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YouTube to host fourth edition of YouTube Fanfest on 24 March
MUMBAI: Video streaming site YouTube will host the fourth edition of YouTube FanFest in Mumbai on 24 March from 7 pm.
Co-produced by Branded Ltd, the live show and festival will bring together established and emerging YouTube stars from India and around the world, offering fans an opportunity to meet their favourite YouTube stars in person.
YouTube Asia Pacific director of online partner development David Powell said, “We’re delighted to announce the lineup of the incredibly talented YouTube creators who will be joining us for the fourth YouTube FanFest in Mumbai. YouTube FanFest has truly become our marquee event to celebrate YouTube creators from India and around the world. We’re excited to see (and hear) the excitement that YouTube creators drum up among thousands of fans!”
This year, YouTube FanFest features a dynamic mix of music, comedy, dance, fashion, and much more, on one stage. The line-up for the YouTube FanFest Mumbai includes Vidya Vox, Caspar Lee, Mike Tompkins, Kurt Hugo Schneider, Tanner Patrick, Sam Tsui, Being Indian’s Sahil Khattar, SnG Comedy, AIB, Kenny Sebastian, Mumbiker Nikhil, Siddharth Slathia and Zakir Khan, amongst others.
“With some of the most exciting local and international talent performing side by side for some of the world’s craziest fans it’s no surprise that Mumbai is one of the biggest stops on the global YouTube FanFest calendar and we’re thrilled to be coming back for our fourth year,” says Branded CEO Jasper Donat.
The show is presented by Be Beautiful, 5 Star, Gionee and Maruti Ignis. YouTube will also live stream the fest on its official channel YouTube fanFest. All free general admission tickets will be available at 3 pm IST on 24 Feb via http://www.youtubefanfest.com/2017-in. Further tickets will be made available in the coming days through sponsors and announcements on @youtubefanfest.