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Stage 13 teams up with Warner Bros. employee group to give back to the Asian community
July 6, 2020

Stage 13 teams up with Warner Bros. employee group to give back to the Asian community

On June 24th, Stage 13 partnered with the Warner Bros. employee group NAPA (Network for Asian Pacific Americans) to serve delicious meals from the Asian-owned restaurant Bone Kettle to the Asian Youth Center (AYC) in San Gabriel, CA! Family Style cast members Gilbert and Stacy helped serve 50 meals to the AYC Wednesday, in Stage […]

Ryan O’Connell Talks About the Importance of Realistic Gay Love Scenes in Entertainment
June 10, 2020

Ryan O’Connell Talks About the Importance of Realistic Gay Love Scenes in Entertainment

“I was writing Special, and I don’t mind making people uncomfortable. That was sort of the point. I have suffered through so many, like, stupid straight sex scenes. It’s your turn now, honey, buckle up”. Ryan O’Connell, writer and star of Stage 13 and Netflix’s Special, explains why it’s important to have not only gay sex […]

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‘Special’ wins a Webby Award!
June 2, 2020

‘Special’ wins a Webby Award!

‘Special‘ wins the trophy in the Comedy: Longform category at the 2020 Webby Awards! Watch writer and actor of ‘Special’ Ryan O’Connell make his 5 word acceptance speech from home! Congratulations to all the WarnerMedia winners! For the full list, click here.

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Stage 13 wins 4 Telly Awards!
June 2, 2020

Stage 13 wins 4 Telly Awards!

Stage 13 leaves the 41st Annual Telly Awards with our hands full! Read the full list of winners here. Our shiny wins: ‘Special‘ brings home the Bronze in Comedy: Long Form or Series! ‘It’s Bruno!‘ grabs the Silver medal in Social Video: Media & Entertainment! ‘Family Style‘ doubles up with TWO Silver awards in Branded […]

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Four Stage 13 titles go to HBO Max in May 2020!
May 13, 2020

Four Stage 13 titles go to HBO Max in May 2020!

We’re so excited to announce that four of our titles are going to HBO Max this month! Two series, one film, and one WORLD PREMIERE of a never-before seen series!

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Stage 13 Wins with Diversity
February 3, 2020

Stage 13 Wins with Diversity

Ryan O’Connell wins for Original Short Form Media at the Writers Guild Awards for ‘Special’, and Bess Fifer wins for Outstanding Achievement in Casting – Short Form Series at the Artios Awards for ‘It’s Bruno!’

The Emmy® Nomination Buzz
July 17, 2019

The Emmy® Nomination Buzz

Check out what media outlets are saying about “Special” and “It’s Bruno” Emmy® nominations.