Wired Debuts Mockumentary Series Starring Summer Glau

/ Dec 15, 2014

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Wired has premiered a new mockumentary series about an up-and-coming actor — who’s also a robot — who’s trying to make it in Hollywood.

Called “Jeff 1000,” the series was created by Michael Karnow (Syfy’s “Alphas”) and stars Summer Glau, playing a version of herself who also happens to be the titular Jeff 1000’s best friend. Across six official episodes and a couple of fake “behind-the-scenes” featurettes, the series will track Jeff 1000 and Glau as they try to make an untitled, independent, action film.

The series is produced by Conde Nast Entertainment, and is available on Wired’s channel on YouTube and CNE’s own video platform The Scene.

Here’s the first episode, which also features David Arquette as an artist named David Arquette:

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  • Glad to see Summer play a simple human (not taking in account the fact her best friend is a 9.5-foot-tall robot), with normal emotions in a genre she has barely visited before.
    I hope that more episodes will be released, because I really love this series. Jeff rocks!

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