Author Rob Hill Sr. & Lately Early Productions Announce Digital Series "Head in the Game" Talking with Aspirational Men, on New Streaming Platform Identifi

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Rob Hill Sr. Dives Deep to Uncover the Tools and Disciplines of Prominent Entertainers and Athletes that Allows them to Maintain Strength & Balance, in the Pursuit of their Professional and Personal Goals.

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In the first season of Head In The Game, Rob Hill Sr. dives into the formula of successful men, uncovering the methods that keep them on the journey to excellence. Viewers will be given access to the structure and tools that aspirational men apply day in and day out. Guests Bobby Wagner, Tim Anderson, Mack Wilds, Steelo Brim, Chaka Zulu, Dahntay Jones, Spank Horton, Sarunas Jackson and more discuss everything from morning routine to what they look for in their life partners.

In these intimate conversations, Rob follows the story arc of each individual’s personal development, extracting the origins of self-discipline, determination and purpose.

Rob Hill Sr. will identify the hurdles that aspirational Black men encounter, and how they formulaically use setbacks as opportunities for personal growth. Viewers will get simple tips on how to develop the mental toughness necessary to thrive through challenges, as well as recommended readings and how to build a winning team. From athletes, actors to business executives, Rob Hill Sr. gets into the minds of men to share all that they’ve learned on their path to achievement so fans can share in their secrets to success and fulfilment.

Guests this season, including but not limited to, are:

  • Bobby Wagner, a father, Wagner was drafted in the 2nd round of the 2012 NFL draft by the Seattle Seahawks. He helped the team win a Super Bowl in 2014, and has been selected to the Pro Bowl seven times. Wagner is also well documented for handling his own contract negotiations. In 2019 he was nominated as an NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year.
  • Tim Anderson, husband and father, was drafted in the 1st round of the 2013 MLB draft by the Chicago White Sox. He was the 2019 American League Batting champion. He founded a charity, Andersons’ League of Leaders, in his hometown of Tuscaloosa and the Southside of Chicago in response to black youths being disproportionately affected by gun violence.
  • Mack Wilds (Tristan Mack Wilds), a father, is a singer, actor and producer from Staten Island. He landed his breakout role of Michael on HBO’s The Wire in 2006. His debut album New York: A Love Story, was nominated for a Grammy in 2014.

Viewers can tune into episodes of Head In The Game from Rob’s newly launched ID on Identifi:
The official trailer can be viewed here:

Viewers can join the conversation on social media by using #Headinthegame and follow @RobHillSr on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for the latest updates, and @HeadinTheGameSeries on Instagram.
Head In the Game is produced for new streaming platform Identifi ( by Lately Early Productions. Rodney Rikai and Rob Hill Sr. Are Executive Producers.

About Rob Hill Sr.
Rob Hill Sr., affectionately known as the “Heart Healer,” is an author, a proud Navy veteran, and entrepreneur originally from Chesapeake, Virginia. Rob is highly regarded internationally as a speaker on relationships, purpose-filled living, and community organizing. His writing has become a staple in the lives of those ready to live with purpose, passion, and principle. As he says, “We are all one choice away from a completely different life.” His six books—About Something Real, For Single People, I Got You, Truce,     The Missing Piece, and     Hope For Love—and further information about this “spirit on a mission” are available at    

About Lately Early Productions
Lately Early Productions is a leading Creative Ideation and Production company focused on creating lifestyle content, unscripted and scripted, for multi-cultural millennial men. In addition to content ideation, Lately Early provides a platform for meaningful authentic discussions for modern men in everyday life. The company was created by award winning New Jersey native, Rodney Rikai.
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About Identifi

Identifi is a free OTT entertainment service designed with Creators at the heart of the experience. Identifi partners with Creators – from pro athletes to artists and cultural influencers – producing and distributing authentic and premium entertainment for a groundbreaking content service. The new platform and model restores power of the narrative and content to Creators for richer experiences with their fans. Identifi is the ultimate digital identity for Creators who are producing entertainment tailor made to Identifi with their fans.

Together… WE: ID.
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