Rachel Brosnahan’s Scrap Paper Pictures Promotes Russell Kahn (EXCLUSIVE)

Scrap Paper Pictures also has the comedy series "Am I There Yet?" in the works at Amazon.” /> Upcoming, Brosnahan is set to executive produce and star in "The Switch," a comedic drama based on Beth O'Leary's novel of the same name, with Amblin Partners.
"It is a privilege to work with and learn from Rachel and Paige, and I'm thrilled to continue our collaboration in this new capacity." "Rachel and Scrap Paper Pictures are committed to an entertainment ecosystem that lifts authentic voices and champions risk-taking creatives," Kahn said.
Brosnahan, the Emmy- and SAG Award-winning star of "The Marvelous Mrs. Scrap Paper Pictures develops and produces film, television, theater and digital content across all genres. Maisel," launched the company with the mission to celebrate bold and dynamic artists both behind and in front of the camera.
Scrap Paper Pictures, founded by Rachel Brosnahan, has promoted Russell Kahn to creative executive. In his new role, Kahn will work alongside Paige Simpson, Scrap Paper Pictures' head of development.
As an independent producer, Kahn co-founded the multi-platform storytelling hub "Voyeur," which has produced immersive experiences, commercial content and short narrative work that has premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival, Raindance Film Festival and Outfest, among other high-profile events. A graduate of Northwestern University, Kahn started his career at CAA in the motion picture literary department, before moving to the agency's theater department in New York.
"I’m grateful and excited to start this new chapter of Scrap Paper Pictures alongside him." "Russell is a fiercely intelligent, passionate and generous collaborator who has his finger on the pulse of a new generation of talented artists," Brosnahan tells Variety, announcing Kahn's promotion.
Kahn first joined the production banner in an assistant role, helping to maintain the company's initial development slate.
Most recently, the company executive produced the all-female comedy special "Yearly Departed," which debuted in December 2020 on Amazon Prime Video. In 2019, Brosnahan and Scrap Paper Pictures inked a first-look deal with Amazon Studios to develop projects under the production banner. Brosnahan also produced and starred in the Amazon Original feature film "I'm Your Woman," from writer-director Julia Hart. The special was nominated for a Writers Guild Award and an Art Directors Guild Award.

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