Atom.com is a digital comedy network for young men that distributes original content across the Internet, mobile phones and television. Atom.com
offers a wide range of professionally produced comedy content and provides indie and UGC creators with a clear path to "go pro" themselves. The new Atom.com
web site replaces both AtomFilms.com
(a 2008 Webby Award finalist) and AtomUploads.com
, bringing professionally produced titles and amateur comedy content together on one site.
will also become Comedy Central's exclusive partner and anchor brand for original digital comedy, developing new properties for multiplatform distribution, building an online community of creators and viewers and producing a half-hour TV series, "Atom TV."
's programming lineup features daily new releases of original comedy content including animation, live-action narrative, topical videos, sketch comedies and spoofs. The site also offers a library of thousands of comedy productions previously developed by, licensed by, and uploaded to AtomFilms and Comedy Central. Atom.com
is also premiering four new web series: "Benny, Escaped Convict," "Steven & Stephen," "Stickman Exodus" and "Border Patrol
"Border Patrol," produced by Josh Greenbaum, Ben McMillan and entertainment legend Ivan Reitman
), centers on three slacker friends who spend their weekends in lawn chairs at the Mexican border determined to stop illegal immigration