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Webseries phenom The Lizzie Bennet Diaries made it to 100 entries (and beyond)

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Webseries phenom The Lizzie Bennet Diaries made it to 100 entries (and beyond)

  For most of the history of television, the barrier to syndication—and to profitability—has been 100 episodes. The shows that have made it to that mark are an unusual group. Many were big hits. Some found small cult audiences. Still others just hung on as best they could and never posted numbers quite low enough […]

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‘Lizzie Bennet Diaries’ Book To Be Released On July 1st, 2014

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‘Lizzie Bennet Diaries’ Book To Be Released On July 1st, 2014

It has been almost a year since The Lizzie Bennet Diaries released its final installment, but interest in the vlog-style retelling of Pride and Prejudice is still high. In order to appease the series’ vociferous fans, LBD creator Bernie Su has teamed up with writer Kate Rorick and publisher Touchstone for The Secret Diary Of Lizzie Bennet: A Novel, a companion to the Emmy-winning web series. The Secret Diary will be released […]

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EW’s Best of 2013: The stars of ‘The Lizzie Bennet Diaries’ on filming the Emmy-winning web series

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EW’s Best of 2013: The stars of ‘The Lizzie Bennet Diaries’ on filming the Emmy-winning web series

It is a truth universally acknowledged… that Jane Austen’s novels will never stop being reimagined, readapted, or reworked. But among the countless parodies, books, and films that are based on Pride and Prejudice, only “The Lizzie Bennet Diaries” managed to make it a web-based, immersive experience. The web series, a modern adaptation co-created by Bernie Su and Hank Green, […]

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Lizzie Bennet Receives PGA Nomination for Outstanding Digital Series

Filed in News, Shows, The Lizzie Bennet Diaries by on December 3, 2013
Lizzie Bennet Receives PGA Nomination for Outstanding Digital Series

The Producers Guild of America announced the Television Series/Specials and Digital Series nominees that will advance in the voting process for the 25th annual PGA Awards. Digital series noms went to Yahoo’s “Burning Love” and well as YouTube phenoms “Epic Rap Battles of History,” “The Lizzie Bennet Diaries,” “Video Game High School” and Wired magazine’s “Wired: […]

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How Pemberley Digital Plans to Change Online Video, One Story at a Time

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How Pemberley Digital Plans to Change Online Video, One Story at a Time

On August 22, the Television Academy announced that “The Lizzie Bennet Diaries,” a modern adaptation of Jane Austen’s “Pride & Prejudice,” would receive the juried Creative Arts Emmy for Original Interactive Program. For what we now refer to as the online video industry, it was a landmark moment. For the creators of the show, it […]

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‘Lizzie Bennet Diaries’ companion series ‘Emma Approved’ debuts today

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‘Lizzie Bennet Diaries’ companion series ‘Emma Approved’ debuts today

The new webseries Emma Approved debuted today, as the creators of The Lizzie Bennet Diaries bring Jane Austen’s Emma into the 21st century. Watch the new episode here!

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Unfinished Austen Novel Finds New Life Through Collaborative Web Series

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Unfinished Austen Novel Finds New Life Through Collaborative Web Series

Over the summer, the creators of the Emmy Award-winning web series The Lizzie Bennet Diaries launched an experimental follow-up project based on an unfinished Jane Austen novel. In Welcome to Sanditon, audience members were invited to assume roles as Sanditon residents while a modernized interpretation of Austen’s final work unfolded as a web series.

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The Lizzie Bennet Diaries on the 65th Creative Arts Emmys Red Carpet

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The Lizzie Bennet Diaries on the 65th Creative Arts Emmys Red Carpet

Creative Arts Emmys 2013 Red Carpet Interview with Bernie Su and The LBD team. Video from: Emmys.com

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Pictures From The 65th Creative Arts Emmys

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Pictures From The 65th Creative Arts Emmys

Photo by Vince Bucci/Invision for Academy of Television Arts & Sciences/AP Images The Lizzie Bennet Diaries cast and crew at the 65th Creative Arts Emmy Awards reception and ceremony. See the entire album here

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Emma Approved: Creators of The Lizzie Bennet Diaries Try Another Jane Austen Series

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Emma Approved: Creators of The Lizzie Bennet Diaries Try Another Jane Austen Series

Bernie Su and Hank Green captured the hearts, iPhones, Pinterest pages, Instagram accounts and GetGlue music playlists of teens across America with their 2012 series The Lizzie Bennet Diaries, which updated Pride and Prejudice to modern life through real-time transmedia storytelling. The series consisted of 9½ hours of content stretched over 160 videos on five […]

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