What Does A Line Producer Do?

Pretty much every thing. 1.  Designs and writes the production schedule 2.  Writes a budget based on the creative and the schedule 3.  Obtains insurance for the production 4.  Hires all personnel...

Being in TV

There are several essential ingredients you’ll need to make it in television production.  A certain somethin’somethin’ you must have that makes you  stick-to-it no matter what. ...

Plan, plan, plan

If you over spend when you’re shooting and plan to make it up in post – to that I say  – WTF? Because it’s NEVAH gonna happen.  You don’t make money as you move along...

Best Book Trailer I’ve Seen

I produce TV and I write book reviews for Barnes and Noble, and I understand what goes into production and what it takes to make a video about a book. It’s not easy; in fact, counting cars as they...

Phrases Producers Don’t Like

The phrases “no worries” and “it’s all good” are bantered around a lot.  I mean A LOT.  I was on a recent production and I must have heard it said at least 50 times in one day, every day...

TV is trying to trim the fat

Less you think TV is all doctor shows, crime dramas, and reality fluff – there are some television shows that are attempting to make a difference. The new reality direction is aimed at childhood...