Jash

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Jash
Jash Company Logo.png
Created by Michael Cera
Tim Heidecker
Eric Wareheim
Sarah Silverman
Reggie Watts
Original language(s) English
Production
Producer(s) Daniel Kellison
Doug DeLuca
Mickey Meyer[1]
Production company(s) Fullscreen Inc.[1]
Distributor YouTube
Release
Original release March 10, 2013 (2013-03-10)
External links
JashNetwork Youtube channel
Production website

Jash (stylized as JASH) is a comedy community created by Michael Cera, Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim, Sarah Silverman and Reggie Watts.[2][3] New videos are posted to the Jash homepage periodically by the creative team, and by new members of the always expanding collective of comics.[4] Jash premiered online March 10, 2013.[5][6][7] Since its launch, Jash has gone on to extend its reach into traditional media with television series and award winning short films.

History[edit]

Formation[edit]

Jash was formed under the YouTube Original Channel Initiative in October 2012.[8][9]

Launch[edit]

The channel was launched on March 10, 2013, concurrent with a kickoff panel by the creative team during South by Southwest (SXSW), broadcast live on the podcast Comedy Bang! Bang![10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Levine, Daniel S. (2013-03-11). "Michael Cera, Sarah Silverman launch YouTube channel Jash at SXSW". The Celebrity Cafe. Archived from the original on 27 February 2014. Retrieved 12 March 2013. 
  2. ^ Matheson, Whitney (2013-03-11). "JASH: Your fave comedians launch a YouTube channel". USA Today. Retrieved 11 March 2013. 
  3. ^ Danton, Eric R. (2013-03-11). "Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera Launch JASH Comedy Channel on YouTube". Rolling Stone Magazine. Retrieved 11 March 2013. 
  4. ^ La Putt, Chris (2013-03-12). "Sarah Silverman launching 'JASH' YouTube series w/ Michael Cera, Tim & Eric, and Reggie Watts, playing Wellmont Theatre". Brooklyn Vegan. Retrieved 12 March 2013. 
  5. ^ "Comedy Site Jash.com Premieres at SXSW". Retrieved 28 Mar 2013. 
  6. ^ "JASH: Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera, Tim & Eric and Reggie Watts Create a New YouTube Channel". Retrieved 28 Mar 2013. 
  7. ^ "JASH panel pics from SXSW 3/10/13". Retrieved 28 Mar 2013. 
  8. ^ Thomas, Kahlil (2013-03-11). "Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera Launch Comedy YouTube Channel: Is It Funny? Watch Here!". International Digital Times. Retrieved 12 March 2013. [permanent dead link]
  9. ^ Tartaglione, Nancy (2012-10-08). "Mipcom Briefs: 'Revenge' Gets Turkish Makeover, Warner Bros, Canal+ Output Deal, YouTube's New Channels, 'Hannibal' Sales". Deadline London. Retrieved 12 March 2013. 
  10. ^ Yamato, Jen (2013-03-10). "Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera, Tim & Eric, Reggie Watts Debut JASH Comedy Network: SXSW". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 12 March 2013. 

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