watching ‘Emma Approved’

Filed in Emma Approved, News, Press by on January 2, 2014
Why You Should Be Watching ‘Emma Approved’

  The picture above?  That’s it: that’s the whole series.  And darned if it doesn’t look like the perfect Emma/Mr. Knightley dynamic – am I right, or am I right? The verbal sparring between Emma Woodhouse (Joanna Sotomura) and Alex Knightley (Brent Bailey) is reason enough to give this series a click. Emma Approved is a […]

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