Why is there so much content coming from a small city in Utah?
Hollygood is the name some are calling a collection of content creators and producers that have sprung up in Provo, Utah. To outsiders this seems like a random place for comedy groups, famous You Tubers and viral ad marketers to be. But for those in Provo, this community represents their passions and values.
They may have started with a small faith-based audience, but now they’ve gone mainstream.
I sat down with Bold founder Carrie Sheffield to discuss my recent trip to Utah and to figure out what’s the deal with Hollygood.
Watch the conversation here or on Salon’s Facebook page.