During our open call for nominations for The First Annual Streamy Awards (co-hosted by the good people at Tilzy.TV, Tubefilter, and Newteevee) the International Academy of Web Television processed nearly 100,000 unique submissions. The top 10 most nominated shows across the board all qualified as finalists for the Audience Choice Award.
Here’s iJustine – official live blogger of The Streamy Awards Ceremony on March 28 – to tell you which web series have the most rabid fan base and how you can vote for your favorite to become the Audience’s Choice.
And here are the finalists in list form:
- After Judgment (Captain Films) – www.afterjudgment.com
- Dorm Life (Attention Span Media) – www.dorm-life.com
- Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog (Mutant Enemy) – www.drhorrible.com
- The Guild (Knights of Good / MSN) www.watchtheguild.com
- The Hayley Project – www.thehayleyproject.com
- The Legend of Neil – (Effinfunny / Atom.com) – www.legendofneil.com
- Project Lore (DECA) – www.projectlore.com
- The Shatner Project (Iron Sink) – www.theshatnerproject.com
- Tiki Bar TV (Ministry of Entertainment, Inc.) –www.tikibartv.com
- The Wingmen (Lark The Beard) – www.thewingmentv.com
Web television fans worldwide can go online now to http://vote.streamys.org to vote (if you visit on your iPhone there’s a special voting application made just for you) for their favorite Web television series finalist up until moments before the winner is announced at the live Streamy Awards Ceremony at the Wadsworth Theater in Los Angeles on Saturday, March 28, 2009 starting at 6:00 PM Pacific.
With the help of Episodic, the video publishing platform powering Streamys.org, each of the nominated shows was pre-screened by over 10,000 audience members. Viewers representing a broad set of demographics were asked to indicate which portions of the shows they found most appealing. You can see all this data for yourself at the bottom of the page when viewing the Audience Choice Awards Finalists.
Votes are limited to one per user per day. May the web series with the largest, most actionalbe, most fervent fan base win.