14.9.2021 | Riot Hired Former Netflix Executive For Its New Entertainment Division
Riot hired an Ex-Netflix executive to continue developing its new entertainment division – according to a report from IGN.
An Ex-Netflix executive named Brian Wright has been hired as Riot’s Chief Content Officer and Wright will help develop original film, TV and animation projects for Riot Entertainment. In addition, Riot Games said Wright will work to bridge the relationship between the gaming and entertainment industries.
At Netflix, Wright worked on bringing more original content to the platform, including Stranger Things, 13 Reasons Why, and more. Wright says he's "beyond thrilled" to join Riot Games, adding, "I can't wait to bring more vibrant stories to players and fans around the world.”