Social creators and entertainers now represented by Moxie include Ryan Taylor, Munya Chawawa, Chi with a C, Bailey LDN, Anisa Farah, Chantelle Champs, Sarah Conder, Lou Northcote and Romana Habova
Creators now represented by Moxie include YouTuber and pro-biker Ryan Taylor, comedians Munya Chawawa, Chi with a C, Anisa Farah, Bailey LDN and LV General, family creator and mother Chantelle Champs, fashion creator Romana Habova and beauty creators Lou Northcote and Klaudia Cloud. These signings are in addition to Sarah Conder, Kaci-Jay and Grace Conder of favourite UK family channel Dad V Girls who have all signed individually to the digital talent agency to pursue additional opportunities.
The signings come during a successful first year of the Moxie agency which was launched in February 2019 to help discover and nurture the UK’s most innovative social media talent. The recently signed creators join an already stellar slate of over thirty rising and established talent including parkour athletes STORROR, Adam Beales, Dad V Girls, Unknown Vlogs, ComeCurious, and all five members of online reality project Beta Squad; Niko Omilana, Chunkz, King Kenny, AJ Shabeel and Sharky.
James Stafford, CEO Studio71 UK says, “Our new signings to the Moxie roster follow a clear strategy: to uncover and empower the very best entertainers from YouTube and social. Our purpose as an agency is to respond to gaps in the entertainment industry – such as the lack of female comedy entertainers and the ongoing diversity problem in television. We hope that by working with these new creators, we can encourage the same upwards trajectory our existing clients have seen over the past year.”
Since launching into market, Moxie has had several high-profile signings including STORROR who have increased their YouTube following from under one million to now almost six million YouTube subscribers. The group of seven have also played a crucial part in the upcoming Michael Bay for Netflix film, 6 Underground, due for release in December. Family entertainer Adam Beales has collaborated with both CBBC and the Disney Channel in 2019, including a continued partnership with Disney Channel UK. Niko Omilana has recently surpassed 1million subscribers, while sex-positive YouTubers and activists ComeCurious launched a highly successful podcast F**ks Given and has fronted a show for the BBC’s Body Positive channel.
Moxie is a subsidiary brand of Studio71 UK, a media company and branded content studio behind series such as Fully Blown, Forged with Steele, Fashion Conscious and Period Dramas. Studio71 and Moxie have specialisms in discovering and working with talent from the social space, helping broadcasters and brands reach new and underserved audiences.
New Moxie Signings:
Leading the signings is daredevil pro-biker, YouTuber and entrepreneur, Ryan Taylor who has achieved success on and off the screen. In addition to building a YouTube channel of over 1.8million subscribers, he is the CEO and co-owner of BMX brand Collective Bikes and has launched an independent clothing label Certified.
Munya Chawawa is one of five comedy social media creators newly recruited to the Moxie roster for development and branded content opportunities. Munya Chawawa is a comedian, broadcaster and presenter who is best known for his parody sketches and a plethora of comedy personalities including Unknown P and Ivan Donceubit. Chawawa has had several viral moments with his content and has collaborated with fellow social entertainers such as Manlikehaks, the Singing Dentist, White Yardie and Likkleman and musicians including Donae’o and Aitch. He is nominated for ‘Personality of the Year’ at this year’s UK Entertainment Awards.
Chi with a C
Lucia, or Chi with a C, is a comedy entertainer and actor who rose to notoriety with her parody green-screen sketches including one where she remade a whole episode from the sitcom Friends playing every character herself.
Anisa Farah is a comedy entertainer, using Instagram and YouTube as her platforms of choice. She is known for creating parody content and using green screen to present content herself into well-publicised places such as the Love Island Villa and the Royal Wedding.
YouTube personality, comedian and musician LV General has a wealth of experience in presenting, having worked with platforms Footasylum and Wall of Comedy. He is a frequent collaborator of Beta Squad’s Chunkz and Niko Omilana.
A comedy entertainer, Bailey LDN has grown his profile creating sketch feature. He has previously featured in S1&2 of Wall of Comedy’s Group Chat.
Mother of three young girls Chantelle Champs is a lifestyle and parenting creator who is known for her honest and refreshing approach to parenting.
Lou Northcote is a model, activist and the founder of the radical #freethepimple movement, which campaigns against outdated beauty standards and encourages people to love the skin they are in.
Klaudia Cloud is a premium fashion and beauty creator who uses both Instagram and YouTube to share her expertise and passion for beauty and skincare.