James Bland is the creator, showrunner and star of the Emmy winning drama series GIANTS which originally premiered on the Issa Rae YouTube Channel and can now be seen on Cleo TV, a new cable network from TV One.
GIANTS has won Best Drama at the Streamys, the Indies Series Awards and the International Academy of Web and Television Awards. It was the only digital series to be honored with a 2018 Voice Award for its contribution to behavioral health understanding. The series has earned James an Indie Series Award for Best Lead Actor and Best Writing in a Drama as well as multiple Daytime Emmy nominations for acting, writing and producing.
James currently serves as the Founder & CEO of James Bland Productions, a full service production company focused on creating original premium content for film, television and digital platforms.