Autograph is an NFT platform co-founded by American Football champion Tom Brady. He has signed a partnership with entertainment company Lionsgate and sports betting firm DraftKings.
Brady’s platform has also signed exclusive; multiyear NFT deals with fellow iconic sports stars Tiger Woods, Wayne Gretzky, Derek Jeter, Naomi Osaka, and Tony Hawk, who will join Autograph’s advisory board.
The platform will reportedly also produce NFTs featuring Brady, the seven-time Super Bowl winner. With an official NFT launch slated for later this summer. DraftKings marketplace will sell all the Sport-related officially licensed Autograph NFT content, according to an announcement Wednesday.
“Autograph brings users closer to the world’s most legendary sports and entertainment icons by working hand in hand with our partners to co-produce exclusive digital collections and experiences that can’t be found anywhere else,” said co-founder and CEO of Autographs Dillon Rosenblatt.
Lionsgate will launch Autograph’s entertainment vertical with several iconic film and television properties. Autograph will launch Lionsgate digital collectible content, featuring NFTs focused on film franchises. For example, “John wick,” “The Twilight saga” and “Dirty Dancing,” as well as the acclaimed TV series “Mad Men.”
The start-up is based in Los Angeles and currently hiring for various roles, including director of engineering, creative directors, and head of user experience and design.