Saturday, August 23, 2014

Captioned Web TV Shows Officially Up for a Streamy Award!

The following closed captioned or subtitled shows are officially up for a Streamy Award (full list is at  The Streamy Awards will stream live on September 7, 2014 at This is the web TV equivalent of the Academy Awards, so it is a very big deal. Last year, 7 million people watched; this year because of expanded categories, it could be as many as 10 million. It is not yet known if the Streamy awards live broadcast will be closed captioned.

Unfortunately, this list is short compared to the total number of shows up for a Streamy Award (more than 60). If you want to help get more nominees/award-winners captioned, join Caption Action 2 (  on Facebook! On the Facebook group, the full list has been broken down into a series of ten posts with links and contact information for shows that are not captioning or subtitling.

Anothony Eats America - (Food and Cuisine)
ASAP Science - (Science and Education)
BlackBox TV Presents - (Actor in a Drama, Directing)
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee - (Non-fiction or reality)
Convos with My 2 Year Old - (Kids and Family, Actor in a Comedy)
Emma Approved - (Actress in a Comedy, Actor in a Comedy)
Fatherhood - (Kids and Family)
Funny or Die - (a Between 2 Ferns episode) (Collaboration)
Kids React - (KIds and Family, Editing)
Lauren - (Drama, Actress in a Drama, Directing)
Lizzie Bennet Diaries - (Drama, Actress in a Drama, Actor in a Drama)
Mental Floss - (Science and Education)
PBS Idea Channel - (Non-fiction or reality)
SourceFed - and Current Events)
YouTube Nation - (News and Current Events)

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