Author Archives: Celine Geiger

Hollywood Jobs: Greg Rice, Video Game Developer

Hollywood Jobs: Greg Rice, Video Game Developer

Greg Rice is an Assistant Producer at Double Fine Productions, a video game production company, where he is “in charge of keeping game development teams productive.” His latest projects include Sesame Street: Once Upon A Monster and Trenched. He called me from his office in San Francisco to chat about what it’s like to play video games for a living, where he finds inspiration, and the direction the industry is headed. More »

Hollywood Jobs: Alicen Schneider, Music Supervisor

Hollywood Jobs: Alicen Schneider, Music Supervisor

Alicen Schneider is the Head of TV Music – Creative for NBC Universal Television; her most recent projects include NBC’s upcoming Grimm, USA’s Royal Pains, and Syfy’s Being Human. In between making playlists and burning mixes, she shared with me the scoop on the perks of her gig, what it means to music supervise, and the perfect song for wooing a cute boy. More »

Hollywood Jobs: Shawn Wilt, Line Producer

Hollywood Jobs: Shawn Wilt, Line Producer

Shawn Wilt is a Line Producer who has logged over a decade in production on shows such as 10 Things I Hate About You, Grounded For Life, and The Tracy Morgan Show. She called me from the set of her latest project, ABC Family’s Switched At Birth, to discuss all the twists and turns she took to get to where she is today, and how television really gets made. More »

Hollywood Jobs: Krissy Wall, Director of Development & Programming for OWN

Hollywood Jobs: Krissy Wall, Director of Development & Programming for OWN

Krissy Wall is Director, Development & Programming, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. She previously worked her way up through Ashton Kutcher’s Katalyst Media from receptionist to Director of Unscripted Development. After a brief stint freelance producing for Bethenny Frankel’s Bravo TV show Bethenny Getting Married?, Krissy joined the network in 2010, and has been growing ever since. More »