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May 3rd, 2012
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Virginia Madsen discusses YouTube's new channel for original content

YouTube unveiled its first channel of all-original, scripted content yesterday, called WIGS, which will feature scripted series, short films, documentaries, behind-the-scenes videos and other content about the lives of women.

Oscar-nominated actress and producer Virginia Madsen stars in the channel's first series "Jan," set to debut May 14th.

On Starting Point this morning, Madsen discusses the concept behind the new medium and explains why she got involved with the project.

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