Dear Diary: I woke up this morning and decided – new day – new me. I was going to be nice if it strained the last ounce of sanity I possessed. But bam. No sooner do I walk into the office then I discover the production “Fairy...

Show Runner:  “We really need the special light for this round of shooting.” Line Producer:  “Why? I’m not saying no, I just need to understand why before I can allocate $350/day for something  that was never discussed or budgeted for.” Show Runner:  “Yeah, well, the DP says...

Line Producer’s live and die by the Boy Scout’s motto – “Be Prepared”.  The only thing I’d add is “Be Prepared for EVERYTHING, cause anything can and will happen on a production. Whether you’re on location, in the studio or sitting at your desk prepping for...

I’m convinced a secret closet exists in every production company from NY to Los Angeles.  A closet that not only glows in the dark, but likely pulsates and magically replenishes itself daily. This mystical closet I’m speaking of contains thousands and thousands of only one item. ...

In the unscripted world of television, what does a Line Producer do?  That’s the man or woman who is responsible for creating the series budget, creating the schedule, handling all insurances, determining the risk assessment for the series, hiring the crew, managing the crew, ensuring...