Moving to Los Angeles with nothing but dreams and a small production sound-mixing set-up, Layne started freelancing around Los Angeles as a sound mixer as he directed his own shorts and sketches on the side. In January 2010 Layne was hired as a director by a small YouTube based company. The company became Maker Studios, one of the largest Internet based production/distribution companies in the world, which Disney aquired in 2014.
Layne has worked with a multitude of talent across both traditional and digital media pools. From Pewdiepie, the worlds number one most subscribed YouTuber, to SnoopDogg.
Layne’s videos have garnered millions of views for various talents over the years, he is considered a leader in programming for the internet.
Glamour Magazine on “Wes Anderson Porn”
PerezHilton on “Muzzy – Dothraki”
CountryChatter on Chelsea Bain’s music video “James Dean” (2013) (First music video to premier at a Nascar race event)
Lisa Foiles on Working w/ Layne on “The Street Fighter” (2012)
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Behind the Scenes:
Chelsea Bain’s music video “James Dean” BTS
Nerd Alert’s music video “Nerdy and I know It” BTS