Facebook Live To Welcome ‘Neighbors’ At SXSW

NeighborsBanner650Director Nicholas Stoller and stars Zac Efron and Seth Rogan of upcoming Universal Studios comedy Neighbors will take part in a Facebook Live event during the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, March 8, Mashable reported.

The Facebook Live event is part of a larger partnership between Facebook and comedy website Funny or Die, which issued the following statement to Mashable:

Partnering with Facebook at SXSW is just a natural fit. We can easily work together to amplify all of the great content we will be creating at SXSW, including live events and digital content. Also, they make great queso.

According to Mashable, a host for the Facebook Live event had not yet been named, but a deal was close.

Readers: Have you ever watched a Facebook Live event?

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