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What Is An Executive Producer?

What Is An Executive Producer?   In many ways, television production departs greatly from the formula for filmmaking, as do the job functions associated with certain titles. On a television series, the executive producer may […]

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What is a Line Producer?

What is a Line Producer?   Expenditures on every film or television production are divided in two segments: above the line and below the line. Above the line refers to writers, producers, directors, and actors (including extras). […]

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What is a Unit Production Manager?

The role of a unit production manager is similar to that of a line producer, in that the UPM is hired by the producer during preproduction to oversee the budget and scheduling of a film or television show through the […]

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What does a Location Manager do?

What does a Location Manager do? A Location Manager finds and obtains permission to use set locations for film projects, and serves as the face of the movie to the community surrounding the set. Your […]

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So You Want to Be a Comic Artist?

So You Want to Be a Comic Artist? Learn To Draw The Marvel Way… Whether it’s a web comic, comic book, or graphic novel, the artists of the comic world have a variety of roles […]

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Production Assistant Career Profile

Production Assistant Career Profile The production assistant or PA position is an entry level opening on a film or television set. The production assistant does just about anything and everything, from getting coffee to making script copies to shuttling […]

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Now casting: ‘The Originals’ seeking extras

Now casting: ‘The Originals’ seeking extras First Published in the AJC – Mary Caldwell ‘The Originals’  Now casting: ‘The Originals’ seeking extras The CW series, which is a spinoff of “The Vampire Diaries,” has been picked up for […]