Snapchat has announced that it is releasing new Snapchat original shows onto the app this year.
But what are Snap Originals?
Snap originals are new shows produced by storytellers with the addition of interactive experiences throughout. Genres include horror, comedy, reality docu-series and much more…
According to Snapchat:
Made-for-mobile shows started on Snapchat. We’ve created over 128 original series. In the second half of last year, over 85% of the Gen Z population watched a Snap Original.
So what do the snapchat shows cover?
- Shining a light on social issues and racial injustice
- Sharing honest conversations on mental health
- Informing its users on the impacts of climate change
Most importantly, Snapchat has released a list of a few of the shows coming to the app very soon. Here are just a few:
Off Thee Leash with Megan Thee Stallion – (Westbrook Media) – with multiple Grammys to her name, including Best New Artist, Megan Thee Stallion commands the charts, popular culture and now Snapchat! In this new series, she’ll be joined by celebrity friends and their pets hosted in a way that only Megan can.
Charli VS. Dixie – (Westbrook Media) – in a larger than life competition series, Charli and Dixie D’Amelio go head-to-head in epic challenges that test their bravery, athleticism and ingenuity while their squad of famous friends judge from the sidelines.
Coming Out – (44 Blue Productions) – explore one of the biggest transitions in a person’s life as they come out to the world with the support of one of the most-loved icons in the LGBTQ+ community, Manny MUA. We’ll follow six young people as they gather the courage to reveal themselves to friends and family for the very first time.
Well done Snapchat for producing shows which cover important issues and topics the Snapchat Generation are interested in.
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