*BET Networks has named Brie Miranda Bryant Senior Vice President of Unscripted, Original Programming, reports Deadline.
BMost recently, Bryant was the Vice President of Development & Production at Comcast NBCUniversal’s Oxygen Media. During her 12-year tenure at NBCU, she oversaw several hit shows including “The Preachers” franchise (LA, Detroit and Atlanta editions), “The Prancing Elites Project,” “Sisterhood of Hip Hop,” and was behind 11 successful seasons of “Bad Girls Club” and its spinoff “Bad Girls Club: All Star Battle.”
At BET, Bryant will be responsible for overseeing all unscripted development and production for the network. She’ll be based in New York.
“Brie is a talented creative executive with a knack for identifying complex, real life experiences and transforming them into rich and nuanced stories that audiences can’t get enough of,” says Mashariki. “Her ability to stay ahead of pop culture trends makes her the perfect person to lead our unscripted team.”
Bryant will report to Zola Mashariki, EVP, Head of Original Programming.