New Form Digital Eliminates American Jobs as Studio Shifts Development Focus

Layoffs Hit New Form Digital as Studio Shifts Development Focus (Exclusive)

The studio no longer plans to distribute original videos through its owned-and-operated social platforms as it sets its sights on selling more efficiently to digital and traditional buyers.

New Form Digital, the three-year-old studio established by Discovery Communications in partnership with Brian Grazer and Ron Howard, is laying off a small number of staff as it looks to re-envision its programming development strategy amid a rapidly changing online video marketplace.

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