FailArmy Hits 100 Episodes, 200-Plus Markets


SANTA MONICA: Dick Clark Productions and Jukin Media’s series FailArmy has reached the 100 episode mark and cleared 85 percent of the global market.

The unscripted comedy series based on Jukin’s social video brand of the same name is available in 221 markets. FailArmy is on TV Azteca in Mexico, Discovery in CEEMEA, Fox 8 in Australia, Rogers Media in Canada, RTL CBS in Asia, RTL in the Netherlands, TV4 in Sweden, Sky Italia in Italy, Channel 5 in the U.K., TV2 in Norway, Comedy Central in Latin America and TV3 in New Zealand.

“We are thrilled to see FailArmy reach the milestone of 100 episodes and captivate audiences with its consistently fresh, laugh-out-loud content,” said Mark Rafalowski, the executive VP of Dick Clark Productions International. “The quality of the material speaks directly to its success and we look forward to its continued growth throughout the world.

FailArmy is a juggernaut internationally,” said Bob Kennedy, the senior VP of sales and acquisitions for Dick Clark Productions. “With over 85 percent of the global market cleared, we look forward to expanding our reach on various platforms throughout the world.”

“Surpassing 100 episodes cements FailArmy’s status as one of the world’s top cross-platform entertainment franchises,” said Jonathan Skogmo, the founder and CEO of Jukin Media. “The brand’s popularity online drives viewership on linear, and vice versa. It’s a remarkably complementary ecosystem.”

Dick Clark Productions International finances and distributes the FailArmy series, with Dick Clark Productions and Jukin Media serving as executive producers.