Saturday, January 26, 2008

Dark to judge inaugural Greenlight Awards at SXSW

The search to discover the Best Original Digital TV Series is in motion. SXSW along with ON Networks( is recognizing this new category by introducing The Greenlight AwardsTM.

The Greenlight Awards will honor the Best Original Digital Production and the Best Original Series Idea with prizes of up to $10,000. Finalists will be reviewed by a panel of prominent industry and new media judges including actor Luke Wilson, indie writer/director Richard Linklater, HD pioneer Randall Dark, TV Week’s Daisy Whitney and founder of Smashface Productions Zadi Diaz.

Winning content will be celebrated at an exclusive event held during SXSW. Submissions are free and must be received by February 15, 2008.