In her new role, Brill will lead recently-launched B/R Studio’s push to find more mid and long-form original content aimed at its millennial and Gen Z sports fans. Brill comes over from Epix, where she served as head of unscripted original programming.
“Rachel brings exactly the right mix of an impressive track record developing ultra-premium content coupled with a digital-first storytelling sensibility that aligns perfectly with our ambitions,” Bleacher Report CEO Howard Mittman said in a statement. “She’s an avid sports fan and will rapidly focus our newly formed B/R Studio team towards developing and producing a wide range of original content.”
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Mittman also pointed to Brill