Netflix Greenlights Cameron Dallas Reality Show

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Cameron Dallas, a major social-media star, will be the feature of an unscripted series on Netflix, marking the company’s second big original with an Internet celeb.

The series will follow Dallas and his close circle of friends and family as he looks to take his career to the next level. Netflix did not announce an expected release date for the yet-untitled show.

The show with Dallas comes ahead of Netflix’s fall debut of “Haters Back Off,” a scripted series starring YouTube star Miranda Sings (played by Colleen Ballinger) — representing another bid by the streaming giant to reel in subscribers with digital stars who have millions of online followers.


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Dallas rose to fame on Twitter’s Vine, where he has 9.4 million followers. Today he has a fanbase of over 35 million followers across different social-media platforms.

The 21-year-old was ranked as the No. 1 most-engaging digital influencer in a report released this week by video tech and analytics firm Zefr, based on data over a 90-day period across YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Dallas starred in Fullscreen’s high-school drama “The Outfield,” alongside fellow Vine celeb Nash Grier, and in 2014 toplined comedy “Expelled” from AwesomenessTV — both which hit top spots on Apple’s iTunes movie charts. He also appeared in NBC’s short-lived conspiracy thriller “American Odyssey” last year.

“Expelled,” which co-stars digital influencers including Andrea Russett and Lia Marie Johnson, is currently available on Netflix’s streaming platform, under a licensing pact with AwesomenessTV.


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Netflix’s reality series with Cameron Dallas will be executive produced by Jane Lipsitz and Dan Cutforth of Magical Elves and Brillstein Entertainment Partners’ Ben Curtis, Sanford Wernick and Jon Liebman.

Cameron Dallas and Bart Bordelon also serve as executive producers. Dallas is repped by WME, Brillstein Entertainment Partners and attorney Adam Kaller.

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  1. Darius says:

    I’ve never heard this dude say anything even remotely clever. Unscripted, he’s gonna be interesting: not sure he’s, um, bright or quick enough to pull it off. Would also like him to explain allegedly racist tweet:

    “My Asian neighbors eating dinner are starring at my dog…. *wonders what they are thinking*” It’s still on his Twitter.

  2. Ilene says:

    Love you Cameron Dallas proud of you an what you are gonna accomplish I could go on an on about how great you are for days an i know your show is gonna be a hit .Ima
    Gonna rate it from 1 to 10
    I give it a 》 1000 cause I know what
    Talent you have .. xoxo fan for life

  3. millerfilm says:

    What’s a Cameron Dallas? :-) By the way, THIS is yet another good reason NOT to subscribe to Netflix! Why pay for this stuff?

  4. Luiza says:

    Yes Cam!! Proud of you. Keep going

  5. Dunstan says:

    The ultimate yawn.

  6. homosezwut says:

    Netflix deals will keep YouTube stars from seeing a string of six episodes and out fates, but get ready for the Netflix version of a pump & dump.

    Didn’t Netflix execs ask why Google with all of its Billions of dollars and all of the secret data gathered from its ownership of Youtube step up into deals beyond Youtube with its own stars? – Hmmm? #wut

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