'Cam_Girlfriend' Earns Best Comedy Nom at Seoul Webfest

'Cam_Girlfriend' Earns Best Comedy Nom at Seoul Webfest

LOS ANGELES — “Cam_Girlfriend,” a comic web series that follows the misadventures of a Chaturbate broadcaster portrayed by Lily LaBeau, recently earned a Best Comedy nomination from the eighth annual Seoul Webfest, running Aug. 18-21 at the Lotte City Hotel in Seoul, South Korea.

The Seoul Webfest was founded in 2015 and is the first web series festival in Korea and Northeast Asia, noted a rep.

“It is an honor to be nominated for Best Comedy at this year’s Seoul Webfest,” said a rep for the “Cam_Girlfriend” team. “It's amazing that so many new audiences from around the world have responded so well to the series. Camming and comedy are truly universal.”

In May, “Cam_Girlfriend" was named an official selection of Miami Web Fest, running Sept. 29 through Oct 2, and director-producer Daniel AM Rosenberg earned Best Directing — Comedy honors from the 12th annual Indie Series Awards in Los Angeles.

“It’s so rewarding to see ‘Cam_Girlfriend’ get the recognition it deserves,” said Chaturbate COO Shirley Lara. “We knew it was a great series to be involved with, and it’s nice to see so many people and film organizations around the world agree.”

View all 10 episodes on the "Camming Life" YouTube channel; follow "Camming Life" and Chaturbate on Twitter.

Find Seoul Webfest online and on Twitter.

Read XBIZ's coverage of "Cam_Girlfriend" here.


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