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The most popular girls in school


now streaming on youtube.

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The most popular girls in school


now streaming on youtube.

The Most Popular Girls in School is a stop-motion animated series created by Mark Cope and Carlo Moss and produced by Lily Vonnegut that centers around the highly aggressive and vulgar misadventures of the most popular girls at a fictional high school in Overland Park, Kansas. The easiest way to conceptualize the show is “South Park meets Mean Girls.” The Overland Park High Cheer Squad, led by head cheerleader Mackenzie Zales and co-head vice captain Brittnay Matthews, is constantly at war with any number of rival factions trying to usurp their popularity. These groups include a family of Overland Park socialites known as the Van Burens, a rival cheer squad from the neighboring town of Atchison, and a group of former cheerleaders who have become hipsters bent on overthrowing popularity as we know it. Besides a never-ending struggle for power, the girls also go through all the trials and tribulations anyone in high school goes through: relationships, sex, prom, parties, etc.


Since first launching as its own channel in May of 2012, The Most Popular Girls in School has garnered more than 125 million views and more than 900,000 subscribers. The show has been featured on Good Morning America, Variety, Buzzfeed, Huffington Post, New York Magazine, The Atlantic, College Humor, Know Your Meme, Logo’s NewNowNext, Oh No They Didn’t, as well as thousands of blogs and Tumblr sites.  The creators have launched successful Kickstarter and Indiegogo campaigns to fund the past three seasons, and all campaigns have not only met their goals, but exceeded them with time to spare. When in season, new episodes are released weekly and range from eight to fifteen minutes in length. The channel also releases a weekly bonus video which, in the past, has included Behind the Scenes Featurettes, Cast Trivia Contests, Blooper Reels, Viewer Mail Episodes, and Top 10 Countdowns among other content. Due to the overwhelming of support from the show’s fanbase, in late 2013, the channel launced a third weekly video: Fan Friday Videos. In these videos, the cast and creators answer questions from the fans on social media and highlight the various creative ways that fans around the world are supporting the show including fan art, tribute videos, cosplaying, takeovers of popular websites, and even the occasional decorative cake.

Check out the first episode of MPGiS below, as well as a trailer for the recently completed fifth season, set entirely in Paris, France. For more MPGiS visit our Youtube channel, where you can watch all 82 episodes for FREE: http://youtube.com/TheMostPopularGirls

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doctor havoc's diary


coming soon to TruTV

doctor havoc's diary


coming soon to TruTV

Dr. Havoc's Diary is a new stop-motion series from Mark Cope and Carlo Moss that takes typical superhero-supervillain situations and places them in a real-world context, as it seeks to answer the question, "What happens when an international supervillain goes through a mid-life crisis?"

Developed with New Form, the series ran for 30 episodes on Fullscreen before being picked up by TruTV as a part of their Late Night Snack series. New episodes are currently slated to be released in the summer of 2018 on TruTV. Puppets, sets and props for the series are fabricated through the use of 3D-printing technology, and the project was our first to be shot entirely at our new Culver City studios!  Mark Cope stars as Dr. Havoc, alongside Lee Newton as his wife Kim, Grace Helbig as his daughter Ally, and Dave Hill as his arch-nemesis Secret Agent Brock Mason. They are joined by a repertory cast made up of MPGiS regulars and a slew of guest stars including Flula BorgChester See, Jim O'Heir, Allie Marie Evans, and Open Mike Eagle.

New episodes will be available on TruTV soon, but until then, check out this trailer from the first season, as well as a Season 1 episode featuring  Erik Griffin as SuperJamaal:

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Kings of the Inland Empire


currently in development

Kings of the Inland Empire


currently in development

Kings of The Inland Empire is a new stop-motion series created by Mark Cope and Carlo Moss, based on their experiences growing up around the various bros and douchebags that populate the inland areas of Southern California.

The best way to think of the show is essentially "Douchebag Beverly Hillbillies." The series centers around Dave, Alex, and Cody, three lifted-truck driving, light-beer guzzling, heavy-dumbbell lifting bros from Chino, and Dave's studious, fresh-out-of college brother, Ryan. The lives of the four young men are turned upside-down when Dave wins the lottery, enabling the guys' bro-iest dreams to become reality. Imagine if you will, luxurious extravagances like:

  • A lifted truck built inside of the bed of an even bigger lifted truck!
  • A tap in your kitchen that simultaneously dispenses Coors Light AND Monster Energy Fuel!
  • A private UFC event staged in your own backyard!

All these and more will be the day-to-day life of Dave and his friends, as they clash with their new well-to-do-neighbors, try to stay true to their roots, and prove that they're more than just a bunch of musclebound idiots who got lucky one night.

The project is currently being developed with Gunpowder & Sky.

 

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Townies


coming soon to BLACKPILLS

Townies


coming soon to BLACKPILLS

The OC meets the Old West in this teen drama parody show where gawky gunslingers and hormonal heroes care more about social climbing than shoot-outs. TOWNIES stars Natalie Palamides (The Powerpuff Girls) as a girl named Boy who dreams of being the first hang-woman executioner. She tangles with a motley cast of characters, including rich boy Abel, played by Alex Vaughan (Senior Cut Day: The Movie); teen heartthrob Jeb, brought to life by Brodie Reed (Viceland); the ‘hottest bitch in town’ Clementine, played by Audrey Whitby (So Random!), and bad-boy bachelor Colt, played by Sean Sekino (American Vandal).

Townies was produced by Extra Credit in collaboration with Adaptive Studios and will be airing soon on Blackpills.

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Branded Content


Branded Content


The final component to our work here at Extra Credit Studios is our work in branded content. In fact, Mark and Carlo's first project together, long before Most Popular Girls, was a branded webseries for Target featuring the popular childrens' toys, Paper Jamz. Since then, our team has worked on a wide variety of branded material for a number of different companies. These have included a month-long exclusive promotion with Dannon, a branded spot with Purina & Jash, and a video with Verizon promoting their STEM education program for young women. The Verizon video can be seen to the right and stars Haley Mancini from MPGiS, Dr. Havoc's Diary, and The Powerpuff Girls.  

For more information about other branded projects we've worked on, or to inquire about future projects, please connect with us via our Contact page.