LOS ANGELES – His credits include radio, books, cable TV and movies. Now Howard Stern is adding talent scout to his "King of All Media" resume.
Stern is seeking entries for the Howard Stern Film Festival, In Demand Networks announced Wednesday.
Submissions of the films, which need to be five minutes or less, will be accepted until April 11. The top three films will earn cash prizes and air on Howard TV On Demand. The winner's share will be $15,000.
Network president Robert D. Jacobson, said the film festival is part of Stern's "commitment to democratize entertainment."
The event gives "the next generation of weird but brilliant filmmakers a festival they can call their own," Jacobson said.
The festival winner will be announced in New York on April 27.
Entrants can find details on Web site http://www.howard.tv.