Executive Producer Steve Berkowitz has been producing unscripted television for over 15 years. Listen as he reveals some of the most interesting stories from behind the scenes of some of your favorite reality show franchises as well as interviewing guests from across all sides of reality television production and development.
HGTV Exec Loren Ruch Talks Finding New Talent, Working with the Bradys, and Home Renovation Ratings Success
LOREN RUCH, the Group Senior Vice President of Production & Development for HGTV, joins "No Script, No Problem" to talk about HGTV's ratings success, the evolution of their programming, the type of talent they look for, the keys to great home renovation shows, and what fans of HGTV can expect in the near future.
The Business of Reality TV with Asylum's Ryann Lauckner
RYANN LAUCKNER, the President & Chief Strategy Officer at Asylum Entertainment Group, joins "No Script, No Problem" to talk about the rapidly changing landscape of the unscripted business and how she is helping her company adapt to some of the new problems we face.
Producer Eric Evangelista Talks TLC's "Return to Amish," Netflix's "Deaf U," and Keys to Pitching Shows
Producer and show creator Eric Evangelista, the co-president of Hot Snakes Media with his wife, Shannon, joins the podcast to talk about some of their terrific series like Breaking Amish, Extinct or Alive, and now Deaf U on Netflix.
Alex Baskin Talks the Evolution of the Docu-Soap
Evolution Media Co-President Alex Baskin discusses the art of the docu-soap genre and pulls the curtain back on some of the company's smash hits, like Bravo's "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills," "The Real Housewives of Orange County," "Vanderpump Rules," E's "Botched," and MTV's "The Hills: New Beginnings".
Ugly Brother's Tim Duffy Talks Top Elf, Life After Spike, Working with Family, and Mindfulness
Veteran producer and development executive Tim Duffy, the Co-President of Ugly Brother Studios, discusses how he handles the stress of reality TV, how his company is working in the pandemic, what it's like teaming up with his twin brother, and what we can expect from their hit Nickelodeon show, Top Elf.
Lifetime EVP Gena McCarthy Talks Surviving Jeffrey Epstein, Married at First Sight and Swipe Swap
Lifetime network head of unscripted programming Gena McCarthy joins the show to talk about their powerful docu-series "Surviving Jeffrey Epstein" and their hit relationship series, "Married at First Sight," and how she's able to make both work as part of the Lifetime brand.