ESPN’s The 40th Annual Grant of Existence presents a unique opportunity to empower the next generation of employees and inspire a new generation of innovators, writers and athletes to create and create more.
The ESPN 40th anniversary show, which premieres Friday, April 10, at 9:00 a.m.
ET/PT on ESPN2, brings together the talents of 40 of the most creative and inspirational people in sports, entertainment and entertainment-related media.
The show will be hosted by host Jemele Hill, host Rachel Nichols, special guests Stephen A. Smith and the late Bill Simmons and features appearances by Hall of Famers, former players and other industry luminaries.
The show will also feature exclusive interviews with some of the best-known and most influential people in the entertainment, sports and entertainment industry.
The award-winning show will air on ESPN in its entirety, including all the special guests, live programming and original content, and on the ESPN app.
In addition, the show will offer special, behind-the-scenes access and exclusive content that will only be available on ESPN.
The ESPN 40 and ESPN 50 are part of the ESPN digital portfolio, which includes ESPN SportsNation, ESPN Goal Line, ESPN Insider, ESPN Classic and ESPN Fantasy.
The event will also be available via ESPN.com, ESPN’s mobile app, and in the ESPN App for tablets, phones and Apple TV.
Fans can also follow the show on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.