Get on TV!: The Insider's Guide to Pitching the Producers and Promoting Yourself

Get on TV!: The Insider's Guide to Pitching the Producers and Promoting Yourself

by Jacquie Jordan
     
 

Inside advice on the hardest PR to get.See more details below

Overview

Inside advice on the hardest PR to get.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781402205910
Publisher:
Sourcebooks
Publication date:
01/01/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
1,258,940
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.64(d)

Meet the Author

Jacquie Jordan has been involved in booking, supervising, or producing as many as 10,000+ television guests. Her credits include a full season at Donny & Marie, Maury, Geraldo, and The Montel Williams Show.
Currently, she is co-executive producer for AMC's new show, Sunday Morning Shootout. Jacquie is a successful national seminar leader and trainer. Her innovative and informative seminars to corporations, such as "Getting Your Idea, Product, or Story on TV," have been recognized by the industry.
For more information and contact info, visit www.JacquieJordan.com.

Table of Contents

Foreword by Donny Osmond.....................................................................ix

Introduction.....................................................................................................1

Chapter 1: Behind the Scenes of TV........................................................3

Chapter 2: Who Is Making the Decisions?................................................9

Chapter 3: Pitches, Hooks, and Branding: Who Are You?....................31

Chapter 4: Building a Solid Platform.........................................................49

Chapter 5: Press Kits and Show Reels:
The Importance of Tape and Materials ................................................65

Chapter 6: Space: The Final Frontier...What Show is Right for You?...97

Chapter 7: The Art of Pitching and the Secret to a Successful TV Career....................................................................111

Chapter 8: Learning the Lingo: Speak the Language of a TV Producer......................................................................................33

Chapter 9: Booked, Bumped, or Cancelled:
What to Do and How to Behave .........................................................161

Chapter 10: It's Showtime: How to Float "On Air"..................................175

Chapter 11: Getting Real on Reality TV..................................................197

Epilogue.........................................................................................................207

Appendix: The Big List................................................................................209

Appendix: Consent and Release Form.....................................................233

Index ..............................................................................................................237

About the Author...........................................................................................245

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