Shelf Life is an award-winning short-form live action web comedy detailing the day-to-day shenanigans of 4 action figures on a young boy’s shelf. Its nearly 50 episodes are alternately funny, filthy and at times, remarkably touching. There is a two DVD set as well as an app featuring all episodes and behind the scenes bonus material.
Monkey Kingdom Productions
Yuri & Tara formed Monkey Kingdom Productions in 2004 and have since produced a play, two feature films (w/ more in development), several award-winning short films, and nearly 50 episodes (4 seasons) of an award-winning comedy webseries as well as three seasons of a travel series, a docu-series on PTS and a comedy series about becoming a parent.
Watch everything on the MonkeyKingdom “Kingdom of the Monkey” YT Channel
Bug Bot Press
In 2009 Tara and Yuri created Bug Bot Press to publish the book they had written about voice acting, and have since published a hardboiled detective novel, and are in the process of adding an illustrated epistolary and a children’s book, among others.
Voice Over Voice Actor
Yuri and Tara wrote Voice-Over Voice Actor: What It’s Like Behind the Mic after many requests by fans and friends who sought to break in to the voice-over world. The book is a fun and illuminating read, detailing Yuri & Tara’s experiences, and what they feel is important to starting and maintaining a successful voice acting career and is accompanied by a companion warm-up CD.
Con Artists is a mockumentary produced and starring Platt and Lowenthal that employs exaggerated versions of their own personas to guide the audience through the wonderfully weird world of pop culture conventions from the perspective of the “celebrity” guests that attend them. It’s Spinal Tap at ComicCon.