Leading Video Streaming Company Watchitoo Selected by Logo Network to Stream the After-Show Party and Provide Interactive Forum for Fans
New York, NY – April 27, 2012 –Watchitoo (www.watchitoo.com), the interactive SaaS-based company that provides professional HD video collaboration and streaming technologies, announced today that it has been selected by Logo to power its live video chat with the winner of “RuPaul’s Drag Race.” The winning Queen will be announced at the conclusion of the highly anticipated coronation and reunion show airing Monday, April 30th at 9pm ET.
“Last week’s season finale ended with a cliffhanger and RuPaul wanted his fans to help determine the winner of season 4. The coronation party in NYC during the premiere of the reunion will reveal ‘America’s Next Drag Superstar,’” stated Matthew Anderson, Executive Producer of Logo Online. “We selected Watchitoo to enable fans to interact with the newly-crowned queen, as well as provide a live forum for people to connect and discuss the outcome with some of the season’s favorites.”
Gawker writer Rich Juzwiak and “RuPaul’s Drag Race” veteran recapper Jon Mallow, of “Drag Ya Later with Jon and John” fame, will be hosting the night. Fans can also expect an appearance by John Polly – the other John.
RuPaul’s Drag Race stars RuPaul, the most famous drag queen in the world, as the host of Logo’s fourth season of RuPaul’s Drag Race, the ultimate drag queen competition and reality television show. Appearing on screen both in and out of drag in a dual role, RuPaul judges all eliminations as well as helps mentor the contestants as they approach each challenge. “We are delighted to be chosen as the live video broadcast provider by Logo,” said Rony Zarom, CEO of Watchitoo.
“We provide Logo’s underlying video streaming technology that will allow fans to speak face-to-face with the competition winner at the after-show party and provide an interactive forum for fans. This show has become a phenomenon and we are happy to be a part of it.”
The live video chat powered by Watchitoo will air on Logo’s website (www.logotv.com/talk) and on NewNowNext.com on April 30th at 10 PM (ET). Live streaming coverage of the coronation party and interviews will air on the website beginning at 8pm ET.