Career Questions tagged Television

Jonathan D.’s Avatar
Jonathan D. Dec 04, 2019 71 views

What is a regular day like for a television company employee

I want to go to VCUarts and do the cinema program to hopefully work for a television or movie company. #career #television...

#movie

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Jordan S. Sep 24, 2019 103 views

As a radio or television announcer, could you describe one of your typical workdays?

Could you describe one of your typical workdays? What skills are required in your position on a day-to-day basis? What parts of your job do you find most challenging? What do find most enjoyable? Are there any negatives to your job? How many hours do you work in a typical week? Which...

#career #television #job #job-search #radio

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Noah K. Sep 26, 2019 74 views

What type of film makers are more reliable to make an income?

I want to make documentaries but i feel like that isn't a reliable way to find work. #film #art #education...

#television

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Noah K. Sep 23, 2019 92 views

What is a typical workday like for a Film Production

I'm in Audio/Video Production for my High school and wanted to know if i keep following this path would it be a struggle finding work. #film #television #education...

#college

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Damonte B. Dec 02, 2018 175 views

what type of responsibilities does someone in film editing hold?

How hard are these responsiblities? Do any of these responsibilities hold more importance then another? #film #movies #editing #film-editing #performing-arts # #television...

#production

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Dafne T. Jul 02, 2019 99 views

What are the requirements for a television host?

The position I want is based on being a host of a show or reality show #tv #television...

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Genevieve B. Aug 30, 2018 236 views

What are the best schools for majoring in film/cinematography production?

What schools would be best suited for this major? Are there certain schools that have an advantage over others? Would you immediately be able to work in the film industry following graduation and earning your degree? #majors #film #film-production #cinematography #film-schools #film-acting...

#television

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Genevieve B. Aug 30, 2018 758 views

How hard is it to get a job in the film industry?

I want to work in the film industry as a screenwriter and on the set of movies and in the future after I've gained more experience I would eventually like to become a director. How hard is it getting jobs in this field? #film #film-acting #film-acting #film-editing #television #movies...

#cinematography #production

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Ana G. Aug 28, 2018 164 views

How can I stand out in the competitive world of filmmaking and its environment?

It is a very competitive field in which there are many people but not everyone succeeds, As an international female student how can a stand out from the rest? #film #directing #nyu...

#television

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Desiree C. Aug 27, 2018 203 views
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Brenan B. Jul 19, 2018 183 views
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Alex H. Apr 04, 2018 275 views

Do i need to go to a preforming arts school to be more successful as an actor?

For as long as i can remember i wanted to be an actor, I've done auditions before, been in plays and felt really good about myself. Now that I'm close to becoming a senior i'm not sure what to do with my future in college. So what i'm asking is, is it a step that i need to take to be a Film...

#television #acting #musical-theatre #film-acting #nyu #theatre

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Ashton C. Oct 25, 2017 478 views

What jobs should I be looking for as a recent Radio, Television, & Film graduate?

I will be graduating from San Jose State University in December and I'm currently job searching. My ideal job would be working on a set of a known studio such as HBO, NBC, or Netflix, producing content but it seems these companies don't have any entry-level jobs. What kind of jobs should I be...

#television #entertainment #radio #music

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Ahmad L. May 17, 2016 629 views

What do I need to do right now dealing with sports to help me push to become a sports broadcaster?

What do i need to do right now dealing with sports to help me push to become a sports broadcaster. #teacher #sports #broadcast #espn #university-of-florida #athletics #broadcast-media #college...

#television

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Dylan W. Oct 12, 2017 331 views

What can I do to start my career?

I want to become a writer for Netflix, and I want to know the steps it takes to achieve my dream #netflix #writer #screenwriting #film #film-production #television...

#television-production

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sindhu C. May 03, 2016 692 views

How do I become a program anchor?

i have completed 10th std in India, and I am interested in anchoring. #program #anchor #media #television #career...

#career-counseling

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Rita V. Sep 28, 2017 311 views

If you want to work with animation and developing a cartoon TV show do you have to take different art classes that require you to draw realistically?

My dream is to have my own cartoon show one day but I am only capable of drawing cartoons, I struggle when my teachers assigns me to draw realistically. #animation #cartooning #tvshow #television #artist...

#drawing

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Audrey L. May 27, 2016 891 views

How important is attending film school in boosting one's chance of breaking into the film/television industry? I've heard debates on both sides but am still undecided as to whether it is a good investment.

I have been accepted into a prestigious film school that will require me and my parents to take on loans in order to meet the half of the tuition/board. Would it be better to major in a more lucrative area and try to do film on the side? I already have had experience in screenwriting,...

#film #television #undecided

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Marcos M. May 19, 2016 670 views

Does getting a degree in Photography branch out into usable skills like videography?

I am wondering what my options are with a one-dimensional degree to branch out into other fields like mass communications or the movie industry. #film #television #videography #movie-production #personal-development...

#career-details

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Caleb G. May 10, 2016 500 views

Broadcaster salary?

How much do u get paid for it? #television #broadcast-media #people...

#financial-planning

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Emily C. May 21, 2016 551 views

What one essential skill do you feel every music supervisor should have?

I am an aspiring music supervisor and, because the field is so unique, education options to prepare me are limited. I have taken a film music class but I would like to hear from experts what they really look for in these individuals and what might help me stand apart from others in my field....

#film #television #personal-development #music

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Ben L. Aug 11, 2016 519 views

What does it take to be on the marketing team on ESPN?

I am a college student interested in pursuing a career in marketing and I love sports! ESPN seems like it would be a great fit for me. Can somebody give some insights? I would love to hear from someone who works there! #college #sports #television #sports-marketing #espn...

#sport-network

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ethel A. Aug 22, 2016 612 views

How likely is it to be a sports commentator?

i have always wanted to be one but i would like to know the likelihood of pursuing that career. #sports #television #sports-journalism...

#sports-broadcasting

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Taylor S. Aug 13, 2016 652 views

What are other job options for me if I don't make it as a field reporter?

If I want to become a sports news anchor (on the field at games), what are some other jobs you think I should consider? I heard that there are a lot of options in this field but I'm not sure how to learn what they are or learn about what exactly they do and how it relates to a reporter's...

#espn #reporter #television #broadcast-media #sports

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Taylor S. Aug 13, 2016 683 views

What did your path to becoming a field sports newscaster/reporter look like?

I think it would be super fun to be on the field of professional sports games and interview the coaches, players, and others. What does it take to get into sports reporting? I'm interested to hear what your path looked like and whether you have advice for young people like me about how best to...

#espn #television #broadcast-media #sports #sports-broadcasting

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Audrey L. May 27, 2016 494 views

Which city do you think is the best for a new graduate with a BFA in Film/TV production to begin her career--LA or NYC? I am interested in writing for television as well as making independent films one day.

I have been accepted to a prestigious film school within a major university in NY. I am thinking ahead to summer internships and post-graduation. I know LA is considered the entertainment capital of the world and I'd love to live there for a while. However, I heard that it is incredibly...

#film #career-plan #television

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mallory G. May 27, 2016 523 views

How can I find grant funding to develop a short film?

Theater is my major and I would like to combine my love for acting and travel into a short film. #film #television...

#theater

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Malcolm H. May 26, 2016 412 views

Is having a sense of moral accountability important in the entertainment industry?

With the many movies, tv movies, and social media we often times see artist conforming to the negative ways of society. I know that it may not be intentional but a lot of times artist and celebrities do things that aren't exactly moral in order to keep the fame #photography #theatre #actor...

#television #model #singer #films #radio

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Allison B. May 23, 2016 488 views

How competitive is the TV field?

Because I wish to pursue a career in TV field and I feel like I should become aware of what exactly I am getting into and the chances of me succeeding and failing. #sports #football #television #television-production...

#television-producer

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Allison B. May 23, 2016 496 views

what do employers look for when it comes to hiring a director/producer?

I want to be an NFL director/producer and I feel that I should probably have a background that impresses a employer. #television #director #producer #employer-relations #tv-production...

#television-producer

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Ashley M. May 21, 2016 695 views

What's one good piece of advice you'd give to an actor to be successful during college?

I feel like I don't know enough about what it takes to succeed college as an actor. I want to be successful in and out of college. Actors have a hard road ahead of them but it would be great to know the best things for the actor to do to achieve both professional and personal success. Thank...

#actor #television #college #film-acting #film #theatre #college-major

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Monique B. May 21, 2016 716 views

Considering my major is broadcast journalism I only need two years of college, if I want to attend college all four years is that bad?

I believe knowledge is power the more the better. I also feel like me being more educated would land me a job quicker once I graduate. #journalism #television #broadcast-media...

#radio-broadcasting

Akhil K.’s Avatar
Akhil K. May 19, 2016 544 views

which degree is apt to become a news reader?

Hi,I would like to pursue a career as News reader,So planning to do my Bachelors in mass communication,would like to know am I in the right track. #television #oral-communication...

#newspaper-reporting

Jocelyn C.’s Avatar
Jocelyn C. May 19, 2016 873 views

How many career paths are there within film or television production major?

I have a passion for television and film and am planning to focus mostly on cinematography but realistically speaking, which branch within this major is more likely so ensure a job? Writing, producing, editing, networking? #film #television #cinematography #film-editing #tv-production...

#film-producer

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Jocelyn C. May 19, 2016 625 views

Any advice for someone who is planning to major in film?

I have recently decided to major in film production but I continuously receive comments about the competitiveness within the film industry especially for women, at times this makes me second guess my major. Is there any advice or information I should know before I take this on? #film...

#director #television #cinematography #producer

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Jaslene S. May 18, 2016 476 views

What is a specific major for acting, directing, and writing for theater & television

I want to major in all of the things above when I go to college 🤓 #writing #english #actor #television #theater...

#directing

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Emma-ly S. Mar 24, 2015 3310 views

What is a typical day for a Media producer?

I want to go into film or television production and I would like to know of the challenges and satisfactorily within the day in the life of a film or television producer. #film #television #media #producer...

#media-production

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Gabriela C. May 17, 2016 719 views

What is the best way to involve yourself in the world of cinematography?

The field of film is one with many hardships and competition, which is why I would like to know what is the real way aside from having your own talent and creativity to actually immerse yourself inside this hard and complex world. #film #entertainment #television #cinematography #cinema...

#competition

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Hunter A. May 17, 2016 529 views

What is the best way to begin searching for internships?

Majoring in film, wondering how I should begin to go about looking for internships? #film #television #media #radio...

#production

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Gabrielle P. May 16, 2016 445 views

What type of jobs are available for a film studies major after graduating?

I'm majoring in film and I'm interested in being a screenwriter or director. #film...

#television

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Gabrielle P. May 16, 2016 665 views

How difficult is it to obtain a major in film and media?

I'm majoring in film studies. #film...

#television

alisha H.’s Avatar
alisha H. May 14, 2016 877 views
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Calvin K. May 13, 2016 643 views

Is a performing arts degree going to help me make it as an actor?

I've always been interested in being involved in film and television, but will a performing arts degree bring me any closer to that? I've heard those stories again and again about actors never taking a performing arts degree and yet they are able to get a break into acting. Is a performing arts...

#actor #television #film-acting #acting #performing-arts

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Brandon K. Jan 20, 2016 656 views
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Bitota M. Jun 26, 2015 4121 views

What should you major in if you want to be a T.V Show Host or an on air personality?

I am asking this question because I am really interested in going into a career within these fields and I want to prepare myself in college. Thank you for listening! Hope you have a great day. #college #communications #communication #television #broadcast-television...

#telecommunications