Streaming App QEWD: Everything to Know

Jeff Hilliard

Streaming made easy! Actor Declan Michael Laird and producer Zak Kadison have joined forces to supply a useful app that’ll enable you to determine your subsequent binge-watch.

“QEWD makes it straightforward for individuals to search out, uncover, share, and watch TV reveals, films, even music movies and different short-form content material that they’ll love,” Kadison solely tells Us Weekly. “You possibly can even watch a whole lot of free films and stay TV.”


“If you happen to don’t know what you need to watch, QEWD gives you solutions and allow you to know what your folks, relations, celebrities, and others are watching,” he continues. “It additionally allows you to curate your individual lists of content material which you could simply share.”

Laird — who’ll star alongside Dylan Sprouse and Virginia Gardner in Lovely Catastrophe, written and directed by Roger Kumble — makes use of the app as a device for his profession. “It doesn’t matter what space of the leisure enterprise you’re in, you’re seeing tech integrating into it extra every day,” the Inexperienced Rush star, 30, tells Us. “Having the ability to see on QEWD what audiences are watching, saving, and curating helps me determine what tasks I could or could not need to be concerned in.”

Declan Michael Laird and Producer Zak Kadison Dish On Teaming Up On Revolutionary Streaming App QEWD 3
Jeff Hilliard

Right here, Laird and Kadison inform Us the whole lot we have to know concerning the app.

What impressed the creation of Qewd?

Zak: QEWD got here from the query I’ve requested 1000’s of instances: “What the hell ought to I watch?” There’s a lot on the market that discovering one thing to observe takes ceaselessly. I’m CEO, so I’ve to throw no less than one statistic at you. The common individual spends 50 minutes a day on the lookout for TV reveals, films, and quick kind movies to observe. It drives everybody loopy. We’d all fairly watch than search, so we got down to construct the world’s greatest discovery engine: QEWD.

Which celebrities are followers of this app?

Laird: A bunch! We now have a number of identify actors and influencers, however what I discover actually compelling is the various award-winning writers and administrators now we have. Shane Black, who wrote the Deadly Weapon films and wrote and directed The Good Guys and Iron Man 3 is on QEWD. So is Josh Trank, who wrote and directed Chronicle and Capone, and Diablo Cody, who received an Oscar for writing Juno. It’s fairly superior as a cinephile to see what individuals like which might be recommending.

How would you say streaming has dominated the leisure trade?

Kadison: Streaming has fully modified the best way individuals eat content material. You possibly can watch and take heed to just about something you need everytime you need, wherever you need. When you have a cell phone – and also you do – you’ve gotten hundreds of thousands of hours of leisure at your fingertips always. You possibly can binge a complete season in a single weekend. To maintain up with the demand, corporations like Netflix and Amazon have been churning out nice TV reveals. The trade has greater than doubled the quantity of films and reveals being launched yearly in simply the previous few years. Whereas that’s nice for shoppers, it’s additionally turn out to be a nightmare. Till now. QEWD connects individuals to all these films and reveals and it helps viewers uncover, discover, share, and watch content material they’ll love.

What’s subsequent for Qewd?

Kadison: We’re engaged on one thing actually, actually thrilling, and I can’t wait to let you know about it. Within the nearer time period, subsequent month we’re launching a full internet expertise that makes it even simpler to expertise all QEWD has to supply. Within the meantime you may try an early prototype at