EXCLUSIVE: Broadway Video’s above-average productions and veteran film and television producer Mr. Blair Breard are teaming up to create a new production services offering focused exclusively on premium scripted content.
Breard and Above Average say the partnership will leverage Breard’s production expertise, creative production approach and close relationship with the established Above Average production services infrastructure. Breard and Above Average will continue to develop projects independently.
Breard received six Primetime Emmy nominations, including three for FX Louie on which she was executive producer for all five seasons. She was also an executive producer on FX’s Baskets and Better things as well as that of Amazon A mississippi and the web series Horace and Pete. She was recently an executive producer on ITV’s Foreigners, and produced the feature film Half of it starring Anthony Bregman of Likely Story for Netflix, written and directed by Alice Wu. Breard also just completed the Untitled Paul Simms pilot for FX directed by Jonathan Krisel.
Above Average is known for working with top comedians, screenwriters and directors such as SNLby Leslie Jones, John Cena, Bryan Tucker, Deb Kaplan and Harry Elfont, Chioke Nassor and Katie Rich. The digital entertainment company produced the half-hour comedy Lisa on demand, several WarnerMedia cable series, several NBCU Digital Labs shows, and many award-winning digital series. Above Average and Ms. Breard are headquartered in New York City, but will continue to work in Los Angeles and around the world.
Said Marc Lieberman, President, Above Average Productions: âWe are seeing a huge demand from linear and streaming platforms for first-class, creator-driven production services. We are fortunate to have found a partner in Blair, one of the industry‘s most respected and valued producers, who aligns with Above Average’s philosophy of putting creativity and talent at the core. foreground.
Breard said, âTogether with Marc and the Above Average team, we are creating a full-service production service offering that combines creative and physical production, and positions talent for success. We’re excited to offer a practical, focused approach that creates compelling content without compromising on quality. “