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Hollywood Crews Are Whispering About Set Safety as Production Ramps Up

One of my first days back on a TV set after pandemic shutdowns didn’t turn out as planned. On a summer morning, I arrived around 7 a.m. for the filming of a reality lifestyle show where I was working as a field producer. The plan was to demo a home, but simmering tensions involving the […]

Reality TV’s Overburdened, and Underrepresented, Workforce (Guest Column)

Story producers, most of whom are freelancers without union protections, are leaned on for many of the unheralded editing tasks on unscripted formats — an increasingly unsustainable setup.