Returning with 26 all-new episodes, Season two of BLUE premieres tonight, March 15 on WIGS. The award-winning series stars Stiles as the title character, a single mother trying to protect her son from the consequences of her secret career as an upscale escort. Written and directed by WIGS co-creator Rodrigo Garcia (Albert Nobbs, In Treatment), Blue also features Mark Consuelos (All My Children), Holly Robinson Peete (Mike & Molly, Hangin' with Mr. Cooper), Kathleen Quinlan (Apollo 13), Carla Gallo (Bones, Men of a Certain Age), James Morrison (Revenge, 24) and Uriah Shelton (The Glades). Karen Graci is co-writer on the series.
Tune in to Blue at: www.youtube.com/wigs
New episodes will post on Friday, March 22, March 29 and April 5.
Check out a preview clip of BLUE at: www.youtube.com/watch?v=xhplOxE5xmM
WIGS was launched in May 2012 by director/producers Jon Avnet ("BLACK SWAN," "Fried Green Tomatoes," "Risky Business"), Rodrigo Garcia ("Albert Nobbs," "In Treatment," "Big Love") and Jake Avnet, and is now the No. 1 channel for scripted drama on YouTube, with over 24 million views to date and more than 100,000 subscribers. The channel offers high-end original series, short films, and documentaries, all starring female leads. Popular series on the WIGS channel include BLUE, about a single mother trying to protect her son from the consequences of her secret career as an upscale escort, starring Julia Stiles, Uriah Shelton, and Jeanne Tripplehorn; LAUREN, about the consequences of dealing with sexual assault in the military, starring Troian Bellisario and Jennifer Beals; SERENA, a story of lust, temptation and forbidden love, starring Jennifer Garner and Alfred Molina; and JAN, about a young woman whose first job goes awry, starring Virginia Madsen, Stephen Moyer and Caitlin Gerard.
In February of 2013, FOX Broadcasting Company (FOX) entered into a multi-year pact with WIGS. The programming, marketing and distribution partnership is designed to expand the breadth of offerings through the WIGS channel, and test and nurture dramatic concepts and talent in the digital realm.