YouTube Shakes Up Originals Slate With Remotely Filmed DIY Series During Lockdown

Platform put traditional production 'on ice' due to Covid-19

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YouTube turned around several remotely produced shows from its creators in just one month. YouTube, Tyler Kandel

As people around the country remain under lockdown orders, YouTube Originals has shifted its lineup of original programming to a slate of remotely produced scripted and unscripted series aimed at reflecting the country’s new reality.

@kelseymsutton Kelsey Sutton is the streaming editor at Adweek, where she covers the business of streaming television.