7News is launching an Australian-first ‘made for mobile’ vertical format digital breakfast shorts, Happening Now, to be viewed on a smartphone device.
Produced in 7NEWS.com.au’s custom-built digital studio at Channel 7’s studios in Martin Place, the five-minute episodes will be available weekdays from 7am AEDT via 7NEWS Facebook and Instagram pages, YouTube channel and 7NEWS.com.au.
7NEWS.com.au Executive Producer Phil Goyen said: “We’re incredibly grateful to our global community for making The Latest on Facebook Watch so successful, it’s now time to add to the family.
“Happening Now is the first of its kind in Australia, a ‘made for mobile’ vertical video breakfast show, the cool new format will come to wherever you are.”
The Latest on Facebook Watch has amassed a staggering 400 million views and counting.
It will be available online from 7am AEDT Monday.