Beginning at the moment (Aug. 18), Cameo might be providing 10-minute video calls with celebrities by way of a service they’re calling “Cameo Live,” which actually appears like an excessive amount of time to spend with a celeb. (By no means meet your heroes.)
By means of this new Dwell characteristic, you’ll be able to select to talk one-on-one or invite as much as 9 pals to affix you. No info was accessible about common pricing for these periods, however the firm famous that “expertise are firmly on board as a result of the longer time-frame and bigger name attendance… construct extra private relationships with followers than ever earlier than.”
Cameo has tried this idea twice earlier: first by providing Zoom-call Cameos in June 2020 after which shifting the service to their app with Cameo Calls of as much as quarter-hour. However of their announcement at the moment, the corporate referred to Cameo Calls (which might be phased out) as its “two-minute meet & greet product.”
That suggests that the unique Cameo Name size of quarter-hour was… 13 minutes too long.
Business precedent (and customary sense) confirms that even an ungainly 5 minutes can really feel like an eternity. The Ok-Pop trade, which has been internet hosting fan calls since March 2020, solely permits about 90 seconds per group member. To attend, followers purchase albums from permitted retailers, with every album counting as a single entry right into a lottery for a restricted variety of fan name slots.
Cameo Dwell is not such a raffle; you are all however assured a name along with your favourite actuality TV star for a payment. However possibly hold that decision to a fast, cute 5 minutes.