Have you ever had one of those nights? You know the kind… long line, crowded bar, loud music, pricy drinks, potential paramours, sloppy-drunk friends. Whether you’re the hot chick every guy (or girl) wants to woo, or whether you’re the hopeless loser who will never win a woo of any kind, we all share one, singular… Read the Rest »
This fan fiction trailer that Stephanie directed, produced and starred in, garnered critical acclaim including an article in the New York Times, and culminated with a panel at Comic-Con 2011. She has been a fan of these graphic novels since she was a little girl and is very proud of the success of this production…. Read the Rest »
“Shelf Life” recently launched it’s 4th season and was featured at Comic-Con 2012 and at Social Media Week in LA. The wildly successful series has won several awards at film festivals including Comedy of the Week on Indie Intertube, an Award of Merit at the Indie Film Festival, and it screened last year at Pop Con LA. The series was nominated this year for an IAWTV Award.
“A Transmedia Primer” “Fury of Solace” is the story of a supervillain terrorist who targets corrupt corporate moguls for extermination, and the superhero called the Orphan, to whom his fate is inextricably linked. But “Fury of Solace” is much more than that. It’s a serious, serialized, ensemble web series told through narrative live-action video, 8-page… Read the Rest »
Coming soon, stay tuned on http://www.slumbercon.com
A growing icon in the New Media scene, Stephanie Thorpe is in demand as an expert panelist & speaker, a host and presenter, a writer & producer, content creator, actress and director. The creator of 150+ episodes of original web content, Thorpe has reached a wide audience with online content views of over 1 million and 50+K followers on Twitter.
Thorpe has been a driving force as an actor and producer in numerous web projects including the critically acclaimed After Judgment (6 Streamy nominations), Asylum (NYTVF official selection, LA Web Fest winner, and just picked up by BET), Babelgum’s Hurtling Through Space, and Tyler Mane’s The Mane Show. She also produced the Geek a Week promo directed by Sean Becker (The Guild).
Thorpe produced & starred in The Ladies & The Gents, which premiered to rave reviews and was showcased at the Big Screen Little Screen event held at SAG (THELADIESANDTHEGENTS.COM). The Ladies & The Gents was honored with a nomination at the Indie Series Awards and a win at the 2014 LA Web Fest. She also produces & stars in new series, Slumber Con (SLUMBERCON.COM). Her series Shelf Life, which has completed 40 episodes over 4 seasons (SHELFLIFESERIES.COM), was honored with an award nom at the 1st Annual Geekie Awards, where she was an invited judge & presenter at the gala ceremony. Shelf Life was also presented at Comic-Con 2012 and featured at Social Media Week LA.
Thorpe hit the front page of Variety in 2012 with producing partner Paula Rhodes when they acquired the film/TV rights to the ElfQuest franchise. They first gained attention for their award-winning cyber-phenom, ElfQuest: A Fan Imagining (ELFQUESTFANTRAILER.COM), a short live-action production which has gained over 500,000+ views since its debut, earning numerous awards and accolades from film festivals, conventions and the media with over 100 articles and interviews to date.
Up next, Stephanie has secured the rights to an epic biography of a WWI nurse with director/producer America Young, and is developing a new international lifestyle series, Fashion, Food & Fandom, with Ultimatum Entertainment.
She has been nominated twice to the Board of Directors for IAWTV, hosted 4 events for the non-profit organization Celebrate the Web, is a founding member of The League of Extraordinary Ladies, and is a member of the Geena Davis Institute. Catch Thorpe’s regular column for the online magazine Ms. In The Biz (MSINTHEBIZ.COM), and her latest article for Legion of Leia (LEGIONOFLEIA.COM).