As an AD in the busy production world of New York, no one gets more out of less than Doug Torres.
Associate Director Kathy Fortine likens her job on Jimmy Kimmel Live! to an air traffic controller. “I have to make sure the landing gear is down, the lights are on, and the runway is clear.”
New York-based Julie Bloom says her favorite part of being a 1st AD is visiting places she’s never been.
Second AD Tony Eng discusses how his experiences being a DGA trainee on ER helped pave the way to working on such diverse TV shows as Liv and Maddie and How to Get Away with Murder.
From Radio City Music Hall to the Oscars to Peter Pan Live!, Stage Manager Lynn Finkel discusses the excitement and pressure of working in live television.