BIGSTAR.tv, the global headquarters for independent film, announced today the commission of Les Garland as an advisor to BIGSTAR founders. Garland, with a long history of successful ventures in media, has joined the BIGSTAR team to offer his vision and expertise toward business development, content acquisition, distribution, marketing, promotions and evolving the “BIGSTAR Look.”
Since the beginning of his media career in the 1970’s, Garland’s propensity in radio and television has fueled culturally iconic networks, such as MTV and VH1, playing a crucial role in the renowned “I Want My MTV” campaign, and defining mainstream trends in entertainment while simultaneously creating outlets to support independent and unsigned artists.
“Having Les Garland as a consultant has really given our team an extra push in the right direction,” commented BIGSTAR.tv President and CEO Xavi Dalmau. “As the BIGSTAR platform continues to expand, I am confident that his contribution will be vital to our success.”
Focused primarily on indies and high definition content, BIGSTAR.tv has built digital distribution technology that delivers access to hundreds of hard-to-get films from all over the world. At BIGSTAR.tv, Indie film fans can watch 1,000's of movies on-demand with their computer, TV or mobile device. There are also options to purchase and download movies individually to burn to a DVD and keep.
“I am enthused to be lending my efforts toward realizing BIGSTAR’s mission of offering extremely robust functionality in support of independent artists and to make unknown films available around the world,” said Les Garland. “It’s my pleasure to be a part in this new wave of media distribution and independent filmmaking, I see a lot of ground-breaking possibilities in the future of BIGSTAR.”
Global audiences are invited to register for a free account at BIGSTAR.tv and take advantage of a 7 day free trial of BIGSTAR's Unlimited Movies plan to watch their entire library of independent films instantly on up to 5 Internet-connected devices including PC, MAC, Linux, Roku Box, iPad, iPhone, Android, Palm Web OS and more. For more information or to see a preview of any movie in BIGSTAR.tv’s library visit bigstar.tv/.
BIGSTAR, the global headquarters for independent film provides an array of options for audiences to watch movies instantly through a variety of internet connected devices including: PC, MAC, Linux, iPad, iPhone, Android, Web, iPad, & Roku or by downloading to DVD. The Miami based digital distribution platform offers an extensive library of independent film and premium content online in high definition.