Newswire: Teens rejoice: Documentary about YouTube’s Tyler Oakley getting a wide release

Though StarWipe might have a little trouble identifying him, Tyler Oakley is one of the most popular YouTube stars seducing teens away from the TV and into the world of makeup tutorials and chicken nugget challenges. Thankfully, those who still can’t quite make heads or tails of the world of YouTube are in luck: According to Variety, Oakley is going to be the subject of a new documentary hitting theaters this December.

Snervous centers on the life and career of the 26-year-old YouTube star. Produced by AwesomenessTV’s Awesomeness Films division and directed by Amy Rice (HBO’s By the People: The Election of Barack Obama), the documentary follows Oakley on his international “Slumber Party Tour,” a live show that’s part speaking event, part sketch comedy, and part interactive experience. At each Slumber Party show, Oakley and his teen fans wear pajamas and celebrate YouTube culture while their …

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