BET Networks has tapped former Oxygen programming executive Brie Miranda Bryant as it senior vice president of unscripted, original programming, the network said Tuesday.
Bryant will be responsible for overseeing all unscripted development and production for the network, reporting to Zola Mashariki, the network’s executive vice president and head of original programming.
Most recently, Bryant was the vice president of development & production at Oxygen Media where she was responsible for developing such hits as The Preachers Franchise (LA Detroit and Atlanta editions), The Prancing Elites Project and Sisterhood of Hip Hop.
“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 in a statement. “Her ability to stay ahead of pop culture trends makes her the perfect person to lead our unscripted team.”