Topic: Crackle

Sony's Crackle Goes Big in Season 2 for Chosen

Action drama retained half of its audience in Season 1

Sony’s under-the-radar video site Crackle—known for Jerry Seinfeld's Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, if anything—has quietly built up a slate of guy-oriented scripted series. That includes, perhaps surprisingly, several serialized dramas…

AOL Stands Out Amidst Tepid NewFront Market

Web video continues to surge, but big content deals lag

Seventeen NewFronts and a few months later, it’s fair to say that the market for original Web video series has been quiet. The TV upfront, while not spectacular, was once…

Comedians in Cars Redefines Sony's Crackle

Show sees streams double versus last year

Crackle has always had something of an enigma. Founded as Grouper, a YouTube wannabe from the early 2000s, the site was acquired and rebranded as back in 2006. Since then,…