A new startup with huge backing is launching under the new gTLD domain name Pocket.Watch
The startup with describes itself as a new kind of entertainment company:
“In today’s ever-expanding, shape-shifting entertainment universe, we’re planting a flag for kids.
A new kind of entertainment company, Pocketwatch is fresh, fast and exuberant — combining the vitality of today’s digital grassroots with the enduring power of classic, epic storytelling.
It’s for small-screen video and big-screen blockbusters, games, toys, and everything else kids love.
A daring outlet for creators and visionaries, Pocketwatch creates, acquires, distributes and curates content across many platforms. But more than anything Pocket.Watch is the entertainment headquarters kids have been waiting for.”
Robert Downey Jr.
Chairman of the Board, President, and CEO, CBS Corporation
Producer, Avatar & Titanic
Partner, Head of Digital Media, WME-IMG
EVP, Theatrical Distribution, CBS Films
Television Producer, The Goldbergs and Rules of Engagement
GM, Digital Commerce, Goodbaby
CEO, Defy Media
Co-Founder & Co-CEO, GoodRX
Chief Sales & Marketing Officer (Former, 1995-2001), Yahoo!
Founder & CEO, Jukin Media
Co-Founder & CEO, Beautycon Media
Co-Head, Motion Picture Business Affairs, CAA
President & CEO, Parallel Entertainment Pictures
CEO, Fresno Inc.
EVP (Former 2010 – 2016), Maker Studios