— ESPN PR (@ESPNPR) July 29, 2021
EDITOR’S NOTE: Linda Schulz is a coordinating producer for ESPN, main efforts throughout males’s school basketball, NBA Draft, NIT, and different sports activities properties.
BROOKLYN, N.Y. – The NBA Draft is again. After a one-year hiatus from the in-person occasion, ESPN crews are locked in as we put together for the 2021 NBA Draft introduced by State Farm, completely on ESPN AND, for the primary time ever, ABC (tonight, 8 p.m. ET).
We return to Barclays Middle, the place we anticipate appearances from 20 prospects and stands stuffed with followers as we rejoice the achievements of so many unimaginable athletes.
On ESPN, led by producer Brian Boyle, director Jeff Nelson and coordinating producer Kim Belton, protection will embody in-depth information, participant evaluation and staff wants.
Our ESPN telecast might be hosted by Rece Davis, alongside Jay Bilas, Mike Schmitz, and contributions from Kendrick Perkins, Rachel Nichols, Richard Jefferson and Bobby Marks. And, in fact, the draft wouldn’t be full with out the breaking information from Senior NBA Insider, Adrian Wojnarowski.
— ABC (@ABCNetwork) July 26, 2021
ABC protection, led by producer Eric Mosley, director Rodney Perez and coordinating producer Baron Miller, might be anchored by Kevin Negandhi, who might be joined by Jalen Rose and Chiney Ogwumike, with Malika Andrews dealing with all participant, household and pal interviews. ABC might be the place we embrace the gamers feelings, journey to this evening and produce new backstage entry to a broader viewers.
Miles Brown, actor/rapper/dancer and star of ABC’s black-ish, will function our ABC Draft Correspondent, offering behind-the-scenes entry and interviews for the telecast, together with a crimson carpet interview with projected first general decide Cade Cunningham.
This 12 months’s present open is offered by the CCU staff, Aimee Stokes, Rico Labbe, Oliva Powers, Emmie Polinchock, Kathryn Davidson and Melissa Rule. The tease is a high-tech animation world created by Miguel Oldenburg and edited by Justin Belcher. Will probably be scored with authentic music from rapper Benny ‘the butcher’ (Roc Nation), embracing throwback rap fashion with an early 2000s occasion vibe.
All through the evening, our staff will make the most of 50 whole cameras (9 robotic, 13 RF, 2 RF Steadicams, 5 jibs (digital), a 2-point cable digicam and one 8K shallow depth-of-field digicam). Our operations staff, led by Michael Foss, Steve Carter, Jack Coffey, Jim Munn, Kevin Wendling, Brittany Dippolito, Kelsey Hahn and Jayne Bonn – additionally confirmed that there have been 1,360 items of apparatus shipped in for the occasion.
https://www.espnfrontrow.com/2021/07/executive-voice-coordinating-producer-linda-schulz-previews-nba-draft-production-tonight-on-espn-and-abc/ | Government Voice: Coordinating Producer Linda Schulz Previews NBA Draft Manufacturing Tonight On ESPN And ABC