When a disgruntled fan of a social media superstar hacks into his account and removes the online star’s millions of followers, hilarious antics ensue to get the followers back. See how far the hacker makes him go to prove that #DigitalLivesMatter.
Actress Terri J. Vaughn (*Girlfriends’ Getaway* franchise, “The Steve Harvey Show,” “Tyler Perry’s Meet the Browns”) makes her directorial debut in a guaranteed classic #DigitalLivesMatter, starring social media giants DC Young Fly and Emmanuel Hudson.
The web film will premiere at American Black Film Festival June 2016 and also simultaneously be available for streaming via www.digitallivesmatter.com
DC Young Fly is on top of the world with over 3 million Instagram followers, and his fame is growing with every post. However, when this social media influencer crosses the wrong computer geek, all hell breaks loose and DC wakes up to find all his followers are gone! This catastrophe couldn’t happen on a worse day! DC has a career-changing audition, and he actually needs at least a million followers to even get in the door. DC has one day to find his followers, get them back, and make it to his audition.
Immediately, DC enlists the help of his best friend Theo (Emmanuel Hudson), and the neighborhood tech genius to help him get his followers back. This film also features B. Simone who recently moved to Atlanta, she plays the annoying girlfriend in the film, which she is far from annoying in real life of course. She is also a great friend of one of our favorite artist Ferow.
Throughout the day, DC receives DMs from a mysterious Simon who sends him on a variety of comical tasks to do favors for his followers. With every hilarious occurrence, DC realizes his social media influence and that those who follow him are real people. By the end of the day, DC learns that Digital Lives Matter!